The Ginchester Christmas Market

Sat 02/12/17 12:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Get a unique celebration of gin with a distinctive Christmas flavour!

Nestled in the heart of Hampshire, lies a quaint little city with a voracious appetite for gin...
Welcome to Ginchester!

It's no secret that Winchester is England's Christmas Capital.  And Ginchester is England's Gin Capital!  When the two collide, you get a unique celebration of gin with a distinctive Christmas flavour!

This is the very first Ginchester Christmas Market in the majestic setting of the Guildhall, Winchester.  This is truly a local event for local people and a chance to celebrate all that is great about the region's food and drink scene - naturally with a focus on gin!

Sample some fantastic gins and enjoy a great opportunity to have some fun in the spirit of a festive Christmas Market.

There will be two sessions (12 noon to 2.30pm and 3pm to 5.30pm)...

  • Enjoy a complimentary festive gin drink on arrival
  • Soak up the Christmas atmosphere...and gin
  • Enjoy a G&T or gin cocktail at the Cabinet Rooms Gin Bar sponsored by Winchester Distillery
  • Learn more about local gin production with the team from Winchester Distillery
  • Meet your favourite local distillers, such as Gorilla Spirits, and stock up for Christmas
  • Sample unique and unusal gins from further afield
  • Pick up food and drink from local producers for your festive feasts
  • Peruse crafts, arts and textiles for extra-special Christmas gifts