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BNL Productions are delighted to have been appointed by Armagh City, Banbridge, and Craigavon Borough Council to deliver upcoming Christmas Switch On and Twilight Markets; and we would love you to get involved!

Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon Borough Council invites you to apply for participation in the following Market event. To save your time, please read the selection criteria as it describes the Market, the theme and target audience.


Lurgan – Friday 17th November 2023, 6pm – 9pm 

Portadown – Saturday 18th November 2023, 6pm – 9pm 

Banbridge – Friday 24th November 2023, 6pm – 9pm 

Richhill – Wednesday 29th November 2023, 6pm – 8:30pm 

Donaghcloney – Thursday 30th November 2023, 6pm – 8:30pm 

Dromore – Saturday 2nd December 2023, 4pm – 7pm  

*There are other events in some of the rural villages but they will not feature a Twilight Market


Come along and bring family and friends to the annual Christmas Lights Switch On and Twilight Market events throughout Armagh City, Banbridge, and Craigavon Borough Council.

Visit the Christmas Lights Switch On and Twilight Markets showcasing artists, handmade crafts, and Christmas delights.  Get into the Festive spirit while you explore the local Town Centre and Twilight Market.

Each Christmas event brings  street activities to support the town centres and rural settlements promoting healthier high streets and increase community spirit. Each event will have its own input to your local town through their local traders, walkabout entertainment, live music and draws many visitors to the town centres. There also might be a fan favourite of Santa coming to town!

Please note, applications must be completed in full – late applications will not be accepted. Applications submitted in any other format will not be accepted – you must submit using Google Forms. If you do not have a Google account set-up, please click here and follow the steps to do so.
This year we have a new simplified application process for past applicants that have applied for a market through BNL Productions in the last 6 months, this would have been Buskfest, UK Pipe Band Championships, Food & Cider Festival and Georgian Day. This is the short application form and will make things simpler for you to apply with a significantly shorter application form.
Click here for the Short Application form
If you have not filled out an application form for a market event through BNL Productions in the last 6 months please click on the below form link. This form is more extensive as we will not have up to date information on file.
Click here for the Full Application form
Stallholder Conditions of Entry and Selection Process
Road Closure Information


If you have further questions we would appreciate an email to

Alternatively, you can contact the BNL Office on 028 3832 3793.

N.b. When phoning, our team will simply email Danielle with your message, so it would be easier for you to email directly.