Shopping: Christmas Markets
Santa and his ho ho hos are out in full force, flogging the consumerism horse for all its worth! Grab your stocking fillers at these markets (at least you won't be stuck in a mall...)
Posted: Nov 23 2009
• Parkview Market
The Parkview Christmas Market is on this week, from Friday to Sunday, 28-30 November. There'll be a variety of foods and gifts like inexpensive Christmas stocking fillers for the whole family. Open on Friday from 4pm to 10pm, on Saturday from 9am to 8pm, and on Sunday from 9am to 4pm. Entrance is R20.
• Christmas Shopping in Melville
Bamboo presents late night gift shopping, supper and an open-air movie experience on Thursday, 26 November. The Service Station will be open, and all the other shops will be open too. The fun starts at 5pm.
• Out of the Box fair
Get to the Out of the Box Fair this week, from Friday to Sunday, 27-29 November. Get good buys in clothing, art, craft, glassware, jewellery, decor, ceramics, mosaic, sculpture, candles, soap, wood, quilting and sewing items. It takes place from 11am to 3pm at 305 Long Avenue, Ferndale.
• For Charity
Kopanang Community Trust is a community-based women's self-empowerment project based in Tskane near Brakpan/Springs on the East Rand. Kopanang will be running a stall at the Blu-Bird Mall, just off the corner of Athol-Oakland and Corlett Drive, on Thursday, 26 November between 4pm and 8pm.