Looking for a perfect way to spend your leisurely weekends?
Look no further! Perth offers an array of captivating Saturday and Sunday market events that promise an immersive blend of creativity, community, and mouthwatering treats. From coastal vistas to bustling city vibes, these markets capture the essence of Western Australia's diverse culture and charm. Let's delve into the treasure trove of weekend market experiences that Perth has to offer.
1. Mandjar Markets - Mandurah Foreshore
Open Times: Sundays 9am - 3pm (October - May)
Location: Eastern Foreshore Mandurah Terrace, Mandurah
- Quality local artisan products
- Gourmet delights
- Stunning award-winning photography
- Children's activities
- Local live entertainment
Nestled in Western Australia, Mandjar Markets epitomise the heartwarming blend of community and craftsmanship. Every Sunday from October to May, the Eastern Foreshore of Mandurah Terrace comes alive with a vibrant showcase of local art, crafts, and delectable food. As you explore each stall, you'll witness the creativity and community spirit that define these markets, making it a must-visit weekend destination.
2. Fremantle Markets - South Terrace, Fremantle
Open Times: 8am - 6pm Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Location: Corner South Terrace & Henderson Street, Fremantle
- Variety of foods
- Authentic jewelry and clothing
- Music and outdoor busking acts
Immerse yourself in the Fremantle Sunday Markets, a dynamic hub of local creativity and community spirit. Nestled in the heart of Fremantle, these markets offer an eclectic assortment of art, crafts, and delightful treats, all against the stunning backdrop of the Indian Ocean. Every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, from 8 am to 6 pm, artisans, musicians, and food vendors come together to craft a unique experience that embodies Fremantle's distinctive culture.
3. Kalamunda Farmers Markets - Central Mall
Open Times: 8am - 12pm, Sunday
Location: Central Mall, Nestobrae Lane & Central Ave, Kalamunda,
- Gourmet food
- Producers and artisan food makers
- Food trucks
- Live music
Venture into the Kalamunda Farmers Markets, a haven for farmers, producers, and artisan gourmet food makers. This market invites you to connect with passionate individuals who are eager to share their family recipes and offer mouthwatering samples. Embrace the passion for fresh, locally sourced produce bursting with flavour and nutrition. Coordinated by Kalamunda’s Chamber of Commerce, there are plenty of options from local farmers, growers, and producers from around the Perth Hills.
4. Farmers Markets on Manning - George Burnett Park
Open Times: Saturdays 7:30am - 12:30pm
Location: George Burnett Park, Corner of Manning Road and Elderfield Road, Karawara
- Coffee and food (including artisan breads)
- Seasonal produce for sale
- Lots of dogs!
Under the shade of towering pine trees, the Farmers Markets on Manning offer a relaxed and casual shopping experience every Saturday morning. Beyond the stalls offering artisan breads, seasonal produce, and aromatic coffee, these markets foster a sense of community that was born from a simple discussion about the love for fresh, organic produce. With over 80 stalls on show, your sure to find something that tickles your fancy.
5. Subi Farmers Markets - Subiaco Primary School
Open Times: Saturdays 8am - 12pm
Location: Subiaco Primary School, 271 Bagot Road, Subiaco
- Fresh, nutritional & tasty food
- Musical entertainment
- Plenty for the kids to do (the markets are located at the Subiaco Primary School!)
Since 2009, the Subi Farmers Market has been an unwavering supporter of a healthy, sustainable lifestyle. With an emphasis on backing local farmers, growers, and producers, these markets offer not only fresh and nutritional delights but also a welcoming space to meet friends, savor gourmet foods, and revel in live entertainment. Grab a healthy breakfast or brunch, sit back, and have a blast!
6. Twilight Hawkers Markets - Forrest Place
Open Times: Varies (check their Facebook page for more information)
Location: Forrest Place, Perth, WA
- International street food
- Stalls under the stars
- Based in the heart of Perth City
Get ready to tantalise your taste buds at the Twilight Hawkers Markets. These markets, located in the heart of Perth, bring together the finest in international street food every Friday. After a brief hiatus, they are set to return in October 2023, promising a culinary journey that's unlike any other. Whether your into italian, indian, chinese or others, theres a choice of cuisines for absolutely everyone.
7. Inglewood Monday Night Markets - Beaufort St
Open Times: Mondays 6pm - 9pm
Location: Beaufort Street, Inglewood, WA
- Large seated eating areas
- Busking entertainment
- Dog friendly
- Local area parking
Kick off your week with a burst of flavor and entertainment at the Inglewood Monday Night Markets. This zero-waste family event offers a feast for the senses, from sumptuous food to live busking performances. With ample seating, a dog-friendly atmosphere, and a vibrant local ambiance, these markets are a perfect way to celebrate Monday evenings. Take your pick from plenty of food options, with Italian food, hotdogs, flatbreads, deserts and many more up for grabs.
8. Bindoon Farmers Market - Clune Park
Open Times: Sundays 8:30am - 12:30pm
Location: Clune Park, Corner Great Northern Highway & Gray Rd, Bindoon, WA
- Gourmet Burgers
- Fabulous live music
- Hot Coffee
- Adventure playground for the kids
- Citrus and food stalls
Journey an hour north of Perth to the Bindoon Farmers Market, where rural charm meets culinary delight. Experience a cheerful atmosphere filled with fresh fruit, vegetables, honey, wine, jams, and delectable gourmet burgers. Enjoy live music, hot coffee, and a dedicated adventure playground, making this market a perfect Sunday outing for the entire family. Bindoon markets have a classic country vibe, with locals providing all sorts of clothing, plants, arts and crafts, as well as other locally produced goods. Wether you live close or far, it’s definitely worth a visit and is a great way to kick off your Sunday.
Whether you're seeking artisan treasures, delectable treats, or a vibrant community experience, Perth's Saturday and Sunday markets have something special in store for everyone. Embrace the diversity, creativity, and warmth that these markets bring as you embark on a journey of discovery each weekend.
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