Accrington is a hub of activity once again as shoppers are drawn back to the town. With local shops, high street stores as well as bars and restaurants, there is so much choice. For those looking for a more traditional shopping experience, Accrington has some of the best market stalls in Lancashire.

There is a diverse offering of traditional independent traders within the indoor market.  They sell everything from essential supplies to fancy goods and fashion items so there is something for you.

History of Market Stalls in Lancashire

Markets have been established around the world for hundreds of years.  Accrington Market Hall itself goes back to the 1300s. The history of the area has always been an important part of the development of the town.  The long-established stalls continue to be at the centre of the shopping experience. Market stalls in Lancashire have long been a huge part of daily life, never more so than over the last 12 months.

What’s on Offer?

The more traditional stalls in Accrington include fresh fish, regional, national and international fruit and vegetables as well as high-quality meats. Pie and mash are a northern favourite and this has a whole stall dedicated to the delicacy. In the outdoor pavilions, customers are invited to shop for cheeses, jams and cooked meats.

To ensure Accrington offers a wide and modern array of stalls, we have welcomed electrical stalls, beauty goods and even repair centres to the venue.

For those that like to keep up with their hobbies, there is a haberdashery stall for all your sewing needs.  There is also the Accrington Stanley Supporters store and even a book exchange so you are never without a good read!

Treats for you and your family include beauty therapy, cakes, biscuits and a traditional pick ‘n’ mix.

To end the day visiting Accrington, you can also visit one of our many cafes, takeaways or snack vans.  Enjoy lunch or socialise with friends in our food court. Whilst enjoying a homecooked meal you can take advantage of our Free Wi-Fi and soak up the energetic atmosphere.

A full list of the market stalls can be found here so you can plan your trip.

Welcome back to Accrington and the best market stalls in Lancashire!