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Market @ the Sheds

381 Helen Joseph Street 012 Central Street | 012 Central, Pretoria 0002, South Africa
+27 82 854 6854
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Nice place to hangout with live music and routine limited shopping options.

Visited the place on 21st April after hyped reviews. Nice place to hangout with live music and... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2018
Prathamesh H
Nice vibe

Visited Market @ the Sheds on the same day as visiting two other, similar Markets in Johannesburg... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2017
Steve H
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Mbabane, Hhohho, Swaziland
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Market-at-theSheds is Pretoria's monthly African Urban Market-Event based at 012Central Arts Precinct in the CBD. Fashionistas, art lovers, foodies, musicians, shopaholics, tourists, explorers, trendsetters and socialites from all walks of life can discover the true colours of the city here. Enjoy great local music, art, food, fashion, design and an authentic cultural experience with all the diverse people of the capital. If you like to spend your Saturdays with family and friends in a vibrant, inclusive atmosphere, enjoy urban design, fresh coffee, gourmet food, laid-back, jazzy music, design, art, fashion and interesting people - this is the place for you. Come over for a treat, the vibe and a long lunch with family and friends. The market is on from 11am to 6pm on the last Saturday of the month. There is an entrance fee of R50 (kids, cyclists and vespa riders have free access).
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“last saturday” (2 reviews)
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381 Helen Joseph Street 012 Central Street | 012 Central, Pretoria 0002, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 May 2018

Visited the place on 21st April after hyped reviews. Nice place to hangout with live music and sufficient drink and limited food options. But the market place lacks variety and flair with less encouragement for the art lovers with all routine stuff available. Overall can...More

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Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Visited Market @ the Sheds on the same day as visiting two other, similar Markets in Johannesburg, as part of a fact finding exercise, so it was interesting to make comparisons. This Pretoria Market is in the old CBD, & parking is hard to find....More

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Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Had a very good time. Very diverse crowd and types of music. Overall worth going and would go again!

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TBCTraveller, Manager at Market @ the Sheds, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2017

Thank you for the review djourd1. Hope to see you again soon!

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Reviewed 19 July 2017

It is truly a wonderful experience. In Pretoria CBD nestled next to the Reserve Bank something truly magnificent happens every last Saturday of the month. Gourmet Food and amazing drinks and of course world class South African entertainment. Arts and crafts and some amazing design...More

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TBCTraveller, Manager at Market @ the Sheds, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2017

Thank you for the write-up Viljoen!

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Reviewed 29 March 2017

This is an excellent event with a great end-goal, getting people back into the heart of the city. The road in is hectic and can be off-putting, but push through and you will be seriously surprised. The food selections are great and the music jamming....More

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Reviewed 1 November 2016

One of my favourite spots to sit and enjoy good food with good beer. A really nice addition to Pretoria.

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TBCTraveller, Owner at Market @ the Sheds, responded to this reviewResponded 3 November 2016

Thanks for the feedback Wilhelm!

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Reviewed 26 April 2016

What a cool spot. Market@theSheds provides an eclectic atmosphere where beautiful people meet and enjoy great food and hours of live music. Last week's market was spectacular with some of the best acapella's I heard in a long time. All topped off with fried tilapia...More

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TBCTraveller, Owner at Market @ the Sheds, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2016

So happy to have you there Kay!

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Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

Friends, family and strangers, be part of an amazing initiative that has boosted morale and inspired design and creation within Pretoria. Just one foot in the door and you will feel the power of Ubuntu rush over you through sight, touch, taste, scent and sound......More

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TBCTraveller, Owner at Market @ the Sheds, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2016

Thank you Gary! Hope to see you again soon :)

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Reviewed 26 April 2016

Market@thesheds is an environment out of the ordinary. The ambiance is great, food is galore and very tasty, people are great. The event is well organised and well coordinated. I would urge those people that need a different kind of fun to visit this Market...More

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TBCTraveller, Owner at Market @ the Sheds, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2016

Thank you Mr. Finethanks - What a pleasure to have you there!

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Reviewed 26 April 2016

Always fun. Always lively. Always diverse. Have a great time every month that I visit. Great live music too

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TBCTraveller, Owner at Market @ the Sheds, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2016

Thank you Tsepo :)

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Bushmans123
24 January 2017|
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The market is usually open on the last Saturday of the month, with the exception of April when it is happening the weekend before last. Dates for 2017: 28 Jan, 25 Feb, 25 March, 22 April, 27 May, 24 June, 29 July, 26 Aug, 30... More
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