Love Your Local Market 2018

Love Your Local Market 2018
17th-31st May

The Love Your Local market fortnight is an opportunity for Shambles Market to be part of a national campaign which celebrates the importance of markets in our communities.

Launch day Thursday 17th May: Sally Greenaway and Ben Fry from Minster FM will open this year’s event, alongside York based jazz band, Brassanova!

New Trader Day Tuesday 22nd May: An opportunity for us to reach out to traders/businesses highlighting the benefits of trading with us at Shambles Market.

First Youth Market Sunday 27th May: Shambles Market will be host to an enterprise hub as part of the Yorkshire Youth Markets project. 16-30 year olds will showcase their innovative skills and get a taste of what it means to be a market trader. The aim here is to inspire a new generation of potential Shambles Market traders.

Monthly Makers Market as part of LYLM Sunday 27th May: Local artists and crafters will be sharing their beautiful designs and works, as part of a LYLM special makers market.

Family Fun Day Tuesday 29th May: A variety of entertainment and music will run through the market aimed at fun for all the family. With giant connect four, snakes and ladders and face painting to name a few. Traders will also be getting involved by planning interactive activities, such as pom-pom making and soap making.

Please get involved as much as possible, and don’t forget to tag Shambles Market and #LYLM2018 in your social media posts.