Carlisle Has it All Wrapped Up at The 2022 Christmas Market

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Enjoy a magical Christmas all wrapped up in Carlisle city. The centre of Carlisle is set to be transformed into a festive winter wonderland this December with the launch of a new Christmas Market.
A spokesperson said “Featuring local and visiting traders, the market will have over 40 Alpine style chalets and festive themed trading units selling a wide range of gifts, crafts, food and drink.
Shoppers can find everything from handmade Christmas decorations to fresh macaroons, and lots more. Hot, fresh food will be available, as well as speciality food and drink to take home. In amongst the smells and tastes of the food stalls are wonderfully presented craft and gift chalets, selling handmade trinkets and presents. Christmas favourites, such as mulled wine and cheese and stocking fillers, will also be available to buy.”
Opening hours are:
  • Friday 2 and Saturday 3 December 10am-8pm
  • Sunday 4 December 10am-6pm
  • Monday 5 to Wednesday 7 December 10am-6pm
  • Thursday 8 December 10am-8pm (late night shopping)
  • Friday 9 and Saturday 10 December 10am-8pm
  • Sunday 11 December 10am-6pm

Free parking is available in the majority of Carlisle City Council’s car parks on weekends and Bank Holidays. For further information visit