Lenham Country Market


We’re pleased to confirm that Lenham Country Market reopened on Sunday 9th August in Lenham Square following the Lockdown. Social distancing measures had been put in place with more space between the stalls with a hand sanitizing area at the Fish and Chip shop entrance to the car park. Stallholders also accepted contactless card payments with the Market being open to the public between 9am and 1pm.

The next date for Lenham Country Market will be Sunday 14th February 2021

Following the latest government guidelines only essential items can be sold at the markets at present. This means that the market will be much smaller but for January the stalls who attended :

Stour Valley Game – game, meat and eggs

The Tipsy Bakery – cakes with a tipple

The French Deli – cheese

Botterells – fresh fish

Bray’s Bees – honey and other beeswax items

Enzo – sweet and savoury items

Miss Dots – dog treats

Daniel – olives

Perry Court Farm – seasonal fruit and veg

Please follow the market rules if visiting – respect the social distancing guidelines, use the hand sanitizing station, wear a face covering if you can, make payment by card if you can, don’t touch the items on the stall. Thank you for shopping local

Stay safe everyone.

Updated: by Sandra Monday 11th January 2021


2nd Sunday of the month

Open to the public between 9am and 1pm

Venue: Lenham Square, Lenham, Maidstone, Kent ME17 2PG

Set in the picturesque square in the village Lenham’s Market was granted its original Market Charter by King John in 1206.The current market started in 2000 and operates on the second Sunday of every month.

The market offers an assortment of delicious seasonal produce, grown and sourced in the local area. You can pick everything up from organic fruit and vegetables, to fresh meats, fish and bread with specialties such as cheese, chutneys and game.

It also has a good selection of craft stalls including hand made jewellery, bags, scarves, clothing, candles and wood products. 

Why not make a day of it when you come to Lenham, if you are lucky you might spot Lenham’s very own Town Crier who often makes an appearance. Most of the local shops open on market day. There are two pubs, tea rooms, antique rooms and a fish bar.

Lenham Country Market was a finalist in the Best UK Market category of the Farm Shop and Deli Awards 2018 and was announced as a finalist in the Best Farmers Market Category of the Farm Retail Association 2020 awards. 

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Lenham Country Market Dates for 2021:

Sunday 10 January

Sunday 14 February

Sunday 14 March

Sunday 11 April

Sunday 9 May

Sunday 13 June

Sunday 11 July

Sunday 8 August

Sunday 12 September

Sunday 10 October

Sunday 14 November

Sunday 12 December