Ford & Etal Christmas Market is returning in 2023 bigger and better than ever. It is spread over two days; Saturday 25h November and Sunday 26th November, from 10:00-16:00. The new-style market has stalls in Ford, Etal and Heatherslaw, with entertainment, activities and decorations in all three hubs so you can make a merry day of it. Everything is spread out to avoid a crush.
Visitors can enjoy browsing over 75 stalls selling delicious food and drink, cakes and sweet treats, local crafts, gifts, pottery, presents for your pets, confectionary and much, much more. Outside stalls will tempt you with delicious things to eat and drink. You can buy tickets to ride on Heatherslaw Light Railway between Heatherslaw and Etal, or enjoy a journey on a vintage double-decker bus running between Etal, Heatherslaw and Ford.
All the local shops, cafes and the pub will be open and Santa will be visiting. In addition, there will be all kinds of festive entertainment including free seasonal storytelling sessions.
There is plenty of parking in Etal. From here you can buy tickets to travel in style with Heatherslaw Light Railway or on a vintage double-decker bus to the different locations. If the weather is lovely you can enjoy a beautiful walk between the three hubs.. It is just one mile between Etal and Heatherslaw and a mile-and-a-half between Heatherslaw and Ford.
Dogs on leads are welcome at the Christmas Market and will enjoy stretching their legs on a walk in the beautiful countryside.
For more detailed information on the stallholders, the entertainments, the Christmas Tree Trail, where to eat and drink and transport links, there will be information sheets to download closer to the date.
Dates & Prices
|Saturday 25/11/2023 10:00am
|Saturday 25/11/2023 16:00pm
|Sunday 26/11/2023 10:00am
|Sunday 26/11/2023 16:00pm