Continental market returns to city centre

European treats and delicacies are on offer next week as the continental market returns to Leicester.

The market will be in Gallowtree Gate and Humberstone Gate from Wednesday 27 September until Sunday 1 October.

Over 50 different traders from all over the world will put up their stalls offering a range of continental flavours and unique crafts.

An array of hot street foods and sweet treats from France, Spain, Germany, Italy, Greece and Morocco will be on offer. From further afield, there will also be a range of Indian, Jamaican and Thai foods to choose from.


Past markets have included a popular German grill serving up a variety of Bratwurst, authentic French crêpes, Belgian macaroons, Spanish olives and finger-licking Greek souvlaki.

Art, craft and jewellery stalls will also form part of the market, along with plant stalls selling a variety of shrubs, trees and bulbs.

It promises to be a great experience, with something for everyone at this family-friendly event.

The market will be open from 9am until 6pm Wednesday to Saturday, and from 10am until 5pm on Sunday.

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