Both the Monday Market and monthly Farmers Market will be open as normal. We are proactively managing the markets layouts to provide as much space between stalls, traders and the public.
We are following Government guidelines and in contact with the National Association of British Markets to get the most up to date guidance to ensure the safety of the traders and the public.
Held on two sites in the town centre every Monday. The Market Place, Gowthorpe has a large selection of stalls including fresh fruit and veg, eggs, cakes, clothing and bedding as well as a large range of other goods.
Micklegate (Back Market), although smaller has fabulous stalls too, Watch repairs, car accessories, butcher, homemade cakes, sweets and phone accessories. A Charity stall, provided free for local charities is on this market. The Charities usually sell bric a brac and have tombolas. If you are a local charity and would like to book the stall please contact Emma on 01757 708449.
The market is open from 9.00am – 3.00pm during the winter months and 9.00am – 3.30pm from March to November. There is room for approximately 80 pitches. The cost of a pitch is £ 5.25per metre (£ 1.60 per foot) of frontage for casuals reducing to £4.10 per metre (£1.25 per foot) for regular traders.
Bank Holiday Monday sees a much larger market attracting traders and visitors from across the region and covers the two main areas but also stalls are found along James Street and Finkle Street. The Market opens at 9.00am and closes around 4.00pm.
If you would like a pitch on any of the Bank Holiday Markets please contact Emma on 01757 708449
The third Saturday of each month has a Farmers & Craft Market on the Market Place, Gowthorpe. Lots of stalls including Pork, Cheese, Hog Roast, Jams & Pickles, Cakes, Local Beers, Cider, Award Winning Pies, Locally baked bread and lots of craft stalls. This market is open form 9.00 am to 2.00 pm. New traders are welcome please contact Emma on 01757 708449
Pitches are available for £15, Market Stall Hire £20 and Gazebos £20