Pick up a treat at a Christmas Market this winter

November 8, 2017

THE weekly street markets in Louth (Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays), Horncastle (Thursdays and Saturdays) and Spilsby (Mondays) are being complemented by a range of specialist markets in the run up to Christmas.

Take a wander through one of the local markets to see what you might find. Whether it's fresh, local produce for the festive meal or a wonderfully unique gift for a loved one, there's something for everyone.

Horncastle Town Council will be holding its Christmas Market on Sunday, December 10, with the last Farmers' Market of the year on Thursday, December 14 and the Craft Market on Saturday, December 9.

Louth Independent Traders will be running their Christmas Market on Sunday, December 3. Louth's Food Friday Market takes place on Friday, December 8 with a whole host of tasty treats on offer. Saturday, December 16 is Louth's last Craft Market of the year and the Farmers' Market takes place on Wednesday, December 20 for those last minute special food items.

The Winter Market in Louth takes place on Sunday, December 17 and there will be some special guests there this year. Santa will be there with his sleigh, and he will be joined by Olaf from Disney's Frozen and Chase from Paw Patrol. There will also be fun face painting on offer and musical duo, Moonshiners, will be there from 10am.

Alford late night shopping and Christmas Market, organised by local businesses and Alford Craft Market with the support of Alford Town Council, is on the evening of Friday, December 1 from 4pm to 8pm, plus all day Saturday 2 & Sunday 3 December. There'll be a range of craft stalls, refreshments and entertainment.

The Mablethorpe Christmas Extravaganza will be held on Saturday, December 9 organised by Mablethorpe and Sutton Town Council.

There will be no markets between December 24, 2017 and January 2, 2018.