There’s no doubt about it, we love ourselves a good market any day of the week but with Christmas fast approaching we are even more excited to get on the market buzz. Here are all the Auckland markets you need to visit this November.
Great Auckland Bargain Book Fair
The Great Auckland Bargain Book Fair epic annual fair is back for its 26th year, bringing a massive selection of second hand books. With everything from specialty books, novels, textbooks to children’s books, there's something for everyone. If you call yourself a bookworm, this one is not to be missed.
Where: Barfoot & Thompson Stadium, 203 Kohimarama Road
When: Saturday 3rd November, 9am – 1pm & Sunday 4th November, 7am – 3pm
Paws In Parnell
Fun fact of the day: Parnell has one of the highest ‘dogs to human’ ratios in the Auckland, so it’s only natural they'd host a market for our pooches. Come on down to Paws In Parnell this Sunday to spoil your fur baby with the best of New Zealand’s doggy-inspired products.
Where: Heard Park, Parnell Road
When: Sunday 4th November, 10am – 1pm
Mt. Eden Village Craft Market
The Mt. Eden Village Craft Market is a fortnightly market with an amazing selection of hand-crafted, one-of-a-kind gems. Get prepped for the festive season because November is the month the stallholders take it to the next level with unique decorations and handmade candles that just smell like Christmas.
When: Saturday 10th November, 10am – 4pm
Where: 449 Mt. Eden Road
Lifestyle And Design Market
The General Collective brings a bespoke lifestyle and design market for you this month. Right in time for your Christmas shopping, it features more than 350 makers, creators and designers from all over the country. The best street vendors in town will be there on the day serving up mouth-watering deliciousness, plus there’s a wine bar...sign us up.
When: Sunday 11th November, 9am – 3pm
Where: ASB Showground, Pavilion 3/4 , 217 Greenlane West
Night Noodle Market
It’s that time of year again folks, the markets all foodies of Auckland wait patiently for. The Night Noodle Market is back and it is an absolute must. From Friday, the 23rd of November, Victoria Park will be decked out with the tastiest food stalls and trucks. Free up a couple of evenings for this one, because chances are, you'll want to try a dish from every stall they have on offer.
Where: Victoria Park
When: Friday 23rd November, 4pm – 10pm – Sunday 2nd December, 4pm – 10pm
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