About Hinckley town centre and market

Visit Hinckley Market

Hinckley town centre market

Hinckley market has been at the heart of the town for over 700 years. First recorded in the year 1311, our award-winning market is one of the best in the country and it is no coincidence that the busiest days in Hinckley are its market days, showing what impact the market has on the local economy.

There are markets held each week on Monday, Friday and Saturday in Hinckley town centre. The market is closed on bank holidays.

The market is normally open from around 9am to 4pm (3pm during winter) and includes the following regular stalls:

  • Bakery items, cakes and bread
  • Bras, nightwear, underwear, socks, gloves
  • Butchers' van
  • Cosmetics, hair and body products
  • Dress fabrics
  • Flowers, plants, bulbs and wreaths
  • Footwear
  • Fresh fish and seafood products
  • Fruit, vegetables and salad
  • Gents/boys work wear
  • Gold and silver jewellery
  • Greeting cards and wrapping paper
  • Hot and cold drinks and food; burgers, chips, hot dogs
  • Hot potatoes
  • Ladies' and men's knitwear, fashion tops, leisurewear
  • Mobile phones and accessories
  • Pet beds and treats
  • Shrubs and trees, plants, fresh and silk flowers
  • Sweets, chocolate, cakes, biscuits and crisps
  • Watch batteries, straps and watches
  • Wild bird food and timber products

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Many of the goods listed are available on more than one of the market days whereas others are only available on certain days, for example fresh fish and seafood is only available on Fridays.

Last updated: 31/03/2022, 12:53