Fowey Christmas Market
Around the first weekend of December the beautiful seaside town of Fowey hosts a weekend of festive entertainment, food and drink along with plenty of opportunities to pick up some great Christmas gifts. It is now in it's 11th year and continues to go from strength to strength.
Events for the 2015 Market start on the Friday evening with entertainment through the town including a Father Christmas coming to town, a lantern parade, Christmas lights switch on, a hog roast and carol singing. Many of the local shops will be open for the duration.
Santa will be setting up his grotto in the Butter Market, which will be open at various time over the weekend. Saturday sees the opening of the market, continuing on Sunday, you’ll find a wealth of traditional and Cornish traders, offering all kinds of gifts, art and craft as well as delicious local food and drink, all complementing Fowey’s eclectic range of quality eateries, boutiques and art galleries. There will also be various entertainers performing around the town.
The Fowey Christmas Market has been an unqualified success since its inception in 2005. Fowey is a wonderful place to do all your Christmas shopping, with a fantastic range of unique little independent shops, great restaurants, hotels, guest houses, and above all, amazing views.With the huge range of seasonal products on offer at the Market, plus the many places to eat and drink around the town, this a Christmas shopping experience not to be missed.
As well as the bustling marquees on the Town Quay there is also a second market place at Fowey Leisure Centre. Fowey Town Bus will be running a shuttle service between the two sites so you can enjoy all Fowey has to offer on this splendid festive weekend.