Little Bird made will be holding a double market this bank holiday weekend in Valley Gardens in Harrogate on Sunday 1st and Monday 2nd of May from 10am until 3pm. Both events are free, suitable for all ages, and a great day out for all the family, you can even bring the dog.
The outdoor artisan market will have over 60 stalls and street food vendors each day, offering customers the opportunity to participate in Little Bird's unique outdoor shopping experience. Where they can purchase one-of-a-kind items for a special gift, to decorate their homes, relax with some self-care or buy for their family, and friends and not forgetting their pets.
Some of the traders who will be there over the weekend are local Harrogate business Softpots, with their coffee trailer to keep you supplied with fresh tea, coffee, and hot chocolate throughout the day. You can buy a delicious cake to go with your coffee from Willow’s Bakes or take them home to enjoy later. KR Wood Artisan will be there selling items all lovingly handcrafted in wood, along with Forme Prints with a variety of images screen printed onto organic and recycled adult clothing. Northern Shakers sell a range of cocktails in a bottle, all you have to do is take them home, add ice, pour and enjoy. Handmade By Ell Tasker has a variety of beautiful handmade jewellery, resin coasters, hair accessories, and lots more. These are just a couple of the traders, there will be everything from skin & body care, homeware, clothing, toys, home fragrances, crafts, art, photography, jewellery, pet accessories & treats, through to food, drink, preserves, cheese, and sweet treats.
The Little Bird market in Harrogate in April attracted 28,000 visitors with food vendors selling out of most items before the end of the day. So don’t delay get down early to make sure you can stock up on your favourite products, grab a bit to eat and listen to our resident musician Maggie Wakeling. Managing Director, Jackie Crozier said, “We were blown away with the record number of visitors in April and we hope to attract the same number this weekend. This will be an even bigger market with lots of unique stalls selling items that are not available in the shops. The weather looks good for the weekend, so we encourage people to come and visit our market and enjoy a walk around the park with family and friends, to celebrate the holiday”.
The markets will take place on Sunday and Monday from 10am – 3pm in Valley Gardens, Valley Drive, Harrogate HG1 2SZ. All events are outdoors, so please dress appropriately for the weather, and are pet and family-friendly so bring along the kids and dogs and browse the stalls, grab a warm drink or something to eat, then enjoy a walk in the beautiful gardens and town centre.