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Haigh Woodland Park Artisan Market

Haigh Woodland Park Artisan Market is a magnificent addition to the array of activities on offer at Haigh Woodland Park.

Haigh Woodland Park is one of the north west’s most treasured natural attractions. Perfect for picnics, amazing for adventurers, fantastic for foodies. Golf of all kinds. Kitchen Courtyard full of boutique food and drink stores. High Ropes for aerial adventures. And miles and miles of walking trails. Heydays and Haigh days were meant for each other…

Following the huge success of the first market in July 2017 additiional dates have now been confirmed and will consist of over 50 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 – Haigh Woodland Park 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 day of exploring the park; it’s a great day out!

What to expect

Slap bang in the heart of Haigh Woodland Park, a magnificent spectacle, an opportunity to browse stalls, taste the culinary treats, talk to artists, vintage dealers and designer-makers.

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 Wigan, 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.

Next market on Sun 21 March 2021

  • Upcoming Dates:
Haigh Woodland Park
Haigh
Wigan
WN2 1PE

Travel & Parking

By Car

Haigh Woodland Park is within easy reach of both the M6 (Junction 27) and the M61 (Junction 6).

If approaching from the M6, take the A49 towards Standish, then the B5239 to Haigh. Look out for the B5239 and Aspull, then Haigh, when leaving the M61. Alternatively, Haigh Woodland Park can easily be found close to the two main A roads, the A6 and the A49. The B roads to look for are the B5238 and the B5239.

By Train

The nearest train station is Wigan.

By Bus

Various public bus services run to either entrances of Haigh Woodland Park.