Nestled in an idyllic and tranquil spot on the banks of the River Wye, against the backdrop of the Black Mountains, the Riverside Festival Market takes place between 21st - 31st May 2015 at the HowTheLightGetsIn Riverside site in Hay-on-Wye.


We are welcoming the very brightest, boldest and most innovative high-end traders, particularly those specialising in the unusual, the interesting and the extraordinary.


You're in good company...


Also on the festival market site you’ll find:


Crunch Art Fair  - packed with the UK’s leading contemporary artists and galleries.

Wild Wellbeing yoga, massage and a host of tonics for the mind, body and soul.

The IAI Academy - a new educational platform offering courses from world-leading scholars on the ideas that matter.

HowTheLightGetsIn Cinema cutting edge films and HotDocs from leading film makers.

The Festival Cabaret - a feast of live music, comedy and performance with a great little bar and bounteous banquets.


Craftspeople, designer-makers, artisan food producers, musicians, performers, purveyors of the weird and wonderful, we want to hear from you.


How do I apply?


Applications close on 13th February 2015. To apply simply complete the form below and we’ll be in touch shortly afterwards.


Traders Information Pack


Riverside Market 2015 Application

Deadline for Applications: 13th February 2015
Email enquiries:

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