Events in Swansea: local markets & shopping



Swansea Indoor market

Monday - Saturday 9.00 - 5.00pm

Just 15 minute walk from our bed and breakfast

Sells almost everything you can think of. Stalls include various greengroucers, butchers, fish mongers, card shops, sweet shops, art, clocks, household, electrical, clothing, luggage, arts and crafts and lots more. Well know for fresh seafood and local produce.


Friday 16th November til Thursday 20th December

Swansea Christmas Market

Oxford Street, Swansea - 25mins walk from our bed and breakfast


The traditional red and green chalets make a welcome return to Oxford St from Friday 16 November to Thursday 20 December!

Open from 9.30am to 5.30pm Monday to Saturday and 10.00am to 5.00pm on Sunday, you’ll find over 40 traders offering a fantastic selection of arts, crafts, fine foods, beautiful decorations and unique gifts. In a number of chalets there’ll also be new traders each week, so you’ll be sure to find something different on each visit and get your shopping list ticked off in no time.


There’s also a great selection of festive food to fuel you up and a Christmas Bar where you can relax with a mulled wine. The children will love a visit to Santa’s Grotto on Portland Street and will ensure the whole family have a great day out!


Friday 14th December

Street Food Friday

Uplands Square, Uplands - 20mins walk from our B&B


A collection of street food vendors selling local and homemade produce you can eat as you browse


9am - 1pm



Saturday 15th December

Uplands market

Uplands Square, Uplands - 20mins walk from our hotel


Pleasant local market


9am - 1pm


Saturday & Sunday 15th/16th December

Christmas Food Fair 

National Botanic Gardens, Carmarthenshire - 30mins drive from our B&B


Indulge yourself in some seasonal Christmas treats at the National Botanic Garden’s popular Christmas Food Fair weekend on December 15 & 16.


The stunning Great Glasshouse is the venue for this celebration of local food and drink and there is certainly something for everyone among the festive offerings in the largest single-span glasshouse on the planet.


There’ll be lots of tasty treats on offer which includes luxury cakes by The Apprentice winner – Alana Spencer, cheese, chocolate and chutney, honey, baked goods and cider, smoked meats and coffee, and many more festive treats!


There will also be music playing within the Glasshouse. Don’t worry there’s something for the children too with a Birds of Prey display for £3.50 and a festive panto (price tbc)!


The Christmas Food Fair takes place in the National Botanic Garden of Wales on Saturday and Sunday 15 & 16 December from 10am-4.30pm, both days.


Admission to the Garden is £10. Under 5s are free and parking is free for all. There is NO additional charge for admission to the Food Fair.

364 Oystermouth Road, Swansea, SA1 3UL



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