Hundreds of our readers took to social media to air their sadness at the loss of the annual event.
Here are 10 of your thoughts about the news:
Helen Cockerham: "Another year of no mushrooms n potatoes with garlic sauce, gutted!"
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Nina Welton: "How about a Leeds Christmas market that supports local businesses. This would make more sense - you only have to look at how successful York Christmas market is."
Harriet Burrows: "It’s not been the same since they closed the big tent in the middle. That was the best bit. Bring it back for 2022 please."
Johnny Harmer: "No big loss the ones elsewhere are far better."
Fiona Rowlands: "Well they do come from Germany so to be expected really dont see why we cant have our own xmas market with local suppliers like york one."
Michelle Swift: "Why can’t we do our own Christmas market?"
Winnie Winn: "Oh no not again."
Louise Williams: "Why is it cancelled, I thought everything was getting back to normal."
Sara Gordon: "How disgusting that they can have music events in millennium square but can't have the Christmas market!"
Ian Blyth: "It was overpriced and local trader's could benefit from it being cancelled."