Caerphilly’s Christmas Market is the perfect place to get you in the festive spirit. This 2-day event, running from the 8th-9th December, boasts over 100 food, craft and gift stalls for you to enjoy. From beautifully handmade pieces of jewellery, to uniquely flavoured and locally sourced gins. Fun and festive Christmas decorations, to delicious Welsh cheeses, chutneys and sweet treats. With so much choice, you will be able to get everything ticked off your Christmas list at this event.
There will also be plenty of entertainment to keep the kids busy throughout the day. Performances of Christmas classics from local choirs are sure to give you that festive feeling, whilst a whole host of street performers will be on hand to show off their impressive skills. For the grown-ups, a mulled wine tent with live music is the ideal place to relax whilst the kids enjoy the fun of the fair.
Want to travel to this event?
The Christmas Market will be held across the town centre and in Caerphilly Castle (also in the centre of town). The Castle is a 7-minute walk from Caerphilly Railway Station, or a 15-minute walk from Energlyn and Churchill Park Station. There are also a number of bus stops directly outside of the Castle that serve the number 26, 50, 120 and other services.
Please see below some helpful links to get you started in planning your journey to the event. Using public transport services in the area can be a great way to make your way there and save the worry of bringing your car.
You can find out more about this event on their website.
To make your journey by public transport, please use our Journey Planner to find the most convenient route, along with times and services that are running.
If you’d like to find a bus timetable, head over to our Timetables page. Here, you can search for a specific bus route or your location to view timetables of services in the area. You will also have the option to print the timetable to take with you on your trip.
Walk & Cycle
You can also use our journey planner to find walking and cycling routes to get to your event. If you live close by, walking can be a great way to explore the scenery and soak up the atmosphere before the event!
You can find out more information on our ‘Cycling and Walking’ page.