Festive Markets and Fairs
Get into the festive spirit and find the perfect gift at one of the excellent Christmas markets and fairs across Northern Ireland this December.
With Christmas taking place next week, there's still time to pick up some hand-made gifts and seasonal products and enjoy the hearty food and Christmas music at the events below.
Belfast Christmas Market | Belfast City Hall | 15 November – 21 December
The ever popular Belfast Christmas Market offers gourmet food and drink and a wide variety of unique gifts and Christmas decorations, with local traders plus stalls from across Europe and beyond. Kids can pay Santa's post-box a visit and send off their Christmas wish lists to the North Pole.
Legenderry Christmas Market | Derry~Londonderry | 28 November – 21 December
Enjoy delicious, festive food and drink from all over the world and shop for handcrafted gifts at this traditional-style Christmas market at the city's Ebrington Square.
Christmas at St George's Market | Belfast | 19 – 24 December
Visit this much loved Belfast institution for last minute gift ideas and stocking fillers, with extending opening up until Christmas Eve. On top of the usual diverse offering there will be choirs, family entertainment, fashion shows and tasty chocolate giveaways.
Portaferry Country Market | Portaferry, County Down | 20 December
Local people will be selling their wares from baked goods to interesting craft work, jewellery, cut flowers, plants and so much more. A final chance to stock up before the holidays!
See our Christmas Countdown and interactive map for more festive events taking place around Northern Ireland.