The market is set in the picturesque Rochester Castle Gardens. You can browse a variety of stalls for unique gift ideas and stocking fillers.

You can wander through the Bavarian food village or visit the funfair. There will also be live performers to keep you entertained.

There is a guaranteed snowfall, all framed by Rochester's fairy tale cathedral and castle. 

Rides are £1 every Friday and activities are half price. 

Opening times:

  • Saturday 30 November – 10am to 6pm
  • Sunday 1 December - 10am to 6pm
  • Friday 6 December – 12noon to 8pm
  • Saturday 7 December – 10am to 7pm
  • Sunday 8 December - 10am to 7pm
  • Friday 13 December - 12noon to 8pm
  • Saturday 14 December - 10am to 6pm
  • Sunday 15 December - 10am to 6pm

Christmas market by the castle