To Market, To Market
The variety of markets on the Kāpiti Coast adds a delicious local-touch to the vibrancy of the region and they provide the perfect way to spend a morning. You’ll be spoiled for choice when you discover the fresh local produce and products, unique crafts and fabulous characters that make Kāpiti's markets such a joy to visit.
Cnr Beach Rd and Ames St, Paekakariki
10am - 1pm, 1st Saturday of the month
The Paekākāriki Community Trust holds a market in St Peter's Village Hall, right in the heart of the village.
You will find a variety of things for sale at this charming wee market.
Paraparaumu Beach Market
Cnr Marine Parade and Maclean Street, Paraparaumu Beach
7.30am – 12.30pm - Every Saturday
Established in 1999, the Paraparaumu beach market runs every Saturday, come rain or shine. A wonderful community spirit and exuberant market hustle and bustle will great you every time, a fantastic market where no two vendors are the same.
Waikanae Community Market
Waikanae Park Playground, Park Avenue, Waikanae
8am to 12noon - Every Saturday
Huge market featuring fruit and veg, cheeses, honey, baking, preserves, olive oil, plants, herbs, bric-a-brac, crafts, Kombucha, retro and collectibles, fresh flowers, books, coffee, etc. Something for everyone and something different every week.
Mahara Mid-week Market
Mahara Place, Waikanae
9.30am – 12noon every Tuesday
Locally grown fruit and vegetables, honey, plants and handmade crafts and gifts, this small market showcases local Kāpiti-based stallholders - supporting local.
Old SH1, opposite New World, Ōtaki
9.00am – 2.00pm - Every Sunday during Spring & Summer
10.00am - 2.00pm - Fortnightly on Sundays during Winter
Ōtaki's famous outdoor market, located on old State highway 1, offers a fabulous range of art, crafts, assorted produce, pre-loved and new clothing, tools, books, homeware, sustainable products, garden art, native trees, plants and MORE!
Make sure you grab a snack from their famous Sausage Sizzle which provides fundraising for local community groups!