Pictures of annual Christmas fair in Hatfield

PUBLISHED: 17:06 17 November 2017 | UPDATED: 17:11 17 November 2017

Laura Ahmed with seven month old Luca and Emily, two, with the Hatfield Rotary Club Santa at the Frost Fair at Hatfield House. Picture: Danny Loo

Laura Ahmed with seven month old Luca and Emily, two, with the Hatfield Rotary Club Santa at the Frost Fair at Hatfield House. Picture: Danny Loo

Danny Loo Photography 2017

An annual Christmas fair has opened in Hatfield with thousands of present-buying visitors expected to attend over the weekend.

HAD volunteers Vanessa David, Aukse Bartuseviciute and Judith Okoro at the Frost Fair at Hatfield House. Picture: Danny Loo HAD volunteers Vanessa David, Aukse Bartuseviciute and Judith Okoro at the Frost Fair at Hatfield House. Picture: Danny Loo

The Hatfield House Christmas Frost Fair opened yesterday (Thursday) and takes place at the Hertfordshire stately home until Sunday, November 19.

Held in The Old Palace, the Riding School, The Stable Yard and heated marquees on Palace Green and George’s Car Park, the Christmas Frost Fair features festive stands of exciting, unusual and original gift ideas for all the family.

Singers including the Rock Choir, dancers and street entertainers will be providing entertainment throughout the four-day fair.

Father Christmas is also there, courtesy of Hatfield Rotary Club.

Visitors to the Frost Fair look through the various stalls at Hatfield House. Picture: Danny Loo Visitors to the Frost Fair look through the various stalls at Hatfield House. Picture: Danny Loo

Craftsmen and women are also showing off their skills.

Open from 10am to 5pm, adult Frost Fair tickets cost £8 on the day, with accompanied children under-15 free.

• For more information, visit www.frostfair.co.uk and www.hatfield-house.co.uk

Visitors to the Frost Fair look through the various stalls at Hatfield House. Picture: Danny Loo Visitors to the Frost Fair look through the various stalls at Hatfield House. Picture: Danny Loo

Visitors to the Frost Fair look through the various stalls at Hatfield House. Picture: Danny Loo Visitors to the Frost Fair look through the various stalls at Hatfield House. Picture: Danny Loo

Visitors to the Frost Fair at Hatfield House. Picture: Danny Loo Visitors to the Frost Fair at Hatfield House. Picture: Danny Loo

The Frost Fair at Hatfield House. Picture: Danny Loo The Frost Fair at Hatfield House. Picture: Danny Loo

Visitors to the Frost Fair look through the various stalls at Hatfield House. Picture: Danny Loo Visitors to the Frost Fair look through the various stalls at Hatfield House. Picture: Danny Loo

Visitors to the Frost Fair at Hatfield House in The Stable Yard. Picture: Danny Loo Visitors to the Frost Fair at Hatfield House in The Stable Yard. Picture: Danny Loo

Visitors to the Frost Fair pick out a present on the HAD stall at Hatfield House. Picture: Danny Loo Visitors to the Frost Fair pick out a present on the HAD stall at Hatfield House. Picture: Danny Loo

Visitors to the Frost Fair look through the various stalls at Hatfield House. Picture: Danny Loo Visitors to the Frost Fair look through the various stalls at Hatfield House. Picture: Danny Loo

Seven month old Luca Ahmed with the Hatfield Rotary Club Santa at the Frost Fair at Hatfield House. Picture: Danny Loo Seven month old Luca Ahmed with the Hatfield Rotary Club Santa at the Frost Fair at Hatfield House. Picture: Danny Loo

The Rock Choir performing at the Frost Fair at Hatfield House. Picture: Danny Loo The Rock Choir performing at the Frost Fair at Hatfield House. Picture: Danny Loo

Visitors to the Frost Fair at Hatfield House in The Stable Yard. Picture: Danny Loo Visitors to the Frost Fair at Hatfield House in The Stable Yard. Picture: Danny Loo

The Rock Choir performing at the Frost Fair at Hatfield House. Picture: Danny Loo The Rock Choir performing at the Frost Fair at Hatfield House. Picture: Danny Loo

Visitors to the Frost Fair look through the various stalls at Hatfield House. Picture: Danny Loo Visitors to the Frost Fair look through the various stalls at Hatfield House. Picture: Danny Loo

The Rock Choir performing at the Frost Fair at Hatfield House. Picture: Danny Loo The Rock Choir performing at the Frost Fair at Hatfield House. Picture: Danny Loo

Visitors to the Frost Fair at Hatfield House. Picture: Danny Loo Visitors to the Frost Fair at Hatfield House. Picture: Danny Loo

The Rock Choir performing at the Frost Fair at Hatfield House. Picture: Danny Loo The Rock Choir performing at the Frost Fair at Hatfield House. Picture: Danny Loo

The Rock Choir performing at the Frost Fair at Hatfield House. Picture: Danny Loo The Rock Choir performing at the Frost Fair at Hatfield House. Picture: Danny Loo

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