Durban Markets Guide – March

PMB Night Market

The market takes place once a month and offers a unique experience under the stars. Enjoy some good tasting food, listen to music or let the kids play on the jumping castles.

Last Thursday of the month @ 4:30pm

R50

Cnr Alexandra and College Road, Pietermaritzburg. (Tel) 074-375-5193

 

Karkloof Famers Market

The market is a great spot to get all your fresh produce which is sourced from producers in the KZN midlands area. You can also enjoy breakfast and great premium coffee here. For the kids there is a jungle gym, sand pit and pony rides.

26 Mar @ 7am

Free

Karkloof Farmers Market. On Karkloof Road, 2.6km from Howick. (Tel) 082-851-8649

 

Car boot & 2nd hand clothing market

This is one of Durban’s biggest weekly flea markets. Here you will find a host of items from beds and bicycles to plants, tools and even cosmetics. It is the only market where you can also sell second hand clothing.

Sundays @ 9am

Free (Sellers pay R70)

First Avenue, opposite the Standard Bank, Greyville. (Tel) 031-209-4751 or 083-300-2999

 

The Stables Market

A pet friendly family market that offers a unique shopping experience. It is a Durban icon offering visitors a chance to experience various cultures in one space.

Sundays @ 10am

Free

9 Jaco Jackson Drive, Durban. (Tel) 031-312-3058

 

Bangladesh Market

Just South of the Durban CBD is a suburb called Westcliff where you can find this vibrant and colorful market. Stocked with exotic vegetables, spices, clothing and so much more.

Saturdays @ 9am

Free

Business Square, Westcliff, Chatsworth. Durban.

 

Dunrobin Arts and Craft Market

For the lovers of crafts and food. Located in Pietermaritzburg, the market offers craft jewellery, clothing, décor and art from local artists.

Friday @ 6pm

Free

Dunrobin Nursery. 31 Warwick Road, Fernhil. (Tel) 082-920-2787

 

Essenwood Craft Market

Just a short distance from Musgrave Centre is this interesting spot. Pick up collectables and little treasures, arts and crafts or just relax in the tea garden.

Saturday @ 9am

Free

Berea Park. Essenwood Road, Berea. (Tel) 031-208-1264

 

Dargle Valley Market

Fresh breads, free range eggs, cakes and baked goods as well as fruit and vegetables can be found at this market.

First Sunday of the Month @ 9am

Free

On Main Road, near Il Postino Restaurant, Dargle, Natal Midlands. (Tel) 082-831-4092

 

Victoria Street Market

Find Eastern and African products that include everything from: tobacco, spices, sculpture, beads, curios, brass and sweets but to name but a few. It is amidst the hustle and bustle of the city.

Mon – Sat @ 8am & Sun @ 10am

Free

Cnr of Queen and Victoria Streets, Durban. (Tel) 031-306-4021

 

The morning trade market

A space where you can buy fresh produce and enjoy farm fresh ingredients.

Sundays @ 8am

Free

15 Station Drive, Durban.

 

The Golden Hours Family Market

Expect to find 2nd hand books and various foods or relax and have massage and pedicure.

Tea garden and kids playground also available at this market.

Sundays @ 10am

Free

Cnr Uitsig Road and Radar Drive. (Tel) 083-262-3693

 

Shongweni Farmers and Craft Market

Established in 1998, the market started with just 12 stalls selling fresh produce. It has now grown to more than 150 stalls boasting a variety of offerings including biltong, fresh food and more. Dogs are welcome.

Saturdays @ 6:30am till 10:30am

Free

Shongweni Market. Cnr Alvestone and Kassier Roads, Shongweni. (Tel) 083-777-1674

I Heart Market

The “I Heart Market” offers a fantastic collection of South African talent. Here you will find locals, from designers to chefs, flaunting their wonderful wares.

5 Mar @ 9am – 2pm

Free

Imbizo Lawns, Isaiah Mtshangase Road, Moses Mabhida Stadium, Durban. (Tel) 031-303-5719

 

Uvongo Flea Market

A market that has been around for the past 19 years and run by the Rotary Club. There are around 160 stalls with everything from fruit and vegetables to Clothing and collectables.

Every Saturday

Free

23 Geneva Drive, Margate. (Tel) 039-315-7600

 

Heritage Market

Tuck into delicious breads, tarts and cheeses while browsing through this market. You will also find books, paintings, rugs and more at this market.

Last Sunday of each month @ 9am

Free

9 Old Main Road, Hillcrest, Natal Midlands. (Tel) 031-765-2500

 

Dargle Valley Market

A great stop for fresh produce and homemade preserves. All items come from the Dargle Valley so stock is seasonal and limited but expect the freshest items. They also have an annual Pumpkin growing competition.

First Sunday of the Month @ 9am

Free

On Main Road, near Il Postino Restaurant, Dargle, Natal Midlands. (Tel) 082-831-4092