Riverside Market at Twilight

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:



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.

The Riverside Cabaretfoot stomping music, mind-blowing magic and laugh out loud comedy from some of the UKs most exciting new talent

Yet to be announcedwe have some truly exciting areas to add to the Riverside which will add a whole new dimension to the already packed schedule.




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


How do I apply?


Applications close on 15th April 2015. To apply simply complete the form below and we'll be in touch shortly afterwards. Download our information pack for more information about our site and the price of our pitches. We look forward to hearing from you.


Traders Information Pack


Riverside Market 2015 Application

Deadline for Applications: 20th February 2015

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