September 26, 2011
Top Five Weekday Markets in Cape Town
The Grand Parade flea market. Photo courtesy Isriya Paireepairit
Food, clothing, crafts, whatever tickles your fancy, you’re sure to find it in Cape Town. And the best news is you don’t have to wait until the weekend to do so.
Indulge in an hour or two of well deserved retail therapy at one of these fantastic weekday markets in the Mother City:
Khayelitsha Craft Market
For an authentic township shopping experience, head out to this fantastic craft market in Khayelitsha each weekday.
Location: St Michaels and All Angels Anglican Church, Khayelitsha
Contact: +27 (0)21 361 5246
Grand Parade Flea Market
Bursting with a variety of goods, including homeware, clothing and more, this is a great Wednesday inner city market.
Location: Darling, Lower Plein, and Buitenkant Streets, Cape Town
Triangle Square Market
Freshly made treats, books and chic clothing are on offer at the Triangle Square Market each Friday from 11h00 to 17h00
Location: Cavendish Square, Dreyer Street, Claremont
Contact: +27 (0)21 657 5620
Buy some of the healthy produce grown at the Mielie Food Garden in Khayelitsha or get some unusual crafts from the Mielie Shop at this community-focused, Friday market in Newlands.
Location: Montebello Design Centre, 31 Newlands Avenue, Newlands
Contact: +27 (0)21 686 2026
Hout Bay Organic Market
Fulfil your fresh quota while stocking up on the best organic supplies in Hout Bay each Thursday morning between 09h00 and 13h00.
Location: The Health Path, 41 Victoria Ave, Hout Bay
Contact: +27 (0)21 790 5231