Broadstairs

Zoom Events in Kent

Viking Bay Parade

25-27 Jun

Summer Market 2021

Featuring delicious street foods, handmade groceries, bar, artisan arts & crafts, clothing and accessories this will be a vibrant alfresco dining and outdoor shopping experience beside the glorious Viking Bay.

#BroadstairsSummerMarket

Friday: 12.00pm-8.00pm*
Saturday: 9.00am-8.00pm*
Sunday: 10.00am-6.00pm*

*Opening times may vary slightly up to and during the event.

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Visitor Info

Situated on a wide and naturally sheltered walkway below Victoria Parade and above the bay, the market has plenty of space for a safe, outdoor shopping experience in a truly picturesque location.

There are three pay and display car parks in close proximity to this market at Chandos Square, Crofts Place and Vere Road. Broadstairs train station is also less than half a mile from the market.

From its early Roman settlement the modern town of Broadstairs developed and grew from a fishing community centred around a local shrine (Shrine of Our Lady) in the 11th century when the area was then called Bradstow(e), meaning “broad place”. It continued to expand with the popularity of steam boats into a tourist desitnation – despite it not being served directly by rail until 1863 when the station was built as part of an extension from Margate to Ramsgate Harbour by the Kent Coast Railway.

The towns’ Viking Bay has a distinctive set of steps and rising from the sands to The Parade. To the east of the bay is Bleak House. The house  was built in 1801 on the site of the North Cliff Battery which was used as a coastal station for observing maritime activity. Charles Dickens leased the Fort  House (1840s-1852) and it was subsequently renamed Bleak House, because its owner thought that it had been used by Dickens in his tale of the same name. Although this has never been confirmed the site (recently operating as a guest house) had a smuggling museum and ‘Dickens’ Study’. It is now under private owndership.

Please note: images are representative of previous Zoom Events. 
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Book a stall at this event

For trader registration and event information please visit Market Square Group

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Location & Parking

Market Location

Viking Bay Parade, Below Victoria Parade, Broadstairs, Kent CT10 1QL

Parking

A listing  of local car parks  can be found here on the Parkopedia  website. Please check times.

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Other Information

None at present.

Traders

PLEASE CHECK BACK FOR UPDATES

The list of traders is continually updated as the event approaches.

GROCERY FOODS

The Chocolate Box

Triple choc chip muffins topped with chocolate, flavoured gluten free brownies, mallow lollies and kebabs, chocolate covered waffles and giant cookies.

The Mixing Bowl

The finest quality chutneys, jams, pickles, marmalade and curds. Homemade fudge.

Passion du Fromage Ltd

Spanish and French saucisson, French cheese and more continental fine foods.

Lavender and Blackberry

Fresh fruit including berries ,cherries and stone fruits.

The Great British Cheese Company

Award winning, flavoured, waxed cheese truckles.

Mannor Limited

Olives, baklava, Turkish delight and nuts.

Elle’s Bakery

Deep dish cookies – Perfectly circular deep based cookies with filling and topping.

Mighty Spice

Spice pastes in 11 varieties.

OTHER STALLS – CRAFT, ART, HOME, GARDEN, ETC

Staffordshire Pottery

A beautiful array of Staffordshire Pottery pieces, sets and individual items.

BLC trading as Viking Drinking Horns

Drinking horns, stands and holders. All horns treated and safe for use for drinks.

DW2010ART

Contemporary art, local scenes, floral canvases, watercolours on high quality paper. A range of high quality prints in various sizes, amazing range of greetings cards and notelets, handmade books, bookmarks and fridge magnets. All totally unique and of the highest quality.

Emporium

Italian clothing and accessories, Indian rugs and accessories.

Medusa

Handmade pieces of ethically-sourced, solid sterling silver jewellery encrusted with beautiful gem stones, from exceptionally talented global artists.

Sublime Housewares Ltd

Novelty coasters / coaster gift packs, Wall hangings and wall plaques and a small range of eco-friendly / ethically traded kitchen gifts such as unusual chopping boards and decorative mosaic bowls.

Tunbridge Wells Dog Biscuit Company

Homemade dog biscuits.

Eval Silver & Pearl

Artisan sterling silver jewellery.

Taylor Made Frames

British art, framed in solid wood. Direct from the people who make the frames so brilliant value.

Fragrance Express UK

Catalytic fragrance lamps, fragrance oils to run the lamps, wicks and associated spares.

INCAS

Ponchos, dreamcatchers, handmade friendship bracelets, incense burners, hats, handbags, finger puppets and Ecuadorian clothes. Everything handmade from South America.

Demelza Children’s Hospice

Raising money for children’s hospice.

Kent Wildlife Trust

Information, awareness and membership for adults. Children’s wildlife packs available and free colouring activities.

Relax Walking

Colourful, comfortable sandals.

BEVERAGES

Real Lemonade

Freshly squeezed lemonade made to order. Traditional lemonade, plus a variety of different flavours such as strawberry, raspberry, cranberry, blueberry and more.

Snow White Catering

Fresh whippy ice cream and a selection of iced lollies.

Beckfords Rum Spirits / Zen Experiential Ltd

A selection of Beckford’s rum including caramel rum, pineapple rum, spiced rum & coconut rum. Cloven Hoof & Pirates Spiced.

Freeze Zone

Slush puppy drinks.

Moswick Wines & Spirits

Showcasing an exciting, fun range of wines and spirits in a wide range of delicious flavours.

The Famous Last Stand

A selection of ale, lager, local cider, Prosecco and gin fizzes.

Abyssin Ethiopian Flavours

Pina coladas.

HOT FOOD

Real Greek Food

Delicious pork or chicken souvlaki.

Abyssin Ethiopian Flavours

Ethiopian food including BBQ jerk chicken & pork wraps.

Chipotle Burrito

Mexican street food including burrito, fajita, nachos, chilli con Carne and tacos.

Lorenza

Freshly made, warm donuts with a sprinkling of sugar and warming coffee.

‘Hits the Spot’ French Crepes

Delicious savoury & sweet crepes with vegan and gluten-free options.

Farmhouse Foods

British beef burger, pork, beef, gammon, chicken wings and ribs cooked in a wood burner smoker oven.

Thainese Street Food

Thai and Chinese dishes such as Thai green curry, black bean, sweet & sour, kung po and spring rolls, served with noodles or rice.

Sabores

Arepas with chicken, pork or vegetarian options. Tasty vegan options.

Brazilian vegan churros topped with chocolate dressings including vegan options, caramel and Nutella.

 

 

 

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