Sherford Community Trust

Christmas at Sherford 2023

Christmas 2023

Celebrate Christmas in Sherford with a range of activities and events happening across the weekend of 16th and 17th December.

The Sherford Trust, Sherford residents panel and working groups and the Sherford Community Church are pleased to bring you a weekend full of Christmas joy to get you in the spirit for the most wonderful time of the year!

Saturday 16th December:

Christmas gifts

Christmas Market 11.30am – 4.30pm

Come along and pick up a special gift for your loved ones at the Sherford Christmas Market. Taking place at Sherford Vale Primary School in the main hall between 11.30am and 4.30pm. Supporting local makers and business, expect sweet treats, homemade goods, artwork, crafts, jewellery and more.

If you are a business and interested in a stall, please contact

Kids activities 11.30am – 4pm

Join us in the Community Hub between 11.30am – 4pm for a range of Christmas themed activities for families and young people.

Come and See Santa!  12 – 4pm

Santa has very kindly, decided to join us in his grotto at the Community Hub between 12 and 4pm. Bring your family to say hello to the man himself before he heads back to the North Pole to get ready for the big day!

Christmas carols

Carols around the tree 5 – 6pm

Join Sherford Community Church between 5 and 6pm for your favourite Christmas carols around the tree outside the primary school. Let us spread a little Christmas cheer for all to hear.

Sunday 17th December 2023

Santa in Sherford! 3 – 5.30pm

If we weren’t lucky enough to have Santa in Sherford on the Saturday, he has kindly offered to ride his sleigh around the streets of Sherford and say hello to you all on the Sunday as well! 

You can catch a glimpse of Santa between 3 and 5.30pm on the following route:

1. He'll be starting at Sherford Vale Primary at 3pm and will travel along Hercules/Aries up to play park

He'll travel along and stop for photos at the following stops at the following times:

2. Play Park/Aquarius drive at 3.40pm

3. Boundary Park at 4pm

4. Country Park at 4.45pm

5. Strawberry Lane Park at 5pm

6. Finishing at Ursa Gardens/Capricorn Green/Tucana at 5.30pm

You can download a map here for the route: Santa route map in Sherford

Christmas at Sherford flyer