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! Check out these fab five markets that have us oh-so excited for November.
Lifestyle And Design Market
The General Collective is bringing a bespoke lifestyle and design market for you this month. Right in time for your Christmas shopping, it features 350+ makers, creators and designers from all over the country! Bring along the kids for a family friendly day with face painting, DIY kids workshops and activities including LEGO stations. 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!
What: $2 entry, kids free
When: Sunday 5th November, 9am – 3pm
Where: ASB Showgrounds
Paws In Parnell
Fun fact of the day: Parnell has one of the highest ‘dogs to human’ ratios in the city so it’s about time we got a market for our pooches, don’t ya think? Come on down to Paws In Parnell this Sunday to spoil the bejesus out of your fur baby with the best of New Zealand’s doggy inspired products.
Where: Heard Park, Parnell Road
When: Sunday 5th November, 10am – 1pm
Baker And Bloom
If there are two things we love in life it’s freshly baked treats and stunning blooms and now you can get your dose of both of these beauties in one sweet spot! Get your weekend off on the right foot by heading to this gorgeous market on the third Friday of every month to stock up on your fave treats from Parnell’s best bakers, pastry chefs and florists.
Where: Heard Park, Parnell
When: Friday 17th November, 1.30pm – 5.30 pm
Christmas Twilight Mama Market
Auckland’s boutique market for Mamas, bubs and kids is holding a Christmas twilight market a few weeks before the day itself so that you can stock up on all your mama/bubba Christmas needs!
Where: Ellerslie War Memorial Hall
When: Thursday 30th November, 6.30pm – 9pm
Great Auckland Bargain Book Fair
The Great Auckland Bargain Book Fair epic annual fair is back for its 26th year, bringing you a massive selection of second hand books, with everything from specialty books, novels, textbooks and children’s books. We’ll see all you book lover’s there!
Where: ASB Stadium
When: Saturday 4th November, 10am – 2am & Sunday 5th November, 6am – 2pm
Image Credit: Jaiden Bhaga