Whitefriars Canterbury Making Christmas Special!

Preparing For Christmas Can Be Just As Fun As The Big Day Itself. With Over 60 Great Shops and Restaurants, And A Traditional Christmas Market, You’ll find everything You Need To Help Make Your Special Day Really Special.

This year’s Whitefriars Christmas Market features dozens of colourful cabins selling seasonal food and drink, gifts and decorations – many handmade by local artisans.
The Christmas Market opens on 25 November and runs until 24 December. Opening hours will be 10am to 6pm Monday to Friday, 9am to 6pm on Saturday and 10am to 5pm Sunday, with some late nights close to Christmas.

Top Christmas Markets in Kent 2017


Families will love the ever popular Santa’s Grotto experience in Whitefriars Square this Christmas. Santa’s Grotto will be open from 2 December until 24 December, from 11am to 4pm Sunday to Friday and 10am to 5pm Saturdays (closed 4, 5, 11 and 12 December).
Children can make a Christmas decoration and receive a
commemorative certi.cate and
quality Christmas gift from Santa in a magical Grotto. Admission is £4 per child, with online booking at: whitefriarschristmasmarket.com

Visit Santa in Kent Christmas 2017

Don’t miss Whitefriars’ online competitions in the run-up to Christmas, with a total prize fund of £200 each week for you and a friend to spend on decorations, gifts, food, new
out.ts and capturing special memories.
Sign up to the Whitefriars Facebook page (@whitefriars) for details.
Take a sel.e by the panto window in Whitefriars Square for a chance to win a family ticket for four to see The Marlowe Theatre panto, Peter Pan. Plus, children can also join in the fun with the panto stars hunt, for a chance to win a £50 gift card to spend in Fenwick’s toy department.