Fairs & Markets

With its traditional market, farmers market and the annual Christmas market at The Bowes Museum, there’s every opportunity to find unique gifts and buy local produce.

Barnard Castle Country Market

Parish Hall

An opportunity to buy homemade jams and marmalades – perfect gifts or just for yourself. Cakes and biscuits made to traditional family recipes – a treat for your festive larder, as well as handmade cards and crafts. Visit us and enjoy a...

Christmas Market

The Bowes Museum

The Bowes Museum and grounds are once again set to come alive with the sights, sounds and aromas of the annual Christmas Market. A firm favourite in the regional calendar, the ever-popular event takes place in the Museum grounds, with entrance to...

Festive Reindeer Chase

The Bowes Museum

Teesdale AC will be hosting a 1KM & 5KM Festive Reindeer Chase in the grounds of The Bowes Museum and Barnard Castle School. Santa’s reindeer will have no shortage of options when it comes to adventure with plenty of trees to hide or open...