image for Outdoor Event item typeCarlisle Christmas Market at Carlisle City Centre

Christmas Event, from 23 Nov 2017, free entry

Carlisle Christmas Market (©D&H Photographers)

Carlisle Christmas Market (©D&H Photographers)


Carlisle Tourist Information Centre

01228 598596




An eleven-day Christmas Market will be held in Carlisle between Thursday 23 November and Sunday 3 December.

Organised by Carlisle City Council, the open-air market will be held in the city centre pedestrianised area and will be made up of local producers and businesses.

Around 30 stalls will make up the market each day. Stalls include: Bella Paella; Beyond Brave Vintage; Big Pan Cuisine; Brigston & Co; Cacao Co; Cake District & Little Scarf Comp; Candy Van; Carwinley Preserves; Chillikoko; Country Fare; Country Flavour; Countrystyle Fruit & Veg; Cumbrian Newspapers; David Phillips Photography; Edinburgh Outdoor Clothing; Fairy Sawdust; Goodbye Norma Jean; Hallsford Catering; Hallsford Farm Product; Highlander Country Clothing; Java Crafts; Jo’s Little People; Lakeland Fragrances; Lakeland Steaks; Mini Donut Pod; Ness Clothing; Pink Sheep Candyfloss; Scandic Foods; Something Precious; The Candy Bar; The Cocktail Bar; The Co Co Company; The Little Bakery; Carlisle Tourist Information Centre gifts including State Management merchandise; and TOATally.

A Made in Cumbria Farmers’ Market will also be taking part on Saturday 2 December.

Live entertainment will also be held on the following days:

There will also be entertainment on selected days, including:
Thursday 23 November - St Stephen’s Brass band: 18:30 – 19:30
Saturday 25 November - Flame Oz street entertainment: 13:30, 14:30 and 15:30
Thursday 30 November - Carlisle Youth Concert Band: 17:00 – 17:30 and 18:30 – 19:00
Saturday 2 December - Icicle Queens street entertainment: 13:00, 14:30 and 16:00.

Event details

Dates Times
Thu 23 Nov 2017 09:00 to 19:00
Fri 24 - Sat 25 Nov 2017 09:00 to 17:00
Sun 26 Nov 2017 11:00 to 16:00
Mon 27 - Wed 29 Nov 2017 09:00 to 17:00
Thu 30 Nov 2017 09:00 to 19:00
Fri 1 - Sat 2 Dec 2017 09:00 to 17:00
Sun 3 Dec 2017 11:00 to 16:00


Free entry

Events at this Venue



See location of Carlisle City Centre on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: NY 401559  Lat: 54.89429 Long: -2.93544