Do all your festive shopping outside the mall - Christmas markets around Gauteng

2018-10-16 10:35 - Saara Mowlana
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Don't fall late on getting gifts this Christmas thanks to these festive markets around Gauteng. (Photo: iStock)

Shake up some Christmas spirit in around the streets of Gauteng.

'Tis the season for some jolly and some funky market trawling.

Whether you're looking to buy or snack, Christmas markets are the place to do both.

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Whip out your decor and festive swimsuits for a heated Christmas and grab your family to join you in the fun stocked up around the golden province.

Weaving your way all the way from Jozi  to Pretoria - you can be sure to find a festive nook to buy some cheeky last minute finds at these markets:

  • Parkview Charity Christmas Market - When: 30 November - 2 December, Friday @ 15:00 - 22:00, Saturday @ 10:00 - 22:00 & Sunday @10:30 - 16:00 | Where: George Hay Park, Parkview, Johannesburg | Cost: Free Entry
  • Crafter's Fair Christmas Market - When: 12 - 23 December @ 09:00 - 21:00 daily | Where: Emperors Palace, Kempton Park, Johannesburg | Cost: R15 p/p & free entry for kids under 12-years-old
  • The Linden Market - When: 1 - 2 December @ 09:00 - 16:00 for both days | Where: Johannesburg Botanical Gardens, Emmarentia, Johannesburg | Cost: R20 per day & kids under 12-years-old enter free - save your tickets here

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  • Bryanston Organic Christmas Moonlight Market - When: 20 November - 18 December - Every Tuesday @ 17:00 - 21:00 | Where: 40 Culross Road, Bryanston, Sandton, Johannesburg | Cost: R20 per adult & children under 12-years-old enter free
  • The Irene Village Market - When: November & December - Every Saturday leading up to Christmas | Where: The Big Red Barn, Olifantsfontein, Pretoria | Cost: Free Entry

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  • Nickel XMas Market - When: 14 November - 9 December @ 09:00 - 18:00 daily | Where: Kungwini Welfare Organisation, Zwavelpoort, East of Pretoria | Cost: Free Entry
  • Crafters Fair Christmas Market - When: 31 October - 10 November @ 09:00 - 19:00 daily | Where: Moreletapark Gemeente, Pretoria | Cost: Free Entry

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