Markets arenít only about food. Good markets are a blend of artisanal food, homemade goods, cultural artifacts and a vibe like no shopping mall can offer. Joburgers have become accustomed to spending weekends at markets dotted around Gauteng and have their favourite suppliers of wholesome fresh produce, delicious street food and activities for the kids. Browse our markets directory to find a market close to you, in Gauteng.
Why visit a market?
Markets have a certain magic and allure to them that makes time wind away without you noticing. Youíll find fresh organic produce, wholesome foods and heaps of treasures waiting to be discovered. From toys to clothing, baby products and truly African crafts can be found at the market. Sincere stall holders proud of their products make you want to spend your money. Kids play areas and activities add excitement for the kids so they wonít feel bored being dragged around.
Markets are a haven away from the rushed, busy city life. Bargain hunters may find good quality second hand clothing while the health conscious will get their fill of nutritious fresh organic food, artisanal food and raw honey. Arts and crafts can be found at every corner as marketers make their goods at the market. Kidís corners offer kids the chance to print t-shirts, paint, make candles and scratch for gemstones. Play areas and jungle gyms offer relief to bored kids.
Some of the markets are situated on venues with other exciting activities for kids such as treetop adventures, paintball, go-karting, quad biking and water slides. Markets among the trees offer a country feel for a few hours. Check to see which of the market venues offer party venue services as well. Click here
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Begin your search
Scroll down the companies listed on this page to find markets in Gauteng. You may also find other day trip venues and places of interest by clicking on the day trips tab
. There are many subcategories created to make your search of places to visit in Gauteng easier so have a look through. Remember to review a place that youíve visited, whether it was a good or bad experience, tell us what you think.