MARKET DAYS IN BRIDPORT WITH SOMETHING TO SUIT EVERYONE
Bridport’s Historic Street Market can be great fun!
Only 2 miles from Warren House Bed & Breakfast, drive or take the bus from outside the door!
Bridport’s Historic Street Market every Saturday & Wednesday from 8am until late afternoon, along East, West & South Street has something for everyone. The Market Days in Bridport are a great attraction for both holidaymakers and locals. You can grab yourself a cuppa from one of the many Cafes and take a seat in Bucky Doo square and be entertained by the local singers or bands. There are many stalls offering all sorts of goodies from locally grown Veggies and Plants to Doggie bits & pieces, Photographs, locally made food and much, much more.
I’m told there has been a market in Bridport since the Saxon Times!
This popular Vintage Market takes place on the last Sunday of the month from 10am to 4pm during April and September in the Arts and Vintage quarter of St Michael’s trading estate. Here you will find lots of interesting treasures from collectables, vintage clothes, antique furniture, vintage furniture and bric-a-brac. St Michael’s is a wonderful place to stroll around and find yourself a bargain! There is also a fabulous Cafe called the Red Brick Cafe which offers a relaxed atmosphere and superb home-cooked seasonal fayre.
A great day for collectors of music. A huge selection of Folk, Jazz, Blues, Pop records and CD for you to rummage through. Held once a month during February, May, August and November at the United Church in East Street from 10am to 4pm. For dates visit www.vinylsaturday.co.uk You can also find many different local shops/market stalls offering vinyl records on a Saturday due to it’s renewed interest.
This award winning Farmer’s Market is held on the second Saturday each month in the Art’s Centre on South Street from 9am to 1pm. You will find lots of local producers, such as, Farmers, Growers and Bakers who all have a passion for home grown products. In recent years, this market has been voted the best Farmers Market in Dorset.
Bridport prides itself on the many talented Artisans making and creating bespoke items such as decorative art, sculptures, clothing, jewellery, photography, home-made preserves and Bread, all to a very high quality. The market is held every 3rd Saturday of the month at Bridport Arts Centre from 9am to 2pm. Visit their Facebook page for dates.