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Feast at South Shields Market

An exciting street food festival will be coming to South Shields at the end of September.

Feast at South Shields Market is a special two-day event, which will take place on Friday 24 and Saturday 25 September, where you can enjoy quality food and drink and family-friendly entertainment, all in the scenic surroundings of a traditional market square.

From 12midday to 8pm, an area of South Shields Market Square will be transformed into a mini festival setting with a grassy seating area, bar, street food vendors and a stage where performers will provide entertainment as you tuck into delicious street food, or while browsing fantastic bargains at the market stalls.

South Shields Market Square already hosts two great weekly markets on Fridays and Saturdays from 9am to 3pm, so why not pop along to the general market to grab a bargain before enjoying the entertainment and street food during Feast at South Shields Market.

Food Vendors 

Armenian Kitchen 

Serving up Armenian and Eastern European dishes. You can expect meat, fresh veg, herbs and fruit.

Coffee Supreme

A mobile coffee business providing freshly roasted, high quality, 100% Arabica coffee, Ringtons teas and Cadbury hot chocolate.

Divine Caribbean

Come and enjoy traditional, authentic Caribbean dishes such as curried goat, jerk chicken and much more.

El Paladar

Specialising in traditional Latin and Caribbean food.

German Sausage

Treat yourself to one of a variety of authentic German sausages.

Phi Pie

A small family-run business based in the North East offering delicious Greek food. All food is handmade and fresh with all ingredients sourced from trusted farmers in the area.

R place

At R Place you can enjoy delicious gourmet doughnuts and award-winning artisan coffee. 

The Cookie Dough Company

Indulge in gourmet edible cookie dough and delightful desserts.


Friday 24 September:

  • 12noon to 12.45pm - Dave Lynas
  • 1pm to 1.45pm - Taylor Payne
  • 2pm to 2.45pm - Jen Cherene duo
  • 3pm to 3.45pm - Beth Hopper
  • 4pm to 4.45pm - Patrick Gosling
  • 5pm to 5.45pm - Annabel Pattinson
  • 6pm to 7pm - live broadcast from Radio Shields
  • 7pm to 7.45pm/8pm - James Asker

Saturday 25 September:

  • 12noon to 3pm - Into the Spotlight
  • 3pm to 3.45pm - James Asker
  • 4pm to 4.45pm - Lewis Curry
  • 5pm to 5.45pm - Taylor Payne
  • 6pm to 7pm - live broadcast from Radio Shields
  • 7pm to 7.45/8pm - Denny Owens

More information

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