Gloucester Quays Christmas Markets & Ice Rink
Ladies and Gentlemen! You are invited to be part of the 2017 Christmas Festivities at Gloucester Quays.
Join us for our Victorian Christmas Market from
16th - 26th November
Our Enchanted Christmas Market from 27th November - 24th December
and our open air ice rink, from 16th November - 2nd January 2018
Following last year’s successful Victorian Christmas Market, that attracted over 250,000 shoppers, with an open air ice rink which was enjoyed by over 30,000 skaters, this un-missable event brimming with even more traditional festive cheer.
This year’s Enchanted market will feature decorated stalls, a traditional Ferris Wheel, real ale tavern and roast chestnuts carts, with a street entertainers, family activities, live choirs and brass bands - in a waterside location.
Organised by the team behind the last seven incredibly successful Christmas markets and other similar events, this year’s Victorian Christmas Market and Enchanted Market will again be held in and around the ice rink and the Historical Quays.
A Magical Christmas Experience
At Gloucester Quays there is time to spend on things you love. Like catching up with friends over a seasonal drink or two, or taking time to discover that perfect Christmas outfit. Soak up the atmosphere at one of our special events, just sit back and go with the flow. Enjoy festive dining by the waterside then leave on a high.
However you spend it, it's always time well spent at Gloucester Quays.
Spread across our leisure quarter and nestled around the ice rink in Orchard Square, this magical market will be open every day until Christmas Eve.
Featuring around traditional chalets selling high quality seasonal food, drink, art, jewellery, accessories and festive gifts that you won't find on the high street, and with new artisan producers attending each week, there'll always be something different to discover.
The whole family will find something to enjoy.
For a truly Dickensian touch, a cast of jolly Victorian characters will be bringing the market to life transporting you back in time. Meet larger-than-life Victorian policemen, elegant ladies and posh gents, along with cheeky pick-pockets and street urchins, all mingling with the crowds.
Christmas shopping and Ice Skating can work up quite an appetite.
So street food vendors will be on hand to provide plenty of festive fayre to feed you.
While bars will keep visitors merry by providing a variety of drinks to warm the cockles.
For a full list of Food & Drink vendors – CLICK HERE