South Shields Market

The Big River Winter Makers Market

Come along to South Shields Market Square on Saturday 10 December, 10am to 3pm for the Big River Winter Makers Market.

You can enjoy live music and performances alongside the traditional market, where you can browse the stalls for some festive bargains and get in the festive spirit.

The Big River Winter Makers Market

South Shields Market takes place on: 

  • Fridays, 9am to 3pm (Fridays & flea market)
  • Saturdays, 9am to 3pm (traditional market)

The Monday market is closed until further notice.

Traditional and flea markets

For information about what is on offer at the traditional and flea markets, see:

Visit South Tyneside: South Shields Market

Getting to South Shields Market

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South Shields Market is close to the South Shields Ferry terminal which links to North Shields.

The South Shields Metro station is nearby.

For any queries about the market, please email