Trade Stands

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Trade Space at the 158th North Somerset Show, Bank Holiday Monday 1st May 2017. 

If you have never traded at the Show and would like a general idea of the Showground layout, please see the map

We will be sending out Trade Stand packs in October/November. If you have traded previously, you will automatically be sent the paperwork; if you have never traded at the Show and would like to receive the paperwork, please fill in this form with your details.

Inside Trade Stands 
All stands are 3m deep. Stands will be located inside one of our 3 marquees, the back of the stand is against the tent wall with the front facing onto the central walkway. All pitches are on grass. Anyone wishing to sell food products (except for sweets) must apply for a pitch in the Food Hall.

Outside Trade Stands
There are 3 different stand depths available. All pitches are on grass.
9m deep
7m deep
3m deep

Agricultural Trade Stands
All pitches are on grass.
For agricultural stands exhibiting agricultural products and small machinery.
10m deep
7m deep
For stands exhibiting TRACTORS & LARGE AGRICULTURAL MACHINERY ONLY: 10m deep

Food Hall Trade Stands
Stands will be located inside our Food Hall marquee, the back of the stand is against the tent wall with the front facing onto the central walkway. All pitches are on grass. No cooking on gas is permitted. If you wish to sell food to be eaten on Show day, please apply for a catering concession below

IMPORTANT!! Have you read the FSA guidelines on allergy labeling

Catering & Bar Concessions

Catering pitches are allocated through a tender application process. If you would like us to send you the relevant paperwork, please drop us an email with your name, address, company name and website/facebook page.

Trade Stand Judging Competition

Each year we invite colleagues from other shows around the country to judge our trade stands. Judging is based on originality of design, advertising value, attractiveness and general tidiness and layout of the stand. First, Second and Third prize places are up for grabs in one of four categories:

INSIDE TRADE STANDS – Trade stands within the trading marquees
OUTSIDE TRADE STANDS – Trade stands not within trading marquees but not those in agricultural trade stand areas
AGRICULTURAL TRADE STANDS – Trade stands within the agricultural trade stand areas
FOOD HALL TRADE STANDS – Trade stands within the Food Hall marquee

Special notice will be taken of attractiveness, design, general tidiness and layout of the stand

Judging commences at 10am on the morning of the Show

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