Free parking for Doncaster Christmas shoppers

Shoppers can enjoy free afternoon parking during December in an effort to increase town centre visitors.

Friday, 29th November 2019, 8:28 am
Updated Monday, 2nd December 2019, 4:28 pm

There will be free afternoon parking for visitors from Monday, December 2, until Friday, January 3, 2020, from 2pm at the Markets Car Park, St George’s Car Park and Colonnades Underground Car Park.

There is also free parking every Saturday in December at Chappell Drive Car Park.

There will also be a programme of entertainment around the market, council bosses have announced.

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The Market Place car park in Doncaster

Peter Dale, director of economy and environment, said: “We have a packed programme of entertainment and free parking offers throughout December to entice people to come into Doncaster town centre to shop and enjoy a spectacular Christmas experience.

“We are also promoting events and initiatives right across the borough to encourage people to buy local this Christmas. We are committed to supporting our business community and showcasing what Doncaster has to offer this festive season for local residents and visitors.”

Entertainment includes the Mrs Claus Kitchen and Naughty Elf Workshop, the Christmas Kitchen, Christmas Jumper Day, a two-day Christmas Market and lots of music, fun and entertainment during the day and into the evening at the Wool Market and in the town centre.