Chesterfield Christmas Artisan Market
Sunday 23rd December 10am – 4pm
New Square, Market Place, Chesterfield. S40 1AH
Chesterfield Artisan Market is one of the highlights on the town’s calendar and takes place on the last Sunday of every month adjacent to the historic Market Place (opposite Dent’s Pharmacy).
Chesterfield is a market town and a borough of Derbyshire. It lies 24 miles north of Derby, on a confluence of the rivers Rother and Hipper. It has a population of 103,800, making it the largest town within the administrative borders of Derbyshire, and the second largest settlement in the traditional county after the the city of Derby.
The Artisan Market takes place once a month and consists of over 80 of the very finest artisan market traders.
Our selection process is exacting so you will find a high-quality range of authentic goods with an emphasis on all that is local, ethical and original. Our traders are all super-talented and we expect great things of them.
Whether it is something for dinner, a gift for a friend, a treat for someone special or simply stocking up on essentials that you can’t get elsewhere – Chesterfield Artisan Market is the place to visit. No matter what the weather rain or shine, the market will enliven your spirit, and combined with a scout around the shops and a wonder around this beautiful town; it’s a great day out!
What to expect
Positioned magnificently adjacent to the historic Market Place, a heart warming spectacle reminiscent of yesteryear with a truly contemporary ‘upmarket’ twist, an opportunity to browse stalls, taste the culinary treats, talk to artists, vintage dealers and designer-makers, or sample the hot authentic street food whilst being entertained by local musicians.
The artisan traders will have been busy, baking, brewing, preparing, making, capturing (pictures that is!), designing, distilling, sewing, stitching, stirring, cooking, sourcing, painting, growing and constructing.
All the very finest, exquisite craftsmen and craftswomen, many local to Chesterfield and the neighbouring Peak District, talented, award winning, passionate, knowledgeable, creative and wonderful artisan market traders bringing a whole array of mouth watering, quirky, unusual, design led, aromatic, tasty, curious, gorgeous, distinctive, original, beautiful, useful, hand crafted, locally sourced, inspiring, seasonal, tempting, fresh, delicious, bespoke, interesting, must have goodies.
For those that want a little more specific we usually have… loose leaf tea & tea infused cosmetics, vintage finds and collectables, award winning pies, handmade biscuits, bespoke wooden garden furniture, gluten free wonders, salad dressings, a range of Cheshire cheeses, picnic hampers, exquisite chocolate truffles, Magnificent Marshmallows, gingerbread, pesto, gnocchi & pasta, handcrafted glass beads & jewellery, olives, garlic and feta, oriental tableware, gluten free pastries & breads, vegetarian pastries, scones, handcrafted jewellery, bracelets, earrings, necklaces, stunning photography, cupcakes galore, works of art, pate, chocolate bars, original artwork, balsamic vinegars, greetings cards, tarts & pastries, cordials, ceramics, locally brewed beers, flavoured cola & soft drinks, craft, signs & plaques, Objet D’art, vintage cutlery, authentic boxer shorts, sweet & savoury muffins, ornaments, soaps, petits fours, cushions, aprons, peg bags, bespoke ceramics, shabby chic décor, table linen, chutneys, jams, pickles, spreads, wicker baskets & hampers, humous and scordilia, satchels, exquisite tarts and confectionery, handcrafted carved chopping boards, rapeseed oils, aromatic candles, cushions and prints, handpainted crockery, bees wax candles, honey and lip balm, macarons, body butters, leather crafted bags, enamel work, spicy chilli sauces, scarves & bags, soaps & pamper goods, gloves and accessories, chocolate novelties, canvas prints, home accessories, trinkets and trugs, purses, bespoke ceramics & pottery, soaps and oils, fused glass, fudges, printed cards & artwork, vintage bags & scarves, Italian pasta sauces, doggy treats, cheeses and deli items, infused olive oils, vintage suitcases, pastel de nata, holistic creams and body essentials, traditional pies, chorizo, prosciutto, Iberico ham, brownies of every flavour, handmade biscuits, savoury tartlets, vintage bric a brac, blankets, jugs, garden plants and ornaments, wrought iron garden furniture, herbs & flowers.
And in the street food arena; jacket potatoes, Russian delights, quesidillas, oriental chicken & noodles, aromatic coffee & pizza.
All washed down with a big helping of local entertainment.
Hope you can join us….
How to find us
Travel & Parking
Chesterfield Town Centre is easily accessed by public transport.
Chesterfield Artisan Market is located adjacent to the Market Place.
Our address is:
New Square, Market Place,
Dates for 2018
- February 25th
- March 25th
- April 29th
- May 27th
- June 24th
- July 29th
- August 26th
- September 30th
- October 28th
- November 25th
- December 23rd (Xmas Special)
For further information about any of our events or about hosting one in your town please contact us