GALLERY: Everything to expect at Arkell's Christmas Market - cheers!

By Swindon Link - 28 November 2019

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From festive beers and Santa's grotto, to Reindeer and a Bavarian band - Arkell's Christmas Market is returning next month.

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas at Arkell’s as the staff prepare host the brewery's fifth Christmas Fayre, Saturday 7 December.

From 10 am to 3 pm Arkell's will be transformed into a bustling Christmas market which will feature a variety of stalls and entertainment including mulled wines and Arkell’s own specially brewed seasonal Sir Noel Ale, a Bavarian band, Santa's Grotto, bratwurst and crepes.

The event is free to attend, with a £5 fee to see Father Christmas (which includes a present). The Arkell's Christmas Fayre will also have the brewery's on-site shop open on the day.

What's on offer:

  • Food stalls and local crafts
  • Father Christmas – Grotto opening times: 10.30 to 11.30am, 12 to 1pm and 1.30 to 2.30pm
  • Reindeer 10am to 2pm
  • Mulled wines and Arkell’s own specially brewed seasonal Sir Noel Ale
  • Bratwurst and Crepes, pizza’s and hot chocolates.
  • Bavarian band, Oompah
  • The Songbirds
  • Arkell's on-site shop, The Grape & Grain will be open, selling reers, wines, spirits and merchandise

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