Welcome to the captivating world of the Old Bus Depot Markets, a cherished Sunday tradition nestled within the charming Kingston Foreshore community. Every Sunday, this vibrant marketplace breathes life into the historic setting of an old bus depot, transforming it into a bustling hub of creativity, culture, and community connection.
Visitors and locals alike are invited to embark on a delightful journey through a maze of stalls that showcase an eclectic array of wares. From handcrafted treasures to delectable gourmet delights, the Old Bus Depot Markets offer a unique shopping experience that celebrates the artistry and craftsmanship of talented artisans, designers, and food purveyors.
As you meander through the market’s corridors, your senses are ignited by an enchanting medley of sights, sounds, and aromas. Discover one-of-a-kind jewellery, fashion pieces, ceramics, woodwork, and artwork that reflect the passion and dedication of the creators behind each piece. Engage in conversations with the artisans themselves, gaining insight into their creative processes and the stories that inspire their work.
The Old Bus Depot Markets are not just a shopper’s haven; they’re a haven for food enthusiasts as well. Treat your taste buds to a tantalising assortment of gourmet offerings, from freshly baked pastries to international cuisine. Local farmers and food vendors take pride in showcasing the region’s finest produce, ensuring that every bite is a celebration of flavour and quality.
Beyond the stalls, the Old Bus Depot Markets offer a warm and welcoming atmosphere, fostering a sense of community that makes every visit feel like a reunion with friends, old and new. Live music performances create an engaging backdrop, enhancing the lively ambience and adding a touch of festivity to the experience.
The Kingston Foreshore location adds to the allure of the Old Bus Depot Markets. Situated by the water’s edge, the market’s surroundings provide a picturesque setting where you can enjoy leisurely strolls along the waterfront, taking in scenic views and basking in the serenity of the moment.
Whether you’re on the hunt for distinctive finds, delectable treats, or simply seeking a place to connect with the heart and soul of Canberra’s creative community, the Old Bus Depot Markets stand as a testament to the beauty of artistry, camaraderie, and the joy of shared experiences. Join us each Sunday at the Kingston Foreshore and immerse yourself in a world where creativity knows no bounds and community spirit thrives.
Find us at the Old Bus Depot Markets every 2nd and 4th Sunday of each month.