Crib Festival 2019

Salisbury Methodist annual Crib Festival will take place from 12th – 14th of December. It is a community event involving local people, groups, showing a selection of cribs from all over the world. In the past few years we have displayed over 100, each displaying the real meaning of Christmas. Admission is free but donations are welcome as visitors leave.

Entering a Crib scene in 2019

We welcome enteries!! It is free to enter a crib scene. Please click here for an entry form, the closing date is 30th November.  Some hard copy entry forms will be available at the back of the church for those who prefer to enter that way.

Benefiting Charities

We are supporting Salisbury Womens Refuge again this year. Monies received from the voluntary donations and the profits from the refreshments will be divided between the Womens Refuge and Salisbury Methodist Church towards its maintenance and upkeep.


There will be a programme of music throughout the festival performed by individuals and groups of musicians as well as singing groups, If your group would like to perform please e mail –

Christmas Workshop

We are running a Christmas Ring workshop on Saturday morning 14th December 10.30 – 12.30pm. Please click here for more information and here for a booking form or
email –


Poster/Craft Competition

For young people and not so young we are having a craft competition – make your own crib scene to display at the festival with prizes.
Please click here for more information and here for an entry form – the closing date is 30th November.


The church will be serving teas and coffees with cakes and scones in the Welcome area daily, and we are taking bookings for Christmas ‘teas’ this year for the afternoons of Thursday 12th and Friday 13th.The tea will consist of a couple of sandwiches, mince pie and a selection of cakes to include Xmas Cake, plus tea and we are asking for donations of £6.00 per head. Places are limited. For bookings please downlod the booking form here.

The Church is looking forward to welcoming all exhibitors, musicians, singers and visitors to the 2019 Crib Festival.

Crib Festival Booking Form 2019

Crib Competition Form 2019

Craft Competition Flyer 2019

Christmas Ring Booking Form 2019

Crib Festival Teas Booking Form 2019