What’s special about this farmers' market?
UPDATE 23rd October
The market will be open as usual every Saturday. You can help keep the queues short;
One person per household if you can (within reason; we're not turning away couples, one parent families, the elderly or anyone who needs assistance shopping).
Please shop don't stop.
If you're buying hot food to eat please take it outside the market.
Please keep your distance from other shoppers whilst in queues and walking around the market.
Help us keep queues short.
Bute St is a lovely little street 5 minutes from South Ken tube. It’s full of great food shops and on Saturday the farmers' market comes to town. Get there early if you want fresh south coast fish or shellfish from Christchurch Fish. Grab a free range sausage sandwich from The Parsons Nose, choose vegetables from Teds Veg, Perry Court Farm, Akiki Organics and Wild Country Organics. Look out for game in season, organic eggs from Rookery Farm, grass fed lamb and beef from Beatbush Farm, Fosse Meadows free range poultry, delicious bread, cakes and pastries from Olivier's Bakery and Artisan Foods.
We're open every Saturday rain or shine
Favourite Stall winner 2020: Rookery Farm
Runners up; Christchurch Fish and Fosse Meadows
Market events coming up:
What's in season; Root veg in January, wild garlic in March, asparagus and strawberries in May, peas in June, cherries in July, apples and plums from August, corn in September, game in October, celery in November, turkeys in December!
Please bring your own bags and food containers to market to save using new plastic. Help us to REDUCE, REUSE, RECYCLE