For Families

Christmas Storytime

We're delighted that Mother Christmas and her naughty elf, Jingles, will be joining us for a Christmas Storytime experience at the Christmas Market! This 20 minute family experience is appropriate for children up to 7 years old. Spaces are limited, so book now

Mother Christmas and Jingles

Free Festive Photos

Get a FREE festive family photo at the Market! Simon Withyman Photography will be on site all day to capture all the seasonal fun, and is offering free photos in the Mansion House Courtyard which can be emailed to you after the event. Come along for a great family day out! 

Simon Withyman family photo

Balloon Sculptures

MarBalloons will be providing excellent balloon sculptures for all to enjoy. From dollies and crowns, to swords and clowns, elaborate centrepieces for every occasion, with a special emphasis on the Christmas season. Be prepared to be wowed! 

MarBalloons clown

Children's Clothes

Staddon & Pamley are a local Bristol children’s clothing company who make bespoke, reversible dresses, trousers and more. Quality cotton fabrics, beautifully made for all your favourite little ones, will make the perfect gift this Christmas. 

Staddon & Pamley clothes

Facepainting & Preloved Toys & Books

St Peter’s Hospice is providing a Children’s Toys & Books stall once again, so come prepared to pick up a bargain for your tots of all ages! And as always, we’ll have our fabulous face-painters Julia and Lynda providing fun designs for all ages.


Knitted Gifts

Plain & Purl Knitted Creations make wonderful, handcrafted gifts! After their successful debut at last year’s market, they are excited to bring back even more of their unique creations! From monkeys to octopi, ballerinas to footballers and all the Christmas figures you would expect.

Plain & Purl Knitted Creations