Rochester Christmas Market

Set in the historic and picturesque Rochester Castle gardens, overlooked by Rochester's 12th Century Norman Keep, market visitors can enjoy a selection of festive food and drink including mulled wine, hot chocolate with Baileys and roasted chestnuts as they browse stalls for unique gift ideas and unusual stocking fillers.

Features of the market include:

  • Magical festive atmosphere with live music
  • Luxury and unique gifts throughout the market.
  • Bavarian Village and Craft Fair.
  • Tasty treats from local producers.
  • Easy access to historic Rochester High Street with its eclectic mix of independent retailers, eateries and period architecture.
  • A step back in time to a Victorian Christmas to meet some of Dickens' heroes and villains (Dickensian Christmas Festival 1-2 December).

Dates and Times:

10am to 6pm -  Saturday, 24 and Sunday, 25 November.
12 Noon to 8pm - Friday, 30 November.
10am to 7pm - Saturday, 1 and Sunday, 2 December (Dickensian Christmas weekend)
12 Noon to 8pm - Friday, 7 December.
10am to 6pm - Saturday, 8 and Sunday, 9 December.

If your coming by coach on 24, 25, 30 November and 7, 8, 9 December please email [email protected] for a coach booking form.


Rochester Castle Gardens

Entry Price

Free Entry

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