Time: 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm


Please note that this year we’re hosting the event across our new expanded site! Do mind the new post codes & locations listed below, and come find us there!

It’s that time of year again where we invite you to start your Christmas season (& shopping!) at the Mill. Artists, designers & makers of all sorts will be selling original art works, original prints, screen printed clothing, bags, ceramics, jewellery, woodwork, and much much more! Come for the shopping and stay for food, drink, & merrymaking!

This year we are excited to be partnering with GRUB to bring you food & drink from local traders, all with festive fair and each with a vegan option available:

Geordie Soul Korean Street Food

Dough N Co Pizza

Old Town Chimney Cake Bakery

Bar with keg beer, wines, mulled wines & mulled cider, hot drinks & soft drinks

& more!

GRUB food & drink will be located outside Unit 4, Regents Trading Estate M5 4DE


Featuring market stalls by Mill artists & makers including:

Crackpots Ceramics

MARC the Printers

Elyssa Iona & DIY Darkroom

Amy Victoria Marsh

Aliyah Hussain Jewellery

Stina Puotinen

Tara Collette

Martin Staples

Engine House Collective

Isadora Darke

Mariel Osborn

Rachel Presswood Ceramics

Amrit Randhawa / Taxi Cab Industries

Salford Makers

M3 Industries 

Becki Miller

Louisa Thomas

Wicken Workshop

Mill artist & maker stalls will be located inside Unit 4, Regents Trading Estate M5 4DE


Salford Makers SHOP will be open extended hours at 311 – 313 Chapel Street M3 5JU

Just a stone’s throw away from Islington Mill, the pop up shop features products made by independent artists and makers from the Mill and beyond with a curated selection of work to suit all tastes, from textiles, plants, lighting, ceramics, jewellery, clothing, accessories+ more with prices starting from just £5.

Please note the only accept card payments. Follow them at @salford_makers


Islington Mill Art Academy will be hosting Open Studios in their new space on the ground floor of our main building at 1 James St M3 5HW

The 2018 Art Academy will throw open their newly acquired space as a working space in full flow. Make and be merry! You can come meet us, watch us making, take part and tell us what you think. There’ll be opportunities to have a go and make art with us as we work together during the day. Come and be part of our experiment in alternative art education!


Please note that this year, we’re hosting the event across our new expanded site, with the main market located over in our new studio spaces on Regents Trading Estate. 

The main art market, food trucks & bar will be located over in our new studio spaces at Unit 4 Regents Trading Estate M5 4DE 

Salford Maker’s SHOP will be open for extended hours @ 311 – 313 Chapel Street, M3 5JU

Islington Mill Art Academy Open Studios will be on the ground floor at 1 James St, M3 5HW

Please mind the new post codes & locations, and come find us there!