What's on in Salisbury this week

Christmas continues in the city and there are plenty of festive events to enjoy during this wonderful time of the year. 

Here’s what’s on in Salisbury next week: 

6th December 2022 

Christmas Embroidery Workshop at Arundells 

Join Emma Broughton of Fairy Wren Embroidery to learn the basics of Embroidery and create a Christmas-themed bauble in a 3-inch hoop frame in this 2.5-hour workshop. 

Tickets are £45, find out more here. 

8th December 2022 

Let it Snow, Let it Snow, Let it Snow!  

Snow has been forecast for the Guildhall square at 4pm on Thursday 8th December as Salisbury BID make the dreams of a white Christmas a reality with a snow machine! Keep an eye on Experience Salisbury for all the latest weather updates. 

8th-10th December 2022 

A Christmas Carol at Salisbury Arts Centre  

Dickens’ mystical Christmas fable is brought to life in this impressive one-man performance.  

Guaranteed to get you into the Christmas Spirit, Olivier Award winner, Guy Masterson brings the Christmas Carol characters to life. 

Family show suitable for ages 6+. Evening performances at 7.30pm - matinee performance at 14:30 on Saturday 10th December. Book your tickets here. 

9th December 2022 

Sonder Christmas Market 

Join the friendly team at Sonder Coffee for a Christmas market featuring indie sellers, festive drinks and tasty snacks. 

Craft and Gift Market at Salisbury Guildhall  

Shop for a unique gift at this craft and gift market featuring jewellery, handbags, accessories, woodwork, artwork, photography, hand-poured candles and scented soaps. 

Snow at Guildhall Square 

Snow is falling, all around us!  

Salisbury BID will make it snow at 4pm on Friday 9th December at the Guildhall Square. For the latest updates, click here. 

Under Five Friday at Salisbury Museum 

Join Salisbury Musem from 10am-11.30am for Under Fives Friday - The Tudor Christmas Special! Artist Emma Kerr will take over the museum hall with the sights, sounds, smells and the feel of a Tudor festive event. 

Children will be immersed in a toddler version of Tudor festive preparations, thinking about the food, decorations and festive music which went into Christmas all those years ago. No booking required, Normal museum admission applies. 

9th-23rd December 2022 

Wall Climbers exhibition by Ancizar Marin at Gallery 21 

Miami-based sculptor, Ancizar Marin, debuts ‘Wall Climbers’ at Gallery 21.  

Depicting teams of rock climbers, window washers, fish, birds and circus performers, suspended high above the ground, the active exhibitions charm young and old. Find out more here. 

10th December 2022 

Tudor Christmas at Salisbury Museum 

For one day only Salisbury Museum takes you back to yule tide in Tudor times for a full day of entertainment for all ages. 

Step into the museum and experience the sights, sounds and fun of festivities familiar to Henry VIII and his court. The building will be decorated as it was for Christmas hundreds of years ago.  

Salisbury Museum are taking donations on entry for Tudor Christmas - no booking is required. 

Snow at the Guildhall Square and Old George Mall 

Gather at the Guildhall Square at 3pm and in the Old George Mall at 4pm for some festive fun as the weather forecast predicts snow! 

11th December 2022 

Sunday Festive Market 

Soak up the festive atmosphere and find a unique Christmas gift at Salisbury's Sunday Festive Market. 

This Sunday The Panatical Steel Band will be performing from 11am – 2pm and there will be over 50 stalls and vendors to explore.

Naomishouse and Jacksplace Salisbury Santa Fun Run 

If you’ve never seen lots of Santas running around Salisbury Cathedral… 

Now’s your chance! 

Everyone is welcome to come along and soak up the festive atmosphere and cheer on the participating runners. The Santa Fun Run raises money to fund Christmas at Naomihouse and Jacksplace where families can enjoy the festivities together. 

Open mic at The Bell and Crown with Lauren & Hardy 

Sit back and enjoy a Sunday afternoon at The Bell and Crown open mic event. 

Expect a relaxed, friendly atmosphere and two highly experienced hosts. Full PA, monitor, sound tech and soundcheck provided. Arrive early or call ahead to guarantee a slot. 

Whatever you would like to do in Salisbury this festive season, you’re sure to be inspired with a visit to our Christmas pages.

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