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Welcome to the City of Durham Christmas Festival

Friday 4 December - Sunday 6 December 2015


We are now looking forward to Durham's award-winning, annual Christmas Festival returning for 2015 - from Friday 4th December for three days.

Please return to our website during the year for information about the event, the traders, entertainment and how to get to Durham to make the most of the Festival.  

For Traders

We are no longer accepting Expression of Interest forms for the Craft and Gift Marquee on Palace Green, at Durham Christmas Festival 2015.

However, we are still accepting Expression of Interest forms for the Regional Producers' Market in the Cloisters of Durham Cathedral until early May.  If you would like to trade at this market (again this will be open on all three days of the festival) - please CLICK HERE to complete and submit the form.

Please note, photographs must be submitted by email separately from your form submission.  There are details on the form (towards the bottom) of who to email your photographs to.

If you have any problems accessing, completing or submitting the form, please email

The first tranche of offers for the Craft and Gift Marquee will be sent out week commencing Monday 11th May, 2015.

Thank you  for your interest in Durham City Christmas Festival.







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