Haig Park Village Markets will be treating Canberra’s mums to a special market event for mother’s day this year.

While the Haig Park Village Market is traditionally a produce and food market, on Sunday, May 9th, 2021 from 9:00 am until 2:00 pm the market will be hosting an array of new stalls for the special event including handmade jewellery, candles, fashion, beauty and more.Live music, pop-up bars and the general festive atmosphere of the Sunday market will provide Canberrans with the perfect opportunity to treat mum to a picnic in the park.As usual, the market will still have its regular high-quality local farmers and producers attending – comprised of some of the regions best sellers of artisan baked goods, organic produce, farm-fresh fruit and veg, free-range eggs and pork, honey, milk and cheeses.Local Village Markets Director, Alexandra Webb commented: “This is the first special event we have organised at the market but we hope it will be the first of many. Mothers day is a day for family and friends to celebrate all those wonderful mums and carers out there by spending some quality time together and what better way to spend the day than by getting together in lovely Haig Park to enjoy the Autumn leaves, a glass of wine and some fabulous live music.”

Fellow Local Village Markets Director Rosie Green commented: “The deck chairs and picnic blankets will be out in force so attendees can sit back and relax, grab a bite to eat or fill up their picnic baskets and enjoy a day outdoors with friends and family browsing all the beautiful products on offer. On the way out, make sure to stock up big on your weekly groceries and don’t forget to stop past Mayfarm Flowers in the morning to pick up the freshest flowers around for your mothers day gift!”

Stallholders are encouraged to contact Rosie and Alex through the Haig Park Village Markets website where they can find more information on joining the market for this special event or follow the markets Instagram and Facebook pages – @haigparkvillagemarkets.

About Haig Park Village MarketsHaig Park Village Markets is Canberra’s newest farmers market.

Run by Local Village Markets, the vibrant farmers market runs every Sunday from 8:00am – 2pm and will be filled with fresh, nutritious, quality produce and products from local and regional producers and businesses.

Directors Rosie Green and Alexandra Webb are proud Canberrans who grew up in the bush capital. They love all things markets and are passionate about supporting and promoting regional farmers, creative talent and local businesses.

The market is an evolving collaboration of farmers, bakers, artisans and talented people, seeking to share their crafted specialties.

Working together with regional growers and local business, Local Village Markets are creating a lively and community-driven market that is a must-visit Canberra destination for locals and visitors alike.

For more information, visit, or follow their Instagram and Facebook pages – @haigparkvillagemarkets.

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