Come and see The Fableists Sunday 1st December at Dalston Christmas Market
Free, Dalston Square, Hackney, E8
Dalston offers an alternative to the more traditional Christmas markets in the city. It is aimed at creatives who are searching for something more original than what the high street shops have on offer for Christmas – or any time of year. Hailed as London’s designer Christmas market – this event takes place in the creative soul of London. Rated one of London’s best Christmas Market, it not to be missed for original Christmas presents – or a little something for yourself!
Expect a festive atmosphere with loads for the whole family to see and do. Come and visit The Fableists to pick up a goodie bag for the kids (while supplies last).
What the press is saying about Dalston Christmas Market:
Impress your friends and family with unique gifts by independent jewellery designers, furniture makers and other creative artisans that will stand head and shoulders above run-of-the-mill high street goods. Run by City Showcase markets, the one-day Dalston Christmas Market also includes free live music and entertainment along with a host of quirky street food stalls to energise weary shoppers.
Head to the buzzing heart of Dalston for City Showcase’s Christmas market, which will include stalls run by jewellery designers, furniture makers, artisans and card makers. As well as searching for quirky designer goods and homeware, you can enjoy live comedy shows and performances from local school choirs and keep warm with food and drink.
London’s Evening Standard
The edgier counterpart to the successful Soho flea market, City Showcase brings you a different kind of Christmas Market – this time in Dalston. The one-day outdoor event will focus on local artisan and designer goods by encouraging young creatives in the area to get involved and sell their wares (by Oct 4). Customers can enjoy live music as they browse the alternative selection of gifts.
Fancy exploring an alternative to the classicChristmas markets that pop up year on year in the capital? Dalston Christmas Market is just the ticket, a new one-day artisan, designer and live music event created to complement the highly successful annual Soho Flea Market (held each June in Dean Street), which this year drew well over 15,000 people.
Red Magazine Online