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Trading on Chesterfield market

Trading on Chesterfield market

Chesterfield market has been trading for over 800 years and we are always happy to welcome new traders. 

We run a variety of markets throughout the year from regular weekly general markets to the medieval fun day each summer, with stalls from less than £10!

You can trade casually on our general market with no commitment, or apply for a licence and trade from the same stall every week, it's up to you. See our information for market traders below. 

Find out more about each of our markets, including how to get a stall and prices:


Trading on our markets

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1940s Market – Thursday 29 October, 9am to 4pm 

For sellers of second hand goods and crafts (see our trading terms below).

Prices: from £17.00 to £28.20 

As the popular 1940s Market coincides with the weekly flea market normal trading arrangements apply and stalls cannot be pre-booked.

To stand, please arrive at the Market Place between 7am and 9am and call the allocator on 07973 907617.

If you want to trade on the flea market from the same stall each week you will need to contact the markets team on 01246 345999 or email markets@chesterfield.gov.uk

Autojumble – Monday, 6am to 4pm 

For the sale of motoring memorabilia, old car parts and spares.

Prices: from £10.00

To stand, please arrive at the Market from 6am, stalls must be set up by 10am.

For more information call 07493 687099

Due to the current Coronavirus outbreak the Autojumble will not take place until further notice.

Flea Market – Thursday, 9am to 4pm 

For sellers of second hand goods and crafts (see our trading terms below).

Prices: from £17.00 to £28.20 

To stand, please arrive at the Market Place between 7am and 9am and call the allocator on 07973 907617

If you want to trade on the flea market from the same stall each week you will need to contact the markets team on 01246 345999 or email markets@chesterfield.gov.uk

Due to the current Coronavirus outbreak the Flea Market will not take place until further notice.

General market ­– Monday, Friday and Saturday, 9am to 4pm 

Prices: 

Monday and Friday from £9.70 to £20.10

Saturday from £15.60 to £31.20 

To stand, please arrive at the Market Place between 7.30am and 9am and call the allocator on 07973 907617

If you want to trade on the general market from the same stall each week you will need to contact the markets team on 01246 345999 or email markets@chesterfield.gov.uk

Due to the current Coronavirus outbreak only traders selling essential goods are allowed to trade on the market.

Medieval Fun Day – Tuesday 28 July 2020, 10am to 4pm

Prices: from £20 to £30 

Apply online here

Chesterfield Motor Fest - Sunday 16 August 2020

Price: £15

Apply for a stall at Chesterfield Motor Fest

Street Food and Grooves Festival - Friday 4 to Sunday 6 September 2020

Organised by Edge Events, there will be an eclectic mix of hot and cold food from around the world whilst picking up some hidden treasures and tasty treats. Wash all that down with drinks in the festival tent and live music from the Sound Bites stage.

Traders apply online here

The Street Food and Grooves Festival was due to take place Friday 5 to Sunday 7 Juen 2020 however due to the Coronavirus outbreak it has been rescheduled for Friday 4 to Sunday 6 September

Young persons' market – last Sunday of April, June, August and October, 11am to 3pm

Free stalls available for anyone aged between 5 and 25 years old.

Apply online here

Due to the current Coronavirus outbreak the markets on 26 April and 28 June are cancelled. At the moment the markets in August and October are due to take place as normal.

Find out more 

Contact the markets team on 01246 345999 or email markets@chesterfield.gov.uk to find out more about trading on Chesterfield market. 

Information for market traders 


Last updated on 19 February 2020