From South Australian seafood to cherries, cheese and unique gifts, the Adelaide Central Market is open right up until Christmas, including Christmas Eve!

Choose to shop local and support local producers, growers and businesses by shopping at the Market this Christmas.

Festive Season Trading Hours

Tuesday 19 7:00am – 5:30pm
Wednesday 20 9:00am – 5:30pm
Thursday 21 9:00am – 5:30pm
Friday 22 7:00am – 9:00pm
Saturday 23 7:00am – 5:00pm  3 Hours Free Parking*
Sunday 24 7:00am – 3:00pm  3 Hours Free Parking*
Monday 25 Closed
Tuesday 26 Closed
Wednesday 27 9:00am – 5:30pm
Thursday 28 9:00am – 5:30pm
Friday 29 7:00am – 9:00pm
Saturday 30 7:00am – 3:00pm  3 Hours Free Parking*
Sunday 31 7:00am – 3:00pm  3 Hours Free Parking*
Range of Traders
Monday 1 Closed
Tuesday 2 Normal Trading Hours Resume

Market Merriment

Local musicians, school choirs and community groups will be joining us in the leadup to Christmas to entertain our shoppers. Check out what’s coming up below.

Open Christmas Eve & New Years Eve

To allow you to shop the freshest produce at times convenient to you, our traders will be open Christmas Eve 7am to 3pm and New Years Eve 7am – 3pm*.

*Range of Traders

3 Hours Free Parking

Visit the Market on Saturday 23rd/30th or Sunday 24th/31st to receive up to 3 hours free parking across the road at UPark Andrew and UPark Grote. Just visit the Market Stall to validate your ticket before leaving.

*Offer not valid at UPark Central Market.

Christmas Hampers & Corporate Gifts

Our Market Traders have gathered your favourite products together for unique hampers and corporate gifts to suit all budgets.

Tony’s Top Ham Tips

Tony O’Connell (O’Connell’s Meats) shares with us his top tips for the perfect Christmas Ham.