As Majorca gears up for Christmas, here are some of the main fairs taking place this week.

Alcudia (old town). Market plus parades and children's games. Saturday, 12 December, 5pm-9pm.

Andratx. Plaça Espanya. Sunday, 13 December. From 10am.

Arta. Market plus music and shows. Saturday, 12 December, from 10am at the Na Batlessa amphitheatre.

Badia Gran / Badia Blava. 5pm-9pm, Saturday, 12 December. Plaça Almirall Joan de Borbó.

Cala Millor. Fair plus band of music street procession. Saturday, 12 December, from 4pm. Avda. Joan Servera Camps.

Campanet. Plaça Major. Sunday, 13 December, 10am-8pm.

Capdepera. By the castle. Sunday, 13 December, 10am-7pm.

Es Capdellà. Plaça Joana Nogués. Sunday, 13 December, 10am-4pm.

Felanitx. Market plus hot chocolate, swing music (6pm-9pm) and show cooking (7.30pm). Saturday, 12 December. Plaça Pax, Plaça Espanya.

Lluc Monastery. Tuesday, 8 December, 10am-6pm.

Muro. Plaça Abeuradors. Sunday, 13 December, 9am-2pm.

Palma. Club de Mar yacht club, Portopi. Tuesday, 8 December. From 11am. Food trucks zone from 11am-11pm. Artisan craft market from 11am-7pm. Nativity scenes open from 12 midday-2pm / 5pm-7pm. 12 midday: Mickey & Minnie. 4pm: Children's entertainment. 5pm: Music - Jess & Vanessa (piano and vocals). 5.30pm: Show cooking for Christmas with Michelin-starred chef Tomeu Caldentey. 6pm: Music - Alambres. 7pm: Deejaysgrup.

Palma. Jacint Verdaguer - C. Balmes / C. Tomàs de Villanueva Cortès. Saturday, 12 December, 10am-10pm. Sunday, 13 December, 10am-8pm.

Palma. Plaça Cort. Swedish Christmas market and children's choir. Sunday, 13 December, from 5pm.

Palma. Plaça Espanya, La Rambla, Plaça Major. Every day. 10am-9pm.

Palma. Pueblo Español. Tuesday, 8 December. 12 midday-11pm: Christmas market. Free for children. Adults, five euro donation.

Palma. The Boat House, opposite the auditorium, Paseo Marítimo. Charity Christmas market, JoyRon Foundation for children in need. Carols, barbecue, mulled wine and more. From 6pm, Friday, 11 December.

Port Adriano. Benefit market, food trucks, children's activities. Saturday, 12 December to Sunday, 13 December, 11am-9pm. Monday, 14 December, 4pm-8.30pm.

Porto Cristo. Plaça Aljub. Saturday, 12 December, from 5pm.

Puerto Portals. Artisan craft, natural cosmetics, accessories, jewellery, original gifts, decorations, international gastronomy, children's activities and live music. Friday, 11 December to Sunday, 13 December, from 12 midday-9pm. Monday, 14 December, 4pm-9pm.

S'Alqueria Blanca (Santanyi). Saturday, 12 December, from 6pm.

Santa Ponsa. El Molino events centre, Galatzó urbanisation. Tuesday, 8 December to Friday, 11 December and Monday, 14 December, 5pm-10pm. Saturday, 12 December and Sunday, 13 December, 10am-10pm.

Soller. Expo Nadal, C. Lluna. Friday, 11 December and then every day.

Son Ferrer. Events centre. Races, barbecue (2.30pm), letters to the Kings. Sunday, 13 December, 11am-7pm.

Valldemossa. Charterhouse, Sala Capitular. Tuesday, 8 December.