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A look ahead to Christmas in and around Harrogate

PUBLISHED: 00:54 11 November 2018 | UPDATED: 18:38 12 November 2018

Gourmet food is on the menu in Harrogate

Gourmet food is on the menu in Harrogate

Winter wonders in Harrogate and district

November 15th to 18th

Harrogate Christmas Market

In the heart of the town’s historic Montpellier Quarter, the four-day Harrogate Christmas Market is filled with high quality products from across Yorkshire and the UK.

From festive decorations to hand-made accessories and traditional toys, there is something to please everyone.

As well as 200 traders, Harrogate Christmas Market features children’s funfair rides and Santa in his Grotto – complete with real reindeer.


December 1st to 9th

Knaresborough Christmas Tree Festival

Enjoy a magical visit to St John's and vote for your favorite display whilst enjoying a glass of mulled wine, beautiful music and the warmth of the new central heating.

St John's Parish Church, Knaresborough, North Yorkshire, HG5 9AQ


November 30th to December 24th

RHS Harlow Carr Magic of Christmas

For magical moments this yuletide join in with the family festivities at RHS Harlow Carr: spectacular Glow garden iluminations, visits to Santa and Christmas crafts.


December 15th

Ripon City’s Christmas Spectacular.

A programme of festive music performed by; Ripon City Band, The Skelldale Singers, Jonathan Bates – World renowned Tenor Horn player and children from local schools

7:30 pm - 9:30 pm


Until January 7th

Christmas Adventure at Stockeld Park

You don’t need to go to Lapland this year for a true Christmas experience.  Stockeld Park’s Adventure Zones, magical gift emporium and cafe are waiting to be explored. And as if all that wasn’t enough, there’s also the Nordic Ski Trail and sculpture-filled Enchanted Forest to enjoy.


For more festive events in and around Harrogate go to

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