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A Taste Sensation

An award-winning Global Village Market is set to bring a real International flavour to Parliament Street in York. Opening on Thursday 6th June, traders from around the world will be resident until Sunday 9th June 2013. Shoppers of York will have the opportunity to shop for items from all over the world as our Global traders travel from all corners of the world, bringing an array of products typical of their region offering a truly unique experience not to be missed.

Meats of the World will be offering a range of exotic meats from Ostrich, Impala, Crocodile, and wild Boar. Island Spice Grill shall be offering a variety of tasty Jerk chicken, quorn, Veggie wraps, mutton, lamb dishes and more.

Our Italian traders will be bringing Italian Biscotti, cakes and Soft Nougat and Jimmy Bean will be there with his large selection of rich flavoured coffee beans (ground to your liking) along with his large selection of exotic loose leaf teas.

Our Traditional German Schwenkgrill has some tasty Bratwurst Sausage as Crepes Temptation bring French Crepes and Galettes and some tasty Brussels Waffles.
The Cheese Board shall be offering a great variety and selection of cheeses from around the world, crackers, jams and chutneys, while the Welsh Hog Roast have their gorgeous rare breed hog roast.

A spokesperson for Market Place has expressed the excitement for this event, “Our traders shall be offering York a selection of flavours from all across the globe. It shall definitely be the place to be!”

But it’s not just about food in fact we have something for all the family including Lapponia all the way from Finland bringing beautiful Traditional Finnish Artisanry, wool, linen clothing and reindeer hides. The very popular Flying Dutchman shall also be visiting the city with their Dutch Market Garden selling a huge array of plants, shrubs, trees and bulbs.

Castaneda will be bringing a variety of Native American Handicraft such as traditional dream catchers and musical instruments and hand embroidered linen tops. G and G Global Gifts Collection shall be presenting a great selection of wooden furniture, carvings and figurines all Fair Trade and ecologically sourced.

If you’re not sure about trying something new, ask for a sample from our friendly traders. Visitors are certain to find something unique and tasty from our Global Village Market. Come and join us for a fun family day out with a difference.

Opening hours of the market are:
Thursday- Saturday: 9:00am – 6:00pm
Sunday: 10:00am – 4:30pm


For further information, interviews or images please contact: Emma Rhodes at or call 0161 637 2523

Notes to editor

The UK's leading operator of Continental and Special event markets and one of the country's leading all round market consultancies.

An exciting and innovative company specialising in high quality Continental, German style Christmas and International Gourmet Food markets offering a bespoke market event service.

Market Place offer a comprehensive consultancy service carrying out health checks, service reviews, interim management, market layout and design solutions and anything to do with the market industry. Our experience and knowledge in all aspects of the market industry is second to none.