Christmas comes to Shepton Mallet as new festive market is announced

With the recent warm weather we experienced, Christmas seems a long way away and the last thing on most people's minds, but details of a new Christmas market in Mendip have been announced.

The successful markets team behind the Shepton Mallet Weekly Friday Market and the monthly Sunday market in the town have plans underway for a Christmas market in Shepton Mallet this December. 
So Christmas is coming to Shepton Mallet this year, the new market will open on Friday, December 14 and will run until Sunday, December 16, times to be confirmed soon. 
Traders interested in being a part of the Shepton Mallet Christmas Market are being invited to contact the council's markets team. The team are always looking out for new traders who can offer something different at Mendip markets. 
Organisers want the Market Place to be filled with Christmas music and carols and are on the look-out for local organisations, clubs and schools who would like to play a part in the market in some way over the weekend. 
There are also sponsorship opportunities available for local businesses and further details are available from the Mendip markets team. 
To register your interest as a trader at the Shepton Mallet Christmas Market please contact the Mendip markets team on 0300 303 8588 and ask for the markets team or email
If you would be interested in being at the market as a performer or musical group and would like to be involved, please contact; or call the team on 0300 303 8588. 
For more information on the Shepton Mallet Christmas Market and other Mendip markets, visit: