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The following groups and individuals will be playing Christmas and Festive tunes during the Harrogate Christmas Market and will be located by the bus shelter on St Mary's Walk. (More to be added soon)



Thursday, 16 Nov

Friday, 17 Nov

Saturday, 18 Nov

Sunday, 19 Nov


    Katherine Meade  


Katherine Meade Stamp Ottilie Hill Smith  


  Stamp Katherine Meade Spa Sax Quintet


Katherine Meade Ottilie Hill Smith Harrogate G&S Society North Tyneside Steel Band


Stamp Den Miller Spa Town Uke's North Tyneside Steel Band


Ottilie Hill Smith   Harrogate Theatre Choir Sophie Hawkes


Stamp Den Miller    


Harrogate Gang Show Sophie Hawkes Chris Gray Market Closes 5pm


  Den Miller Chorus Crew  


Harrogate G&S Society      


More about the entertainers below:


Harrogate Gilbert & Sullivan Society

Charlotte Brown

Friday 7pm 8pm Saturday 1pm 2pm

We are a society dedicated to the promotion of the works of Gilbert and Sullivan. We perform one of their operas annually at Harrogate Theatre. Additionally, we hold a Christmas concert at the Royal Hall in conjunction with the Brighouse and Rastrick Band which, this year, will be on Saturday December 17th with performances at 2.30pm and 7.30pm.

Harrogate Spa Town Ukes

Dave Procter 01423 540850 / 07931 376484

Saturday 2pm 3pm

Harrogate Spa Town Ukes formed in May 2014 to provide a social venue for people to come along and play the Ukulele. The Ukulele is a great social instrument it is very versatile and the group play all styles of music.

Harrogate Spa Town Ukes meet every Wednesday evening between 7.30 and 9.30 pm at the Roberts Club, Robert Street, Harrogate. New members are always welcome.

We will be raising money for St Michaels Hospice, Harrogate at the 2017 Christmas Market.

Spa Sax Quintet

Carl Bushby  07763296969

Sunday 12 1pm

Based in Harrogate, the Spa Saxophone Quartet or Quintet has an extensive repertoire and can provide music in a number of styles for weddings, corporate events, garden parties and during the festive season. This Christmas the Group will be raising money for Wellspring Therapy & Training and Mental Health UK whilst also supporting FOFWRAP (Friends of Follifoot Wildlife Recreation and Play), playing at various venues in and around Harrogate.

The Chorus Crew

Don Mason 07443 435866

Saturday 6pm 7pm


Sophie Hawkes


Friday 5pm 6pm

Sunday 3pm 4pm

I am a local violinist and member of ensembles such as Harrogate Youth Chamber Orchestra and St Aidan's Symphony Orchestra. I will be playing a mixture of traditional and contemporary Christmas music.


Katherine Meade

Thursday 11am 12 noon   and   1pm 2pm

Saturday 10am 11am   and   12 noon 1pm

Im a young Harrogate musician. I sing mainly for pleasure, previously I've been a member of St Aidan's Chamber Choir, the Junior National Youth Choir and perform at weddings and other events. I also play the violin, keyboards and have recently starting learning the guitar.

I'm raising money for the charity Tommy's in memory of my cousin. I will be singing a variety of Christmas songs, both traditional and modern from across the world.


Den Miller

Den Miller 07961 848 846 

Friday 2pm 3pm, 4pm 5pm, 6pm 7pm


I am singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist from Keighley and play at many festivals all around the North and other outdoor events such as Keighley Christmas Lights Switch-on. I perform mostly my own songs on guitar or keyboard (or both at once with my loop pedal), and harmonica. My music has been described as strongly melodic with intelligent lyrics. My songs often use comedy to make serious points, and I also perform comedy parodies.


Ottilie Hill Smith


Thursday 3pm 4pm, Friday 1pm 2pm, Saturday 11am 12noon

I am an aspiring female performer, following my passion of singing and acting. I also play guitar and I look forward to entertaining the Christmas Market visitors with a mix of carols and seasonal classics.


Harrogate Theatre Choir

Martin Johnson 07796 167345

Saturday 3pm 4pm

Harrogate Theatre Choir is a vibrant performance-led choir that has a wide and wonderful repertoire of songs from both stage and screen. We are a 40 strong community choir that is both ambitious and friendly. We rehearse , perform and socialise together with the ultimate aim of sharing our enthusiasm for singing with our audiences .


North Tyneside Steel Band

Jenny Gilberg

Sunday 1pm 3pm

North Tyneside Steel Band is the North East of Englands top steelband. A registered charity, run by a board of volunteers, the band has been performing locally, across the UK and even internationally since 1992 and can boast amongst its players prize winning musicians who travel all over the world to play steel pan!


Chris Gray

07505 878618

Saturday 5-6pm


Roaming Carollers

Lisa Ramsay

Thursday 6pm 7pm, Saturday 4pm 5pm, Sunday 10am-11am


Harrogate Gang Show

Judi Edwards

01423 564034 /07909583456

Thursday 5pm 6pm

The money raised will go towards putting on the Gang Show at the Royal Hall on 4th 6th April 2019. The Gang are made up of young people from across the district who attend Beavers, Rainbows, Cubs, Brownies, Scouts, Guides and Explorers



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