Whether you are looking for a great market or special event to trade on, or a day out & somewhere different to shop! We are a Midlands based event company established in 1989, specialising in top quality markets & special events that are colourful, safe and well presented.
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On Friday, the food court will be open from 1pm to 9pm for street food & drinks to host the arrival of International Living Statues of world-renowned. This will be a live Television Broadcast press & photographers. So get in the picture! 🤳📸 🎥
On Saturday morning the Birthday celebrations will kick-off at 10am with the famous Parade, when groups, colleges, schools, bands, & various organisations and clubs, march to mark the Birthday of William Shakespeare with an enactment and appearance of the Bard himself.
Human statues will present throughout Bancroft Gardens all day Saturday & Sunday.
A fabulous marketplace will be located on Waterside on both days offering an assortment of top quality stalls of every description to celebrate this glorious occasion, with a food and drink court in Bancroft Basin, and on Sunday the market will double in size, and include more stalls extending on to Bridge Street.
Street entertainers, strollers, live music and a stage with compare & host throughout the weekend. An amazing weekend of fun with all the family in mind. Free entry to the event.
Stratford-upon-Avon also offers, Boat trips, The Big Wheel, the Butterfly Farm, the Ice Cream barge, a range of restaurants, pubs & cafes, including Barnaby's internationally famous fish and chips, high street names and independent shops.
Last minute traders, we have two available slots to fill on Bridge Street Upmarket (this Sunday only) - call Customer Service 01384 877336. Suitability will be dependent on the product/s you sell. Public liability insurance required. Sorry no catering available.
Waterside, Bancroft Gardens & Bridge Street, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 6AB
DATE & OPENING TIMES
Friday 26th April Open 13.00 - 21.00 Street Food Court and arrival of Living Statues.
Saturday 27th April 10.00 - 17.00 Royal Parade, Living Statues in Bancroft Gardens. Fabulous colourful Street Market on Waterside, International Street Food Court serving hot food, wines, spirits, cocktails, etc. Music.
Sunday 28th April 10.00 - 17.00
Living Statues in Bancroft Gardens.
Market doubles in size with stalls extending on to Bridge Street and Waterside. International Street Food Court Bancroft Basin serving hot food, wines, spirits, cocktails, all day, Living Statues Winners announced in the food court 4pm. Event closes at 5pm.
throughout the weekend.