Enjoy a fun day of shopping or two at some of these great fairs, bazaars, charity events and Christmas markets in Surrey.

We also have listings for panto, grottos and Christmas lights switch on events in Surrey.

We do our best to provide accurate details, but please check with the organisers before travelling.

November 2017

St Paul’s Church Traidcraft Christmas Sale
Friday 10 November 2017, 10.00am-4.00pm
St Paul’s Road West, Dorking, RH4 2HT
Stalls selling handmade crafts, with refreshments.

Dorking Traidcraft Christmas Sale
Sunday 12 November 2017, 3.00pm-6.00pm
Treetops, 20 Deepdene Wood, RH5 4BQ
Stalls selling handmade crafts, with refreshments.

PAH Christmas Fair
Saturday 15 November 2017, 10.00am-3.00pm
Princess Alice Hospice, West End Lane, Esher KT10 8NA
Join the Esher Friends’ Committee at Princess Alice Hospice for a day of festivities. Fantastic Christmas stalls, handmade gifts, homemade cakes & jams, lunch available and the ever popular toy stall. Entry £1.

Guildford Christmas Lights Switch On
Thursday 16 November 2017, 10.00am-8.00pm (switch on 7.00pm)
Guildford High Street
Start Christmas the Guildford way and join us for all the festive fun and frolics of the Guildford Christmas Lights Turn On!  From 10am visit The Village ice rink and Christmas market or why not catch a magic show? There will be reindeer in the rotunda from 12.00pm, a host of children’s entertainment around town throughout the afternoon plus live music on the Experience Guildford stage from 4.00pm. At 6.00pm Eagle Radio’s PG will host the balcony show from the Guildhall ahead of the light switch on at 7.00pm. Afterwards, there will be a spectacular firework display courtesy of White Lion Walk and music until 8.00pm.

Kingston Christmas Lights Switch On
Thursday 16 November 2017, from 2.30pm
Kingston Town Centre
Begin the countdown to Christmas and join in with carols around the tree to get into the festive spirit and switch on Kingston’s Christmas lights. There is plenty of fun to be had with a brand new area just for the kids, the opening of our popular Christmas market, Alpine Village and Eden Craft Market, live entertainment on stage, loads of special offers in stores and restaurants throughout the town centre and plenty of other festive surprises. Keep an eye out for Santa who will be helping to switch on the Christmas lights!

Oxted Late Night Shopping and Christmas Light Switch On
Thursday 16 November 2017, from 5.00pm
Oxted Town Centre, RH8 0PG
The event begins from 5pm with the arrival of the Glitter Belles and free carriage rides starting from the bus bay outside Sainsbury’s supermarket. Father Christmas will ask the crowds to help him countdown to the festive light switch on at 7pm. Santa will return to Oxted on Saturday, December 2, for the Christmas Festival when he will have a grotto at Tandridge leisure Centre. There will be free parking during the Christmas late Night Shopping event at the Ellice Road car park from 5pm, and behind Tandridge District Council offices after 6pm.

Horley Infants Christmas Shopping Evening
Thursday 16 November 2017, 7.00pm – 9.30pm
Horley Infant School, Lumley Road, Horely, Surrey RH6 7JF
Local crafters and businesses will be offering their a variety of stalls. Lots of activities for children, including a visit from Santa. £1 entry includes glass of mulled wine or soft drink.

Guildford Cathedral’s Christmas Gift and Food Fair
Thursday 16 November and Saturday 18 November 2017, from 10.00am-4.00pm
Stag Hill, Guildford, GU2 7UP
This years event will be both in the recently renovated Cathedral building and the centrally heated Marquee on the front lawn. Early Bird Shopping Evening on Thurs – £6 per person which includes a glass of mulled wine and a mince pie. Tickets for Friday 17th and Saturday 18th November are also pre-bookable.There will be free children’s craft activities throughout the two days. Tickets are £3 per person.

Loseley House Christmas Fair
Thursday 16 November to Sunday 19 November 2017, 9.00am-5.00pm (Thurs-Sat) and 9.00am-4.00pm (Sun)
Loseley Park, Stakescorner Road, Compton, Surrey, GU3 1HS
The Crafts for Christmas events source talented makers and designers from all over the UK and bring together these small individual firms producing top quality products under one roof at four venues around the UK. Fashion and accessories, skincare and soap, speciality foods. Pushchair/wheelchair access, free cloackroom and a cafe. In Advance: Adults £6.00 Seniors £5.00. At the Event: Adults £7.00 Seniors £6.00. Children Free.

Royal Kingston’s Christmas Fair
Thursday 16 November – Sunday 24 December 2017, 10.00am – 6.00pm on Sunday – Wednesday, 10.00am – 8.00pm on Thursday – Saturday.
The Grounds of All saints Church Clarence Street Kingston Upon Thames Surrey KT1 1JS
Over than 100 wooden chalet stall in a heated marquee selling a variety of quality crafts and good. Mulled wine, German-style street food and street entertainment. Large bar area, and a podium on which various singers and musicians will perform throughout the day.

The Beacon School Christmas Shopping Event
Friday 17 November 2017, 7.15pm-9.30pm
The Beacon School, Picquets Way, Banstead, Surrey SM71AG
More than 30 stalls selling jewellery, food, clothing and luxury gifts. Cash bar and raffle. £3 entry includes a glass or wine or soft drink. Cash bar open on the night.

Camberley Christmas Market & Lights Switch On
Saturday 18 November 2017, 10.00am-5.30pm
Camberley Town Centre, Surrey, GU15 3PT
The Camberley Christmas Light Switch On is a FREE family fun day and a great way to kick start the festive season, sponsored by HigherGround. This year’s celebrations are bigger and better than ever with Christmas Farmers Markets, Choirs, Bands and much more this event is not one to be missed. Big switch on at 5pm on Park Street.

RSPCA South Godstone Christmas Fair
Saturday 18 November 2017, 11.00am-4.00pm
South Godstone Animal Centre, Eastbourne Road, South Godstone, RH9 8JB
Our Christmas Fair is takes place in a large heated Marquee, and this year it’s double the size!! So no matter what the weather you’ll be able to get your festive shopping off to a cracking start in style. We’ll also have lots of festive games, face painting and lots more, as well as our winter warming BBQ. And to top it all off, you’ll be able to visit Santa and his elves in his camper van, yes that’s right Santa in a camper!

St Mary’s Reigate Community Christmas Market
Saturday 18 November 2017, 12.00pm-4.30pm
St Mary’s Church, Chart Lane, Reigate, RH2 7RN
Set under twinkling lights, our 40 market stalls will offer unique gifts from Surrey’s finest independent companies. Phil Dade’s famous Bric-a-Brac also returns, promising bargain hunters a chance to uncover a plethora of hidden treasures. There are plenty of things to entertain the children throughout the day, including face painting, balloon modelling, and free festive craft tables. Don’t miss out on the stars of the show! Special guests, aka ‘the donkeys,’ will transport children to a beautifully created Bethlehem setting via the Church Centre garden.

Esher Christmas Food Market
Saturday 18 November (9.00am-5.00pm) and Sunday 19 November (11.00am-4.00pm) 2017
Garsons, Winterdown Road, Esher, Surrey KT10 8LS
The event will take place over the weekend of 18th and 19th November in a purpose-built marquee adjacent to the award-winning Garsons Farm Shop. Shoppers can soak up the festive atmosphere in a marquee adjacent to the award-winning Farm Shop while sampling some of the best seasonal food and drink from Surrey and beyond. Free to enter and there is plenty of free parking for visitors. 

AWS Gift Fair
Sunday 19 November 2017, 10.00am-4.00pm
AWS Cobham International School, Portsmouth Road, Cobham, Surrey KT11 1BL
AWS (American Women of Surrey) charity sale featuring over 120 craftspeople, importers, retailers and food suppliers. The Fayre will offer thousands of items for sale including Christmas items, clothing and accessories, jewellery, pottery, food, children’s gifts and so much more. Items typically range in price from just a few pounds up to £50 – £150 with a few speciality and high-end items also offered.

Christmas Craft Fair at RHS Wisley
Wednesday 22 – Saturday 26 November (9pm-6pm) & Sunday 26 November 2017 (9.00am-4.30pm)
RHS Wisley, Hillside Events Centre, Woking GU23 6QB
Looking for a unique Christmas gift? Visit the popular Christmas Craft Fair at Wisley from 22-26 November and you’ll be able to browse and buy from some of the finest craftmakers in the country. With both traditional and contemporary crafts available, it’s the ideal place to find festive delights. The Christmas Craft Fair will take place within the beautiful surroundings of the garden. Normal admission applies, RHS Members and guest go free. Last entry one hour before closing.

Surbition Christmas Lights Switch On
Friday 24 November 2017, 3.00pm-8.00pm
Surbiton High Street
Visit Surbiton High Street to celebrate the switching on of the Christmas lights. At Surbiton Station Forecourt, from 3pm to 5.30pm, say hello to all the farm animals. At 5.30pm meet Father Christmas on Victoria Road as he arrives from the North Pole! Enjoy the festive atmosphere as stalls full of gifts and food, as well as a charity bar, line Victoria Road from 3pm to 8pm. At 6pm on Victoria Road the Christmas lights will be switched on by Father Christmas and special guest Erin Boag.

St Martin’s Church Christmas Fair
Saturday 25 November 2017, 11.00am-3.00pm
Church Street, Epsom, KT17 4PX
Chocolate tombola, Model railway, Christmas cards, Christmas gifts, Treasure map, Raffle, Games, Cakes, Children’s crafts, and lots more! Free admission.

Tadworth Children’s Trust Christmas Fair
Saturday 25 November 2017, 12.00pm-4.00pm
Tadworth Court, Tadworth, Surrey KT20 5RU
A skating rink, Santa’s grotto, market stalls, refreshments, raffles and games, fairground rides, arts and crafts, face painting, donkey rides, tombola, raffles and a Christmas band. Free entry for children and £3 for adults. Tickets for Santa’s grotto £6, ice staking £4, or both for £8 (book in advance online).

Godalming Christmas Festival & Lights Switch On
Saturday 25 November 2017, 10.00am-6.00pm
Godalming Town Centre, Surrey
The High Street, Church Street and Crown Court will once again be lined with a huge array of wonderful festive stalls; a great opportunity to start your Christmas shopping in Godalming.  Throughout the Christmas market you’ll find a spectacular range of carefully selected top quality crafts, decorations, festival food and drink, along with many unusual and individual gifts for all your friends and family; all perfectly timed for Christmas.

Victorian Christmas Fair at Watts Gallery: Artists’ Village
Saturday 25 & Sunday 26 November 2017, 10.30am-4.00pm
Down Lane Compton, Surrey, GU3 1DQ
Enjoy the Artists’ Village filled with the sounds & scents of the season: crafts, Christmas carols, festive food and Father Christmas! Don’t miss the Verey Winter Illuminations, lighting up the Artists’ Village all winter. Standard admission £9.50. Children 16 & under go FREE.

Priory Farm Christmas Food Festival
Saturday 25 November (10.00am-4.00pm) and Sunday 26 November (10.30am-4.00pm) 2017
Priory Farm, Sandy Lane, South Nutfield, RH1 4EJ
Festival-goers can look forward to a cornucopia of food and beverage products including award-winning pies and delicious naturally-seasoned crisps, to West Country ciders and all the jams, jellies and condiments you could ever need for your Christmas spread. Santa will also be paying a visit. Entry and parking is free.

Frimley Business Association Annual Christmas Event & Lights Switch On
Sunday 26 November 2017, 3.00pm-5.00pm
Frimley High Street, GU16 7JE
The event will be starting off in the White Hart from 3pm where there will be a little Christmas market with a few stalls including jewellery, chocolates, face painting – supporting our local crafters. And the main event kicks off at 4pm with entertainment, singing, dancing, mince pies, and the light switch on at 5pm

Denbies Late Night Shopping and Christmas Craft Fair
Monday 27 November 2017, 5.00pm-8.00pm
Denbies Wine Estate, London Road, Dorking, Surrey RH5 6AA
Original gifts, music, caroling, free mulled wine and mince pies. Free admission and car parking

Banstead Christmas Community Event
Thursday 30 November 2017, 5.00pm-8.00pm
High Street, Banstead, Surrey SM7 2NL
The main church in the High Street is where the fun starts !! A Christmas Community Event organised by Banstead Business Guild. A fun filled evening for the whole family with lots of entertainment and special guests.


December 2017

Royal Kingston’s Christmas Fair
Until Sunday 24 December 2017, 10.00am – 6.00pm on Sunday – Wednesday, 10.00am – 8.00pm on Thursday – Saturday.
The Grounds of All saints Church Clarence Street Kingston Upon Thames Surrey KT1 1JS
Over than 100 wooden chalet stall in a heated marquee selling a variety of quality crafts and good. Mulled wine, German-style street food and street entertainment. Large bar area, and a podium on which various singers and musicians will perform throughout the day.

Ewell Yule
Friday 1 December 2017, 5.00pm-8.00pm
Ewell Village High Street
The annual traders and community event returns bigger and better than ever!  The Ewell St Mary’s Morris Men will be dancing the night away outside The Famous Green Man, school choirs will sing carols, local bands performing and we may even have a pantomime this year!  There will also be rides and amusements for children, shopping stalls and food from our many shops and restaurants. A great night out for all the family.  Free car parking.

Ottershaw Schools Christmas Fair
Friday 1 December 2017, 3.15pm-5.00pm
Ottershaw Junior School, Fletcher Road, Ottershaw, Surrey KT16 0JY
Lots of family fun at this Christmas Fair. 

Carshalton Beeches Yulefest 2016
Friday 2 December 2016, 3.30-8.00pm
Banstead Road Shops, Carshalton Beeches SM5 3NL
Stalls, amusements, games & competitions in local shops, facepainting, crafts, mulled wine, BBQ, mince pies, hot chocolate, tea & coffee, chestnuts roasted on an open fire, raffle. The road will be closed from 3:30pm from Willis Avenue and the Railway bridge. The Parade will start at 4:30 pm outside the church and will include the Carshalton Cheerleaders, Scouts, Guides, Brownies and Beavers!

Oxted Christmas Festival
Saturday 2 December 2017, 10.00am-4.00pm
Station Road and Station Road East, Oxted, RH8 0PG
With scores of food and drink producers, craft and gift stalls, and winter-warming street food, the event is guaranteed to set the Christmas spirit soaring. Father Christmas will be arriving on his land train at 10am at his Tandridge Leisure Centre grotto. 

Shooting Star Chase Christmas and Craft Fayre
Saturday 2 December 2017, 10.30am-3.00pm
Bourne Hall, Spring Street, Ewell, Surrey KT17 1UF
Hosted by the Epsom & Ewell Friends of Shooting Star Chase, come along to a craft Fayre and enjoy a festive day and browse various stalls for Christmas gifts and stocking fillers. There will also be raffles, tombola games, cakes for sale and a visit from Father Christmas!Admission £1 Adults – FREE for Children.

St Nicholas Church Christmas Craft Fair
Saturday 2 December 2016, 10.00am-3.00pm
Old Barn Hall, Great Bookham, Surrey KT23 3PQ
Annual Christmas Craft Fair. There will be many stalls selling a variety of goods from Christmas cards, to baked goods to hand-made decorative crafts, as well as much more! Refreshments will be served. Entry is free.

Horley Christmas Fair & Lights Switch On
Saturday 2 December 2017, 10.00am-5.00pm
High Street, Horley RH6
The Horley Christmas Fair is filled with live entertainment, stalls, kids’ fun fair rides, Santa’s Grotto and pony rides. Lights switch on takes place at 4.30pm.

Reigate Christmas Lights Switch On
Saturday 2 December 2017, 11.300am-5.00pm
Church Street, Reigate, Surrey RH2 0AA
The annual market run by Reigate Business Guild will be a really enjoyable Family Day with rides, stalls, competitions and street entertainers. Supported by the Mayor, events include donkey rides to Santa’s Grotto, and street entertainment.

Weybridge Christmas Market & Lights Switch On
Saturday 2 December 2017, 1.00pm-6.00pm
Bakers Street, Weybridge
Many Popular Stallholders from previous market events returning with their unique Christmas Food & Gift Ideas. Plus new Stalls & Entertainment! Santa’s Grotto and sleigh. Children’s Lantern Parade at 4pm. Celebrity Christmas Tree Lights Switch On at 5pm.

Dorking Gala Night
Thursday 7 December 2017, 6.00pm-8.30pm
Dorking town centre
Enjoy the seasonal hospitality, explore the shops to see the varied Christmas merchandise on display, or relax in one of the many restaurants, pubs or cafes.

Stoneleigh Christmas Extravaganza – Craft Stalls & Real Christmas Trees
Saturday 9 December 2017, 11.00am-4.00pm
Fancourt Hall, Cunliffe Road, Stoneleigh, KT19 0RJ
Free Admission, (coin donations welcomed).Many individual craft stalls selling great variety of gifts.  Real Christmas Trees (different sizes and prices) on sale from 9 a.m. till 3 p.m.

5 Day Gift Market at Bourne Hall
Tuesday 12 December to Saturday 16 December 2017
Bourne Hall, Spring Street, Ewell, KT17 1UF
The ideal place to get your Christmas gifts. A varied assortment of stalls – and always something different and unusual. Entry is FREE and parking available at Bourne Hall