BIRCHWOOD Shopping Centre will see 70 stalls descend at the weekend as part of a special Halloween market.

Organised by Independent Street, the markets will see small local businesses set up shop and flog their wares at the artisan market on Saturday, October 28.

The markets - which are always popular - are described as a 'Halloween spooktacular.'

Warrington Guardian: The markets will see 70 traders descend on Birchwood Shopping Centre this weekendThe markets will see 70 traders descend on Birchwood Shopping Centre this weekend (Image: Independent Street)

Lisa Cowley, from Independent Street, says that there are a number of things to look forward to at the weekend, including: "Street food, face painting, live music by Marc Gallagher, a free 'wand workshop,' Kids Love 2 Party between 11am-12pm, and a trick or treat trail.

"There's plenty to do for the whole family and keep little ones entertained, too. 

"Come along and see what’s new."

The markets are entirely free to enter, and are dog-friendly as well.

Running from 10am-4pm on Saturday, October 28, at Birchwood Shopping Centre, the markets will see around 70 traders set up at the event.

Included in this weekend's line-up of businesses are:

  • The Kashmiri Guys
  • Mischief Designs
  • Arts and Craft by Roberta
  • Drewz Soaps
  • Betty Botanics
  • Netties Fabulous Fudge
  • Baker Street
  • Klotho Knit
  • Olivia Grace
  • Pendle Treats
  • The Dogs Trust
  • All that Shaz
  • To Pie For
  • Gregs Bees
  • The Woodlands Trust
  • Luna Jewellery Design
  • Bakers Bake

The Birchwood artisan markets will take place at Birchwood Shopping Centre on Saturday, October 28, between 10am and 4pm.