CHRISTMAS Day is just 63 days away with many people starting to get ready for the festive season.

It's a time to relax and spend time with loved ones, decorate your homes, bake sweet treats and exchange gifts.

To help you celebrate the holiday, we've listed Christmas fairs and markets taking place across Berkshire for you to visit this Winter.

Berkshire Christmas Fair

Where: Beale Park, Lower Basildon, Pangbourne, Reading.

When: November 2/3 - 10am until 4pm.

At the Berkshire Christmas Fair, visitors can enjoy browsing, sampling and buying gifts - everything from food and drink, arts and crafts - all in carpeted, heated marquees.

The event is fully catered with a licensed bar and free parking.

Adult tickets cost £4 online and £5 on the door. Young people up to 18 go free.

For more information call 01206 263088 or email

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Windsor Christmas Fair

Where: Royal Windsor Racecourse, Maidenhead Road, Windsor.

When: November 16/17 - 10am until 4pm.

The racecourse is the backdrop to this event which offers food and drink, arts, crafts and gifts in floored heated marquees connected to the Grandstand.

You can enjoy browsing, sampling and buying from an array of stallholders.

This event is fully catered with a licensed bar.

Christmas Craft and Gift Fayre at the Hilton Bracknell

Where: The Hilton, Bagshot Road, Bracknell.

When: November 24 - 10am until 4pm.

This is the fifth year the craft and gift fayre has been running in the St.Andrews Suite at the Hilton Bracknell. Organisers provide 1x 6ft table for £25 including white table cover or 2 tables for £30.

Entry and parking is free.

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Christmas Market Peacock Farm

Where: Peacock Farm Pub, Peacock Lane, Bracknell.

When: December 6, 7 and 8 - 10am until 8pm.

Twinkling lights and choral delights await you at this three day Christmas Market.

There will be around 30 hand picked stall holders selling a range of items, from handmade Christmas decorations to gifts for loved ones, hand made jewellery and scented candles to name but a few.

There will be mulled cider, Bratwurst Sausages and other hot delights available to visitors and a heated marquee to sit in.

There will also be live acoustic music from the Bracknell Choral Society and Breakaway Brass Band who will be playing some Christmas classics on Sunday daytime.

Entry is free.

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The Christmas Fair at Ascot

Where: The Pavilion, Ascot Racecourse, High Street, Ascot.

When: November 28 to December 1 - 9.30am until 5pm.

This Christmas fair is located at the racecourse featuring a display of products such as gifts, food and accessories for the whole family.

Tickets cost £5 online, £7 by phone and £9 on the door.

Newbury Artisan Christmas Market

Where: Newbury Town Centre, Berkshire.

When: Sunday December 8 - 10am until 4pm.

Newbury Artisan Christmas Market will take over the streets of Newbury. There will be quality produce, original art, designer crafts and sizzling street food, all mixed in with family activities, music and more.

Traders can get involved if they offer fresh, handmade and local products.

Contact to find out more.

Maidenhead Christmas Artisan Fair

Where: Norden Farm Centre for the Arts, Altwood Road, Maidenhead.

When: November 16 - 11am until 5pm.

Visitors can browse for Christmas presents from local artisan stall holders offering their handmade wears. There will be festive snacks and beverages on offer including craft ales, mulled wine and a full food menu. Entry is free.