Cornwall's Christmas Markets

Christmas Markets in Cornwall

If you’re looking for inspiration for your seasonal shopping, where better to start than Cornwall’s Christmas markets…


7th-8th November - Cornwall Macmillan Christmas Fair, Eden Project

Cornwall's biggest and brightest Christmas Fair is back this November, raising vital funds for Cornwall's cancer patients. Taking place at the Eden Project on Thursday 8th November, with the Preview & Shopping Evening on Wednesday 7th November. The festive fair will take place between the two big biomes and there will be a range of Christmas gifts to suit every budget, as well as treats from local food producers.

30th Nov- 2nd Dec - Fowey Christmas Market

Fowey comes alive with the spirit of Christmas, hosting a fantastic market of local products from photography and food to affordable stocking fillers. The market takes place throughout the town centre with festive activities and shopping opportunities.  Its main draw being the Christmas Markets on Town Quay, Albert Quay, Webb Street and the Town Hall. There is also a new location at the Leisure Centre this year.



6th-9th December - Padstow Christmas Festival

Nestled on the edge of Padstow’s pretty harbour, where fishing boats twinkle under fairy lights, this is a Christmas market with a foodie twist. Not only can you get your hands on Cornwall’s finest foodstuffs from hand-made chocolates to chutneys, there will also be also chef demos. And it’s not all about food – there’s an array of presents to choose from including wooden toys, art, decorations and clothing.



8th-9th December - Mount Edgcumbe Christmas Fayre

Set in the grounds of Mt Edgcumbe County Park in south east Cornwall, the fayre will feature inspirational cookery demonstrations from leading west country chefs, local produce and craft and gift stalls.  Roam around the parkland, the craft workshops and  enjoy entertainment and Christmas carolling



28th Nov-28th Dec – Truro Made in Cornwall Christmas Fayre

Lemon Quay Plazza in Truro promises to be filled with quality festive treats and gorgeous gifts, all totaly unique to Cornwall. Over 90 local traders, all awarded a Made in Cornwall status will encapsulate the spirit of winter magic and Christmas festivities. If you’re having problems organising Christmas and are looking for something that little bit different for your friends and family, then look no further! There is something at the fair to suit all pockets - the only trouble you might have is choosing from the wonderful selection of goodies on offer!



24th-25th November - Bedruthan Christmas Fair

Bedruthan Hotel's Christmas Fair is back featuring some of the most talented craftspeople and artisan makers from around the south west. Three levels of stalls including contemporary craft, art, ceramics, illustration, homewares, textiles, decor, gifts, fashion, jewellery, accessories and food and drink – there really is something for everyone.



1st-2nd December - The Alternative Christmas Present Show

Go underground this Christmas at Carnglaze Caverns near Liskeard and discover something different. The stalls range from minerals and fossils to local crafts from all over the South West. So whether you are looking for Christmas treats for the family or unusual presents for that special someone,  come along and have a look!



1st-2nd December - Flambards Christmas Fayre

Flambards once again hosts its wonderful annual Christmas Fayre, a festive and family-friendly event, combining the magic of Christmas with the perfect opportunity to choose some great gifts and treats. The Fayre will be brimming with local gifts and goodies – a host of fantastic stalls found in various venues within the park, including the Entertainment Venue, the Cafe area, the Victorian Village and Britain in the Blitz where you can wander around the stunning exhibitions.



30th Nov-2nd Dec- Etsy St Ives Christmas Fair

A modern Christmas fair with an Arctic eco-theme to highlight the problems of climate change and plastic in our oceans. 40 stalls will be selling everything from Chocolate to Ceramics. A pop up deli cafe and live music will keep you occupied while not shopping...