Heskin Farmers Market and Craft Centre is a unique retail and leisure destination that will appeal to all the family. Featuring over 50 unique shops and businesses which include a wide variety of crafts, gifts, clothing, food, butchers, as well as Kitchen & Bathroom Showrooms, Handmade Curtains & Cushions, Pottery Cafe, Bridalwear, Beauty Salon and Hairdressers plus much more including the nationally acclaimed Hepplestone Fine Art Gallery which is the largest unit on site.
See the full list of outlets at the top of the page.
The community of businesses has grown to over double since opening in spring 2010 and the centre point is the The Two Birds Tea Room, perfect for a snack or light meal between shops. It offers fresh local produce, relaxed eating, fresh coffee, a wood burning stove during the winter months and a patio area for glorious sunny days.
Many of our businesses have their own website and several sell online, as well as Facebook, Twitter & Instagram.
We believe we’ve created the perfect shopping day out in Lancashire. Set in the heart of the rural Lancashire, surrounded by rolling hills, Heskin offers visitors a wide range of unique retail shops. Unlike the high street, no two outlets are the same, offering an incredible range of products and services.
Heskin Farmers Market and Craft Centre location offers easy access from most Lancashire towns and cities including Preston, Bolton, Southport, Liverpool and Manchester. With free parking and free entry, we’re a perfect destination if you are looking for a shopping day out in Lancashire.
Then the Two Birds Tea Room makes an excellent stop for lunch offering paninis, toasties, sandwiches, soups & salads using fresh local produce & home cooked meats. Relax next to the wood burning stove in winter or patio area in summer, enjoy great coffee, wine & beers and a catch up with friends.
The Crafty Potter Cafe located next to our craft studio, The Crafty Potter, has a home from home feel & serves a hearty breakfast, hot meals plus hot & cold drinks.
Monday CLOSED (Bank Holiday Mondays 11am-4pm)
*Christmas & Easter Opening Times May Vary*
Disabled Access We have disabled parking, wide doorways, walkways & disabled toilets for access to 30 ground floor shops & retailers.
Unfortunately we have been advised by the building inspector not to install a lift due to the wooden construction of the building and potential evacuation issues.
Dogs are welcome in our outdoor area but unfortunately not within our centre due to the amount of food shops we have, although Service Dogs are welcome in all areas.