Jakarta has plenty of exciting fairs, markets, and bazaars every month. Curated arts and crafts, fashion items, and local small businesses are some of the things you can find at these markets. Not only items, but you can also try new and trendy food and beverages. Don’t forget to check the event schedule because they usually have workshops and talk shows going on as well. Check out this guide on where to shop for unique and local brands in Jakarta.
Just as the name says, Sore Santai Market is a place to hang out in the afternoon and relax with your friends and family. This pop-up market is held once per month on a weekend at different locations each time. Expect curated local brands, preloved and vintage items, home & living goods, art & craft, beauty care, hobbies, tattoo artist, tarot reader, food & beverages, and many more! Check them out on Instagram to find out when and where the next one is!
Sore Santai Market, Instagram
Every year, the Women's International Club (WIC) Jakarta holds an annual charity bazaar. The bazaar is usually pretty large-scale and is very popular amongst the Jakarta expats as well as the locals. At this bazaar, you will find a variety of local products from handcrafted arts, crafts, and decor items to unique cultural items from different embassies. The funds raised from this bazaar will be used to support WIC's social causes. Do check their website to find out when the bazaar is happening this year!
WIC Annual Charity Bazaar, www.wic-jakarta.or.id
The Australian And New Zealand Association in Jakarta is a non-profit organization and they welcome members from all nationalities. Every year they have several charity events, and one of them is a bazaar! Proceeds from the bazaar go to ANZA and its charities. With more than 70 vendors, you are bound to find something interesting at ANZA Bazaar! Follow them on Instagram to see when the next one will be held.
ANZA Bazaar, Instagram
The Weekend Market JKT is a weekend market and bazaar organizer. Every month, they have at least one or more pop-up markets organized at one of the shopping malls in or around Jakarta. Find local brands and unique food and beverage items at these markets without haveing to worry about parking and heat because the malls usually have ample parking and superb air conditioning. Check them out on Instagram to see when the next markets are!
Weekend Market JKT, Instagram
The British Women's Association holds several mini-bazaars every year. Their Spring Bazaar, Summer Bazaar, and Christmas Bazaar are always fun and full of unique and interesting local businesses. The association accepts members from all nationalities to connect, share, get involved, and give back. Follow them on Instagram for more information.
BWA Bazaar, Instagram
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