We’re going to need to get that Christmas shopping underway as soon as possible, otherwise we’ll get caught up in that dreadful last minute online panic buying – let’s face it Amazon really do not need any more of our hard earned cash!
Discover Worthing are big advocates of trying to find something unusual, useful, unique and hand-made for Christmas. If you can shop local you know you’re also supporting the town.
With the wealth of creative talent in Worthing there’s tons of opportunity to buy interesting and creative gifts for friends and family over the coming weeks.
Here are some top picks of Pop Up Shops, Christmas Markets and local makers fairs coming up during the festive run up:
Warwick Street Traders Christmas Event – Sunday 26th November, 11am – 4pm
‘So This is Christmas’ Craft Fair, Charmandean Centre – Sunday 3rd December, 10.30am – 4pm
East Beach Artists Christmas shopping event – Thursday 7th December, 7pm – 9pm
Nice Craft Collective Fair, West Street Loft, Shoreham – Saturday 9th December, 10am – 4pm
Colonnade House pop up shop – 12th to 23rd December
Late Night Shopping, Worthing Town Centre – Thursday 14th December, 4pm – 7pm
Bath Place, Street Market – Sunday 17th December, 10am – 4.30pm
Don’t forget there are lots of other great independent shops around town – check out Warwick Street and Rowlands Road plus loads of fabulous open studios where you can pick up great pressies – including The Forge Gallery, Field Row and West End galleries
Plus don’t miss an opportunity to pick up some Local Sussex produce:
Great Little Farmers Market, Goring Road, Worthing – Saturday 2nd December, 9am – 2pm
Light up Shoreham – Friday 8th December, 4pm – 9pm
Southwick Square Christmas Market – Saturday 16th December, 10am – 4pm
Lancing Market – Saturday 16th December, 9am – 1pm