Market Square Entertainment

Home to one of England's longest running weekly markets, Knaresborough's historic Market Place is turned into a festive feast for your senses on Christmas Market Weekend, with stalls, food and entertainment. There are also festive window displays and events throughout the town, including the stunning Christmas Tree Festival at St John's Church.


There will be free entertainment throughout the Christmas Market Weekend, with performances from a variety of local artists in the Market Place.

Knaresborough Christmas Market Entertainment by Charlotte Gale Photography

Saturday 4 December 2021

10:00 - 11:00   Harrogate Spa Ukelele Band 
11:00 - 12:00   Shepherd Group Concert Band
12.15 - 13:00   Salter Gate Gospel Singers
13:00 - 14:00   Shepherd Group Concert Band
14:15 - 14:45   Orb Ukelele
15:00 - 16:00   Emily Roberts

Sunday 5 December 2021

10:00 - 10:30   Christmas Music 
10:30 - 11:00   King James Year 7 Choir
11:00 - 12:00   Ceilidh
12.25 - 13:00   St John's Choir
13:00 - 14:00   Ripon City Morris Men
14:00 - 15:00   Knaresborough Choral Society
15:00 - 16:00   Knaresborough Silver Band

Shops and Eateries

Once you have explored all the market has to offer, why not continue browsing the many independent shops, cafes, restaurants and galleries which surround the market square, including those in the Castle Courtyard covered shopping area.

Browse the market square shops and eateries