Christmas market


    Saturday 8th December 2018    
Take a stroll around our Christmas market and immerse yourself in the festive season. 

With a range of stalls including arts and crafts, fashion, candles, toys and much more, you are sure to find the perfect gifts for loved ones and friends.

Santa will be in his grotto and he will bring his reindeer along for family members young and old to say hello. 

With Christmas carols, mulled wine and festive treats to feast on, our admission free event really will be Christmas for All.
  Santa's grotto Meet Santa's reindeer Carol singing  
  Bar Food court Mulled wine  
  Live music Photobooth Face painting  

Market Stalls

Amor - Scottish Shop
Bears and Buddies Workshop
Body Shop
Cake Creations Fife
East Nook Studio
Fairmont St Andrews
Fife Sea Glass
Frankis Candles
Hamdmade Creations by EMS & CAS
Jonathon Dowling Art
Kartel Scotland
Luvians Bottleshop
Neal’s Yard Remedies Organic
Old Course Hotel
Quirky candle company
Ruby and Cocoa
Scarlet Goose
St Andrews Botanic Garden
Styling by Carolina for Stella and Dot
Toroid Ceramics
Tropic Skincare
Ugears Puzzles
Upcycled by Sweet
Usborne Books and Our Little House
Vanessa Bullick Ceramics
Wee Shed Crafts

Frequently asked questions

Who can come to the event?
We will have something for all ages and entry is free of charge.  Please bring your children, friends, parents and grandparents. Bring your neighbours as well!

Where and when will it take place?
We are open from 10am until 4pm on Saturday 8th December 2018 in the Marquee on Lower College Lawn, North Street, St Andrews, KY16 9AL.

Can I exhibit at the market?
If you are interested in exhibiting, please email our Accommodation, Conferences and Events team at for more information.

Will there be parking?
There is no event specific parking.  There are spaces on North Street, the Scores and throughout the town.

What are the food and drink offerings?
We have fantastic vendors offering food all day.
Alcoholic, non-alcoholic and hot drinks including hot chocolate and, of course, mulled wine will be available to buy from our well stocked bar.

Will there be any entertainment?
Santa will be with us throughout the day and you will be able to visit him in his grotto (if you are on the nice list).  And of course Santa's reindeer will have dropped him off so will be there for everyone to see.
Santa is not taking bookings, so please make sure you are there on time to visit him before he prepares to fly back to the North Pole.

Is the venue accessible?
The venue is accessible to those in wheelchairs or those with limited mobility, both from the Scores (from street level) or North Street (via a ramp).