Ready to shop?

Ditch the high street this year in favour of a more relaxing way to celebrate the joy of giving. A local market combined with a National Trust shop has Christmas covered, and there's always a relaxing cafe close at hand for a natter.

Freshly made loaves of bread

Montacute's craft and farmers' market

This award-winning farmers' market is held monthly in the old stables of Montacute House. You'll find a variety of local food producers and artists, making it the ideal time to pick a up fresh loaf or get ahead with your Christmas shopping.

Christmas paper chains

Christmas market at Barrington Court

Get ahead with your Christmas planning at Barrington's first Christmas market, which takes place on Saturday 30 November and Sunday 1 December.

Visitors at a craft market

Lytes Cary Manor winter craft market

Held in the courtyard, the winter craft market on Saturday 23 November showcases a variety of products crafted by local artists; perfect to inspire your Christmas shopping. You can sample award-winning drinks from the South Somerset Apple Juice and Cider project while browsing the free to enter market.