Hills District Christmas Markets 19-Nov-2019
As December quickly approaches it’s time to start planning your summer holidays, organising the important Christmas lunch, and of course finalising your gift list. Whether you’re shopping for the family, a colleague’s secret Santa, or someone special, there’s nothing better than gifting someone with a unique, handmade and thoughtful Christmas present.And there’s no better place to pick up a special gift than the local Christmas markets.
Here in the Castle Hill area we are spoilt for choice with some of the best Christmas markets around. With everything from handmade jewellery, clothing, textiles and homewares, to locally made cakes, oils and condiments, you’ll be sure to find something to everyone on your Christmas list.
To help you start planning your Christmas shopping, here are 5 of our local Castle Hill Christmas Markets for 2019.
Christmas in the Hills
For the ultimate festive day out make sure to head along to Christmas in the Hills. Taking over the Bella Vista Farm on Wednesday 11th December for it’s 8th year, the markets will come alive with food stalls, carnival rides, and family friendly entertainment. As the sun sets a 49-piece orchestra and choir will take over the stage for the annual Christmas carol performance, followed by a spectacular fireworks display.Entry tickets can be pre-purchased for $9.00, or $10.00 at the door. All money from entry tickets will go towards the Foster Care Angels, Learning Links, and the Hills Community Aid.
Where: Bella Vista Farm, Cnr Elizabeth MacArthur Drive and Norwest Boulevarde, Bella Vista
When: Wednesday 11th December 4:00pm-9:00pm
Christmas Fair & End of Year Plant Sale
Need to pick up a present for someone with a green thumb? The Secret Garden and Nursery is hosting their Christmas Fair & End of Year Plant sale on Saturday 30th November. While you browse through the hundreds of discount plants and special Christmas market stalls, the kids will be kept entertained with train rides and cute farmyard animals. They’ll also have Devonshire tea and coffee, a woodfired pizza, and a BBQ on offer.
Where: Secret Garden, Clydesdale Lane, UWS Richmond NSW
When: Saturday 30th November 9:00am-4:00pm
Sydney Boutique Markets - Christmas Markets
One of our favourite Sydney markets, The Sydney Boutique Markets, is hosting three major Christmas market events in December at the Rouse Hill Town Centre. Head along on Sunday 1st December, Saturday 14th December or Sunday 15th December when over 80 stallholders will be showcasing their unique, high quality products ranging from men’s, ladies & baby/kid’s fashion and accessories, home wares and so much more. They’ll also be live music fairy floss and kid’s entertainment including jumping castles, a giant slide, and a teacup and saucer and pirate ship amusement ride.
Where: Main Street, Rouse Hill Town Centre
When: Sunday 1st December, Saturday 14th December, and Sunday 15th December. 10:00am-4:00pm
The Hills Up Market
If you’re looking for the perfect market to stock up on local produce, you can’t go past the Hills Upmarket.A boutique family friendly market in the Hills Shire, it’s the perfect market to pick up abundance of fresh local produce, fresh meat, artisan breads, cakes and baked goods, oils, condiments, cured meats, delicious cheeses that are perfect for putting together your own Christmas hampers. There’s also homewares, art work, handmade jewelry, craft, skin care products and even locally brewed cider and wine on offer.While they haven’t announced any special Christmas events, the markets will be held on Sunday 24th November and again on the 8th November – perfect timing for Christmas!
Where: Castle Hill Showgrounds, Showground Road, Castle Hill NSW2154
When: 24th November 8.30am-3pm and 8th December 8.30am-3pm
Glenorie Grower's Christmas Markets
The local weekly markets, Glenorie Growers market will be getting into the festive spirit on ---- for their special Christmas market. Perfect for picking up last minutes gifts from local artisans, stocking up on the best quality, local produce for your Christmas lunch. They’ll even be a special visit from the man in red himself.
Where: Les Shore Oval Glenorie.2658 Old Northern Road, Glenorie NSW 2157
When: Sunday 22nd December, 9:00am – 1:00pm