Devon Christmas Markets

Devon, or historically Devonshire, is a county in the United Kingdom, which is located on the peninsula of Cornwall in England. The county of Devon is one of the largest counties of England. This region of the country is bounded to the north by the Celtic Sea to the east it borders with Somerset and Dorset, to the south overlooking the English Channel and to the west bounded by the county of Cornwall, which is the most western end of the peninsula where it also places the Devon. For the British people Christmas it is one of the most important holidays of the year. The Christmas markets are a rather recent tradition imported from Germany. Here is a list of the most popular Christmas markets in Devon.

For the organizers of Christmas markets: If you organize a Christmas market and you want to add it on the site: Send us e-mail with information such as date, time, a brief description of the market, photos, information for traders and we …. (free) we will put them on the page of your area. Contact: e-mail 

The dates of the events described, are carefully controlled by us, but are always possible errors or changes not dependent on our will or responsibility. If you find them, please notify us. Before leaving, we recommend to verify the accuracy of the information with the organizer of the event.

Devon Christmas Markets

Bovey Tracey Christmas Market

Dates of the Christmas Market:
Usually end of November – December

Bovey Tracey’s celebration of Christmas returns once again for another fabulous event held in the centre of this lovely town on the edge of Dartmoor National Park. The Street Fayre is on Saturday 2nd December and runs from 3pm to 6pm with the lights switch on at 4pm. The event is held along the length of Fore Street and includes around 40 craft and gift stalls, food vendors, face painters, a visit by Father Christmas and a Santa’s Grotto, plus fairground kiddie rides, a drive past by the Wolf Pack Armed Forces Charity Bikers (all leather and tinsel – a sight to behold!), mulled wine and carol singing. We have pony rides, Street drums, a giant inflatable snow globe bouncy ‘castle’ for both adults and children, and refreshments provided by The Cocktail Kings. There is plenty of parking in the town or the Bovey Tracey information centre can advise you of local B&Bs and hotels in the area if you’d like to prolong your visit, so you can relax and Enjoy shopping for Christmas gifts at this wonderful festive event.

Opening Hours: from 3pm to 6pm.

Enquiries by email at

Exeter Christmas Market on Cathedral Green

Dates of the Christmas Market:
Usually end of November – December

Exeter Christmas Market on Cathedral Green at the heart of the city centre. The Exeter Christmas Market will represent the best of what Britain, the South West and the rest of Europe has to offer – with a mix of great food, excellent crafts, unique gifts and decorations. There will be more than 50 traders this year with a good mix of local and international traders.

Opening Hours: Monday to Wednesday: 10am – 7pm. Thursday to Saturday: 10am – 9pm. Sunday: 11am – 5pm.

Organizers: Cressida Peers. Exeter Cathedral Christmas Market. 1A The Cloisters, Exeter EX1 1HS. E-mail:

Exeter Christmas Market in Castle Street

Dates of the Christmas Market:
Usually end of November – December

Exeter Christmas Market a Christmas Gift, Craft and Food Markets in Castle Street in Exeter City Centre.

Opening Hours: Trading times for all markets are 9am – 5pm except for: Thursday Markets – which trade from 9am – 9pm to take advantage of Exeter’s late night shopping. 

Organizers: Exeter City Council, The Matford Centre, Matford Park Road, Exeter, EX2 8FD. T. 01392 665480.Email:

Unique Boutique Contemporary Craft Christmas market Exeter Phoenix

Dates of the Christmas Market:
Usually end of November

Contemporary Craft Christmas market 2019 on Saturday 23 November
10-4.30pm. Exeter Phoenix. Unique Boutique returns to the warm belly of
Exeter Phoenix on Saturday 23 November, bringing you handmade gifts and treasures made by folk based right here in Devon. Unique Boutique will showcase work for just one day across the ground floor of Exeter Phoenix from 10-4.30pm.

Info: Chat@UniqueBoutiqueEvents
07970 857696


Send us by e-mail ( ) information such as that the date, opening hours, a detailed description of the market, information for the exhibitors …. and we will put them (for free) on our site. A poster (without drawings) of your market is appreciated.