Trading at the Festival

Trading opportunities for the Foyle Maritime Festival are as follows:

  1. Maritime Markets managed by Council for individuals and businesses located within the Derry City and Strabane District Council area apply now
  2. The Foyle Merchant managed by Market Place Europe for individuals and businesses located outside the Derry City and Strabane District Council areaapply now
  3. Mobile Units specialising in Ice Cream and mobile traders etc. – Details of this application process will be available from the festival website shortly.

Market Locations
The festival spans approximately 1.5 miles in total from the City Hotel to Sainsbury’s Supermarket and a number of trading areas will be facilitated across the site. Both markets will be located on flat surfaces close to site services.

Trading Dates & Times:
All traders, without exception, will be expected to open every day of the operating period and for the whole of the opening times.

  • Date
  • Start
  • End
  • Saturday 14 – Thursday 19 July 2018

12 noon

10.00pm

  • Friday 20 July 2018

12 noon

11.00pm

  • Saturday 21 July 2018

12 noon

10.00pm

  • Sunday 22 July 2018

12 noon

6.00pm

 

Please note that in line with current legislation no trading can take place within a ten metre distance of a public footpath without a Street Trading Licence and that No Street Trading Licences will be issued for trading independently at the festival. Businesses must apply to one of the markets listed above in order to trade at the festival.