A family business with a family name

Bert & Gert’s was started through a love of arts and crafts by Birmingham based brothers Mark & Jason Wilkes in 2012.

Bert being their paternal grandfather and Gert being their maternal grandmother. Bert and Gert’s is a family business with a family name.

“We are very proud that our events have a community feel, all the traders are supportive of each other and we want to give them the opportunity to grow their hobbies and passions in to a successful sustainable businesses.”

With many years of event experience we can also help you to manage your event to ensure everything runs smoothly.

Bert & Gert’s offer a full package of event management, site management and equipment hire options.


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To support, encourage and promote small, local businesses and to bring arts, crafts and artisan foods to a wider audience. We organise arts, crafts and food events across the country. Whilst we love handmade items, we don’t insist on everything being handmade but do encourage an arts and crafts feel to events. We operate on a regular basis in areas that have proven high levels of footfall and give you an opportunity to bring your business to the attention of thousands of people. We seek to work in partnership with the venues we work with, to the benefit of the venues, our traders and the local community. We seek to give you the opportunity to grow your hobbies and passions into a successful business.