One of the best things about living in Perth has to be the glorious amounts of sunshine; when the city comes to life with an absolute abundance of markets, events, and all the good vibes.
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 many weekend markets. There’s everything happening from early morning grower’s markets, to foodie heaven night markets, and everything in between.
Here’s our pick of the best markets to visit Perth this March.
Twilight Hawkers Market | CBD, Forrest Place | Every Friday
Bringing the joys of authentic street food to the city every Friday, the Twilight Hawkers Market is the perfect place for a tasty bite after work, with a bit of live music on the side. Grab yourself a satay stick and get among it.
Joondalup Growers Market | South Central Park, Joondalup Central | Every Saturday
If you’re after some of WA’s finest organic and locally grown produce, you’ll definitely find it at the Joondalup Growers Market. Head in early for a freshly squeezed juice and coffee, then spend your morning shopping the huge range of fruit, vegetables, meats, cheeses, jams, bread, olive oils and more, all sourced from some of the best producers WA has to offer.
Perth City Farm Farmer’s Market | Perth City Farm | Every Saturday
Set in the leafy courtyard of Perth City Farm, the vibrant Perth City Farm Farmer’s Market is the perfect place to shop for sustainable, ethical, and organic produce. The market blends in with the peaceful cafe and nursery, making for a very enjoyable morning indeed.
Growers Green Farmer’s Market | Fremantle College, Beaconsfield | Every Sunday
Providing a very fresh alternative to supermarkets, the Growers Green Farmer’s Market is a community market where you can chat with growers and makers about the produce they’re so passionate about. Every week you’ll find everything from fresh fruit and veg, to bread, organic meats and even organic dog food.
Inglewood Night Markets | Beaufort Street, Inglewood | Every Monday
Food lovers flock to the Inglewood Night Markets every week, and for good reason. Each Monday night Beaufort Street is transformed as local businesses, food trucks and live entertainment brings the suburb to life. There’s plenty of space to sit and enjoy your food, along with an outdoor bar for those who fancy a drink.
Vic Park Farmer’s Market | John MacMillan Park, East Victoria Park | Every Sunday
There’s no shortage of healthy, delicious food at the Vic Park Farmer’s Market. Grab some fresh produce from local farmers or try their cookie dough and cupcakes. They’ve got everyone covered, from vegan food to gluten-free snacks, and even treats your dog can enjoy.
South Perth Streats | Sir James Mitchell Park, South Perth | Every Wednesday To Sunday
The food trucks of South Perth Streats can take you around the world without even leaving the city. There’s always yummy international food from one of their five food trucks on the South Perth foreshore, and they rotate every night so you’re never sure what you’re going to get.
Guildford Twilight Market | Stirling Square, Guildford | Saturday 9 March
Leash up your doggo and head to the Guildford Twilight Market, which will be taking over Stirling Square just opposite the Guildford train station. There are loads of tasty eats from around the globe, local market stalls, live entertainment and free activities for kids.
Perth Makers Market | Yagan Square, Perth | Friday 22 March
Featuring exclusive handmade goods from local artisans, the Perth Makers Market is possibly the best place to find unique items, while supporting our local crafters. In addition to 75 market stalls, there’s also plenty of food to choose from and buskers to keep you entertained.
Perth Upmarket | UWA, Crawley | Sunday 24 March
If you’re looking for unique Perth art and food, check out the Perth Upmarkets. They showcase incredible art, ceramics, jewellery, even delicious gourmet food. The Upmarkets are only here four times a year, so if you want amazing wares from local artists, swing by the University of Western Australia.
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