Skibbereen Farmers’ Market -
every Saturday - (9:30am - 1:30pm)
in Skibbereen, County Cork, Ireland
If you’d like to set up a stall at the Market - you need to provide your own table and shelter, and book your space by texting “Skib”, length of stall, type of product, and if vehicle required at stall, to 087 285 1897 on Friday afternoon / evening in advance of the Saturday market.
Please note - this number is for texts only - if you want to speak to somebody about the market then please call Caroline (Market Secretary) on 086 324 3301
If you haven’t been to Skib Market before - you might want to visit as a customer first - there is already great competition for certain types of products - particularly home baking.. and eggs!
Fees vary throughout the year - and are to be paid on the day to our Treasurer (typically 1 - 3 euro per day for a standard 2m stall).
You must be on-site before 8:30am.
Legal Requirements - Food
If you intend to sell food at the market then you should be aware of the legislation that controls this, and be registered with your local HSE office.
Helpful links - Food Safety legislation - Guidance note on food stalls
Environmental Health office email
Contact : Senior Environmental Health Officer, HSE South, Coolnagarrane
Skibbereen, Cork - Tel: 028 40490, Fax: 028 40511
Skibbereen is on the N71 about 50 miles west of Cork city,
and just under 20 miles from Bantry.
The Market is held on the Fairfield, just off the main street in Skibbereen
(map courtesy of www.skibbereen.ie - which has lots of great information
about things to do in Skibbereen).