Get illuminate-ready at Gainsborough Farmers’ and Craft market

A guy sat at a market stall with a black hat and black coat with his thumbs up.

To prepare for Illuminate, we have a great line up of traders coming to Gainsborough Market Place. 

On Saturday 9 March from 9am, West Lindsey District Council will be hosting a regular farmers’ and craft market.

We will also have music on the market and free entertainment for children including a face painter and street theatre!

Joining us on Saturday:

  • Ickle Tickle Home Scents
  • The Old Smithy Garden Ornaments 
  • Nikkis Cheesecakes 
  • Sugar Lips Cupcakes
  • Theia Jewellery
  • Sidney Robins Bric-a-brac
  • Ian Chilvers Fruit and Veg
  • Dinky Donuts
  • The Tastiest Catch
  • The Garden Tea Room
  • Euni-Pop Creations
  • Pickle’s Preserves and Chutneys
  • Flippin Crepes
  • Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust
  • Chuck Wagon Notts
  • Connell Leisure Food House
  • Oatz and Co
  • Brads Food Truck
  • Cupcake Factory
  • Off the Stone
  • Pieoneers

Councillor Jeanette McGhee, who represents the Gainsborough South West Ward at West Lindsey District Council said:

“We have a great variety of traders joining us that we hope everyone will enjoy. Illuminate is such a special event for everyone and having our monthly Farmers’ and Craft market on the same day gets us all warmed up and ready together! I look forward to seeing you all there.”

This event was made possible by funding from the UK Shared Prosperity Fund.

Please note, all events are outdoors and may not take place in bad weather. Some traders will stay until 2pm at the latest, whereas others may stay until the end of Illuminate. You can visit our events page or social media for exact times to avoid disappointment.

Calling New Traders!

The market is a great, risk-free way of trying out a new business idea or expanding from on-line selling. There are also incentives for new and young traders. 

If you are interested, please contact the Markets Officer by calling 01427 676676 or emailing

Coming up! 

There’s an exciting and packed programme of markets for 2024.

April – Retro Rockabilly Band.

May – Dino Pete returns!

For the latest news on West Lindsey District Council visit our council news pages

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