Bursting with vitality and local culture, Wellington’s markets offer a colourful shopping experience.
Artisans, producers, artists, locals and visitors come together to trade their wares at Wellington’s weekly markets. Colourful and friendly, come along and indulge your taste buds or perhaps find a locally made treasure or two – the ultimate memento of your kiwi holiday.
The Wellington Underground Market
Hand-picked stalls bursting with world-class products crafted by designers, craftspeople and artisans is the name of the game for this famous market. Held in the heart of Wellington’s picturesque waterfront on Jervois Quay, discover vintage treasures, locally designed & made clothing, quality, kiwi-inspired gifts and more. Held every Saturday from 10am – 4pm.
The Wellington Night Market
The ultimate fusion of Asia’s buzzing atmosphere and delicious smells combined with a little kiwi flair comes to life at the Wellington Night Market, held at Cuba Street on Friday nights and at Corner of Cuba and Manners Street on Saturday nights from 5pm till 11pm. Indulge in fresh, delicious Asian-inspired foods while enjoying live bands, cultural performances and karaoke.
Wellington’s oldest market, the Harbourside Market offers visitors a feast of locally made and produced food and produce. Take your pick of fresh cheeses, breads, preserves, nuts & more – everything you need for the ultimate picnic by the harbourside! Held every Sunday morning from 7.30am beside Te Papa.