UPDATED DAILY: Christmas Markets Brisbane 2021

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There is a certain something special about walking around the best Christmas Markets Brisbane has to offer in the lead up to Christmas. Christmas Market shopping is a worldwide tradition steeped in history and it’s one we love!

Even without a lot of cash to splash the ambiance of the event, the spirit of the people, and (more often than not) the scent of Christmas in the air is enough to put you and your kids in a fantastic mood for the rest of the day or night.

If you would like to add your Brisbane Christmas markets to our list, please email Natalie – Listings@FamiliesMagazine.com.au

Christmas Markets Brisbane in November 2020

Saturday 14 November

Kuraby Christmas Twilight Markets | Kuraby

Christmas Markets Brisbane in Kuraby

Your presents is required, snow don’t be late! It’s almost time for the return of the huge Kuraby Christmas Twilight Markets from 4pm on Friday the 13th of November. It’s hard not to be elfish with the huge array of gourmet food, gifts and entertainment on offer… you’ll be sure to find the perfect stuffers for those stockings. With over 100 specialty stalls, FREE parking and entry, yule be sorry if you miss their biggest and best Christmas event yet.

  • Where: 1342 Beenleigh Road, Kuraby. Next to the Wally Tate Park.
  • Time: 4pm – 9pm

Love Handmade Christmas Market | Margate

Celebrating MADE IN BRISBANE by the seaside! 80 beautiful stalls to explore plus social distancing Santa for the win! For lovers of fine handmade goods, food and view of the sea. Entry is FREE and doggie friends are welcome. Find out more here.
  • Where: Humpybong Oval, Margate
  • Time: 8am – 1pm

Thursday 19 November

The Home Collective Christmas Collection | Wavell Heights

The Home Collective Markets are known for bringing together some of South East Queensland’s best small businesses, that feature a gorgeous array of home and garden products. Their upcoming Christmas Collection will include 60 stalls for you to enjoy including their awesome food trucks! You’ll need to make a gold coin donation at the gate to support Animal Welfare League QLD.

  • Where: Wavell Heights Community Hall, 175 Edinburgh Castle Road
  • Time: 5pm-9pm

Friday 20 November

Beenleigh Christmas Twilight Markets | Beenleigh

The Beenleigh Night Markets are ringing in the festive season and bringing back their much loved FREE Christmas Twilight markets! Held on a wonderful summer evening in November, The Beenleigh Christmas Twilight Markets will be the best way to do your holiday shopping while enjoying a night out with wonderful food, drink, kids activities and great entertainment to party into the festive spirit! Find out more here.

  • Where: 1 Kent Street, Beenleigh
  • Time: 5pm – 9pm

Saturday 21 November

Rotary Club of Mount Gravatt Christmas Markets | Mt Gravatt

The Rotary Club of Mount Gravatt’s Christmas Markets are perfect for Christmas catch-ups with your friends & family. This fantastic family-friendly FREE event with kids’ activities, amusement rides, jumping castle, rock wall, face painting, Christmas gift stalls, street food, carols, live music, a Christmas movie, and a visit from Santa is definitely not to be missed. See the event details here.
  • Where: Mt Gravatt Showgrounds
  • Time: 4pm to 9pm

Christmas Market 2020 | Chermside

With many gift, craft and plant stalls and exhibitors, the Christmas Market at All Saints Chermside are on again! The markets are undercover so they will be on rain or shine. Entry is free and off street parking is available.With many talented art and crafters, food stalls, plant stalls and a BBQ with the best snags around, this event is a great afternoon out and a wonderful opportunity to buy from local small businesses and community members this Christmastime.
  • Where: All Saints Anglican Church, 501 Hamilton Road, Chermside
  • Time: 1:30pm – 4:30pm

Friday 27 November

UQ Christmas Market | St Lucia

UQ’s third annual Christmas Markets are back! Join UQLife and the UQ Community for their annual Christmas Markets!  Enjoy an evening of Christmas carols, market stalls, festive workshops, cheesy Christmas movies and more!
  • Where: Forgan Smith Lawns, St Lucia Campus
  • Time: 4pm-8pm

Saturday 28 November

BrisStyle Twilight Market | Brisbane CBD

Head to King George Square to experience the one and only BrisStyle Twilight Market selling 100% handmade goods, featuring over 80 local designers! Meet the makers during an evening stroll around the square and wrap up your Christmas shopping in one fell swoop! Expect unique ranges of summer clothing, inspiring artworks to adorn your walls, cleverly crafted ceramics and so much more!

  • Where: King George Square
  • Time: 4pm-9pm

Milton Christmas Twilight Markets | Milton

Milton Twilight Christmas Markets Brisbane

Who’s ready to shake it like a North Pole-aroid picture? We know that we are! Make a list, check it twice, and jingle all the way to Milton Christmas Twilight Markets on Saturday, November 28. From 4pm ’til 10pm you can gorge yourself on gourmet eats and drinks, stuff your Christmas stockings with unique, handmade gifts, shimmy to live music, and tire the kids out with elf-approved fun!
  • Where: Cribb Street, Milton
  • Time: 4pm – 10pm
  • Entry: $2 at the gate

Sunday 29 November

Coochiemudlo Island Christmas Markets | Coochiemudlo Island

The Coochiemudlo Island Christmas Markets are great markets to stock up on presents, right next to the water in a pleasant atmosphere and with great food & drink, both on and off the market. Excellent music will drift past as you take in the relaxed island vibe before the mad Christmas rush.

  • Where: Coochiemudloo Island
  • Time: 8am – 1:30pm

Caboolture Christmas Carols | Caboolture

Celebrate the festive season at Centenary Lakes Park with Christmas Carols, markets and food trucks, a visit from Santa and fireworks! Register for your FREE tickets here.

Where: Centenary Lakes Park, Caboolture 

Time: 3 – 8pm

Christmas Markets Brisbane in December 2020

Friday 4 December

Jingle all the Bay 2020 | Sandgate

Christmas Markets Brisbane Jingle all the Bay

Celebrate Christmas on the Bayside with a festive street party and Christmas parade. Jingle all the Bay is proudly presented by the Sandgate and Districts Chamber of Commence. Enjoy live entertainment, a Meet and Greet with Santa, Winter Wonderland Laneway, food and Christmas markets, Whoville Themed area with entertainment, heaps of FREE activities for the kids, amusement rides, and an animal farm. Don’t miss the Christmas Street Parade at 7pm!

  • Where: Einbunpin Lagoon, Sandgate
  • Time: 6pm – 9pm

Saturday 5 December

Brisbane Eco Living Christmas Market 2020 | Bowen Hills

The Brisbane Eco Living Festival is an outdoor marketplace buzzing with the perfect gifts for Christmas and the latest in the eco industry. Head along to enjoy food trucks (all sustainable + vegan options), Eco market stallholders, live music from locals & schools, workshops and seminars plus tiny homes on display. Tickets are $6.36 per person and children under 14 are free with a paying adult. This event is running Sat 5 Dec – Sun 6 Dec.

  • Where: Brisbane Showground, Bowen Hills
  • Time: 1pm-4pm

Community Christmas Carols & Markets | Underwood

You are invited to attend the Community Christmas Carols event at Underwood Park, Rochedale. This FREE family event will include carol singing, market stalls, and fun family activities. Bring your family, bring your friends and come enjoy a night of community Christmas fun! Find more details here.

  • Where: Underwood Park, Rochedale
  • Time: 4pm – 8pm

QAGOMA Christmas Design Market | South Brisbane

The QAGOMA Christmas Design Market is back and bigger than ever, with more than 50 of the best local independent artisans! Treat yourself and those you love to a handmade gift this Christmas – shop a diverse selection of handmade ceramics, jewellery, homewares, textiles, and clothing. Most stallholders will have EFTPOS facilities, but some may not, so bring cash with you just in case. Don’t forget to visit the QAGOMA Store for a huge range of books, art merchandise and designer gifts.

  • Where: Gallery of Modern Art Forecourt, South Brisbane
  • Time: 9am – 4pm

Our Community Christmas Markets | Slacks Creek

Local market stalls, food, fresh produce, plants, artisan wares, craft, fashion and more! Santa will be popping by in his new sleigh. Check out the stallholders here.

  • Where: Slacks Creek Rugby League Club
  • Time: 3pm – 8pm

Nundah Christmas Twilight Markets | Nundah

Make a list, check it twice and hurry down the chimney to Nundah Christmas Twilight Markets on December 5. From 4pm ’til 10pm you can chow down on some gourmet eats and drinks, stuff your Christmas stockings with unique, handmade gifts, shimmy to live music and tire the kids out with elf-approved fun! $2 per person to enter.

  • Where: Station Street, Nundah
  • Time: 4pm-10pm

Sunday 6 December

North Lakes Christmas Carols | North Lakes

With lots of family-friendly entertainment on offer, everyone can get into the spirit of the season while enjoying performances by local community groups and schools. The North Lakes Christmas Carols will feature plenty of free activities and workshops, roving performers and FUN! You can even do some last-minute Christmas gift shopping at the twilight markets.

  • Where: Kinsellas Park, Innovation Place, North Lakes
  • Time: 3pm – 8pm

Victoria Point Christmas Markets | Thornlands

The Victoria Point Christmas Markets will include boutique stalls selling arts & crafts, handmade items, vintage & pre-loved clothes, toys, and household items. Held at Faith Lutheran College Redlands these markets are the perfect place to pick up a beautiful unique gift or shop for a new Christmas party outfit!
  • Where: Faith Lutheran College, Thornlands
  • Time: 8am-1pm

Christmas Twilight Markets | Tanah Merah

Tanah Merah Twilight Market christmas tree

This isn’t your ordinary Christmas market! It’s a Christmas Twilight Market Spectacular! Kicking off at 5pm, the markets will include stalls selling fresh produce, handcrafted gifts, boutique clothing and mouth-watering food. PLUS the lighting of a 5ft Christmas tree, Christmas Carols by renowned Opera Singer Lisa Lockland-Bell and a special guest appearance by Santa himself!

  • Where: Dunamis Church, Tanah Merah
  • Time: 5pm-7pm

Saturday 12 December

Flagstone Twilight Markets & Community Carols | Flagstone

Flagstone Twilight Markets will return in collaboration with a carol event on Saturday 12 December 2020. Browse the boutique and handmade market stallholders to find great gift ideas just in time for Christmas. Delicious food trucks will be at the event to fill hungry tummies and Santa will be making a visit too! Enjoy the magical Christmas spirit as you listen and sing-a-long to your favourite Christmas carols.

  • Where: Flagstone State School
  • Time: 5pm-8:30pm

The Village Christmas Market | Beenleigh

At The Village Christmas Market, you’ll find local handmade gifts, clothing, artwork, jewellery, plus accessories. Artisan ceramics, homewares, food, and natural honey will also be for sale on the day. Kids can have their face painted while discovering lots of fascinating and unique things! This event will be nestled within the beautiful Beenleigh historical village grounds. Find unique gifts for everyone in your family while supporting small businesses.
  • Where: Beenleigh Historical Village & Museum
  • Time: 7am-12:30pm

Sunday 13 December

Redcliffe Christmas Carols | Redcliffe

Celebrate the festive season with the annual Redcliffe Christmas Carols at Dolphins Stadium with twilight markets, food stalls, Christmas Carols and more!

  • Where: Dolphins Stadium, Redcliffe
  • Time: 3pm-8pm

Friday 18 December

Christmas Twilight Market | Sandgate

Get your cringe-worthy Christmas earrings on and bring your family down to the markets for groovy music, great community catch-ups, and a specialty menu from Capulet! Curating the best vintage sellers, rack stalls & local makers in the one place. Get the event details here.

  • Where: Capulet & Co, Sandgate
  • Time: 5pm-9pm

Saturday 19 December

Christmas Carnival 2020 | Sandstone Point

Sandstone Point Hotel Xmas Carnival

Brace your elves! The annual Christmas Carnival is coming to Sandstone Point Hotel on Saturday 19th December! From 12 noon enjoy markets, food stalls, kids rides, entertainment, Christmas carols, fireworks, and of course a visit from Santa! Get your tickets here.

  • Where: Sandstone Point Hotel
  • Time: 12pm – 8:30pm

Sunday 20 December

Pine Rivers Park Christmas Carols | Strathpine

Sit back, relax, and join in the caroling fun at the Pine Rivers Park Christmas Carols from 3pm. There will be lots of family-friendly entertainment on offer, so bring your best vocals and a blanket to spread out, relax and enjoy a magical evening. You can even do some last-minute Christmas gift shopping at the twilight markets or participate in the many free activities and workshops! 

  • Where: Pine Rivers Park, Strathpine
  • Time: 3pm-8pm

Tuesday 22 December

The Collective Markets Christmas Edition | South Bank

The Collective Markets will return to their home on Little Stanley Street and Stanley Street Plaza from 10am- 10pm to showcase a wealth of Christmas gifts and bites by independent retailers, unique to South Bank. 

  • Where: Little Stanley Street and Stanley Street Plaza, South Bank
  • Time: 10am-10pm

Wednesday 23 December

Festive Fresh Markets | Rocklea

Festive Fresh Market Rocklea Christmas Markets Brisbane

Christmas feels very different this year, but one thing you don’t need to worry about is making sure you can get the freshest ingredients and lovingly handmade Christmas goodies, with help from Brisbane Markets. To make Christmas easier, Brisbane Markets is holding a Festive Fresh Market on Wednesday, 23 December from 3 to 8pm. This special twilight market will feature all the fresh produce, seafood, meat, deli items, and pantry fillers you need to feed your family and friends during the holiday season.

Christmas Markets not going ahead in 2020 due to COVID

To the best of our knowledge the following Christmas Markets are not going ahead in 2020:

  • Mater Private Hospital Redland Auxiliary’s Christmas Market
  • Karuna Christmas Market. This year’s event will be held online only. Find out more here.
  • Brisbane Fair Trade Christmas Market

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11 responses to “UPDATED DAILY: Christmas Markets Brisbane 2021”

  1. Clare Butler says:

    Hi There, I have a Christmas Market I would love you to add! We have 30-40 stalls. 16th of December at 4pm Christmas Festival and Markets + Carols at Ashgrove Baptist Church. Lots of activities and freebies!

  2. Ann says:

    Does anyone know if busking is allowed at any of these events? Thank you!

  3. Hong says:

    Hi! There is a local handmade ceramics and pottery exhibition and sales on Sunday, December 11th from 5-11 at the wandering cooks (south Brisbane)

  4. Toni says:

    I would also like to let you know the Creative Markets are in this Saturday 26th at Logan Arts Gallery 10am – 2pm.

  5. Liz Green says:

    Hello – Here are the new details for The Mummy Tree Market Hawthorne.
    Regards Liz

  6. macarla says:

    Wonderful list, makes it so easy to know what is on.

    Just one correction though, the Fair Trade Christmas market is on both the Saturday 26th and the Sunday 27th.

  7. Evelyn says:

    i would like to become a food stall holder on this events if possible please let me know. we are selling Filipino street food thank you regards Evelyn

    • Kristy Saurin says:

      Hi Evelyn
      I have a Christmas market in December that I would like to advertise. Could you please advise how I can do this through your magazine?

  8. Amanda says:

    Awesome article. LOVE this. Thank you.

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