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Derby's Festive Market

1st December 2021 - 24th December 2021 Free entry

Derby Market Place will make a festive transformation to host a traditional Festive Market. Browse a unique range of international stalls selling a fantastic array of unusual crafts, gifts, food and drink.

Derby’s Festive Outdoor Market will return this year with gifts galore and a host of festive stalls to get you in the Christmas spirit! Soak up the atmosphere and browse a range of unique gifts each week including hand crafted products from locally owned Benaberry, gifts for both him and her from Darley’s Jewellery and unique designs from Thunderbug designs, as well as festive food and drink.  It’s the perfect opportunity to do some Christmas shopping, support small businesses and treat yourself to a mince pie. This is one traditional Christmas market not to be missed. 

Entry to the Festive Market is free.

Opening times:

Wed 1 – Fri 24 Dec

Wednesdays: 11am – 5pm
Thursdays: 11am – 8pm/ 2 Dec closes at 5pm / 23 Dec open 10am – 8pm
Fridays: 11am – 5pm/ 3 Dec open late until 7pm / Xmas Eve 10am – 3pm
Saturdays: 10am – 6.15pm/ 4 Dec closes at 5pm
Sundays: 10am – 4pm
Mon 20 & Tue 21 Dec: 11am – 5pm


  • Hot House Ceramics
  • Benaberry
  • Darleys Jewellery
  • Thunderbug Designs
  • My New England
  • Daisy Chain
  • So Sweet Bakes
  • Eves Plants
  • Hogg Norton Fruit Liqueurs
  • Divine Box
  • Crafting Wonders
  • Mini Figure Mania
  • Withers Gin
  • UK Bookworms

*Stallholders may vary each week. For detailed information of stallholder attendance dates please contact the Sales and Information Team on 01332 255800.

The Festive Market is just one of the seasonal events taking place as part of Festive Derby this year. Why not see how many gingerbread men you can spot around the city in our Gingerbread trail or browse the full list of Festive Derby events that you can get involved with.