Where Retford and the surrounding area is concerned, you’ll be pleased to hear that there’s a lot taking place over the coming weeks - great news if you’ve just used an estate agents in Retford to help you purchase a property in or around the town.
So what’s happening? Here are just a few of the Christmas events lined up for Retford this year. Which will you put in the diary?
The Christmas Market & Light Switch On
This is taking place on December 1st in the town centre,with last year’s voted the best Christmas event the town has ever put on. You can be sure the council is going to want to build on the success of 2018 - so this might be a spectacle not to be missed.
The Christmas Night Market
The Old Police Station & Kings Park Hotel is hosting a festive night market on November 22nd, with lots of entertainment, cocktails, gins, craft beers and more. You’ll also find vintage local arts and crafts, street food, live music, DJs - there’s no chance you’ll find yourselves wondering when home time is at this event.
Contemporary Craft Fair
If you fancy a bit of a day trip and don’t mind a drive, Nottingham is around 30 miles away from Retford and there’s a Contemporary Craft Fair taking place between November 22nd and 24th. Expect to find all sorts of artisanal bespoke products from the best local designer makers around - the perfect place to pick up some Christmas presents.