Tissington Craft Fair
Join Tissington Craft Fair for the First Markets of 2024 on 30th and 31st March and 1st April!
Immerse yourself in the natural beauty and historic charm of Tissington Village, located just a short drive away from Ashbourne in the heart of the Derbyshire Peak District. We are excited to bring together a diverse collection of art and carefully handcrafted pieces over three exciting and inspiring days.
Discover an array of artistic talent
Our three-day event promises a captivating journey through 11 thoughtfully curated stalls that showcase both traditional and contemporary products. Visitors can talk to the makers who will share the stories and inspiration behind their work, which makes for an interactive and enriching experience for all.
Enrich Your Experience in Tissington
Come along and relax in the characterful picture-perfect village of Tissington. A unique location that truly embodies the essence of peaceful rural life and remains unspoilt by the modern world. As you explore, consider enhancing your visit by experiencing the cosy ambiance and traditional food served at Herbert’s Fine English Tearoom. If you love gardening, don’t miss Tissington Nursery where you’ll find a variety of plants and can get advice from their very knowledgeable owners and staff. You may also want to follow your nose and enjoy On a Wick and a Prayer, where you’ll find unique handmade candles with each one being meticulously hand-poured to produce unique and beautiful scents that will enrich any space.
Meet Our Makers at Tissington Craft Fair ·
At our carefully curated market you will find a changing selection of makers each time you visit. From Thunderbug Designs’ vibrant textiles and tactile jewellery to the embroidered detail of Suzilu’s Little pictures, the rustic charm of Bear Chairs to Pinewood Crafts’ traditional canal art inspired homewares, to name just a few. Each of the makers at Tissington Craft Fair has a unique story of skill and originality. Explore the background behind each piece and take home not only a purchase but also the passion, dedication and a love of creation from the artisan behind it.
Tissington Craft Fair Venue: Tissington Village Hall
You will find Tissington Craft Fair at the village hall, which is located in the heart of the village and directly facing the duck pond. With outside seating provided why not take some time to sit and enjoy the hall’s beautiful setting, which offers a peaceful backdrop for our well-loved market and providing a warm and inviting place for everyone. We offer free admission to every market and feel free to bring your furry companions along for the day!
Accessibility and facilities at Tissington Craft Fairs At Tissington Craft Fairs, we are dedicated to creating an inclusive and accommodating environment for all of our visitors. To ensure accessibility for individuals with limited mobility or wheelchair users, we offer an alternative entrance that bypasses the main steps along with accessible toilet facilities.
Parking and Transportation To make your visit to Tissington Craft Fair even more convenient, 2-hours of free parking is available opposite Tissington Hall. For those wishing to stay for longer, there is a council-operated pay-and-display car park at the Tissington Trail entrance, which is just a short distance from the village hall. You can also jump on the High Peak 441 or 442 bus services running between Ashbourne and Buxton, which offer convenient stops within the village. This ensures an easy and accessible commuting option for all our visitors.
Your visit to Tissington Craft Fair supports our makers and keeps the craft fair tradition in Tissington Village alive. This market promises to be a memorable and
inspiring experience, so be sure to save the date for this and our other upcoming markets.