From farm fresh fruit and vegetables to hand-crafted one-off fashion pieces Ipswich has a variety of markets to fill your next shop. Although most Ipswich markets are held once a month they are spread across the month, meaning you can visit a different market every week each month.
Situated on Parkland Drive in Walloon, the Walloon Markets come to life on the first Sunday of every month. Shop Ipswich Ambassador, Chantel Jackson brings together locally crafted, food, drinks, hand made gifts, clothing and much more. Continuing to grow every month with a new and diverse range of stall holders, the Walloon Markets are becoming a must do activity in Ipswich.
The Handmade Expo markets are back on Saturday 13th March at Tulmur Place and Nicholas Street, Ipswich Central. Exclusively handmade markets, with food and art & craft supplies to assist you on your own handmade adventure.
Every Sunday from 6am to 11am the Ipswich Showgrounds come to life. The Showplace Markets offer a range of stalls, including, goods and services, Arts and craft, handmade and pre-loved and second-hand stalls. The Markets are gold coin entry and the proceeds go towards supporting the Ipswich Show Society.
Open every Saturday afternoon from 4pm until the Drive In Movies commence, the Tivoli Twilight Markets are family and dog friendly. These markets offer a variety of entertainment, from jumping castles and face painting to cafes and sausage sizzles all run by local community groups, charities, micro business operators and families.
The first and third Sunday of every month comes the Springfield Markets come to life. The markets offer a range of food, arts and crafts, live entertainment and plenty of space to unwind. The first Sunday of the month you can find your favourite stalls between 8am and 1pm at Robelle Domain and on the third Sunday they open between 9am and 4pm at Orion. The markets at Robelle Domain provide a great atmosphere for a family day out picnic with live entertainment and great food stalls.
Ripley Markets are open every second Saturday of the month from 3pm to 8pm at Providence in South Ripley. Offering everything from street food to handcrafted goodies, Ripley Markets offer over 60 stalls, live music and kids play activities.