Whether you’re after a gift for a friend, a bite to eat, or just a casual stroll and a browse, you’re bound to find what you’re looking for at one of Perth's local markets. So we're helping you satisfy all your stall-hopping cravings, with a round up of all the best food, arts, and fashion markets around town.
Scope out this list of the best markets in Perth this month and beyond.
Scarborough Sunset Markets
Perth’s most iconic beachside markets are back in action! Head down to Scarborough Beach Thursday evenings from 5pm to get amongst all the action. We’re talking live tunes and performances, loads of artisan retail gems and endless food stalls to eat your way through, including tasty new eats courtesy of Don Birria, SMOKR BBQ, Treacle Treat, Clean Tasty Dirty and Honey Creme alongside your tried and true faves. There’s also a swanky new Hippie Kombucha mocktail bar, located right on the sand so you can max out on island vibes.
Inglewood Night Markets
For street party vibes and endless food trucks, you really can't beat the famous Inglewood Night Markets. The huge food-filled markets are back in action on Beaufort Street every Monday night from 6pm to 9pm, so pack your pup and get down to sample some of the goods on offer. If it gets too much, you can always retire to the licensed craft bar area for a cold drink and DJ tunes.
Freshie Farmers Market
Exclusively about good food, the new Freshie Farmers Markets can be found in the grounds of Freshwater Bay Primary School in Claremont from 7:30am to 11:30am every Saturday. Head in and explore a carefully curated range of gastronomical venders serving up the finest quality produce and eats, including Allington Family Farm, Bookara Goat, Freshline Organics, GG Meats & Co, Panna Artisan Bakery & Patisserie, and so many more. Alongside all the tasty delights and fresh groceries, there’ll be plenty of family fun including a bouncy castle and farm animals to keep kids big and small entertained.
Perth City Farm
Bringing you the best in organic and spray-free fruit and veg along with loads of other tasty goods to fill your kitchen with, Perth City Farm’s Saturday markets are one of our faves. We’re talking fresh baked bread, wild-caught seafood, local honey and more. Plus, you can even pick up homemade bathroom goods too.
Subi Farmers Market
For fresh produce to keep you going over the weekend, head to the Subi Farmers Market, open every Saturday from 8am ‘til 12pm at Subiaco Primary School. First opening up to the public in 2009, this wholesome spot supports local farmers, growers and producers. Buy anything from delicious sambos and baked goods, to canine treats for your furry friend.
Kyilla Community Farmers Market
Located in Kyilla Park, North Perth, this community based market is open every Saturday from 8am ‘til 11am. For all things fresh, this is your one-stop-shop—think fruit and veg, meat, honey, flowers and heaps more. Support the community and head down on Saturday!
Perth Home Grown Markets
In the heart of the city on Murray Street Mall are the Perth Home Grown Markets, every Sunday from 11am ‘til 4pm. Enjoy shopping for handmade homewares for yourself or treat a loved one to a thoughtful gift. Also located here are the gorgeous soy wax melts from Melts by Millie—heads up, she has an adorable dog who sometimes pays the stall a visit!
MiLi’s Market Bassendean Food Truck Fortnights
Every Second Thursday
The crew at MiLi's Markets are bringing together some of Perth's favourite food trucks every second Thursday at Ashfield oval. Swing by and sample all the sweet and savoury goodies on offer while enjoying the music and good vibes. Keep an eye out for the weekly food truck announcements to see who's coming!
Saturday 26 February
Live music, good food, endless stalls—this local market in the charming heritage suburb of Bassendean is always a good time. Once you’ve worked through all the stalls, we suggest you grab some bites and throw a rug down for a picnic at a nearby park.
The Pre-Loved Clothing Market
Returning February (Date TBC)
The Pre-Loved Clothing Market has found itself a new home at The Sunshine Harvester Works—which means there’ll be plenty of delicious street food and tap brews on offer in addition to the market’s 40 pre-loved, vintage and high end stalls!
Perth Hills Artisan Markets
Sunday 20 March
This indoor market in the Perth Hills offers up one of the biggest collections of local handmade goods. With loads of local artists, potters, woodworkers and foodies all slinging their unique goods under the one roof, it’s the perfect spot to search for a cute crafted gift or just pick up something new for yourself.
Sunday 20 March, 19 June, 18 September and 27 November
The Perth Upmarket boasts some of the most amazing creations—whether it's artwork or food, you'll be in for a treat. Taking place inside the grand Winthrop Hall at UWA from 10am 'til 4pm, make your way around the huge range of stalls. There's perfect gift opportunities and you can grab a tasty coffee to sip while you browse.
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Image credit: Carina's Kitchen Perth via Scarborough Sunset Market