Salisbury is 'The City of Stars' this Christmas

Get ready to be enchanted this Christmastime as Salisbury transforms into the City of Stars.

From a constellation of stunning installations to festive markets, pantomime performances, and even snowfall, Salisbury promises an unforgettable Christmas experience for all.

Explore this celestial wonderland by taking a leisurely stroll through historic streets, following a trail of sculptures and lights, catching an award-winning pantomime at the Salisbury Playhouse, or stargazing from the iconic Salisbury Cathedral spire at twilight.

There has never been a better time to head into our beautiful city, where tradition meets innovation this Christmas time.

You may have seen our fab 'Christmas in Salisbury' leaflet on your doorstep recently showcasing a selection of our city's festive events - you can download the PDF version right here.

Festive Top Picks

17 Nov - 24 Dec 23

Santa’s Grotto

Santa has made time in his busy schedule to return to Salisbury this Christmas!

25 Nov 23 - 07 Jan 24

Dick Whittington

Join Dick on the long journey to London to make his fame and fortune, in this classic, audience-favourite Panto which promises to be an unmissable experience.

26 Nov - 17 Dec 23

Sunday Festive Markets

The Sunday Markets will be returning to Salisbury’s historic Market Place! Showcasing a fantastic range of traders with their festive goods adding vibrancy and festive spirit to the Market Place.

02 Dec 23

Living Spit's A Christmas Carol

Hilarious, tender, idiotic and musically virtuosic by turns, Living Spit’s two-man adaptation of A Christmas Carol promises a feast of festive foolery that’ll have you splitting your sprouts with laughter!

06 Dec 23

G4 Christmas

G4 will be back on the road in 2023 with their biggest and best Christmas tour to date!

10 Dec 23

Santa Fun Run

Join Salisbury Cathedral for another 'Santa Fun Run' around the beautiful city of Salisbury.

15 Dec 23

Festive Barnstormers Comedy

Barnstormers is going all Christmassy with a festive line-up of stand-up comedians.

17 Dec 23

Carols By Candlelight

Join South Wilts Grammar School for their Carols by Candlelight Service. There'll be a festive atmosphere, Christmas carols, minced pies, mulled wine and a short talk about the real meaning of Christmas.

Christmas Events 2023 (there's so many more to come!)

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