Christmas markets are one of the best things about November and December, and here is where to find them in Perth.
What do you love most about Christmas? The festivities and decorations? The joy that is brings to children? What about Christmas shopping? One of the best things about the lead up to Christmas is the Christmas markets and fairs taking place around Perth. Such markets are a fantastic place to shop for some unique or bespoke gifts for your loved one, and there are so many to choose from in Perth in the lead up to the big day on December 25.
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Twilight at Yagan Square – Christmas Edition Yagan Square, corner of Wellington Street and William Street, Perth
Website Friday, 16 November from 4pm to 9pm
Artisan market stalls featuring handmade products, plus food from the local Yagan Square outlets.
Come and view the range of hand-crafted arts, crafts, jewellery and homewares.
Christmas in the QV1 Plaza x Perth Makers Market QV1 Plaza, 250 St Georges Terrace, Perth
Website Tuesday, 11 to Thursday, 13 December from 11am to 3pm
Enjoy this Christmas pop-up market at the newly redeveloped QV1 Plaza.
Hosted by the Perth Makers Market.
Image: MRA Website
South of Perth
Made on the Left Christmas Markets, Fremantle Princess May Park, Cantonment Street, Fremantle
Website Date: Friday, 17 and Saturday, 18 November between 9am and 5pm
A free outdoor event that will feature over 60 designer and artisan stalls.
Come and browse the stalls while the kids enjoy some free activities.
Rockingham Christmas Twilight Market Gary Holland Centre, 19 Kent Street Rockingham
Website Date: Friday, 30 November between 5pm and 8pm
Browse a variety of stalls including handmade and baked goods, homemade products and Christmas gifts.
There will also be Christmas carols, gourmet food vans and a coffee van.
Come and meet Santa!
Bazaar: WA’s Best Christmas Market, Fremantle Arts Centre 1 Finnerty Street, Fremantle
Website Dates: Friday, 30 November at 5pm and Saturday, 1 and Sunday, 2 December from 9am
Cost: $2 entry fee, kids under 12 are free
This famous local markets features over 50 of WA’s most talented designers and makers.
Held outdoors in the lovely surrounds of the Fremantle Arts Centre Front Garden with a bar, delicious food and DJs, this is a fantastic place to find jewellery, fashion, ceramics, sculpture, woodwork, textiles and more, and support local artists.
Image: Fremantle Arts Centre Facebook page
Perth Makers Market at Fremantle Markets Fremantle Markets, 74 South Street, Fremantle
Website Date: Sunday, 2 December from 9am to 4pm
The Perth Makers Market are teaming up with the Fremantle Markets with a selection of 40 amazing stall holders who will bring a range of unique, handmade items to the Fremantle.
There will also be the fresh food market plus plenty of delicious foods to enjoy.
Christmas Market at Honeywood The Local Farmers Market Honeywood, Litoria Drive, Wandi
Website Date: Sunday, 9 December from 8am to 12pm
Pick up your fresh food for the week and find some unique Christmas gifts at the Christmas markets!
For the kids, there will be an animal farm, pony rides and a bouncy castle, plus a visit from Santa!
Mandurah’s Christmas Fair Hall Park, Western Foreshore, Mandurah
Website Date: Saturday, 15 December from 4pm to 8pm
Come and see a range of products at the market stalls, have a go on the amusement rides and test of the tasty morsels at the food trucks.
There will be face painting, a bouncy castle and petting zoo.