Shepton Mallet Market

Shepton Mallet market - every Friday, 9am till 2pm

Shepton Mallet market reopened on Friday 26th June 2020, after a complete review of layouts, traders and facilities was carried out, to meet the latest Government guidelines. To help support Mendip's market traders and customers during Covid-19 restrictions, some of our regular traders are also able to offer an online service:

Shepton Mallet Market Online Trading

Shepton Mallet markets logoVisit Shepton's historic Friday market, which dates back to 1318, for a wide range of fresh local produce and crafts.  

For further information visit the market's Facebook page @sheptonfridaymarket

Find us

Market Place, Shepton Mallet, BA4 5AZ

Getting there

By train - Castle Cary train station is 7 miles from Shepton. Taxis are available at Castle Cary train station.

By Bus -  For bus times visit First Bus route 174 Wells-Bath via Shepton Mallet

By Car - For Shepton's markets use one of the town's car parks listed below.

Local Car Parks

Mendip District Council have made the decision to continue to offer free parking provisions in all Mendip District Council (MDC) owned car parks in support of local businesses and communities, for a further 8 week period until 6th August, at which point a further review by the Group Manager for Neighbourhood Services, in consultation with the Portfolio Holder will be completed. 

Location map for car parks available in Shepton Mallet: 

Great Ostry Car Park  Free parking is available between the hours of
10am - 1pm every Friday to help shoppers who want to visit the town's market.

Other car parks are available in Shepton Mallet: 

Commercial Road Car Park
Regal Road East Car Park

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Markets Officer contact details

If you have an interest in being part of the Shepton Mallet market please register your interest using the new market traders page or make contact on 0300 303 8588 and ask for the Markets Officer or email markets@mendip.gov.uk 

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To help support Mendip's market traders during Covid-19 restrictions, some of our regular traders are able to offer an online service.