Exhibitor Information

Book yourself a stand with us and cash in on Christmas!


We’ve been running the highly successful Christmas Shopping Fayre at Westpoint, Exeter since 1996. It’s popularity has grown each Christmas, and the Fayre attracts an army of thousands of visitors each year, making it the biggest event of its type in the whole of the South West.

With so many visitors relying on the Fayre to solve their Christmas shopping the word has quickly spread amongst traders up and down the country that it’s an event not to miss. This enables us to take our pick of reputable companies with totally diverse ranges.

All of our regular shoppers know that the Fayre will always offer a wider choice of unique gift ideas than a High Street full of shops. Each morning there’s a buzz of anticipation with long queues of shoppers ready for opening time!


Everyone asks how we attract so many Christmas shoppers each year and the answer’s simple – we spend far too much on advertising!

Our extensive marketing campaigns leave nothing to chance – radio, newspapers, magazines, leaflets, posters, banners… It’s always punchy and it works!


First time exhibitors need to give much thought to picking the size of stand best suited to displaying and selling their lines. Some traders only need frontage while others prefer enough depth to get the shoppers into their sales area.

Our stand sizes start at 3m x 2m and go up to most permutations (Egan Sheepskin Products for example had the same 6m x 6m stand for 16 consecutive years!).

We’ve selected a few photos here from past Shopping Fayres at Westpoint showing how exhibitors have used some of the different sizes of stands.

3m x 2m (9’9” wide x 6’6” deep)

£392.00 + vat

Corner sites (open on 2 sides) – add 20%

4m x 2m (13’ wide x 6’6” deep)

£520.00 + vat

5m x 2m (16’3″ wide x 6’6″ deep)

£636.00 + vat


We offer a limited number of space only sites for craft exhibitors in our very busy craft annexe (p.o.a.)

3m x 3m (9’9” wide x 9’9” deep)

£520.00 + vat

Corner sites (open on 2 sides) – add 20%

4m x 3m (13’0” wide x 9’9” deep)

£664.00 + vat

6m x 3m (19’6” wide x 9’9” deep)

£960.00 + vat


We are able to offer a few pitches outside with the catering wagons near the main entrance (p.o.a.)


Take a good look around our website to answer any questions you may have, then choose the size of stand which suits you best.

Have a look at our Site Plan, then call the office on 01934 733433 or email us to check on which stands are available.

As long as the lines you sell differ from those already booked in we will gladly reserve a stand for you at the Shopping Fayre.

You need to complete our Order Form and send it to us with a deposit. On receipt of your order form we will send you confirmation by return along with your invoice. With your final statement you’ll receive a pack with all your set-up details, accommodation listings, exhibitor and vehicle passes and free tickets etc. We recommend that you (especially first-time exhibitors) keep in touch and contact us with any queries which may arise.

The past 23 years of running this event has given us a wealth of expertise which we are happy to pass on.


We accept payment by cheque, card or bank transfer.


PARKING: Ample parking for exhibitors adjacent to the main hall with many exit doors allowing for easy access of stock from your vehicle. No steps to negotiate.
ELECTRICAL: We have a firm of specialist exhibition electricians (E.H.Havill Ltd) on site during the Fayre if you need to amend any of your lighting or power requirements.
SECURITY: There is overnight security in the hall but it helps us if exhibitors bring adequate sheeting to cover their stand each evening.
CATERING: The Westpoint restaurant is open for exhibitors during set-up and also early each morning. Catering wagons are also available for a quick cuppa or snack.
CASH-POINT: Cashpoints are situated in the foyer (note – NOT free to use).


Main Hall
Nearly full - just a few stands left.

Food & Drink Area
Only 1 stand up for grabs now - get in touch if you'd like to book it!

Craft Marquee
All the craft stands are now taken.

Outside Trading
All the space outside the main entrance to the Westpoint hall is now taken.

For details phone us on 01934 733433 or Contact Us Here

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