Week 1 Vendors 2023
Christmas 2023 in Cathedral Square opens on 15th November, with the first week running until 19th November, showcasing some of the best arts, crafts and foods from Birmingham and beyond. A wide range of diverse local vendors will be in attendance during the first week – you can find out more about each one below.
Christmas Light Switch On – 15th November, 6pm, Cathedral Square. Join us to celebrate the opening of Christmas in the Cathedral, with an evening of free entertainment and giveaways!
Live entertainment provided by Vintage Got Soul will also take place at the following times during the week:
- Wednesday 15th – 15:00-17:00 – Bandstand
- Wednesday 15th – 18:45-20:00 – Bandstand
- Thursday 16th – 13:00-15:00 – Bandstand
- Saturday 18th – 12:30-15:00 – Bandstand
- Saturday 18th – 16:30-21:00 – Bandstand
- Sunday 19th – 18:30-20:00 – Bandstand
Food & Drink
Christmas in Cathedral Square wouldn’t be the same without some delicious food or delightful drinks to keep you refreshed as you enjoy the market. Food and drink traders include Gaucho, Purecraft, and a delicious Christmas Carvery wrap. Click here for more.
Marshall & Co
Handmade, cruelty-free, vegan-friendly soy wax candles, complete with a crackling wick and a matching range of reed diffusers.
Birmingham Balti Bowl Co.
A special collection of authentic Balti bowls, spice mixes and kitchenware for lovers of the traditional balti curry.
Summer & Silver
Stylish and contemporary sterling silver jewellery, affordably priced and handmade in Birmingham’s Jewellery Quarter.
Small jewellery manufacturer specialising in handmade fused glass and sterling silver jewellery and accessories.
Delicious, gluten-free macaroons, freshly baked using the best ingredients and available in a range of flavours.
Family-owned aromatherapy brand offering luxury skincare and bathing items, handmade with organic ingredients.
Funny Brummy Pictures
A collection of paintings and prints reflecting the funny side of Birmingham from local artist Robert Geoghegan.
Steve Woodham Arts
A variety of framed prints, greetings cards, placemats, coasters and mugs from local, self-taught cubist artist Steve Woodham.
Great British Fudge Bus
Family-run business selling over 35 wonderfully wacky flavours of fudge through pop-up stalls at events.
Local florist selling a variety of blooms.
Burning Barn Rum
Craft rum with real spice and a dash of smoke, made from the finest ingredients in Guyana and enjoyed across the Midlands.
Eco-conscious homeware brand selling natural, homemade, Japanese-inspired soy wax products and home fragrances
The gooiest cookies going, freshly baked every day using the finest ingredients and available in a variety of flavours.
French brasserie serving up a comprehensive menu of classic French dishes, freshly made with high-quality ingredients.
Vicki Marks Jewellery
Stylish sterling silver jewellery – necklaces, pendants, bracelets and rings – that combines creativity and craftsmanship.
A handmade range of nourishing luxury skincare products, made from 100% organic ingredients and certified vegan.
Glass Art Designs
Stunning fused glass art, inspired by the beauty of the natural world and handcrafted in the Worcestershire countryside.
Black Pounds Project
Forward-thinking charity supporting black entrepreneurs, creatives and sole traders through learning and mentoring.
The Aegean Touch
Birmingham-based business selling Mediterranean-inspired homeware, including textiles, accessories and kitchenware.
West Midlands Distillery
Award-winning, family-run craft distillery making a range of spirits and liqueurs including rum, gin and vodka.
Camelēr Spice Co
Unique spice blends from around the world to add flavour to your cooking, baking and cocktail making.
Spreading Flamingo Love
Coventry-based business selling paper stationery and greeting cards with original, eye-catching designs.
Stylish, handmade wooden crafts, including chopping boards, shelves, wine caddies, folding stools and more.
100 Views of Birmingham
Talented local artist selling a series of original and giclee prints of iconic sights in and around Birmingham.