Are you looking for unusual and ethical gifts this Christmas?

Why not support your local RSPB, and see what handmade goodies you can find in our online shop or at our reserve Christmas fairs? With lots of local traders, festive food and fun, our Christmas fairs are a great way to get out in nature and help us make a difference.

Rainham Marshes Christmas Fair, Essex

Sunday 10 December, 10.30 am-7 pm, free entry to fair.


Crafts and gifts including: jewellery, cards, decorations, bags, cosmetics, wildlife art and photography, children's activities and more! Our RSPB shop will be open too for those essential Christmas gifts for you and your garden wildlife and there will be the opportunity to buy binoculars, telescopes and even a gift RSPB Membership. Keep the kids happy while you browse with children’s crafts. Come along, browse and enjoy the fair and visit our cafe for hot lunch, a piece of home-made cake and a cuppa!  Our cafe will be offering a special evening menu to tempt you! Find out more

Dungeness Christmas Fair, Kent

Sunday 10 December. Drop in any time between 11am - 4pm.

Free entry to the fair, but entry fees apply to walk the nature trail.


Join us for a wonderful, winter wildlife fair! We will be hosting arts and crafts activities all day in the visitor centre and there will Christmas discounts in the RSPB shop, food and mulled wine tasting as well as a raffle and a Christmas treasure hunt for the children. Just pop in any time during the day and enjoy a lovely wintery day at Dungeness packed full of activities! Donations are gratefully accepted for the craft activities. Find out more


Can't make it to a reserve before Christmas? Why not give the gift of an RSPB membership?

Our Membership Officers will be headed to some Christmas fairs near you, and will be happy to talk you through the options and benefits of RSPB gift membership. Look out for us at the below events!


25th November - Odiham Extravaganza, Hampshire 

25th November - Bentley Christmas Fair, Sussex

26th November - Wokingham Winter Carnival, Berkshire

29th November - Fleet Christmas Festival, Hampshire

1st – 3rd December - Victorian Festival of Christmas, Hampshire

2nd – 3rd December - The Big Christmas Gift Fair, Brighton, Sussex