Bank Holiday Bonanza at Lowry Outlet Makers Market


This bank holiday weekend, Lowry Outlet MediaCityUK will once again host its fabulous Makers Market, bringing an array of quality artisan foods, drinks and award-winning craftsmen to its open-air Plaza area from Saturday 29th April to Monday 1st May.

Lowry Outlet Makers Market will host more than 110 different stalls across the bank holiday bonanza weekend, showcasing arts and crafts, street food, hand-baked goods, handcrafted jewellery and lots more. New on the scene, at this month’s Maker’s Market, will be Greekalicious, Signature Scones, The Fancy Shortbread Co and Venezuelan House UK.

Food enthusiasts can enjoy mouthwatering hot street food from a range of International cuisines, including German Smoked Bratwursts with an American twist from In the Dog Haus; delicious finger-lickin’ chicken wraps at Oh My Glaze; grab a burger from What’s your Beef; stop by Wood Fire & Smoke for a delicious pizza; enjoy tasty Paella from Spanish Tapas; and take a pit stop at Wallace and Sons for their delicious dumplings. Visitors with a sweeter tooth can enjoy crepes from Crepe Chateau.

Shoppers can visit artisan stalls selling a range of foodie treats including the best doughnuts in Manchester from MCR Doughnut Co, Open Top Growlers from Cumbrian Pig, mouthwatering muffins and South African treats from The Muffin Mistress, authentic South African Biltong from Weston Biltong, and handcrafted mouthwatering brownies, rocky roads and cakes from Weenie Bakes. Arts and crafts include quirky children’s baby grows, bibs from Olive Made, eye catching paintings from Blue Yonder Art, and handmade jewellery inspired by texture and nature from Tamala Designs. With the warmer weather just around the corner, pop over to Boho Blooms and get some inspiration for your summer garden.

Grab your coffee fix at Joe On The Go, featuring new summer iced coffees, and for those looking for a little fizz, head to 18DBC for a glass of Prosecco. Relax and unwind as the weekend’s DJs play cool beats and tracks. Blood Bikes, a registered charity that offers out of hours and free of charge urgent medical courier service to the NHS, will be showing off their motorcycles to raise money for the charity.

Lowry Outlet Centre Manager Kelly Hurst, said: “What a fantastic way to spend the bank holiday weekend, with a great day out at Lowry Outlet Makers Market. With more than 110 stall holders confirmed we will be showcasing delicious food and drinks, artistic and unique designs and great entertainment over the weekend – and even better, it’s free to visit!”

Lowry Outlet has an extensive collection of high street and designer labels at up to 70% off, across the Outlet’s 80 stores and restaurants. New stores include H.Samuel Toytown, Bench, Christy, plus newly relocated M&S Outlet and M&S Home Outlet, which join Next Outlet, Clarks Outlet, Gap Outlet and many more. And after a long day shopping, head to Lowry Outlet’s Vue Cinema and catch the latest film, or enjoy dinner out at one of the restaurants, including Lime, Pizza Express, Bella Italia, Café Rouge and Nando’s. Lowry Outlet is Manchester’s only outlet shopping centre, located in the heart of MediaCityUK, Manchester’s stunning waterfront destination.

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Lowry Outlet Makers Market Opening Times:
· Saturday 29th April – 10am – 7pm
· Sunday 30th April – 11am – 5pm
· Monday 1st May – 10am – 6pm