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Malta Artisan Markets returns to Birgu this Sunday

Malta Artisan Markets gets a heavy dose of nostalgia as it returns to its very first venue in Birgu for its tenth anniversary edition. The next market will be held on Sunday 13th June at Couvre Porte between 10.00am and 6.00pm – Entrance is free. Reduced mobility friendly. Four legged friends are welcome!

Finally the time has come for our inaugural Malta Artisan Markets of the year, with over forty five stallholders to peruse. Make a day of it!

Championing the arts for the past decade, the market curator and her team remain loyal to the birthplace of this platform for creatives to connect with an increasing community of those who love local.

Save the date- happening this Sunday!


Malta Artisan Markets, returns to its opening venue, a throwback to May 2011 when they held their inaugural market, to showcase local, handmade artisanal products, crafters and hobbyists. Save the date! Local makers, designers, artisans, and artists and food producers are amongst other small business entrepreneurs setting up at Malta Artisan Markets this Sunday. Shop outdoors while keeping safe in this unique location steeped in history.

Meet the artisans themselves, the exciting line-up includes stars like award winning young jewellery designer Tara Mansell (Tara Lois Jewellery); Mosaics by Thea; Gee’s Jams; Birgu Candlelight Company; Samba Afri Glam accessories & clothing and Pure Kikoy Syle kaftans and towels. Salsa & Samba Street Bites, Coffee Circus and Street Fruit Juice food trucks will be on hand to offer refreshments.

Keep up to date by visiting www.maltaartisanmarkets.com or visit their Facebook page and Instagram feed.

Malta Artisan Markets will be following the Covid-19 guidelines in place recommended by the health authorities for everyone’s safety.