Nottingham Christmas presented by Winter Wonderland 2021

Old Market Square, Nottingham, NG1 2BY
Council House and Christmas Tree 2020


Nottingham Christmas
Monday 15 November to Friday 31 December 2021
City Centre

Nottingham City Council has given the go-ahead for a Christmas Market and festive attractions in the city centre this year with a chance for visitors to safely enjoy a wide range of festive treats and experiences.

The 60ft Christmas tree in Old Market Square will once again be the focal point for the city’s Christmas events. There will also be a giant observation wheel to whisk visitors 33m up into the air, with stunning views over the city’s rooftops. For those who prefer to stay closer to ground level, there is a new Après Ski themed pop-up bar, and a traditional carousel which will also light up the square.

The Helter Skelter bar will return to Smithy Row offering visitors a steaming mug of Glühwein as riders slide down the traditional fairground favourite from above.

Traditional chalet style market stalls will be trading along Long Row and Smithy Row offering a chance for some alternative Christmas shopping with a choice of gifts, crafts, and speciality food.

Stalls and rides in Nottingham are as follows:

Callum /Kimberley Bedford Coffee and donuts

David Cox Kids/ ride

John Lock / Sweet Bus

Mitchall Hannah Barker / Tartiflelle

Charles and Patrina James / Greek

Asa Ashcroft / Chocolate Kisses

Asa Ashcroft / Dutch Pancakes

Belinda Storey / Hog Roast

Belinda Storey / Xmas Painted Decs

Bertie and Billie Jo Holland / Gammon & Pork

Bertie Bubble Waffle House

Charles and Patrina James / Seasoned Chips

Kelsey Leach / Darling Crepes

Kelsey Leach / Glass Forest Decorations

Kenny Raywood / Xmas Stockings

Lol Bishton / Carousel

Lol Bishton / Halter Skelter Ride

Ryan and Rachel Pearson / Yorkie Pud Wraps

Spencer Hall  / Balloon Ride

Spencer Hall / Halter Skelter Bar

Stuart Staniworth / French Raclette

Susan Botton / Chestnuts  -

Swing Grill Windmill / German sausage

Wyatt Vernon / Churros

Andy Gilbert / MXY Clothing & Tweed

Brian Blecher / Viking Horns

Debra Hanes / Gifts 4 The Soul

Dorota and Witek / Snail Rabbit Tea

Jack Williams / Mobile Phones

James Bramley / Name of Thrones

Joe Johnson / Dirty Vegan Kebabs

Jonathan Noon & Tony / Huggable Textiles

Leonard Gray / Snowdonia Cheese

Louis Henderson / House of Hides Scarves

Lucy Hall / Juicy Glass Hand made glass jewellery pictures/ bowels

Mark Chowdhury / Old Grain Store

Nikolm Dimas / Real Greek

Ray&Alison Dean / gifts Jewellery

Lauren Scrivener / Cherry Tree Preserves

Sarah Turner / Eco Art art work from recycled can

Sebastian Koszewski / Amber Silver Jewellery

Sharon and Milla Hanns / Freedom Tree wooden crafts

Simon Blundell / Wiltshire Chilli Farm chilli sauces

Steffi Melcher / Silver Crescent silver jewellery

Tom Henry / GB Cheese

Will Brown and Sarah / Caravan Clothes/hats

Willam Marlow / Pottery

Deyan Ivanar / Moonshine

Kamel Lafi /Tunisian Pottery oilve wood

Suzie Rey / Calypso Clothing and Accessories

LUIS CARDORA / Peru Ecuador

Ash Meridith / Ashby Aromatherapy

GEORGE PEARSON / Dinosaurs & Unicorn's Toy's

Ashley wood / lebanss food wraps

Festive events will also spread to Trinity Square, where a specially-constructed Christmas Village with a number of food and drink options will see visitors entering via a Christmas Tree-lined entrance leading to a winter-themed setting that features a number of igloo-style glass domes.

Read more about the Christmas Village in Trinity Square
Read more about the Wheel of Nottingham
Read more about the Chrtistmas Market stalls

Opening times:
Markets: 11am – 5.30pm
Bars: 11am – 11pm
Big Wheel: 11am – 11pm

Getting here

Public transport
Nottingham city centre is well served by buses and trams, with over 6,500 free parking spaces available at nine park and ride sites across the city. Find out more here.

The closest public car parks are the Lace Market Car Park (NG1 1QE) and Trinity Square (NG1 4AF) and Broad Marsh Car Park (NG1 7EJ)

For more information on Christmas events and markets, gift ideas and places to see Santa, please click here.

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