Thursday, December 2, 2021


Markets open during Cape Town’s 2013 festive season

Many markets will close over the festive season – to give traders a chance to have a well-earned break before the new year begins again.
But, there are still quite a few that keep on going, all through the silly season – so if you still need your market fix, we’ve got those details for you.
We’re gathering intel, and are updating our market calendar as we go, but here’s what we’ve learned so far:

Markets that will stay open

MARKETS – (A-Z) TRADING DATES – December 2013 / January 2014
Bay Harbour Market
(Hout Bay)
Open as usual throughout the festive season
Fridays: 5pm to 9pm
NEW Saturday trading hours: 10.30am to 6pm
Sundays: 9:30am to 4pm
Blaauwklippen Market
Open as usual throughout the festive season
Sundays: 9am-2pm
Neighbourgoods Market
(Salt River)
Open as usual throughout the festive season
Saturdays: 9am-2pm
Stellenbosch Slow Market
Open as usual throughout the festive season
Saturdays: 9am-2pm
V&A Market on the Wharf
(V&A Waterfront)
Open as usual throughout the festive season
Monday-Sunday: 9.30am-7.30pm


Markets with selected festive season dates

MARKET Trading dates – December 2013 / January 2014
Country Craft Market
(Somerset West)
Saturday 21 December 2013.
Saturday 25 January 2014
Durbanville Craft Market
Last market of 2013: 7 December 2013.
Reopens in January 2014 (date TBC)
Earth Fair Market
(Tokai and City Bowl)
Tokai Market: Last market Saturday 21 December 2013 / reopens Saturday 4 January 2013
Market at the Palms
Last market: Saturday 21 December 2013
Reopens: Saturday 11 January 2013
City Bowl Market
Last market: Saturday 14 December 2013.
Reopens: Mid-January (dates TBC)
Constantia Waldorf Organic Market
Last market 30 November 2013.
Reopens mid-January 2014(TBC).
Oranjezicht City Farm Market
Last market 14 December 2013.
Reopens Saturday 18 January 2013.

This list is a work in progress and will be updated as we find out more. Please let us know if you know more about markets we’ve left out!
Happy holidays, everyone!

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