Sun 30th Jul
10.00am -
Cliftonville Farmers' Market

Market Days

Last Sunday every month


June Chadband
Market Managers
t:01843 226033


Oval Lawns
Eastern Esplanade

Find us

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At the Clock Tower in Margate stay in the left hand lane, continue on past the Winter Gardens then you will find us next to the Oval Bandstand opposite Smith's Court Hotel. We are wheelchair friendly and have a disabled toilet on site as well as usual loos.


On street parking all around and close to the market


Sun 24/09/2017 The Keith Chadband Memorial Concerts

Cliftonville celebrates it's 16th birthday with fantastic music from the bandstand :-.
11:00 to 13:00 Brad Pittance and the pirates (reggae and TRSB)
followed by:-
14:30 - 16:30 The Railway Swing Band (the big band sound)

All part of the 'Keith Chadband Memorial Concerts'.


28 Food, 1 Home & Garden, 0 Craft

Our Market

Cliftonville Farmers' Market was established in 2001 by the Cliftonville Residents Association. It is run entirely by volunteers who give their time freely and it is self funded.

Our market has been voted:-'Best Farmers' Market in Kent'  2006, 2007, 2008 & 2014  in the 'Taste of Kent Awards'
The market was also
finalist for Best Farmers' Market in Kent in 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2013 
It won a
Pride in Thanet Award 2008,
highly commended in 2014 and won again in 2015 !! It was also voted in the 'Top 3' of Kent Life & Kent on Sunday Food & Drink Awards 2014

The Farmers' Market is located on the cliff top with wonderful sea views and surrounds the historic 
Oval Bandstand. If you are feeling energetic after the market there are some great cliff top walks and sandy beaches !

We are dedicated to promoting good quality food at fair prices. Our producers sell meat, speciality pies, seasonal veg & fruit, cheese, artisan bread, vegetarian slices, eggs, cakes, fudge, local honey, luxury marshmallows, preserves, wild game, juices, olives, oils, vinegars, fresh fish, Russian food, Hungarian specialities, coffee, smoked fish, smoked vegetables, smoked meat, Sri Lankan curries, cookies, ginger wine, sweet flavoured sauces, liqueurs, speciality teas, gourmet pies, meringues, savoury tarts, soups, exotic meats, plants, saplings and more.  

Turn Sunday shopping into a good day out !. Go for a walk along the cliff tops, meander around the Farmers' Market and shop. Relax in one of the many local hotels close by which serve excellent Sunday lunches.

Don't forget to visit the TURNER CONTEMPORARY just round the corner in Margate, 01843 220253

Local News & Links

Why not stay on Farmers' Market day. Shop, lunch (we have two excellent hotels within walking distance,
Smiths Court Hotel 01843 222310 (opposite the market) and Walpole Bay Hotel 01843 221703 both serve delicious Sunday lunches)
Tiverton Books
a small, general secondhand bookshop is next door to Smith's Court. 'We hold a good selection of reasonably priced secondhand books to suit all interests'. Open Sunday and Tuesday (10am to 2pm)

Concert season on the Oval Bandstand starts June 5th 2016 and runs until the end of August.

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