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Unwrap Christmas in East Northamptonshire

Higham Ferrers

Christmas farmers market

Start stocking up at the Christmas farmers market on Saturday 17 December in Higham Ferrers. 


Christmas bauble trail

Find the baubles and collect 12 stamps from participating shops to win a prize.

Pick up your trail card from the Town Council or shops involved.

Past events

Higham Ferrers - Christmas lights switch on and fair

The Sparkle Fair took place on Saturday 19 November in the town centre with a Christmas market, funfair, refreshments, craft stalls and live entertainment all from 11am to 6pm.

Irthlingborough - Christmas lights switch on and festival

A range of festive goods was available to buy from local market traders on Saturday 3 December, including live entertainment with a brass band and the town’s Christmas lights switch on.

Oundle - Christmas lights switch on and market

On Saturday 3 December, the town centre was filled with festive market stalls selling food and gifts from local traders, as well as late opening for Oundle’s shops.

Raunds - Christmas lights switch on and market

The switch on and market took place on Sunday 27 November with live music from an Ed Sheeran tribute act, fairground rides and a petting farm, as well as a Christmas market.

Rushden - Christmas lights switch on

Rushden's celebration took place on Saturday 26 November including Santa’s grotto, real reindeer, fairground rides, market with local traders, a nativity scene and a very special guest – the snow lion!  

Thrapston - Christmas lights switch on

Thrapston's Christmas Festival took place on Saturday 26 November with music and entertainment, food and drink, games and craft stalls.

Last updated 05 December 2022