Joining us for a festive break at Mill Rythe Holiday Village this Winter?

Nestled on the south coast between Portsmouth and Chichester, Hayling Island is a stunning location perfect for exploring during the festive season.

To help you make the most of your stay, we’ve put together a guide of some of the best Christmas markets and festivities taking place in the local area this year.

Funland Hayling Island – Winter Wonderland – December 2021

Hayling Wonderland is back for 2021 at Funland, Hayling Island. A popular amusement park on the South Coast, join the elves at Funland this Christmas for a spectacular wonderland experience. From enjoying a breath-taking walk through Wonderland (as well as exploring the Elf Village and magical decorations via the Funland Express), to meeting Santa Claus (and maybe even receiving a special present from Santa’s workshop!) – Hayling Wonderland is a must-visit this Christmas.

Wickham Christmas Market 2021 – Saturday 20th November 2021

Just a 30 minute drive from Mill Rythe, Funyard Event’s Wickham Christmas Market will be selling all the festive goods that the local crafters, designers, and businesses have to offer. From delicious festive treats (both savoury and sweet) to beautiful local arts and crafts, Wickham Christmas market is a brilliant venue to get all of your Christmas shopping done locally whilst supporting the area’s small businesses.

Winchester Christmas Market 2021 – From 19th November to 22nd December 2021

With its unique location in the shadow of a celebrated English icon, Winchester Cathedral’s Christmas Market is widely regarded as one of Europe’s best. More than 100 chalets are home to hand-picked exhibitors offering exclusive gifts that visitors won’t find on the high street – from hand-crafted decorations and festive treats to craft beer and mulled wine.

Petersfield Christmas Festival Market – Sunday 5th December 2021

You can expect a festive day of fun, shopping, santa and singing at the Petersfield Christmas Festival Market this December! From 10am until 3.30pm on Sunday the 5th December, Petersfield will be transformed into a festive wonderland. From magical stalls selling gifts for loved ones, to Christmas carols, Santa’s grotto, and fantastic rides for the Children, Petersfield Christmas Market is a must-visit this December. So, wrap up warm and get ready to tuck into mulled wine, fudge, cheeses and mince pies in abundance…

Counting down the days already? We can’t wait to welcome you this Winter… wrap up warm, grab a hot chocolate and get excited!

*Markets subject to change and dependent on government guidance at the time. Away Resorts and Mill Rythe have no affiliation with the listed events.

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