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Welcome to Preston Box Market

Jonah's trader serving customer

Customised shipping containers housing unique independent retailers

Located under the historic Fish Market canopy is the innovative Box Market. 

Complementing the Market Hall, the novel Box Market is made up of upgraded shipping containers. Taking inspiration from well-known markets in London, these containers offer visitors a contemporary and unique shopping space.  

Here you can find a mix of independent shops selling a consortium of items and services from real ales and vintage accessories to pet supplies and a specialist coffee venue - a haven for all coffee enthusiast providing the perfect place for that morning cup, lunch break meet or afternoon brew. 

Opening hours 

  • Monday to Saturday -9- 4pm 

Note: for individual trader opening hours see discover our traders.

Discover our market stalls 

Our traders are at the heart and soul of Preston Box Market. Offering a number of independent stalls, from hand crafted gifts through to fine brewed beverages named after famous Preston landmarks, there's plenty for you to explore in one fresh innovative space.

Discover our traders


Preston Markets host a variety of events throughout the year. For upcoming market events, make sure to keep checking our events calendar

Masa Record Fair

The Masa Record Fair takes place every other month outside Preston's Box Market. A must visit for music fans to see what records, tapes, CDs, and memorabilia you can discover.

For upcoming record fairs see the events calendar.

Share your experiences

When you visit Preston Markets, share your experience with us by tagging in @PrestonMarkets. Whether it's an interesting purchase, favourite food, or a selfie on the bench, we want to see them all!

Interested in trading? 

We have a limited number of stalls available at Preston Box Market. For details see trader opportunities.

Map address for Preston Markets

Preston Markets, Earl Street, Preston, PR1 2JA.