The Little Burley Market – Balloon Spectacular 9 March 2024
On the 9th of March we will open early in collaboration with the Enlighten Balloon Festival. From 6.30 am, come drop by the Little Burley Markets and enjoy delicious food and drink whilst being entertained by some local talent, and then shop from incredible local businesses whilst you enjoy the Balloon Spectacular!
7.30 am – Passion & Purpose Dance Group
9.30 am – 12pm – Emilia Grace
The Autumn Art Fair
On the 20th of April, the incredibly succesful Autumn Art Fair will return again! With workshops, kids activites, entertainment and art collaborations, this free community event attracts a great crowd.
Workshop / Entertainment Lineup
Will and Annie – Performance timings TBC
Free Tom Buckland Box Workshop – Timings TBC
Free Mick Ashley Finger Painting Workshop – Timings TBC
Symphony in the Park & Canberra Day
10 & 11 March 2024
Join us for Canberra Day long weekend in 2024! The incredible Symphony in the Park commences on 10 March. This is guaranteed to be a rocking event, with Hoodoo Gurus headlining alongside the Canberra Symphony Orchestra. On Canberra Day, a host of actitivites are planned for you to spend your public holiday in Commonwealth Park. Our beautiful markets will accompany these amazing events, so you can feast, shop and drink, knowing our locally talented makers, shakers and bakers are looking after you!
16 March 2024
Now taking applications for one of Canberra’s most iconic events – Skyfire!
It’s back after a five year hiatus! This year, the Local Village Markets team will run the markets alongside one of Canberra’s biggest events and cultural phenomenon – Skyfire!
With live entertainment, aerial displays and a 20-minute firework show, we are excited to announce the addition of two market hubs featuring food, non- alcoholic drinks and retail stalls from 12pm to 8.30pm on the 16th of March.