Christmas and New Year in and around Keswick

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Christmas Shopping in Keswick

Enjoy a day or a weekend break in Keswick Christmas shopping away from the traditional high streets, find that unique present in our many independent retailers and galleries - books, paintings, ceramics, jewellery, toys, bikes, foods & local produce in speciality retailers.

If you can't be here in person and want to support Keswick we have many shops with online stores. 

Click here to visit our shopping page and see the wonderful range of shops we have in Keswick. Visit Packhorse Court just off the Market Square filled with a unique variety of independent retailers.

Whilst you're Christmas shopping in Keswick why not treat yourself to lunch or coffee and cake in our of our many cafes and restaurants.

As dusk begins to fall enjoy our lovely Christmas lights. Our wonderful shops and galleries are a haven of inspiration for those hard to buy presents.

Choose a unique gift, jewellery, a sculpture or a painting from one of our lovely galleries, a colourful cushion or an authentic model from John Young Furnishings, pencils from the Derwent Pencil Museum, a cheese gift hamper or some lovely dishes from the Cheese Deli , a book or a map from Bookends or some delicious chocolates from Ye Olde Friars. For the younger family members there are lovely presents at Peter Rabbit and Friends whilst for that special pet head to Podgy Paws.

For the person who has everything, a voucher makes a great present, a cinema ticket for the Keswick Alhambra, a voucher for Go Ape, a festival pass or a weekend away.

Christmas Trees at Whinlatter Forest

Buy your real Christmas tree from Whinlatter Forest, Keswick this year for a wonderful experience and the highest quality, sustainably-grown British Christmas trees.

From 26 November 9.30am - 4pm the tree team will be on hand to help you choose from hundreds of spruces (4ft to 8ft), firs (4ft to 8ft) and pines (4ft to 7ft) in the fresh, wintery air of our beautiful forest. 

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Online Shopping

Why not give something you love from Keswick this Christmas. Lots of your favourite shops here have online shops with some lovely gifts to choose from. Click here to shop online.

Gift Vouchers

For the person who has everything there's a great choice of vouchers from overnight stays and meals out to attractions and activities. Click here to browse vouchers.