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Welcome to the City of Durham Christmas Festival

Friday 30 November - Sunday 2 December 2018

Durham's award-winning Traditional Christmas Festival returns from Friday 30th November 2018 for three days, with a wide range of festive entertainment for all the family in and around the World Heritage Site of the Cathedral and the Castle and throughout the City Centre. 


This site will be updated with information about markets and events at the Festival nearer the time.  Please return later in the year for more information.


For those wishing to trade at Durham Christmas Festival 2018, we will be posting Expression of Interest forms on this site week commencing 26th February. 

Any traders interested in having a stall at the 2018 Christmas Festival should return to this site mid February.  We look forward to hearing from you.




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Online advanced tickets to the Christmas Festival Craft and Gift Marquee are currently closed.