Christmas at Buckfast Abbey

Join us this Christmas at Buckfast Abbey and indulge in the timeless charm of the festive season. Don’t miss our Christmas Market where you’ll discover an assortment of elegant gifts, handcrafted treasures and tasty festive treats. Be enchanted by our festive services and concerts they’ll evoke the true spirit of Christmas. Why not get together with friends or family this year and celebrate with us, perhaps over a delicious Christmas lunch at the Grange or New Year’s Eve Party at Northgate House Hotel, whatever you decide you can be sure of a warm welcome.

Thurs 30th Nov – Sat 2nd Dec

Our annual Christmas Market will return with tasty treats, festive cheer and lots of great family fun!

**Late night Friday 1st till 9:00pm**

Buckfast Abbey Christmas Services 

Religious services at Buckfast Abbey during Christmas Time

Concerts & Services throughout December

2nd – RSCM Advent Carol Service
9th – Cantique De Noël: Sung by the Abbey Choir
16th – Festival Carol Service: Sung by the Abbey Choir

Christmas Lunch at The Grange

Available from 27th November until Friday 22nd December, weekdays only (excluding 30 Nov & 1 Dec – during Christmas Market)

Bookings now being taken for our Festively fabulous Christmas lunches, see menu here and to book either call us on 01364 645504 or email

New Year’s Eve Party

31st December 2023

Join us for a fabulous evening with a 3 course buffet dinner, live music with the incredible Vegas Hooligans. One room for two people sharing and with breakfast included all for just £300 for 2 people. Call us to book 01364 645630.

Friday 8th December

Looking for a fun and festive activity to get into the Christmas spirit? Why not join Buckfast Abbey’s cracking Christmas Wreath Workshop and learn how to make your own beautiful and wreath using natural materials.

Christmas Trees For Sale

Available from 20th November we’ll have all sorts of different size trees for you to select the perfect one to grace your home.