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Fairgrounds

Find out more information about upcoming fun fairs.....

Persons wishing to operate a fair on Council owned land are required to apply to the Council for permission prior to the holding of the event using the link on the right hand side of this page.

The Council will ensure that all rides have been properly inspected and insured prior to events opening to the public. There are Byelaws applicable to the operation of Fairs within Fenland - please see 'Related link'.

There are usually nine funfairs held throughout the year within the Fenland District.

These are:

Wisbech Mart is held during the first two weeks of March each year. It occupies the whole of Chapel Road Car Park, part of Somers Road Car Park and the Western half of the Market Place for a period of two weeks. The Fairground rides and stalls are sited on the Market Place and in Chapel Road Car Park.

March Spring Fair is held in mid March, following the departure of the Mart from Wisbech. This Fair occupies part of City Road Car Park and is on site for two weeks.

Whittlesey Spring Fair is held in March or April. This Fair occupies the rear part of Eastgate Car Park (and The Market Place from Wednesday evening) until Sunday morning. Rides and stalls are sited on the Market Place.

Whittlesey Summer Fair is held in May or June. The site details etc. are the same as Whittlesey Spring Fair.

Wisbech Statute Fair is held in September. This fair occupies the whole of Chapel Road Car Park and part of Somers Road Car Park. The Fairground rides and stalls are sited in Chapel Road Car Park.

Whittlesey Autumn Fair is held in September each year. This Fair occupies the rear part of Eastgate Car Park (and The Market Place from Wednesday evening) until Sunday morning. Rides and stalls are sited on the Market Place.