Join us in the Market this Christmas – we’ve something for everyone this festive season!
We have all the ingredients you need for a fabulous Christmas from fresh local fruit and veg, to plump turkeys, delicious roasts and succulent fish and seafoods. There’s tasty nuts and dried fruits, mouth-watering cakes and pies, all topped off with as much Christmas candy as you can scoff!
Need to find the perfect present – you’ll be amazed – there’s jewellery, crafts, antiques, collectables, clothes, even slippers for Gran through to the nippers, all under one roof! All shopped out? Sit down for a coffee and cake or ‘do lunch’ at one of our many eateries and cafes – we’ve crepes, pizzas, stir fries, traditional fayre and lots more.
This Christmas we’re hosting the Nutcracker Trail and its gigantic throne and books, so our theme will be storytelling – perfect for kids of all ages! Join us for story fun every Saturday throughout December.
Our Christmas charity for 2017 is Derriford Hospital’s NICU, a very worthy cause, so spread a little Christmas cheer and dig deep!
We’re kicking off on Saturday 2nd December with our Monthly Market Day – there’s offers throughout the Market and the popular Princess characters Belle and Snow White who’ll be with us for storytelling and family photos.
On Saturday 9th favourite characters from Star Wars will be with us throughout the day. Author and Star Wars actor John Chapman, will be reading and selling signed copies of his ‘Jonnie Rocket’ Children’s books, as well as holding story workshops. Marina the Mermaid will also be reading some fishy festive ‘tails’!
On Saturday 16th December the fabulous Grinch will join us to read stories in his own inimitable way – bah humbug! Radio Plymouth will be helping us with our ‘Money Graber’ competition, a chance to win one of two ‘Christmas Story Stockings’ worth over £200, containing an Amazon Kindle, a selection of great vouchers and much more…
On Saturday 23rd December Father Christmas will be dropping in for storytelling and our fabulous ‘Santa’s Sack’ competition with the chance to win an IPad mini.
What are you waiting for? Join us for the best of festive shopping. Plymouth Market – what will you discover?