Events & Experiences

Minehead Station Christmas Market

Minehead Station Christmas Market will be held on Saturday 1st December 2018 from 11.00 until 17.00.

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West Somerset Railway

The West Somerset Railway are holding their annual Christmas Market on Saturday 1st December 2018 from 11.00am until 5.00pm.

Stalls will fill the platform offering local businesses and producers the opportunity to sell the fantastic products that they have to offer.

We will be running a DMU service from Bishops Lydeard to Minehead return, stopping at all stations except Doniford Halt, on the day of the market. This service is for pre booked passengers only. The DMU offers panoramic views whilst traveling through the countryside. The DMU will leave Bishops Lydeard at 11.15 and return from Minehead at 16.30. The cost will be £10.00 per adult, £5.00 per young person and £25.00 per family. 

A full list of stall holders will be available in due course.

If you are a stall holder and are interersted in having a stall please contact the West Somerset Railway on 01643 704996 or by email on [email protected]   

On the day of our Christmas Market, Minehead will be holding their Christmas Festival between 11.00 and 16.30. Throughout the town there will be an array of festive events taking place including: 

Stilt jumper

Skintight Samba

Blue Moon Street Theatre

Clog Dancers


Santas Grotto 

Lions Santa Sleigh 

Face Paints and Glitter Tattoos

Balloon Modellers

Circus Skills 


Rodeo Ride

Charity Stalls 

Hot Chestnuts 

Santas Grotto at the Old Hospital in Minehead on the Avenue, tickets can be purchased on teh day from Kidz Cafe. 

and more!

 To keep up to date with Christmas festival news why not follow their Facebook Page @christmasinminehead 

*Please note the list of events above are subject to change.

11:15 Tickets available
Ticket Price
Christmas Market DMU Adult £10.00
Christmas Market DMU Child Ticket £5.00
Christmas Market DMU Family Ticket £25.00
Christmas Market DMU Under 5s £0.00