Ryedale District Council


Love your local marketThere are a variety of markets held in the Ryedale area;

Some are held on a regular basis, others less frequently. There are also a number of Craft Fairs in Ryedale and further information on these is available on the Visit Ryedale website.

A Visitor Information Point is situated in Malton at Ryedale House, Old Malton Road, YO17 7HH.

Traders Markets

Traders are able to rent a pitch on local markets, subject to payment of the required fee and production of required documentation (insurance etc.). Pitches may be available for rent on the day or by a regular arrangement.

The Council operates markets in Pickering (Monday) and Helmsley (Friday). Please note, you need to bring you own stall when trading on these markets.

Anyone wishing to trade on either a casual or regular basis must complete a Trading Agreement (available to download below) and read the Market Rules (available to download below) and return the agreement to , or post to Markets, Ryedale District Council, Ryedale House, Malton, YO17 7HH. We will consider what you sell and whether there are similar traders on the market. If you are offered the opportunity to trade on the markets, you must have read the Market Rules and completed a Trading Agreement.

Charities who wish to have a stall free of charge in Helmsley on a Friday or in Pickering Market place on a Saturday morning, please contact us or telephone 01653 600666.

Please note: Kirkbymoorside War Memorial Hall Committee administer the market held in Kirkbymoorside on Wednesdays. For further details contact Sheila Ridley 01439 772321.

Malton Market is administered by Malton and Norton Community Interest Co (CIC). To book a stall, tel 01653 692849.

Farmers Markets

Farmers' markets give the opportunity to buy fresh, quality local produce.

Malton Monthly Food Market is located in the Market Place, Malton and is organised by Malton Community Interest Company, tel 01653 692849 or visit Malton Yorkshire. The Market takes place in and around the Milton Rooms and Malton Market Place on the second Saturday of the month running from March to December inclusive. Free parking, free entry and live chef demonstrations.

Pickering Farmers Market is held in Pickering Market Place on the first Thursday of each month. Contact John Piercy tel 01347 810340 for more information.

Hovingham Village Market is run by the village to provide a monthly market for this and the neighbouring area. It is run on the first Saturday of each month, from February through to December, and an additional special Christmas Market in December.

Malton Livestock Auctioneers hold the Ryedale Farmers Market usually on the last Saturday of each month.

Helmsley Indoor Artisan Food Market is held on the third Friday of each month in the Town Hall.

More information is available at Visit Ryedale.


Attachments (downloads)
FileNo of pagesFile sizeCreated
Download this file (Market_Rules_Apr_2014.pdf)Market Rules April 201410144 kB10-2014
Download this file (Market_trading_agreement_2016.pdf)Market trading agreement 20163379 kB03-2017

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