Expressions of Interest to trade at We Shine 2024!


Are you a local artisan, maker, or small business owner looking to showcase your products? Portsmouth Creates invites you to express your interest in securing a market stall at our upcoming We Shine 2024 event!

We Shine, is a celebration of creativity, community spirit and our city. We Shine is a magical and busy event attracting around 80,000 people.


Join us in creating a vibrant We Shine marketplace where you can connect with new customers all perfectly timed for Christmas shopping

*We will follow-up with online application forms soon with further information/T&C’s


Event Details:

Dates: to coincide with We Shine Portsmouth activity:

Thursday 21st Nov, Friday, 22nd Nov, Saturday 23rd Nov, Sunday 24th Nov

Times: Thurs: 5pm-9pm, Fri: 5pm-9pm, Sat: 12pm- 9pm and Sun: 11am- 4pm

Location: Pitt Street Skate Park (The Old Sainsbury’s Building, Commercial Road)

Cost: single pitch fee: £130 & VAT,    double pitch fee: £250 & VAT

To Express Your Interest:
If you’re interested in securing a market stall, please email us at info@portsmouthcreates.co.uk with the following details:

  • Your name and contact information
  • Brief description of your products or services
  • Any relevant links to your website or social media profiles


Deadline for Expressions of Interest:
Please register by 24th May so that we can get back to all traders promptly

Don’t miss out on this exciting opportunity to be part of We Shine 2024!

For further inquiries, feel free to reach out to us at info@portsmouthcreates.co.uk.



We Create Market is hands on support for Portsmouth’s Creatives and communities. It is an opportunity for sellers to reach new people and for residents to buy from local artisans. 

Past Markets


Opening hours:
Friday, Saturday and Sunday 10:00-23:00


Victorious Festival


Victorious Festival is held on The Common and Castle Field, Southsea, Portsmouth PO5 3PA

There is no on-site parking

Where can I find contact information for previous traders? 

All previous traders are listed in the A-Z on the website

Contact Us

If you want to be involved in any way – taking a stall, having a window display, painting live on site, demonstrating your craft live in a window display – Please get in touch.

Visit: wecreatemarket.co.uk
Email:  info@portsmouthcreates.co.uk

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