Location, Transport & VIP Parking

The Christmas Fair is held in the Link Building situated between the biomes at the Eden Project. For directions, please visit The Eden Project website here. For the Preview & Shopping Evening there will be mini buses available to transport you each way between the Visitor Centre and the Fair itself. For those with mobility issues, assistance between the car parks and Visitor Centre will also be available. Dales VIP Parking (priced at £10 per car) will be available in the Banana and Apple 2 car parks - book this with your ticket purchase. 

Thanks to South West Water, Eden’s famous biomes will be lit blue for the duration of the Fair, showing our support for Cornwall’s most vulnerable communities.

Free entry to the Eden Project - for our Christmas Fair

The Eden Project is very kindly offering free admission for those attending the Fair.
In addition, all Cornwall and Devon residents will have the opportunity to buy their special rate Locals’ Pass at www.edenproject.com/visit/before-you-visit/eden-project-locals-pass (Please bring proof of residency in Cornwall or Devon.)

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Eating at the Fair

Supper with two glasses of wine kindly sponsored by PKF Francis Clark is included within the ticket price for the Preview & Shopping Evening.  A light lunch with wine is included within the ticket price for the Day Fair.

Stalls and the Food Hall sponsored by Ginsters of Cornwall

We carefully curate and rotate our stalls to ensure a varied and exciting range of Christmas shopping ideas. For information on this year’s stallholders visit
our stalls page.


The Great Rodda’s Cream Tea Hunt

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Organised by the Cornwall Community Foundation. Win cream teas from across the county!


Lillicrap Chilcott invites you to bring your old bag!

lillicrap chilcotIn the spirit of reuse & recyling please arrive with your favourite old bag. Dig out your vintage Cornwall Christmas Fair shopping bags to be entered into a prize draw to win a print by Jim Moir better known as Vic Reeves. 

Healeys Cocktail Hour

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To kick off our Preview Evening on Wednesday 23 November we will be hosting Healeys Cocktail Hour from 5pm, kindly sponsored by Healeys. Entertainment by Best of Bublé singer Tom Cary.

Grand Christmas Fair Prize Draw

Will be drawn at 3.30pm on Thursday 24 November at the Eden Project. Please keep an eye on our website for details of the fabulous prizes. 

Walker Crips Tombola

walker cripsOur ever-popular tombola can be found as usual in the Eden Link Building. Come and have a spin!

Coodes Christmas Card Stall

Coodes logo black 5 copyThe Coodes Christmas Card Stall will be selling Christmas cards with images kindly donated by Cornish artists. All proceeds will go direct to the Cornwall Community Foundation.



Dates & Tickets

The dates for the 2023 fair are:

Wednesday 22 November 2023 – Preview & Shopping Evening, 5pm – 9pm

Thursday 23 November 2023, 10am – 4pm

Tickets will only be available for purchase in advance; there will be no sales on the door.

More information to come later in the year