Gansbaai Farmer's Market

A Market For The Whole Family

Sat, 24/10/2020, 09H00 - 13H00

Gansbaai Farmer’s Market is the place to be if you love local vibes, sustainable shopping and lots of delicious food. Sustainable shopping means everything sold at the Gansbaai Farmer’s Market has the green stamp of approval from the Grootbos Foundation, Gansbaai Municipality and Gansbaai Tourism Bureau. Everything on sale has positive health, environmental and social impact on the community. Fresh organically grown produce, an abundance of plants, handmade gifts, upcycled and preloved goods. For the foodies a tasty selection of bottled condiments, artisanal bakes, delicious takeaways and what have been described as the best samosas on the planet! So, bring your basket and tell all your friends to meet you at Gansbaai’s Farmer’s Market from 9:00 to 14:00 every Saturday and on pre-announced special occasions, in season.

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About

About

Gansbaai Farmer’s Market was established in 2018 when the Grootbos Foundation approached the Gansbaai Municipality, and the Gansbaai Tourism Bureau, with funding and the incentive to start a community project. 

The Grootbos Foundation is a non-profit organization that proactively works towards uplifting local communities in-and-around Gansbaai. As winners of the Best Responsible Tourism Town Award in 2015, Gansbaai Tourism Bureau saw the incentive as the perfect opportunity to practise its ethos and became the custodians.

Glenda Kitley, Gansbaai’s long standing tourism manager, ensures the market runs smoothly with input from Gansbaai area manager Kat Myburgh and the tourism committee.

Traders

Traders

Gansbaai Farmer’s Market offers the best of the following:

  • Fresh Fruit and Vegetables
  • Baked Goods
  • Condiments
  • Arts and Crafts
  • Plants
  • Antiques
  • Bric-a-Brac
  • Preloved Items 
  • Food (lots of it)

Please note that traders and their products are subject to change at short notice. For more information on what to expect, contact Gansbaai Tourism  Bureau or the Gansbaai Farmers Market directly.

Activities

Activities

Gansbaai Farmer’s Market is a fun morning out for the whole family and, other than being a vibey outdoor shopping hub, there is always entertainment to set the mood. 

Every Saturday
  • Live DJ (playing tunes from the 70s and 80s as well as all your favourite current hits)
Special Occasions
  • Performing Artists (song and dance)
  • Children’s Entertainment
  • Lucky Draws
Amenities

Amenities

Gansbaai Farmer’s Market has the following amenities:

  • Parking
  • Stretch Tent
  • Picnic Tables
  • Jungle Gym
  • Rest Rooms (across the road at the mall)
Become a Trader

Become a Trader

Here’s what you need to know to become a trader at the Gansbaai Farmer’s Market:

Cost
  • Premium Space (wooden stalls - waiting list) - R100 
  • Standard Space (supply your own Gazebo) - R60
  • Table Rental Available (additional R10 per table)
Guidelines
  1. Preapproval by the organizers is needed (a limit to stalls selling the same products will be adhered to)
  2. Suggested setup and breakdown time should be adhered to (unless otherwise stipulated)
  3. Sustainable and reusable products so no single-use plastic bags are allowed
  4. Friendly community inspired behaviour at all times
     
Our Partners

Our Partners

Gansbaai Farmer’s Market is proud to be associated with:

Reviews

Reviews

“The kindness and the produce are wonderful. We buy eggs, yoghurt, honey and fresh fruit every week. We are very happy and grateful that this market is here every week. Oh, and of course, the samosas are to die for!” Lishje Els, Facebook
“A nice vibe for a Saturday morning with music, eats, value for money shopping… fresh farm produce at its best!”
“Our Saturday hang out. We love every moment of the Gansbaai Farmer’s Market!.” Aloise Swanepoel, Google Review
“Gansbaai Farmer’s Market is a great opportunity to be an active influential role player in the community. Use the space to raise funds, sell your goodies, market your business, entertain others by sharing your talents, and make new friends. Check out their Facebook page for updates. See you there!” Elche van Wyk, Facebook
“Very friendly and all local goods. Great prices for the goods and everyone is always greeted with a smile!” JP Swanepoel, Google Review

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