Here at Flo & Frankie we adore Farmers Markets, from arts and crafts to freshly baked bread and just squeezed juices it's always a fun affair for all who attend! In celebration of Parnell Gastro Markets (previously known as La Cigale) returning, we felt it would be the best time to share four of our favourite markets from across the country... If you don't happen to have plans for this weekend yet, we highly recommend attending the below places!
Parnell Gastro Markets | AUCKLAND:
The Parnell Gastro Market features a quality selection of deli products and fresh seasonal produce, all brought to you by the producers. This Saturday and Sunday is it's first-ever weekend, the market will run from 8am-1:30pm so pop on by and celebrate their return! See more here.
Thorndon Farmers Market | Wellington:
The Thorndon Farmers Market celebrates seasonal produce, freshly-caught fish, boutique meat and local artisan producers. Held every Saturday morning, rain or shine, the market is an opportunity to connect with the region’s passionate food producers and get your hands on fresh and high-quality food. Discover more here.
CHRISTCHURCH FARMERS MARKET| Christchurch:
The Christchurch Farmers Market is incredible, situated on the edge of the stunning Ilam Stream, they showcase local growers, producers, bakers and creators. This Saturday they're celebrating Spring with a special market day, there will be baby animals, ducklings, live music and more! Discover more about the Christchurch Farmers Market here.
Creative Queenstown Arts & Crafts Market | Queenstown
Held every Saturday, the Creative Queenstown Arts and Crafts Markets are set in a vibrant colourful arena, where visual and performing arts meld together for the public and visitors to enjoy. They embrace the talents of many artists and crafters from around the South Island, coming from as far as Nelson, Christchurch, Dunedin, Invercargill and the West Coast to display and sell their own quality handmade art and craft. Read more here.