The Great Grimsby Christmas Festival

Grimsby Minster, St James' Square, Grimsby

Nov 25
25th November 2023

St James Square will be transformed into a winter wonderland this November as The Great Grimsby Christmas Festival takes over bringing family festive fun, market stalls and more.

Dive into the festive spirit at The Great Grimsby Christmas Festival! Indulge in delicious food and drink, and buy gifts and trinkets from local artisans, all set against the magnificent backdrop of Grimsby Minster. 

With live music throughout the day, entertainment on the big stage, walkabout street entertainers, and performance acts, this free family-friendly event is set to start the Christmas season off to a fantastic start!

Experience further festive fun at Top Town Market and in Freshney Place Shopping Centre. Make sure you don't miss joining in with the Lantern Parade to kick off the Community Christmas Tree Lighting in the evening. 

opening times

Saturday 25th November
12:00 - 18:00

more information

St James Square

Freshney Place


North East Lincolnshire

More About The Venue

Grimsby Minster

A spectacular church that has stood at the heart of Grimsby for over 900 years and plays host to some of the town's favourite cultural events.