Sights sounds and tastes of Lincoln Christmas Market 2018

Joy to the world, Lincoln Christmas Market has come! So The Lincolnite went to sample all the delights that this year’s event had to offer.

The annual festive market is back for its 38th year with hundreds of stalls and hundreds of thousands of visitors.

It kicked off on Thursday, December 6 at midday when market moochers queued up to be the first to get in.

See our superguide to the market, including travel options, security, parking and highlights here. 

Visitors can pick up lots of presents for loved ones at the market, while eating and drinking their way through uphill Lincoln.

Traders and visitors have enjoyed the first day of the market, but they’re also keeping a close eye on the weather forecast.