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Christmas craft and gift fairs... and FREE parking

Boston enjoyed a brilliant event last Thursday with the Christmas market, hours of free live entertainment throughout the town, the lights switch-on and the Illuminate parade. And it's not over yet...

Craft and gift fairs will be held today, December 6, and on Thursdays, December 13 and 20, from 11am to 8pm in the Market Place, together with late-night shopping.

And there will be free parking in ALL council car parks 4.30pm to 8.30pm.

There will also be entertainment including live music (see for full details).

There will be another festive market in the Market Place and Pescod Square, together with Santa's grotto, live entertainment and a mass Santa Fun Run setting off from the Market Place on Sunday, December 16. More details and book your place for the Santa Fun Run (jog or walk) at

There is no regular market on Wednesday, December 26, or Wednesday, January 2.

A small market will be held in the events area in the Market Place on Friday, December 21, and Christmas Eve.

All other markets will run as normal.

There will also be a Fairy Door Hunt in Boston Guildhall on Saturday, December 8, from 11am to 3pm. More information and tickets at

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