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Support your local market in Calderdale. We've lots of stalls, local products and passionate traders!

The market place conjures up a picture of people, merchandise, movement, colour and a multitude of adjectives. Calderdale Markets are no exception and include:

Borough Market

The impressive and historic Borough Market was built between 1891 and 1896 and today dominates Halifax town centre. The exquisite Victorian architecture, much of which is still in its original state, makes this a building of great architectural and historic interest and hence the building is Grade II* listed. Enjoy the hustle and bustle of a thriving retail market with a warm and friendly atmosphere.

Todmorden market hall and Todmorden open market

Nestled in the Pennines at the point where Yorkshire meets Lancashire is the picturesque and rural town of Todmorden. The best traditions of both counties can be appreciated in this extremely friendly town where undoubtedly its heart is its buzzing market hall and colourful open market.

Elland open market

A typical northern market with an intimate and friendly atmosphere. Held once a week on a Friday, Elland market offers a range of locally produced food and goods as well as a miscellany of general retail goods.

Hebden Bridge open market

Set in a stunning countryside setting near the famous tourist attractions of Howarth (Bronte country) and Hardcastle Craggs, Hebden Bridge is a popular bustling tourist centre. The market sells second hand goods on a Wednesday and food and general retail goods on a Thursday.

Sowerby Bridge open market

Located in the centre of this once thriving industrial town, Sowerby Bridge open air market offers a vast array of fresh foods on a Tuesday and Friday and bargains galore second hand goods on a Thursday and Saturday.

Local food, craft and produce markets

Calderdale runs two local food, craft and produce markets, one situated at Russell Street, Halifax held every third Saturday of the month and the other situated at Lees Yard, Hebden Bridge held every first and third Sunday of the month and craft every second Sunday of the month. Both markets sell locally produced food and are held to encourage social interaction and to reduce food miles. Shoppers can be confident of the origin of the food and are welcome to question the local producers.

Car boot sales

Held every Sunday and Bank Holiday Mondays the Halifax car boot sale is a popular and thriving event selling a miscellany of second hand and unwanted items. Be sure to arrive early to pick up a bargain!

Brighouse car boot sale is held every Sunday and Bank Holiday Mondays.

Car Boot Catering / Ice Cream Concessions

There is currently availability for catering / ice cream concession at the car boot sales at North Bridge car park, Halifax and Daisy Street car park Brighouse
Applications are invited for General and Specialist Catering and Ice Cream Concessions for Sunday 3 April 2016 - Sunday 26 March 2017

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS is 4pm Sunday 13 March 2016.
For application forms and further information, see: Catering / Ice Cream Concession Brighouse Car Boot [PDF file 219KB]|PDF file and Catering / Ice Cream Concession North Bridge Car Boot [PDF file 438KB]|PDF file or Contact Markets.


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Last Updated: 16/03/2016