Here’s a useful round-up of Johannesburg markets as a resource for traders.
It’s time-consuming finding out which markets to try, where and when they operate and how to secure a stall.
No matter what you trade – from antiques or baked goods to clothing, accessories and fresh produce – there’s a Johannesburg market for you.
This eco-conscious outdoor market trades in new, original and unique crafts, products and food made from locally sourced natural materials and ingredients. The market is in its 45th year.
Where: Michael Mount Waldorf School, 40 Culross Road, Bryanston
When: every Thursday and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
This monthly market features quality handcrafted goods and deli produce made by local artisans, creators and crafts people.
Where: Field and Study Park, 11 Louise Avenue, Parkmore
When: second Saturday of each month
Contact: expression of interest to trade form
A vast outdoor market in central Johannesburg selling a wide range of merchandise and food.
Where: 49 Central Street, Fordsburg, Johannesburg
When: Monday to Friday 12 p.m. to 5:30 a.m., Saturday and Sunday 10 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.
Contact: 073 459 5599
An outdoor farmers’ market and food and craft market supporting local artisans, small business owners, farmers, musicians and artists.
Where: Taroko Farm, Modderfontein Reserve, Norfolk Lane, Klipfontein 12-lr, Lethabong
When: Saturday Farmers’ Market 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sunday Artisan Food and Craft Market 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
A farmers’ market showcasing local produce, arts, crafts, food and drinks.
Where: located at pop-up markets and events
When: Saturday 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
A popular Saturday market trading in fresh, organically grown vegetables and baked goods.
Where: Corner Carlow and Rustenburg Roads, Melville
When: Saturday 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Contact: 072 909 8266
A long-established pet- and family-friendly flea market with more than 400 stalls.
Where: Klipriver Drive, Mulbarton, Johannesburg
When: Saturday, Sunday and public holidays
Contact: 011 682 2222
An indoor trading centre for authentic African jewelry, curios, décor and souvenirs.
Where: Cradock Avenue, Rosebank
When: Monday to Thursday 9 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., Friday 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., Saturday, Sunday and public holidays 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Contact: Jackson Moyo on 011 568 0850
A trendy rooftop market with more than 200 traders selling wares from antiques and original clothing to gourmet foods.
Where: 50 Bath Avenue, Rosebank
When: Sundays 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Contact: 064 735 4224
Seasonal market featuring arts, crafts and collectibles by more than 150 local designers and entrepreneurs.
Where: The Botanical Gardens, 45 Thomas Bowler Street, Franklin Roosevelt Park, Emmarentia
When: Saturdays and Sundays, usually every three months, from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
This venue hosts a regular Sunday market as well as different markets and events, from a pets’ market to antiques and curiosities.
Where: The Stables Village Centre, 212 3rd Street, Chartwell
When: Tuesday to Thursday and Sunday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Friday and Saturday 9 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Contact: 071 434 1214
An environmentally conscious Sunday market showcasing locally produced crafts, jewellery, clothing and food.
Where: Waterfall Park, Magwa Crescent, Halfway House, Midrand
When: Sunday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
A bustling market featuring live bands, a beer garden, kiddies’ entertainment and more than 130 stalls selling everything from baby accessories and camping equipment to electronics and appliances.
Where: Corner Nasrec and Rifle Range, Ridgway, Johannesburg
When: Sunday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Always confirm market details
Markets can change their trading times or contact people. Please check official sites to confirm the latest details about Johannesburg markets for traders.
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