2023 local events — venues and dates

This page will be updated as new local events are fixed — keep checking back!

For dates and venues of the regional finals click here

London and South East Region

HORSHAM, West Sussex • Sunday April 30th
West Street Market Place, Horsham, RH12 2PJ

Hosted by Food Rocks South and Coden Events on behalf of Horsham District Council

LONDON Portobello Road, • Friday May 26th
Tavistock Square

Hosted by Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea

EASTBOURNE, East Sussex • Saturday June 3rd
Terminus Road pedestrian precinct
Hosted by Your Eastbourne BID

HACKNEY, London • Sunday June 18th
Chatsworth Road, Lower Clapton E5 0LH

Hosted by London Borough of Hackney

OXFORD, Oxfordshire • Saturday June 24th
Gloucester Green

Hosted by LSD Promotions

LEATHER LANE, London • Thursday June 29th

Hosted by London Borough of Camden 

CHALTON STREET, London • Friday June 30th
Hosted by London Borough of Camden 

INVERNESS STREET, London • Saturday July 1st
Hosted by London Borough of Camden 

WALLINGFORD, Oxfordshire • Sunday July 2nd
Wallingford Marketplace 11am – 2pm

Hosted by Wallingford Town Council


North East Region

DARLINGTON, County Durham • Saturday April 8th
Indoor Market Hall
Saturday June 3rd (Main Event)
Outdoor Market
Saturday August 12th
Indoor Market Hall
Saturday October 28th
Indoor Market Hall
All hosted by Market Asset Management (Darlington) Ltd

DURHAM, County Durham • Monday May 1st
Durham Market Place
Hosted by Durham Markets Company Ltd

STOCKTON-ON-TEES, County Durham • Saturday May 20th
Stockton High Street market site
Hosted by Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council

NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, Tyne and Wear • Saturday June 24th
Grainger Street near The Monument
Hosted by Newcastle City Council

North West Region

BOLTON, Lancashire • Saturday April 1st and May 13th
Victoria Square
Hosted by Bolton Metropolitan Borough Council

CREWE, Cheshire • Saturday April 29th
Crewe Market Hall
Hosted by Market Asset Management

ASHTON-UNDER-LYNE, Tameside, Greater Manchester  • Saturday May 20th
Hosted by Tameside MBC

WARRINGTON, Cheshire  • Saturday May 20th
Hosted by Warrington Borough Council

HYDE, Tameside, Greater Manchester  • Saturday May 27th
Hosted by Tameside MBC

BURY, Lancashire
Saturday June 3rd
Saturday September 2nd

Saturday December 2nd
Hosted by Bury Markets Management



South West Region  

CIRENCESTER, Gloucestershire • Saturday June 17th
Market Place
Hosted by Cirencester Town Council

HONITON, Devon • Tuesday June 20th
High Street
Hosted by Honiton Town Council

East of England Region

LEIGHTON BUZZARD, Bedfordshire • Tuesday May 16th
Hosted by Leighton Linslade Town Council

Yorkshire & the Humber Region 

LEEDS, West Yorkshire • Friday and Saturday May 19th and 20th
Indoor Kirkgate Market
Hosted by Leeds City Council

SKIPTON, North Yorkshire • Sunday June 4th
Skipton Canal Basin
Hosted by Skipton Town Council

DONCASTER, South Yorkshire • Saturday June 10th (main event)
Market Square
Smaller events on Saturday April 22nd, Saturday September 23rd and Saturday December 2nd
All hosted by Market Asset Management (Doncaster) Ltd

BARNSLEY, South Yorkshire • Saturday June 17th
Hoyland Market
Hosted by Barnsley Council

HULL, East Riding of Yorkshire • Saturday July 8th
Trinity Market
Hosted by Hull City Council

BARNSLEY, South Yorkshire • Saturday July 8th
Barnsley Market (The Glass Works)
Hosted by Barnsley Council

Midlands Region

BURTON UPON TRENT, Staffordshire • Saturday June 10th
Market Hall
Hosted by East Staffordshire Borough Council

SPALDING, Lincolnshire • Saturday June 10th
Hosted by South Holland District Council

BOSTON, Lincolnshire • Saturday June 24th
Hosted by Boston Borough Council

MARKET HARBOROUGH, Leicestershire • Saturday July 1st
The Square Market Harborough
Hosted by Harborough District Council

STRATFORD-UPON-AVON, Warwickshire • Saturday July 8th
Rother Street
Hosted by LSD Promotions

TAMWORTH, Staffordshire • Saturday July 15th
Hosted by LSD Promotions

KIDDERMINSTER, Worcestershire • Saturday July 29th
Hosted by LSD Promotions

SANDWELL, West Midlands • Saturday July 15th
Sandwell Valley Showground West Bromwich
Hosted by The SHAPE Programme as part of Sandwell Council

BIRMINGHAM, West Midlands • Saturday July 22nd
next to Birmingham’s main markets on Edgbaston Street
Hosted by Birmingham City Council

BILSTON • Saturday July 22nd

WEDNESFIELD • Saturday July 29th
WOLVERHAMPTON city centre market • Saturday August 5th
All hosted by Wolverhampton City Council

North Wales Region

NEWTOWN, Powys • Tuesday April 11th
Hosted by Newtown and Llanllwchaiarn Town Council

WELSHPOOL, Powys • Saturday May 27th
Hosted by Welshpool Town Council

South Wales Region

MERTHYR TYDFIL,  •  Saturday April 1st
Hosted by Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council

SWANSEA,  •  Saturday May 20th
in the Garden area of the market
Hosted by Swansea City Council

Northern Ireland Region