Christmas Markets

Date & Time
Venue
City Centre

The Christmas Markets build will start on Friday 25 October and be completed in phases, street by street.

The Cathedral Gardens Ice Rink and Ice Village build will start week 21 October.

The Markets and Cathedral Gardens Ice Village will open to the public on Friday 8 November – Saturday 21 December. Albert Square stalls will remain open until Sunday 22 December.

The Christmas Lights Switch-On this year takes place on Thursday 14 November, on Deansgate by the Cathedral (new location).

Follow @mancitycouncil for announcements

Build Dates and Timings

Cathedral Gardens Ice Village (25 October – 29 October)

25/10/2019 Cathedral Gardens 8pm
27/10/2019 Cathedral Gardens 9pm
29/10/2019 Cathedral Gardens 8pm

Albert Square Stalls (27 October – 4 November)

27/10/2019 Albert Square 6am
28/10/2019 Albert Square 8am
29/10/2019 Albert Square 11am
30/10/2019 Albert Square 3pm
04/11/2019 Albert Square 3pm

Exchange Square Stalls (27 October – 30 October)

27/10/2019 Exchange Square 9pm
28/10/2019 Exchange Square 8.30pm
29/10/2019 Exchange Square 9pm
30/10/2019 Exchange Square 9pm

New Cathedral Street Stalls (27 October – 30 October) 

27/10/2019 New Cathedral Street 10pm
28/10/2019 New Cathedral Street 9pm
30/10/2019 New Cathedral Street 9pm

St Ann’s Square Stalls (29 October) 

29/10/2019 St Ann’s Square 8pm

King Street Stalls (28 October – 30 October)

28/10/2019 King Street 10pm
29/10/2019 King Street 10pm
30/10/2019 King Street 10pm

Piccadilly Gardens Stalls (29 October – 30 October) 

29/10/2019 Piccadilly Gardens 10pm
30/10/2019 Picadilly Gardens 10pm

Market Street Stalls (30 October) 

30/10/2019 Market Street 10pm

Exchange Street Stalls (1 November – 3 November)

01/11/2019 Exchange Street 9pm
03/11/2019 Exchange Street 9pm

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