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Rye Christmas 2024

Christmas in Rye

Christmas in Rye 2023 was
rather lovely.

Start thinking about Christmas 2024 now.

Come and enjoy the tranquillity of Rye and stay at your favourite place – remember to book directly with them and not via an online agency who add to your cost. For the latest updates see


Saturday 18th November 2023 – Festive Late Night Shopping

An evening event with lots of our fabulous independent shops open late until 8pm, music performances and festive treats! The perfect opportunity to start getting into the festive spirit and to get your Christmas shopping started!

Saturday 2nd December 2023 – Christmas in Rye

 A day of festive fun for the whole family! Santa’s Grotto, music performances, High Street Races, festive shopping, carol concert and much, much more!

Christmas in Rye is magical time. A time for planting memories in young minds and revisiting places held with fond affection with a loved one.

Christmas in Rye is a time for families to take a few days out and enjoy country or coastal walks, great food and drink.

Looking for somewhere to stay in Rye with 2 to 12 family members then see where you could have exclusive use. Saltcote Place is located about 700 yards from Rye High street and offers plenty of free secure parking.

Our near neighbour and fellow Cinque Ports town of Tenterden is equally magical. Visiting Tenterden when in the area it’s a lovely interesting place to visit for the day.