Visit The Suffolk Coast during December and you are spoilt for choice when it comes to Christmas food and craft markets.
On Saturday 2nd December, Felixstowe will be switching on their Christmas lights whilst hosting a traditional Christmas craft market on Hamilton Road and under the Felixstowe Triangle Canopy.
With over 100 festive stalls selling everything from chutneys, fruit and vegetables, breads, confectionery, Christmas wreaths and crafts, the Bungay Christmas Market on Earsham Street takes place on Sunday 3rd December and is not to be missed. Warm up with a cup of hot chocolate and be sure to stop in at the many independent shops including Moth Crafts for sticking fillers and Giddens & Thompson Greengrocers for your Christmas dinner sprouts!
In Woodbridge on Sunday 3rd December, the Giant Christmas Street Fair takes place from 10am - 3pm in the Thoroughfare, with craft, food and gift stalls, roast chestnuts and Christmas wreaths all for sale.
On Sunday 9th December, the market town of Halesworth will be hosting their annual Traditional Christmas Market. Take a step back in time and buy items from years gone by from Truly Traceable Venison & Game Pies, Opa Hays Brewery and Valley Farm Vineyard along with pastries, cakes, cider, beer and cheeses. In the morning, there will be carol singing, and in the afternoon, the Old Glory Molly Men will be singing and dancing.
Just before Christmas on 23rd December, be sure to pop along to the Snape Maltings Christmas Farmers Market where there will be an array of local meats, bread, cheeses, fruit and veg, fudge, Christmas Puddings and crafts all on offer. Whilst there, check out the shops including homewares, deli, children's clothes and toys, antiques and artwork.
For all festive events this December, visit our 'Events Guide'.