Breakfast and Storytime with Santa at Tameside Christmas Market

Date Released - 07/11/2017

CHILDREN will be able to enjoy the magical opportunity of storytime and breakfast with Santa as part of festivities at Tameside Christmas Market 2017 .

The Christmas market will take place in Market Street, Ashton, from Friday to Sunday over the weekends of 24-26 November, 1-3 December and 8-10 December.

Storytime with Santa is FREE and will take place in the event marquee on Saturday 25 November and 2 and 9 December from 10-10.30am.

While a very special one-off Breakfast with Santa will take place on Sunday 3 December 10-10.45am. Children will be able to choose from a menu including toast or a pastry, fruit and a drink. The cost is £5 and includes a gift from Santa during the breakfast. Booking is essential as places are limited, see for tickets.

Don’t forget you can also visit Santa in his grotto every day of the Christmas market, with all proceeds going to local charities.

Tameside Christmas Market will offer over 20 traditional cabin stalls selling handmade crafts and gifts as well as delicious festive food and drinks.
There will also be free rides with a different attraction every weekend including a ferris wheel, a carousel, a helter skelter and donkey rides.

Opening times as follows:

Friday and Saturday: 10am-9pm (some stalls may close at 7pm)
Sunday: 10am-4pm

Contact Information
Contact by post

Marketing and Communications
Tameside MBC
Council Offices
Wellington Road
Ashton under Lyne
Contact by Telephone
0161 342 3172
Contact by Fax
0161 342 3779