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Welcome to the City of Durham Christmas Festival

Friday 1 December - Sunday 3 December 2017



Durham's Award-Winning Traditional Christmas Festival will returns from Friday 1st December 2017 for three days, with a wide range of markets and festive entertainment for all the family in and around the World Heritage Site of the Cathedral and the Castle and throughout the City Centre. 

We will ask for expressions of interest from traders in mid February 2017, and will tell you more about the markets and festival events nearer in the second half of 2017.

Please return to our website nearer the time to find out more - or click through to our Gallery page to see photographs from recent festivals.








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