Wickham Market is having a summer party with a Street Market on The Hill starting 9.30am on Wednesday 19th August.
Admission is free and everyone is invited to come and listen to live music by local saxophonist in the morning followed by the Broadside Boys from 1pm until 4pm.
People can sample local street food, take a ride in a pony & trap or go to the pop up tearoom. Raffle tickets are on sale with the draw at 3pm. For children there’s story time at 1pm as well as face painting.
Shopping enthusiasts will find a wide variety of stallholders selling all kinds of things from scarves to cakes. The regular stallholders will be there in force, selling fish, fruit, vegetables, pies, olives, pet food , plants, crafts, fairtrade items, sweets, baskets and more.
As well as this special event, Wickham has two markets every month except January and February. The monthly market is the third Wednesday in the month while a much smaller mini market takes place the first Wednesday in the month. Both markets are outdoors on the Hill in the centre of the village and are open from 9.30am until 2.30pm.