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Save the Dates: Spring and Summer Markets are coming to Morpeth

Save the Dates: Spring and Summer Markets are coming to Morpeth
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Save the Dates: Spring and Summer Markets are coming to Morpeth

28 March 2022

 

Morpeth Markets has released its Spring and Summer calendar with a mix of established and new markets coming to Morpeth. 

All markets will take place on Morpeth Market Square between 9am – 3pm. They range from the classic Farmers Market to the new Makers Market showcasing the local craft traders and homemakers.

Lottie Thompson, Centre Manager at Sanderson Arcade said: “The Farmers Market is a Morpeth staple that displays so many local brilliant businesses. The return of our Street Food Market as well as the introduction to our Makers Market will make this Spring/Summer market’s the best yet.”

In addition to the new markets a special jubilee weekend event has been planned with activity on the Market Square Friday 2nd and Saturday 3rd June, linking with the monthly Farmers Market on the Saturday.

Friday 2nd June event will include music through the ages with live entertainment from 11am – 4pm starting with the 50s and finishing with the 00’s. The event will also include kids face painting, prosecco bar and special jubilee themed activities.

Here is the calendar for this Spring and Summer Markets: 

The Farmers Market includes a range of local producers and traders from across Northumberland and the Northeast. Frequent monthly traders include Geordie Bangers, Bread and Roses, The Honey Store, Ridley’s Fish and Game, Murphy’s Kitchen and Moorehouse Farm.

Morpeth Farmers Market is managed by Northumberland County Council Markets Manager, Neil Brown. If you are interested in joining the monthly Farmers Market, please contact Neil.Brown@northumberland.gov.uk

The monthly Farmers Market continues the first Saturday of the month with the below dates confirmed:

- Saturday 2nd April

- Saturday 7th May

- Saturday 4th June

- Saturday 2nd July

- Saturday 6th August

The Morpeth Street Food Market focuses on offering a mix of street food cuisine with only 4-5 traders set up at each market.

Morpeth Street Food Market is also returning in 2022 with the below dates confirmed:

- Saturday 23rd April

- Saturday 25th June

- Saturday 27th August

Morpeth Markets new market for 2022 is the Makers Market. Morpeth Makers Market will show the very best in Northeast craft and home-making traders including everything from jewellery to homeware. 

Morpeth Makers Market will be held on the below dates:

- Saturday 28th May

- Saturday 23rd July

Morpeth Street Food Market and Morpeth Makers Market is managed by Sanderson Arcade. If you are interested in joining Morpeth Street Food Market please contact Lottie Thompson, lottie.thompson@sandersonarcade.co.uk 

Morpeth Markets is managed by Northumberland County Council and Sanderson Arcade, working in partnership with Morpeth Town Council.
For more information on Morpeth Markets please head to www.sandersonarcade.co.uk/morpeth-markets or find them on Facebook and Instagram @morpethmarkets 

Photo Caption:
Les from The Honey Store. Les, attends all Morpeth Farmers Markets. 

Notes to Editors:

·    Morpeth Markets are a collection of markets and events held on Morpeth Market Square.

·    Morpeth Markets are managed by Northumberland County Council and Sanderson Arcade working in partnership with Morpeth Town Council.

·    Morpeth Markets have a weekly Wednesday Market in addition to the Monthly Farmers and new additional Saturday markets. 

 



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