Great Yarmouth is a fun-packed place all year round, but at Christmas time, when the lights are on and festive fun is in the air, it’s a truly magical winter wonderland packed with Yuletide entertainment and shopping opportunities.
Make sure you don’t miss Great Yarmouth’s incredible real ice skating rink, which opens on the Market Square from Friday 20 November until Sunday 3 January.
This year’s Great Yarmouth Christmas Fayre kicks off on Friday 20 November 2015 from 10am until 8pm, and opens again on Saturday 21 November from 9am to 5pm. The last day to catch this incredible festive fair is Sunday 22 November from 10am to 4pm.
As part of the Christmas Fayre celebrations, The Santa Express will be in Yarmouth once again,as well as the amazing snow-globe photo booth. Yarmouth’s annual Christmas craft and gifts market is not to be missed, giving you the chance to enjoy some unique Christmas food and gifts. In Yarmouth minster, another 30 stalls help make the town the capital of Suffolk Christmas shopping.
The town centre will be filled with Christmas cheer as characters from Frozen and Cinderella are joined by Santa’s mischievous elves to offer seasons greetings to kids of all ages.
We all love to shop locally and show our local businesses that they have our support, but what if you can’t find the gift you want on the high street? Luckily, we’re here with the glad tidings that two local businesses have become online retail superstars, letting you get your hands on fantastic gifts at online prices while still supporting the local economy.
This year, the biggest and most-wanted Christmas gift for kids is a fully-functional kids electric car. These incredible machines feature powerful electric motors, giving kids the full driving experience in complete safety. Thankfully, East Anglian site Kids Electric Cars have established themselves as the premier source for these incredible gifts, so you can get your hands on a childs’ electric car while still supporting the local economy!
When it comes to weird, wacky and wonderful aprons, no online store can beat Buy Aprons UK. This fun-packed site has thousands of hilarious, one-of-a-kind apron gifts that let you surprise your loved ones, and what’s more, it started in Lowestoft, so by shopping at the Buy Aprons UK for your weird christmas aprons, novelty apron gifts and funny apron stocking fillers, you’re actually shopping local!
We’ll see you at the 2015 Great Yarmouth Christmas lights ceremony!