Gifts, food & seasonal cheer!
Malta Artisan Markets will be holding a Grand Christmas Market at Palazzo Parisio, Naxxar on Saturday 7th & Sunday 8th December from 10am to 6pm (last entry 5:30pm).
And, if you love shopping, quirky gifts and a healthy dose of Christmas cheer, you can’t afford to miss out on this event. Here’s why.
1 All your Christmas gifts sorted!
Forget that last minute panic as you wonder how on earth you’re gonna pull off a miracle and get all the Fam’s and the Squad’s gift done in one marathon session on Christmas Eve.
This is shopping done easy. You get to meander the eclectic goodies at more than 50 stalls, each showcasing beautiful items made by small, independent creative business entrepreneurs.
If you want to beat everyone else on the cool and trendy gifts stake this year, this is the place to be. Think unique, artisanal, gorgeous… you’ll be the undisputed ruler of the gift-giving season.
Choose from homeware, accessories, arts, handcrafts, handmade jewellery, seasonal goodies…. Spoilt for choice is an understatement.
2 Luscious goodies to treat your tastebuds
Your shopping is done and you just want to flop down somewhere comfy and enjoy a slice of cake and a cuppa. Or maybe a good, old-fashioned sarnie.
Palazzo Parisio will be serving a festive tea and brunch during market weekend. For bookings call on 21412461 or send an e-mail here.
At the Grand Christmas Market you don’t need to battle the crowds to source some local delights . Everything is right there, with you. From the best chocolates by Sunday in Scotland, to fine, loose teas by Tettiera and so many more exquisite items from artisans such as Stephen Cordina Aromatherapy, locally-made jams & delicacies from Gee’s Jams and With Love from Our Kitchen.
Seriously, get ready for some good treats.
3. The entertainment is tops
When you’re not busy shopping or munching, you can enjoy you can enjoy art displays in the Billiards Room, creativity in the Conservatory and the general lovely setting in Palazzo Parisio gardens.
During market weekend there will be choir performances by Stagecoach Choir, and the International School Vocal Group and soloist Leanne Carabott.
And there’s plenty to keep the kids entertained too, with face-painting sessions by Ann and Sandcrafts.
BONUS Visit the Grand Christmas Market at Palazzo Parisio and you also get to enjoy the gorgeousness of this palazzo and its gardens.
Entrance is free!