Shopping for Christmas gifts in Cape Town can be a horrifying and annoying reality, and all considerable shopping malls are overflowing with people. The city plays host to a wide variety of Christmas gift and craft markets where shopping is stress-free and corridor cruising amounts to a relaxed stroll with the family between fresh air and friendly people.These pop-up and more permanent festive bazaars tend to stock quality handcrafted goods, which means you can choose a gift that’s unique and perfectly suited to whomever you’re buying for. Here is the list of best Christmas markets in Cape Town, where you can enjoy delicious food, wine, and a festive vibe while you shop for exclusive, artisinal gifts.
List of Christmas Market in Capetown
1) BAY HARBOUR MARKET
The Bay Harbour Market is Cape Town’s most diversified and broad weekend hotspot. It is a place where locals and visitors mingle, shop, eat and drink while enjoying live music performances from local musicians. Located at the waters’ edge, inside a once deserted fish factory, this energetic and eclectic market place comes alive every weekend. With over 100 stalls offering a wide array of heavenly cuisine, beautiful décor, contemporary fashion for adults and kids and marvelous art and craft items Bay Harbour Market has it all.
2) BOSTON CRAFT MARKET
Boston Craft Market is an indoor Arts & Crafts market offering an exclusive cosy and friendly experience in the heart of Boston in Bellville. It is well known as ‘Pop-up Mall’ where you can meet with the artists and crafters. You will find a breathtaking collection of crafters and foodies with unique, homespun, handmade, natural and quality crafts and delicious food to satisfy every taste.
3) TEARS Christmas Market
TEARS Animal Rescue is in charge for extricate thousands of animals and this year all the revenue from their Christmas market will go to aid sick and needy animals. Not only will they have a collection of vendors selling everything from books to bric-a-brac, but their market also gives philanthropist the favorable circumstances to get to know some of the dogs up for adoption. Christmas shopping and puppies make for a great mix.
4) CHRISTMAS MARKET AT THE BARN
There will be live entertainment, pony rides and enough of fun activities and everything will be Christmas themed. There will be over 80 stallholders. This is one of the best Christmas market in Capetown.