This street will be pedestrianised on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Shops will have special offers and have ‘pop up shops’ on the pavement. A stage will have entertainment throughout the day.
This street offers everything from bespoke jewellery, real ale, antiques, records and vintage clothes, St Johns Street
is also home to great eating places including traditional pubs, tearooms, and a Fairtrade Café. St Johns Church will be opening for refreshments, left luggage and toilet facilities.

Click here for more info on what's on in St John's Street!


Come and browse our range of new and vintage vinyl across all genres plus our turntables
and one stop turntable and speaker packages. Bringing vinyl to people passionate about music.

Open during all hours of the Fayre!


Jewellery by Tony Strowger has a well established reputation of being trusted for his work, values, quality and style.
Designing and creating bespoke pieces in platinum, gold & silver jewellery for customers. Tony remodels old jewellery as well as jewellery repairs.


Christmas is coming!

Throughout the Christmas Fayre we will have some positively fabulous Christmassy events taking place. From Merry music to the Christmas Grotto, theres something for everyone to enjoy. 

To make this Christmas Merry and Bright for someone special ... or a cheeky gift for yourself ... come and see us from 9.30pm - 5.30pm Monday - Saturday and 11am - 4pm on Sunday. 


Merry Christmas from the whole team at Micks Cycles. 


Celebrate Christmas with Trete, 80 St John Street.

Our opening hours for the shop in the event will be:
Friday 10am – 5pm
Saturday 9am – 6pm
Sunday 11am – 6pm


Faraway foods is an international grocery shop. We specialise in fresh exotic fruit and vegetables from all around the world. Plantain, Yam and cassava can always be found and when in season rarer fruits like the durian and jackfruit.

We sell spices, sauces and rice all in different sizes and brands.

We stock a variety of fresh herbs and roots from everyday coriander to the more bizarre turmeric and galangal.

We are proud of our friendly serves and are always willing to try and source that hard to find ingredient for your recipe.

Call Justin on 01284488240 for more info


Although Smoking Monkey Antiques has only been open for just over a year we are already popular with both locals and visitors to the town. We have an ever changing stock of beautiful and interesting items to suit every pocket. We are the perfect place to find that special Christmas gift or something for yourself or your home.
Facebook: Smoking Monkey Antiques
Christmas Fayre opening times: Thursday 10.00:18.00, Friday 09.00:18.00, Saturday 09.00:18.00, Sunday 10.00:16.00


Come on down to St Johns Street and step back in time to the glorious era of the 1940’s-50’s!! Be serenaded by Frank Sinatra on the gramophone whilst you go giddy at the knees over our Garments!! Sizes available from 6-26 and items from Swing Dresses to Pencil Skirts, Swing Pants to Knitwear or Luxury Coats to Fancy Accessories!!! We’re also exhibiting in the Athenaeum, however you won’t want to miss all that our St Johns Street Boutique has to offer!!


Jaeger is an English fashion brand and retailer of menswear and womenswear. Traditionally known for a classic 'twinset and pearls' image and the use of high-quality natural fibres, it has focused on updating its brand image since 2008, when it first appeared at London Fashion Week. Here at Jaeger St John’s street, we will soon be offering our brand new concession - Jacques Vert in our beautiful new boutique.


Thursday  – 12noon to 11pm (food served to 9pm)
Friday  – 12noon to 11pm (food served to 9pm)
Sat  – 12noon to 11pm (food served to 9pm)
Sun  – 12noon to 10.30pm (food served to 3pm)

Tel: 01284 768769


Pure winter sports fun! Ski and Snowboard enthusiasts will find everything they need in this independently run store. Come and kit yourself out for the cold weather with brands such as Oakley, Burton, Salomon, Sorel and Volcom.


The Tavern in St Johns Street is open throughout the Fayre so pop in for a drink or bite to eat.


A low waste shop offering unpackaged food and goods to help reduce mindless packaging. Bringing a greener lifestyle to Bury St Edmunds.


Come visit our beautiful store at 7 St John’s Street. All our luxury Clothing is handmade in Suffolk using only the finest materials. We have some wonderful stocking fillers including Harris Tweed scarves and boxer shorts. In addition we have men’s, ladies and Children’s shirts, coats and jackets. Gift wrapping available in store.


The Handmade Shop & Gallery, 77a St Johns Street, is a collective group of talented East Anglian designer-makers.

There is a wide selection of original handmade work on show by both regular and guest artists including original prints, textiles, glass, paintings, silver and gemstone jewellery, together with greetings cards and giftwrap – a one-stop shop to find perfectly unique pieces in the heart of the town.

You can be sure that you are truly supporting local independent makers and your local economy whilst purchasing something beautiful and unique.

Open: Mon-Fri 10am-4pm Sat 10am-5pm

(Sun: 10am-2pm – December only)


Beautiful Beers is a specialist Off License for beers, ciders and mead from around the world. With over 500 different beers in stock this is a true beer drinker’s paradise. Hampers, gift packs and seasonal specials are also available. Beautiful Beers prides itself for their personal, knowledgeable service to help you choose your beers. Beautiful Beers also have a range of home brewing ingredients, beer and wine making kits and brewing equipment. Delivery can be arranged to anywhere in UK and Europe, including a free delivery service within a 10 mile radius.

Opening times: Mon – Wed & Sat 10.30 – 17.30

Thurs- Fri 10.30 – 20.00

Sunday 11.00 – 16.00


Looking for traditional Fish & Chips – look no further!

We are the Golden Chip, the longest serving fish and chip shop in Bury St Edmunds 70 years. We based on 59 St. John’s Street IP33 1SJ.


Black Friday offers all over the Christmas fayre weekend we look forward to seeing you over this special weekend

Call 01284 755919 or email
Black Friday offers on hughes website

Open times
Thursday 9-7,oopm
Friday 7-8.00pm
Sat 10-4.00pm


A Vintage Boutique with a Bohemian vibe


3catsVintage offer their customers an eclectic mix of carefully curated

vintage, retro and handmade treasures. The ever-changing stock include

vintage clothes, handbags, accessories, costume jewellery, furniture,

retro home decor, steampunk lamps, collectibles, handmade cards and

artwork from local artists. So if it's a one-off gift you are looking for

this is the place to come.


Why not keep an eye on 3catsVintage on social media as they host regular

pop-up markets during the summer on the decking in front of the shop.


1a St. John’s Street, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP33 1SQ

01284 361026


Located in the vibrant St Johns Street in the heart of town, we are an award winning agency specialising in the sale of property in Bury St Edmunds and the surrounding villages.

With a team of passionate property professionals and over 100 years of experience, we aim to create and deliver a very different style of property consultancy.

We provide an individual service tailored specifically to your requirements and your move, advice or assistance.

THE SHOP by Just Our Stall

An amazing range of sheepskins from England and around the world, cowhides and an innovative collection of homeware: cushions, pouffes leather bags; felted puppets and animal rugs; ladies’ and children’s cotton nightwear - with teddies in PJs to match; rattan baskets; Christmas decorations and gifts for everyone. 


The Handmade Shop in St Johns Street is delighted to be taking part in the St Johns Street Christmas Fayre and will be open throughout with a lovely selection of handmade arts, crafts and gits.


Bay Tree Cafe welcomes you to the Christmas Fayre and invites you to come down and see all the wonderful things St Johns Street has to offer. You can find us halfway down the street, guarded by our Nutcracker Prince! Come in, warm-up and rest awhile in our wonderful cafe and enjoy its home-cooked food and freshly made drinks. We will be serving breakfast, lunch and snacks all day. Christmas officially starts in St Johns Street!

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