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Published February 26th 2020
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The list below features the Top 10 Markets on NSW Central Coast, there will be something for everyone with markets ranging from bric-a-brac, fashion, boutique, foodie, handmade, kids, farmers markets, and more.
* Note: Sometimes Markets might change their dates due to weather or other reasons, please check their websites for changes.
1. Gosford City Farmers Market When: Every Sundays: 7am-12pm
Where: Gosford Showgrounds, Showground Rd, Gosford Details: This farmers markets offers fresh and seasonal produce direct from the farmer and meet the maker and farmer. Stalls include fresh produce, boutique wines, gourmet foods, artisan products, and ready-to-eat stalls. Click here for the website.
Image Courtesy from Gosford City Farmers Market Facebook
2. The Entrance Markets When: Every Saturdays: 9am-2pm Where: Memorial Park, Marine Parade, The Entrance Details: This organic food market is an open-air market that offers Certified Organic food, artisan gourmet produce, conventional fresh fruit & vegetables, freshly baked bread & patisserie, seasonal produce from the farmer, deli items, Aussie truffles, French cheeses, and more. There also stalls selling fashion, homewares, plants, and eco-friendly, sustainable fair trade and healthy products. Click here for the website.
3. Gosford Night Markets When: Friday, 6 March 2020, 3 April 2020 & 1 May 2020: From 5pm
Where: The Entertainment Grounds, 4 Racecourse Rd, Gosford Details: There will be around 30 international street food vendors, dedicated dessert section, family-friendly entertainment, amusement & carnival rides ($20 unlimited ride wristband), and live music. Click here for the website.
4. Greedy Guts Food Market When: Friday, 13 March 2020, 10 April 2020 & 8 May 2020: 5pm-9pm
Where: Crowne Plaza Terrigal, Florida Beach, Bar, Terrigal
Details: This market celebrates street food with the taste of the world. There will be tasty delights, international cuisine, boutique street food, entertainment, live music, DJ, after-party, and more. Click here for the website.
5. Wyee Markets
When: Every second Saturday of each month. Markets start from 14 March 2020: 8:30am-1pm
Where: Wyee Community Hall, Wyee
Details: There will be fresh produce, plants, bric-a-brac, homemade items, gifts, candles, conserves, fresh eggs, new & used clothing, food stalls, homewares, handmade furniture, jewellery, toys, art & craft, musical instruments, new & secondhand tools, and more. There will also be family-friendly entertainment, jumping castle, face painting, pony rides, and more. Click here for the website.
Image Courtesy from Wyee markets Facebook
6. Umina Beach Markets
When: Sunday, 15 March 2020: 9am-2pm
Where: Peninsula Recreational Precinct, Sydney Ave, Umina Beach
Details: There will be 90 stalls selling a wide range of goods including, fashion, homewares, candles, gifts, unique items, ready-to-eat food stalls, plant-based products, and much more. Markets are pet-friendly. Click here for the website.
7. Avoca Beachside Markets
When: Sunday, 22 March 2020, 26 April 2020 & 24 May 2020: 9am-2pm
Where: Heazlett Park Foreshore, Avoca Beach
Details: This dog-friendly & family-friendly market is packed with stalls selling local art, skincare, jewellery, international food, and more. There are also lineups of entertainment, live music, Aquafun water rides for the kids, and more. Click here for the website.
Image Courtesy from Avoca Beachside Markets Facebook
8. Shelly Beach Market
When: Saturday, 28 March 2020, 25 April 2020 & 30 May 2020: 9am-2pm
Where: Long Jetty Foreshore, Tuggerah Parade, Long Jetty
Details: There will be over 130 stalls of fashion, homewares, international food, desserts, jewellery, gifts, and more. Click here for the website.
Image Courtesy from Shelly Beach Markets Facebook
9. Ettalong Beach Markets
When: Every Saturday, Sunday & Monday Public Holidays: 9am-4pm
Where: 189 Ocean View Rd, Ettalong
Details: This market is the largest undercover market on the Central Coast and features fashion, accessories, jewellery, gifts, unique goods, flowers & plants, candles, homewares, recycled wood products & furniture, minerals, crystals, rocks, and fossils, beauty items, ready-to-eat food, and much more. Click here for the website.
10. My Kids Markets
When: Sunday, 5 April 2020: 9am-12pm
Where: Breakers Indoor Sports Stadium, Duffys Rd, Terrigal
Details: My Kids Market is the original and largest market in New South Wales to buy, sell and recycle pre-loved baby and kid's goods. There will be clothing, toys, shoes, books, bikes, prams, games, puzzles, pregnancy items, newborn items, unique brands, handmade goods, and more. There is a $4pp entry fee- kids free entry. Click here for the website.