Markets are held every Friday and Saturday, with the addition of specialist arts and crafts markets held regularly throughout the year.
The Monday market is closed until further notice.
Fridays, 9am to 3pm - Friday & Flea market
Rummage through the curios, books and bric-a-brac at the flea market and second-hand stalls in the morning or visit the stalls selling fantastic brand-new items such as handbags, purses and scarves. Throughout December, children can enjoy lawn games and free fair rides including the swings and teacups, while adults browse and shop at the market stalls.
Saturdays, 9am to 3pm - Traditional market
The Saturday traditional market sells everything from garden ornaments, handcrafted chocolate and haberdashery to vinyls, handmade cards and craft items. Throughout December, children can enjoy lawn games and free fair rides including the swings and teacups, while adults browse and shop at the market stalls.
Mondays, 9am to 3pm - Throughout December 2021
An additional market will be held on Monday 6, 13 and 20 December at South Shields Market Square in the lead up to Christmas. The perfect place to find unique gifts for your loved ones this festive season.
Measures are in place at South Shields Market to keep traders and visitors safe during the COVID-19 pandemic: