If you’re heading to the York Christmas Markets over the festive period then you might want to check out York Minster Winter Village. It can be found at the South Door of the Minster and offers food drinks and gifts as well as a place to chill under the iconic York landmark.
The village space is made up of cosy huts that are selling a range of products from over 30 local businesses. You can support local shops by visiting over the next seven weeks.
Yorkshire companies offer food and drink including Love Cheese, Wharfe Valley Oils, Reet Yorkshire and Baytown Coffee. The Yorkshire Bottle Shop will also be selling local brands such as York Gin, Sloe Motion, Priory Vodka, Luxlo Spirits, Ravenhill Brewery and Whitby Distillery and many more.
Other gifts include come from Yorkshire Blankets, We Drifters, The Little Yorkshire Candle Company, Paul Franklin Photography, the York Minster Shop and more.
Visit the Village Bar and enjoy draught beer as well as a selection of hot and cold drinks, including coffee and that Christmas favourite, hot chocolate with whipped cream and marshmallows. You can enjoy your drinks in the heated and covered seating areas on the grounds with beautiful views of York.
You can also enjoy food by The Dog Haus, who will be serving up traditional bratwurst, currywurst and loaded fries, The Dog Haus offers warming, comfort food every day. You can visit the Winter Village up until the 6th January.