Unique Shopping at Lochinch Christmas Fair

Unique Christmas gifts from forty-six specially selected stalls – the perfect way to startChristmas shopping!

The annual Lochinch Castle Victorian Charity Christmas Fair returns next weekend (Friday 9th and Saturday 10th November. Last year the Fair, situated undercover in the beautiful surroundings of the Victorian Stables and large Christmas marquee, attracted almost 1,500 people.

Open from 3pm – 7pm on Friday, with a free glass of mulled wine for every guest, and 10am – 4pm on Saturday, the Fair is sure to get you in the mood for Christmas.

The wide variety of stalls offer gifts for everyone including; books, toys, gifts for gardeners, cooks, outdoor enthusiasts, home interiors, jewellery, clothing, Christmas cards and decorations and much more.

Soak up the Victorian atmosphere with many stall holders wearing Victorian dress, join Dowager Countess Grantham and her companions from Downton Abbey as they too hunt for the perfect Christmas gifts. Enjoy local carol singers and highlights from ‘Oliver’ by Stranraer Drama Group, visit Santa in his Grotto between 11am and 2pm on Saturday, burn off some energy on the bouncy castle (weather permitting) and enjoy seasonal hot food, cakes and tray bakes from Castle Kennedy Gardens Tea Room and Caroline’s Catering.

The Lochinch Charity Victorian Christmas Fair is being held in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support and Galloway Garden Festival, and 10% of exhibitor’s proceeds will be donated to both causes.

Lochinch Castle (DG9 8RT) is situated 3 miles east of Stranraer on the A75. Admission to the Fair is £3.50 per adult and £1 per child. Free car parking is available adjacent to the Victorian Stables

From stocking fillers to larger gifts, our unique range of carefully selected stalls will provide inspirational presents for all ages!

For further information, contact Lochinch Castle and Castle Kennedy Gardens Marketing Department at 01776 702 024 or visit www.castlekennedygardens.co.uk . ENDS