Ulverston Markets
  • Market Street and New Market Street
    LA12 7LJ
Ulverston Market is open 5 days a week, full of fantastic friendly traders selling a wide variety of goods and services.

No trip to Ulverston is complete without visiting Ulverston Markets.

Ulverston Market Hall is home to 20 stalls including a greengrocer, bookstall, sweet shop, clothing, shoes, crafts, collectibles, haberdashery, pet food, deli and local bakers. (You can find a list of all the stalls in the market below)

You're guaranteed a warm welcome and the traders have a wealth of knowledge and experience to help and assist you as you browse the stalls.

The Market Hall is open for business 5 days a week (Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday) 9am - 5pm

There's a real sense of community at the market and it's a great place to catch up with friends and you can enjoy a well deserved cuppa and a bite to eat at the Market Cafe too.

Ulverston's Market Charter was granted in 1280 by Edward 1 and was originally for a Thursday market.

Nowadays the street market takes place on Thursdays and Saturdays showcasing fantastic local craft stalls, charity stalls and a wide variety of locally produce. Well worth a visit!

Here's a full list of the many fantastic traders looking forward to seeing you on market days!

Indoor market:

Varykino collectables

Bartons – colourful yarn, lake district tea towels, undies, nighties, bed jackets et al

Polish Treats – Polish deli

Grange Bakery – bakery, cakes, take away

Blackledges – deli

Wood n Stuff – household things from scrubbing brushes, to light bulbs, to household electricals (the old Homecraft)

Book Shack – quality new books

Sweet Stall 

Digital stall – things for the phone, cables, hoover bags/equipment

Bag Stall

Have Case will Travel – suitcases/travel bags

Jackie’s Haberdashery

Paws and Play - Pet Stall

The Stationery Stall

The Card Stall

Party Things – balloons, and all sorts

In Style – clothing and shoes – 2 separate stalls one focusing on clothing and the other on shoes

Pat Stop – toy cars, trains etc but of the collectable type

A & L Aerials 

More Glitter Dear – vintage clothing broaches, cards

Athersmith – Green Grocers

Market Café 

Platinum Hair Salon – currently closed but expecting to re-open soon  

Public toilets are located in the market too.

Please note that the market will continue with a COVID safety first approach after 19th July and will appreciate  customers taking care of each other and the stall holders.


Outdoor Market

Thursday regular traders: 

Crakeside Meats

Muffin Stall

Superior Sauces Cumbria

George Wilson’s Fish

Sarah Sharpe Fragrancies


Saturday regular traders:

Key Bar

Crakeside Meats

Opening Times for the Market Hall:

Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri, Sat: 9am - 5pm

If you'd like to find out more about having a stall in the outdoor or indoor market, please contact steph.sexton@ulverstonenterprises.uk for a friendly chat.

Please visit the markets, buy local, support these fantastic independent businesses and help the vibrancy and uniqueness of Ulverston to continue.

And when you do visit - don't forget to tell them that thebestof sent you!

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