As expected, the eighth Harrogate Christmas Market was another roaring success! This distinctive, four-day event is diminutive compared to most Christmas markets, yet manages to attract repeat visitors from across the UK. It’s estimated that between 14th to 17th November, 80,000 people came to our town and to Montpellier Stray to enjoy the event. But […]Read More Why Harrogate Christmas Market Won the Hearts of Thousands and Will Win Yours in 2020
Let’s be honest; most of us love a Christmas Market. It’s the combination of twinkly lights, rows of stalls selling unique gifts, festive music, enticing aromas from the food sellers, and of course mulled wine that make these events so compelling. But all Christmas Markets are not the same. Many are continental themed, with vast […]Read More Five Benefits of Harrogate Christmas Market That May Surprise You
The sixth Harrogate Christmas Market was undoubtedly the most successful so far. From the estimated 75,000 visitors (up 25% from 2016), to the wonderful selection of stalls, this year has proved that our not-for-profit Christmas market with a Yorkshire flavour has a very wide appeal. Great excitement surrounded the opening on Thursday, 16th November, as […]Read More Best Year Yet for Harrogate Christmas Market 2017
Thursday, 16th November 2017 saw the grand opening of the immensely popular Harrogate Christmas Market. This four-day market with a Yorkshire flavour, now in its sixth year, is run by volunteers on a not-for-profit basis. It all started at 10am The eagerly-awaited market began when Father Christmas and The Worshipful the Mayor of Harrogate Cllr […]Read More Magical Start to Harrogate Christmas Market 2017
In just three days’ time, Harrogate officially ushers in the 2017 Christmas season with two ridiculously festive events: The Harrogate Christmas Market, which runs from Thursday, 16th November to Sunday, 19th November, and The Harrogate Christmas Lights Big Switch On, which takes place from 4pm-6pm on Thursday, 16th November. Harrogate Christmas Market The Harrogate Christmas […]Read More The Harrogate at Christmas Season Starts Thursday, 16th November 2017
Christmas markets are held all over the UK, with visitors flocking to enjoy these festive events. Harrogate Christmas Market has been running since 2012 and attracts 75,000 visitors over four days, which is quite an achievement for a smaller outdoor event. Here are five reasons why Harrogate Christmas Market rocks. 1. It’s a Christmas market […]Read More Five Reasons Why Harrogate Christmas Market Rocks
Local businesses and stallholders were asked what they thought of the 2016 Harrogate Christmas Market.Read More They Said What About Harrogate Christmas Market?
The story of Kerry Gate and how she came to publish her father’s Christmas story is both touching and uplifting.Read More The True Spirit of Christmas