Kent's Christmas Markets

Discover favourite festive finds at Christmas markets all across Kent this year, with handmade gifts, tasty treats for the table, and a glass or two of mulled wine or cider while you seek out those stocking fillers. Here you'll find gift ideas and inspiration for even the trickiest loved ones on your Christmas list, all while enjoying the twinkling lights, decorations and festive cheer of a traditional Christmas market. Whether you're looking for gift ideas and inspiration or something to kick start the celebrations, start the Christmas shopping with a sparkle and get into the festive spirit at one Kent's Christmas markets. 

Leeds Castle Christmas Market

Wrap up warm and make a day out of the shopping with a visit to Leeds Castle this Christmas. Stroll through the frosted grounds and discover stalls of handmade crafts, locally-sourced food and drink and decorations fit for St Nicholas himself. Once the Christmas shopping is all wrapped up, visit the reindeer and view the magical grounds from high up on traditional fairground rides. 

Christmas Market at Belmont House and Gardens

Belmont House and Gardens has been given a festive makeover this season! Browse the two day market with a variety of stalls of locally made presents and Christmas treats. Set in the stunning gardens, the Christmas market will be the perfect chance to tackle those stocking fillers and treat yourself to a few festive delights along the way. 

Rochester Christmas Market

It just wouldn't be Christmas without a visit to Rochester's Christmas market. Set in the shadow of the fairytale castle and cathedral, you'll find plenty of gift ideas to help you complete that Christmas list, along with a few tasty treats to help you get into the spirit of things. Be sure to visit the Bavarian Village and Craft Fair and sing along to those toe-tapping Christmas favourites with music along the way. 

Faversham Christmas Markets 

Set in the heart of the historic market town, Faversham's Christmas market brings the best of mulled wine-drinking, live music and local gifts together in a sensational seasonal celebration. Be sure to bring your best singing voice along for Christmas carols and discover pottery, local produce and food and drink all in the Guildhall. 

Artisan Christmas Gift Fair at the Canterbury Tales

Set within the medieval streets of the The Canterbury Tales, this unique gift fair is the chance to find stocking fillers for the favourites on your list. Find handmade jewellery, wood crafts, delicious treats and even craft demonstrations from craftspeople all across Kent.