Check Out These Great Markets To Visit Today. Why Not Spoil Someone With A Special Hand Made Goodie From Any Of These Amazing Local Markets!
Christmas sis just a few days away and many are hoping to get their shopping done now and skip the madness later in the month. For thoses looking to get ahead of the rest with their shopping, why not try to find a gift at one of these fabulous markets being held in Durban today. These markets are a great place to find unique and special gifts that are often hand made, allowing you to also #ShopLocal and support our local traders.
I Heart Market
With more than 150 traders to chose from, I Heart Market is one of the favorite markets to visit. Hosted at the North Podium atThe Moses Mabhida Stadium, this market brings together great local foodies and crafters to create a great vibe and an awesome variety to chose from. Find handcrafted, homemade, re-purposed, upcycled, environmentally friendly, locally designed and locally made design and food products. Although the market usually run only once a month, us lucky Durbanites will find them at the stadium for the next three Saturdays.
The market starts at 9am and runs until 2pm.
The Highway Hospice Christmas Fete
The Highway Hospice is a non-profit organization that cares for terminally ill patients that can not afford private care givers or hospitals, assisting the patients until they feel well enough to return home. The hospice runs purely on your generosity and is not funded by the government. Today, the hospice hosts their annual Fete, to help raise much needed funds. You can expect to find clothes, books, toys, cakes and even a tea garden. Support this great initiative and make sure to pop by.
The fete starts at 9am and runs until 2pm. The hospice can be found at 59 Locksley Drive, Sherwood.
Foodies Market – Ballito
Be sure to get down to the last Foodies’ Market of the year. This monthly market has been an absolute treat for vendors and customers alike. The Foodies’ Market has quickly earned itself the reputation of having some of the best organic fresh produce, home-made jams and preserves and baked goods and pastries the North Coast has to offer! So why not pop in and find all the fresh and delicious ingredients you need for your holiday entertaining or Christmas Feast. Check out the interesting stalls, all with a focus on Christmas and lots of gifting ideas! Lester and Toni de Freitas will be playing live jazz to set the scene for an enjoyable morning of shopping.
8am to 12pm. The Lifestyle Centre, Ballito
Essenwood Craft Market
The long time favorite activity of many Durbanites, Essenwood’s Craft Market will be taking place today from 9am until 2pm. A variety of lovely stands to shop at, and a great many food stands to indulge in, the Essenwood Craft Market is the perfect Saturday morning outing. With Christmas just around the corner, why not try to find some special craft gifts for friends and family, whilst supporting local traders.The tea garden and kiddies play area will ensure that everyone in the family is well occupied with great things to do.
9am – 2pm. Essenwood Road Park