La Fête dé Noué delivers a variety of heart-warming, festive and family celebrations, and this year promises to be the best yet. Events and activities on offer include the following Christmas Markets:
Handmade Christmas Fair, 20 Commercial Buildings
10am-4pm on Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th November, Free entry
An indoor Christmas Fair, 'Handmade Christmas' is at Jane James' gallery space at 20 Commercial Buildings, St Helier (next to Norman's). There will be 35 different stalls offering lots of handmade gifts by local artisans and crafters, and a wonderful Christmas feel, with lots of decorations. The perfect place to buy a unique Christmas present.
The Central Market & Fish Market, Beresford Street
Usual opening hours apply, plus 7.30am-7pm on Thursdays 5th, 12th and 19th December, 10am-4pm on Sunday 15th December, and 7.30am-4pm on Sunday 22nd December
Don't miss the Victorian covered markets filled with a wealth of glorious goodies at this time of year. The Central Market has holly wreaths and mistletoe, clementines, chestnuts and warming spices, while the Fish Market across the street is filled with locally farmed and caught fruits of the sea.
Thursday 5th - Sunday 8th, and Thursday 12th - Sunday 15th December, Free entry
Gather your friends and family and immerse yourself in Christmas cheer at this year's Simply Christmas Markets in St Helier's Royal Square. Showcasing over 40 of Jersey's finest artisans, Simply Christmas brings you a labyrinth of stalls oozing with festive magic, beautiful gifts and tasty treats. With hot food and live music; it's the perfect place to buy unique gifts directly from the artisans who have created and produced them.
A Victorian Christmas, Jersey Museum
Saturday 30th November & Sunday 1st December, 10am-5pm, £1 Donation
Experience an unrivalled period atmosphere at The Victorian House, Jersey Museum. Immerse yourself in history as you browse the gas-lit rooms to discover beautiful gifts made by local artisans and crafts workers. Victorian living history and a programme of music all add to the charm and ambience of this unique festive event.
Le Marchi Nouormand (Norman-French Market), Weighbridge Place
Friday 13th - Monday 16th December, Free Entry
The visiting Norman-French Market offers traditional festive treats from homemade crêpes and biscuits to saucisson, fromage and Normandy Cider.