Local is Lekker! Art & Artisans Pop-up Market in the Gardens, Creative Cape Town Week Celebrations (Sun 23 & Mon 24 Sept)


Come and enjoy the long weekend with us in the Company’s Garden: lots of free activities and fun for the whole family, including free access to all Iziko museums, free sunset concert, free yoga in the garden, kids’ entertainment, bonsai exhibition and a whole lot more (entry to this bespoke market is also free).


An offshoot of the Life.Style & Eco Fair that takes place regularly in the Gardens, this bespoke ‘Local is Lekker!’ pop-up market will happen on Sunday 23 (10am-4pm) and Mon 24 (10am-5pm) September.


The Market features a selection of artists, craftspeople, designers and artisans with an emphasis on our local heritage and eco-friendly living. Stalls will include a sangoma, henna painter, holistic therapists, indigenous healing herbs and other bespoke and lifestyle vendors.


Find the market adjacent to the National Gallery/Paddocks in the Company’s Garden as part of Creative Cape Town/Iziko Museum’s Week’s Heritage Week celebrations.


Creative Cape Town Week is an initiative promoting the activation of public spaces by Cape Town’s citizens, and there are a number of great free activities taking place in and around the Company’s Garden from 17-24 September, including:


  • free access for the public to all Iziko museums
  • a bonsai exhibition
  • free yoga in the park (Sunday)
  • various children’s and family activities
  • lots of free entertainment and performances
  • a late afternoon/evening concert and picnic on the lawns in the Iziko Outdoor Amphitheatre (Monday 24th Sept)


For the full programme see http://iziko.org.za/calendar/event/heritage-day-activities-at-iziko-museums1


Queries: 021 788 8088/083 3329785 or soulgrow@mweb.co.za