Folktown Market is open for business!
We are kicking off the 2018 Summer Season in Bank Sq on 5th & 6th May, 12pm-5pm - teaming up with Festival of Fools!
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The Folktown Market is located in the newly refurbished Bank Sq, where new surfaces and lights, along with a large and bright new public artwork are leading people in from Royal Avenue.
It is a fantastic space surrounded by some of the oldest churches and buildings in Belfast. Only a hundred yards from Royal Avenue and adjacent to Castle Court it is in a prime location. There is great access to car parking and public transport.
Folktown Market is a weekly event running every Saturday 12pm-5pm. The types of products that we will accept are divided into 9 categories:
Fruit & veg, Dairy, Meat & fish, Flowers & plants, Spices, preserves & condiments, Bakery & confectionary, Drinks, Garments & Other household, Hot food/drink, Arts & Crafts
We support the slow food movement. We give priority to locally sourced produce and products, and to those using local recipes, materials and crafts.
A stall pitch costs £20 +£6 licence fee per week. Stalls can be hired, and there is access to electricity and water. The market is managed by Folktown CIC. All profits go back into community regeneration projects.
Folktown CIC is a social enterprise, not-for-personal-profit, and we are run for and by the local community around Bank Sq. We work to bring life into our streets and boost the local economy. The funds raised through the Folktown Market goes back into the local community’s regeneration projects.