Brace yourselves for a spectacular event that will ignite your Saturdays! We are thrilled to announce the highly anticipated launch of Darwen Artisan Market, curated by the renowned event management company, Crafty Vintage. This extraordinary market will take place on Saturday, August 12th, in the heart of Darwen.
A Market of Unrivaled Creativity
The Darwen Artisan Market is a celebration of the ingenuity and passion of local makers and creators. Under the expert curation of Crafty Vintage, known for their commitment to community involvement and nurturing emerging artists, this market promises an enchanting showcase of handcrafted treasures. Discover an eclectic array of unique products, from beautifully handmade jewellery and stylish fashion pieces to captivating artworks and innovative home décor.
Supporting Start-Ups and Entrepreneurship
At the Darwen Artisan Market, we don't just celebrate creativity; we also champion local start-ups and entrepreneurs. Crafty Vintage's leadership in fostering small businesses ensures that emerging talents have a platform to flourish and showcase their innovative products. Explore an exciting array of locally sourced goods, lovingly crafted by passionate artisans, and support these enterprising individuals on their journey to success.
Free Family-Friendly Entertainment
The fun doesn't stop with the delightful array of handcrafted products! The Darwen Artisan Market also offers a day of free family-friendly entertainment, making it an event for everyone to enjoy. Engage in interactive activities, live performances, and engaging workshops that will keep the whole family entertained throughout the day.
Delightful Street Food Trucks
As the day progresses, indulge in a mouthwatering selection of street food trucks on rotation, offering a diverse range of delectable treats. Savour flavours from around the world and experience the culinary delights brought to you by talented local food vendors.
A Glimpse into the Future
As we eagerly anticipate this momentous market launch, let's not forget Blackburn with Darwen council's broader plans for the town's future. The council's vision aims to unlock £100 million of funding for significant projects across Darwen, including the renovation of heritage buildings like the Market Hall and Darwen Library Theatre. These efforts will breathe new life into the town centre and create exciting opportunities for local businesses.
Calling All Local Makers, Creators, and Start-Ups
If you're a local maker, creator, or start-up looking to be part of this remarkable market, seize this opportunity! Crafty Vintage welcomes your participation in making this event an unforgettable celebration of local creativity.
Mark Your Calendars
But the excitement doesn't end there! Following the grand launch on August 12th, the Darwen Artisan Market will continue on the 2nd Saturday of every month. Save the dates for the upcoming markets: September 9th and October 14th. Each market promises an unmissable experience filled with creativity, community spirit, and local charm.
Let's make history at the Darwen Artisan Market, celebrating the brilliance of our community's talent and entrepreneurship.
See you there!