• The City of Roses offers a rich history in South African culture with its rich diversity and gorgeous scenery it is no surprise that its markets offer a wide range of culture and great food.

    Below we list some great markets to visit in Bloemfontein as a resident or tourist:

    Rose Garden Urban Flea Market:

    In the heart of Bloemfontein, the Rose Garden Flea marketplace prioritises local produce and arts & crafts market. Enjoy your goods whilst having a relaxing stay on the grass with a picnic and great live entertainment.

    Address: Rose Park Adjacent to the Waterfront Bloemfontein, South Africa

    Contact number: 027 72 482 3505.

    Open days: Saturdays 9 am-5 pm

    Rose Garden Urban
    Image: Rose Garden Urban Flea Market


    Reizis Square:

    If you are on the lookout for a vibrant atmosphere that will leave a lasting impression with exposure to local artisans and South African cuisine and excellent live entertainment whilst exploring what the market has to offer.

    Address: Raymond Mhlaba St, Noordhoek, Bloemfontein, 9301

    Contact number: 051 433 3061

    Open days: Monday- Friday 8 am -5 pm

    Saturday- 8 am – 2 pm

    Sunday- closed.

    Image: Reizis Square Market/ Facebook

    Langehoven Boeremark:

    A market that gives excellent service and great prices. The Langenhoven Boeremark provides a platform for excellent craftsmen. On your next Saturday morning join them for pancakes and coffee while exploring the excellent food stalls and artworks. Showcasing great Free State hospitality and South African cuisine, from jaffels to sosaties and milk tarts this market is not one to miss out on.

    Address: Joachim van Brug, Langenhoven Park, Bloemfontein, 9301

    Contact number: 084 919 1676

    Open days: Saturdays 8 am- 12:30 pm

    Langehoven Market place
    Image: Langehoven Boeremark/ Facebook


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