Street markets in Malaga
Street markets in Malaga as general rule are repeated weekly in the same place although sometimes they correspond to special events such as Christmas or celebrations of some kind. Ideal for buying souvenirs, handcrafts and articles at discounted prices.
Among the names people call them here are bazaar, rastrillo, feria or zoco among a few others.
In the province those streets markets are very popular and they present a great variety.
In the province of Malaga those street markets are very popular and offer a great variety. You can find medieval markets, ecological markets, clothes, handcrafts or even second hand and antiques street markets. In addition a large number of municipalities organize these markets so every day of the week you can find one to visit.
¿Are you interested in street markets? Let's see what kind of markets are available:
Traditional street markets and souks
Traditional markets are those offering in their stands varied articles. You will find clothes, home decor, electronics and there are also second hand markets, often they are both mixed.
You will be able to find a street market every day of the week at any of the towns of Malaga, although this list will be with the most representative. I might add more in a dedicated entry into our blog with all of them.
If you want to visit any of the street markets or souks you must do in the morning, they use to close between 1pm and 2pm. They are open one day weekly except festivities or rainy days.
Street markets on Monday
Benalmadena street market
Find antiques and handcraft products in this street market.
Location: Puerto Marina in Benalmadena Costa (Map)
Marbella street market
More than 360 stands with all kind of articles on sell at the Fairgrounds of Marbella.
When : Mondays
Location: Fairgrounds (Map)
Street markets on Tuesday
Traditional street market in Fuengirola
At Fuengirola Fairgrounds the traditional market is every Tuesday except festivities or when Fairgrounds are being used like during Fuengirola Fair or Feria de los Pueblos.
This traditional market features a large variety of articles, including handcrafts, fruits and more.
- Location: Recinto Ferial de Fuengirola (Map)
- When: From 9am to 2pm every Tuesday
Antequera street market
More than 100 stands with all kind of articles.
- Location: Paseo de los Colegiales (Map)
- When: Tuesday
Street markets and souks on Wednesday
Second hand street market in Benalmádena
Second hand sales at Fairgrounds every Wednesday. (Map)
Estepona Street Market
Around 260 stands with all kind of items at discounted price.
Location: Recinto Ferial (Fairgrounds)
Mijas Costa markets
There is a handcrafts market at San Valentin Square in Las Lagunas and a traditional street market at the Fairgrounds in Mijas. (Map)
Street markets on Thursday
Colmenar and its white village street market
Colmenar is a typical white village you can visit during your holidays. If you visit it on Thursday you can also find a street market with around 25 stands.
Location: Calle de la Fresca
On Thursdays there are around 50 stands at the Calypso Urbanization.
Location: Calypso Urbanization
San Pedro de Alcantara street market
Popular street market with around 240 stands every Thursday.
Location: Recinto Ferial Avenida Jorge Guillén (Fairgrounds)
Velez-Malaga street market
Around 115 stands every Thursday at Calle Plateros.
Torre del Mar
Every Thursday there is a street market in Torre del Mar at Plaza de la Paz. There are around 200 stands.
- Location: Plaza de la Paz
- When: Every Thursday from the 12th of January to the 28th of December.
- Opening time: From 9am to 2pm
Street markets on Fridays
Arroyo de la Miel in Benalmádena
At Tivoli World's public parking you can find a popular street market with more than 200 stands.
Location: Public parking at Tivoli World
Las Chapas in Marbella
Traditional street market with around 30 stands.
Location: Calle Pinsapo, Las Chapas.
On Fridays there are two handcrafts markets in Mijas, one in Cala de Mijas.
Location Bulevard de la Cala de Mijas
Manilva street market
In Manilva there is a traditional street market at Calle Nueva every Friday.
What streets markets are available on weekends?
¿Without plans for this weekend? Then maybe you would like to visit any of the recommended street markets:
Puerto Banus street market
There are two street markets on Saturdays in Puerto Banus, a traditional one with handcrafts at Avenida Manolete and another handcrafts market with around 25 stands at Antonio Banderas Square.
Fuengirola street market
There are two street markets from 10th of January to the 31th of December, one traditional market with all kind of articles and a second hand market on Saturdays.
Second hand market: From 9am to 2pm is open this market with handcrafts, antiques and second hand articles at the Fairgrounds in Fuengirola. You will find from home appliances to souvenirs or home decor.
- Location: Recinto Ferial de Fuengirola
- When: Every Saturday from 9am to 2pm
Sunday's street markets: During Sunday morning the traditional street market is behind the Mosque at Doña Sofia Square at Mendez Nuñez street.
- Location: Calle Méndez Núñez.
- When: 9am to 2pm every Sunday
Street market in Antequera
This street market is available on Saturdays at the old Fairgrounds and features more than 100 stands where you can buy food, plants, home decor and clothes among many others.
- Location: Old Fairgrounds
- When: Every Saturday from the 10th of January to the 26th of December.
- Opening time: 9am to 1pm
Street market in Coin
This street market is organized on Saturdays at the Periurbano Park in Coin with around 70 stands with fruits, vegetables and other products.
- Location: Parque Periurbano, Coín
- When: Every Saturday from the 14th of January to the 30th of December - 9am to 3pm
Pier One street market in Malaga Port
The second Sunday every month there is a handcrafts street market in the commercial area Pier One in Malaga Port.
- When: Second Sunday every month.
Soho street market
First Saturday every month with handcrafts, accesories, good environment and much more.
- Where: Calle Tomas Heredia
- When: First Saturday every month.
Plaza de la Merced street market
At this square, next to Picasso birthplace there is a handcrafts market once a month.
Other street markets on Sunday
- Second hand street market in Torremolinos every Sunday at the Fairgrounds.
- Second hand and handcrafts market in Estepona at the bullring.
- Street market in Benahavis at Explanada de la Ermita.
Ecological street markets
¿What are you going to find at an Ecological market? Natural products without pesticides directly sold from the producer to the buyer without intermediaries. Because of the natural origin they are seasonal products directly sold by farmers, cheesemakers, beekeepers, etc...
Ecological market in La Malagueta
Every month there is a ecological market in this area of Malaga.
Location: Paseo de Redding - C/Cervantes
When: Second Saturday every month from 14th of January to the 9th of December - 10am to 2pm
Ecological market in Marbella
Every month there are 2 ecological street markets in Marbella with seasonal products without intermediaries.
When: First and second Saturday each month from 21st of January to the 16th of December - 10am to 3pm.
Ecological market in Benalmadena
The third Sunday every month there is an ecological street market in Benalmadena.
Location: Avenida de la Estacion
When: Third Sunday every month from 11am to 3pm.
Ecological market in Malaga
The last Saturday every month there is an ecological market in Malaga with natural and seasonal products.
Location: Parque Huelin
When: Last Saturday every month from 20th of January to 23th of December - 10am to 2pm
Ecological market in Cartama
The first Sunday every month there is an ecological Market in Estacion de Cartama.
Location: Estación de Cártama
When: First Sunday every month from 5th of February to 3rd of December. 10am to 2pm.
Ecological market in Mijas
There are 2 ecological markets in Mijas, one is the second Saturday and other is the last Sunday every month.
Location: Boulevard de la Cala in Mijas the last Sunday of the month.
When: From 10am to 3pm
Ecological market in Ronda
Ecological and handcrafts market in Ronda with many products at discounted prices.
Location: Alameda del Tajo
Other street markets
There are many more street markets, those organized weekly in the white villages and those made for special events like the Christmas markets.