The York Xmas Market is normally for the most part on Parliament Street, however, you can likewise discover lodges in Coppergate and a covered market simply round the corner from Parliament Street where the standard market is.
Housed in these adorable minimal wooden lodges, you can purchase all ways of Christmas presents. My most loved ones are the ones selling pretty insides items and Christmas beautifications.
The street where the York Christmas Market is, is lined with trees that are festooned with tiny twinkling Christmas lights. Seasonal smells fill the air from spicy curries to the sharp tang of frying onions, it’s very difficult to choose from the myriad of food choices.
How to best navigate York Christmas Market
To find the best way to navigate York Christmas Market I will suggest you begin your examining around the completion of the market nearest Piccadilly then constantly move bit by bit up towards St Sampson’s Square, where there is consistently food dials back.
The Christmas lights will then lead you away from the market and up Davygate towards St Helen’s Square where there is an enormous Christmas Tree outside the Mansion House – the area of the Lord Mayor of York. Here you could get yourself a coffee in The Ivy or a couple of treats from Betty’s.
In case you have the young people with you don’t miss Santa’s Grotto in Coppergate (near the Jorvik Viking Center), it’s constrained by the Christmas experts Stockeld Park.
York Christmas Markets
York is a marvellous place to visit at Christmas and the market is just one aspect of it. Have a look what other Christmas events are happening in York, or indeed the rest of Yorkshire. If you are a Christmas Market fanatic then have a look at my list of other Christmas markets in Yorkshire.
York Christmas Market Dates 2021
York Christmas market starts from Thursday 18th November – Thursday 23rd December 2021.
Clear your schedule to meet up at this year’s York Christmas Market.
Christmas Markets Yorkshire – Dates and Locations 2021
- St Nicholas Fair, York Christmas Market 2021, North Yorkshire. Thursday 18th November – Thursday 23rd December 2021
- hristkindelmarkt Leeds Christmas Market. Leeds, West Yorkshire. 2021 Dates yet to be announced.
- Malton Christmas Market 2021 – Food and Gift Market, North Yorkshire. Saturday 4th & Sunday 5th December 2021.
- Grassington Dickensian Festival 2019 Christmas Market, North Yorkshire. Sadly, the Grassington Dickensian Festival is cancelled for 2021 but will go ahead in 2022.
- Beverley Festival of Christmas/Beverley Christmas Market, East Yorkshire. Waiting for an update of when this will be in 2021.
- Harrogate Christmas Market 2021, North Yorkshire. 18th – 21st November 2021
- Whitby Christmas Market 2021 and Christmas Festival, North Yorkshire, 26th to 28th November 2021
- Living North Yorkshire Christmas Fair 2021, North Yorkshire. York Racecourse – 11th-14th November 2021
- Country Living Fair Christmas Market, Harrogate, North Yorkshire. 25th-28th November 2021
- Otley Victorian Fayre and Christmas Market, West Yorkshire. Sadly, the Otley Victorian Fayre is cancelled for 2021 but will go ahead in 2022.