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
Please see the below for online application forms.
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 hot food to be eaten on Show day, please apply for a catering concession below
Apply to Trade in the Food Hall – NO HOT FOOD PERMITTED TO BE SOLD – Please apply for a catering pitch (see below). All sizes of catering businesses welcome!
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 or drink products (except for sweets) must apply for a pitch in the Food Hall.
Apply for a pitch in one of our Trading Marquees
Outside Trade Stands
There are 3 different stand depths available. All pitches are on grass. No food or drink to be sold from these pitches.
Apply for a 9m deep outside pitch
Apply for a 7m deep outside pitch
Apply for a 3m deep outside pitch
Agricultural Trade Stands
All pitches are on grass.
For agricultural stands exhibiting agricultural products and small machinery.
Apply for a 10m deep Agricultural pitch – non-machinery
Apply for a 7m deep Agricultural pitch
Apply for a 10m deep Agricultural Machinery pitch – For stands exhibiting TRACTORS & LARGE AGRICULTURAL MACHINERY ONLY
IMPORTANT! Have you read the FSA guidelines on allergy labelling
Catering & Bar concessions
Catering pitches and bars are allocated through a tender application process. The tender is considered on a range of factors including food & drink offering, price of food & drink, food provenance, tender amount, packaging sustainability etc.
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