25th to 26th November – 2nd to 3rd December – 9th to 10th December – 16th to 17th December
Visit the Christmas Market on the Cedar Lawn overlooking the Castle to discover a splendid array of seasonal gifts, toys, festive decorations, specialist food and drink.
Children and adults alike will be enchanted by the reindeer and birds of prey while traditional fun fair rides and live music keep everyone entertained.
LOCATION: Leeds Castle, Broomfield, Maidstone, Kent, ME17 1PL
In the centre of the market, enjoy their nostalgic fairground attractions, children’s rides and a daily programme of live musical entertainment. Take a ride on the Victorian carousel and the high flying ‘chair-o-planes’ or take a leisurely trip on the big wheel for a spectacular view of the Castle. Small additional charges apply for the rides.
NOTE: You will need to pay for castle admission tickets to attend the Christmas market.
Band Stand Timings:
25th November – Timings TBC – Whitstable Brass
26th November – 11am, 2pm & 3.30pm – Kent Police Band
2nd December – 12pm, 2pm & 3.30pm – Kent Police Band
3rd December – 10.30am & 11.15am – Vocademy
3rd December – 12pm, 2pm & 3.30pm – Bromley Concert Band
9th December – 12pm, 2pm & 3.30pm – BAE Band
10th December – 12pm, 2pm & 3.30pm – Crystal Palace Band
16th December (12pm, 2pm & 3.30pm) – UKPB Sittingbourne Band
17th December (12pm, 2pm & 3.30pm) – BAE Band
For more information please visit the Leeds Castle website.
Once you’ve finished buying Christmas gifts and eating and drinking the festival offerings at the market, why not take a stroll around the area, or explore some of the beautiful parks & open spaces in Maidstone?