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Shropshire markets and events: buy food, drink and crafts from the people who made them

Shropshire’s markets give Shropshire’s market towns their identities. Evolving over hundreds of years, their wares changing to the current trends and fancies, each town that has a market celebrates Shropshireness. You can spend a week travelling through Shropshire looking for each market day and you will be well rewarded when you arrive at each. There really is little better than sourcing Shropshire produce, meats, cheeses, wines, beers, ciders, juice, crafts and gifts directly from the people who grew, reared, brewed or made them. Visit Shropshire’s many farmers’ and artisans’ markets and you can hear the stories of the products’ origins and often try before you buy. The markets are continuing to evolve and now you can stay a while and sit amongst the stalls selling everything from bric-a-brac to bagels while you enjoy a delicious snack. Watch for evening openings too when the markets become food courts, often with a little entertainment added in. Don’t miss the local food festivals either. They are often the busiest market days in Shropshire’s calendar.


Shropshire Festivals

SHROPSHIRE FESTIVALS· An events company that specialises in fun events across Shropshire and beyond. Best known for Shrewsbury Food Festival, Shropshire Kids Festival, Shropshire Oktoberfest, Field to Fork Festival and many more…. we also help other businesses run their PR, marketing and events bringing expertise, fun and ideas.

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Lifestyle 2022

Lifestyle 2022 is perfect for anyone interested in the many facets that make up our everyday lifestyle, in particular outdoor living. With holiday homes, motorhomes, gardening, Artisan Fair, Live Theatre, this exciting event is packed with activity and is a fantastic day out for all.  It is certainly a date you should save in your […]

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The Market Hall

Often described as a “gem in Shrewsbury’s crown”, the town’s national award-winning Market Hall is well worth a visit for its vibrant blend of delicious street food, unique cafes, boutique stalls, arts and crafts, fresh local produce and much more.  There’s even an artisan gin bar well stocked with more than 100 craft gins. Spy […]

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Alderford Lake

Beautiful lakeside cafe set in 47 acres of grounds. Serving delicious breakfasts, lunches and afternoon teas seven days a week. Take in the stunning views as you walk around the lake or let the children play on the playground as you relax by the waters edge. Alderford Lake offers wild swimming, canoeing, paddleboarding, kayaking and […]

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Shropshire's Markets

List of Shropshire’s Markets Visit Shropshire’s markets and enjoy each individual Shropshire town. Bishop’s Castle Bishop’s Castle Town Hall hosts a flea market on the first Saturday of the month, and a farmers’ market on the third Saturday. Bridgnorth Bridgnorth holds a market along the high street and beneath the Town Hall on Fridays and […]

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