Traders Applications for WOMAD 2022

Posted on 14 December 2021

Calling all traders!

We’re looking for exciting, beautiful stalls to bring creative wares, delicious food, restorative treatments and everything in between to WOMAD 2022.

There are a range of pitches available across our beautiful festival site, we are looking for fantastic contributions to WOMAD’s one-off atmosphere and we welcome applications from traders of all kinds. We can’t wait to hear from you! Apply HERE

Applications close on 1st March!

The dates for WOMAD 2022 are Thursday 28th – 31st July 2022 and will again be held at Charlton Park.

In the first instance ALL traders must apply online, with a brief description of goods you are proposing to sell.

In addition to this, and this is particularly important for new applicants, we would like you to upload 2 recent photographs of your stall

All details you can send regarding your stall will be taken into consideration, when making offers for a pitch. All pitches are priced on an individual basis depending on size, pitch location and goods being sold.

There are five categories:

Catering: For Traders selling food or drink of any kind

General Merchandise: For traders selling goods of any kind

Hand Made and Artisan Goods For traders selling goods made by themselves.

Therapist or treatment related: For anyone providing any kind of treatment or workshop

Charity: For any registered charity to apply regardless of their operation

Other: For anyone not in the above categories, i.e. sponsor or workshop

We are looking for bright innovative stalls in all categories.

There are three trading areas at WOMAD

Main Arena Open from 10am – 3am Friday to Sunday, and 4pm to 3am on Thursday (No trading on Monday)
Suitable for Catering, General Merchandise and Hand Made and Artisan goods

Campsite Open 24 hours from Thursday 8am – Monday 12 Noon
Suitable for Catering, General Merchandise, Handmade and Artisan goods

World of Wellbeing Open 24 hours from Thursday 8am to Monday 6am (no trading on Monday)
Suitable for Therapists, Healers, Handmade and Artisan goods, and limited catering.
No vehicles allowed in this area

Artisan Tent Situated in the Main Arena Open Friday to Sunday 10am – 11pm Thursday 4pm – 10pm
This beautiful tent is used to house the very best of hand made and artisan goods. Each 3m space within the tent is priced at £500.00 Plus VAT and includes 2 x tickets, 2 x tables, and 2 x chairs
Limited availability

All therapists will be located in the arboretum, and most catering and General Merchandise located in the Main Arena, there is some availability in the Campsite for traders although this is fairly restricted due to space.
Please make sure you tick the option of where you prefer to be situated.

All caterers will have one water connection included in their pitch fee. All Pitch Fees will be subject to VAT

All traders must arrive on site by 6pm Wednesday 27th July 2022

Please take time to fill in the application form correctly taking particular note of your pitch width; the pitch depth should only be your stall and not any camping area you require.

Offers for a pitch will be sent out by the end of March and will include your vehicle passes and number of tickets allocated.

Once you have accepted the offer, we will send out a form for you to fill out your power and water requirements.

Any queries please contact traders@womad.org

Click here to apply.