Potfest in the Pens (Autumn) - 18th-20th October

Please note if you are attending any of our trade shows and would like to collect an order from our stand, please place your order online by latest 2 days prior to the show date, select Collection at checkout and pop us a note in the Special Delivery instructions section informing us you wish to collect.

The Cromartie team will be exhibiting at Potfest in the Pens this autumn - come along and meet the team and check out our range of potters wheels, kilns and crafts- we look forward to seeing you there!

October 18th, 19th & 20th 2024 at Skirsgill Auction Mart, Penrith, Cumbria.

10am – 4.30pm daily.

Adults £4 / Accompanied under 16’s free.


The same set up as the Spring event but with a different set of exhibitors and just in time for your Christmas shopping.

See the work of the well-established alongside the up-and-coming, in an exciting mix of the sophisticated and the raw power of the next generation, combined in a bustling artisan marketplace.

No art hype, no gallery glitz, just potters and public mixing in a down-to-earth setting. Held under cover to save us from the inclement Cumbrian weather at Skirsgill Auction Mart, Penrith.


Potfest admission tickets will also be available to buy at the gate each day.

Getting there:
Parking is free at the venue with accessible parking available.

Address: Skirsgill Auction Mart, Penrith, Cumbria, CA11 0DN

Food and drink:
Refreshments available on site.

Please be aware that a number of the exhibitors may be unable to process credit and debit card transactions so we would recommend bringing cash and/or a cheque book as an alternative. The nearest cash machine is 2 miles away in Penrith.

Accessible parking is available and there is step free access throughout the venue. Please be advised that the event is held in a cattle market so the ground can be uneven in places. If you have any concerns or queries please contact us and we will endeavour to answer any questions you may have.

Guide dogs and other well-behaved dogs on leads are welcome.

Further news to follow, for more details visit the Potfest website.

Click here for Potfest in the Pens 2023.