Christmas in Princesshay

Hands up who’s looking forward to Christmas this year??!

We’re calling it the ‘seasonal comeback’, a chance to get back to those things that make Christmas feel magical. It’s all about bringing to life that Christmas spirit in Princesshay this year.

Whether its shopping late under the twinkly lights, hearing carols and Christmas music playing, browsing markets and sipping hot festive drinks from our Snow House Bar, we have more than ever onsite throughout November and December and can’t wait for you to soak it all up.

Bringing Christmas To Life

Christmas lights
If you are needing to get in that festive mood then look no further. We believe a visit to Princesshay is guaranteed to deliver that inimitable Christmassy feeling. Wrap up and step outside with your family to take in the thousands and thousands of twinkling lights in Princesshay. As you stroll through Princesshay pause by Chief the stag, the illuminated throne and a huge Christmas tree decorated with over 300 individual decorations.

Christmas Charity Trees
We are pleased to be welcoming back the Charity Christmas Trees to Roman Walk. 35 Charity Trees will line Roman Walk from 18th November showcasing some of the amazing local charities and their causes.

Exeter Chiefs Trading Post
The Chiefs Trading Post will be onsite in Princesshay with all the merchandise any superfan needs this Christmas. Located in Eastgate in between Next and River Island it will be open Monday – Saturday 10am – 5pm, Sunday 11am- 4pm.

Snow House Bar & Domes

The Snow Bar and domes have now closed for this year. We hope you enjoyed your visit!

Christmas Market

NEW for this year is an extended market area with 12 chalets offering a mix of gifts, jewellery and festive treats. We’re talking hot choccies, hog roast, cheese, churros and more! Located on Bedford Street and Eastgate these pop up festive market areas will also feature a huge Christmas tree and a beautiful Christmas arch. The market areas will be open 9.30am – 6.00pm Monday – Saturday and 11am – 5pm on Sundays as well as trading late until 8pm on the final three Thursdays leading up to Christmas.

Late Nights

We will be open late on the following Thursdays in the lead up to Christmas with shops open until 8pm:

Thursday 9th December
Thursday 16th December
Thursday 23rd December

For our full list of Christmas opening times please click here.