Bowerbird Design Market | Adelaide Showground | 1-3 Nov 2019

bowerbird design market

Bowerbird Design Market

Adelaide’s Premier Design Market celebrates ten years and is set to buzz in November.

Celebrating its tenth year, Bowerbird Design Market returns to the Adelaide Showground from Friday 1st to Sunday 3rd November 2019, showcasing a curated selection of exciting local and interstate designers, with creative workshops, artisan food and craft beverages and music to enjoy across the weekend.


Bowerbird is the ideal event to kick off the Christmas shopping season with some market favourites guaranteed to have that unique gift for friends and family. They’re also pleased to announce 40 new designers. In total there are 200+ stallholders selling accessories, artwork, stationery, skincare, clothing and textiles, furniture, lighting, homewares and gifts for kids.

Discover new brands making their debut, including:

  • Eggpicnic’s colourful and striking fine art prints
  • Artisanal textiles from Audrey Gachet
  • Ethical women’s clothing label Colour Coded
  • Stylish adjustable wooden frames from Corner Block Studio

Also find the latest Spring/Summer new release products from Bowerbird favourites such as:

  • Kitty Came Home
  • Claire Ishino
  • The Butcher Byrd
  • Mother Daughter
  • The Mod Collective

See the full Designer Directory here

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Food & Drink:

Proudly South Australian, November’s market includes 80 local stallholders, including a selection of artisan foods, wines and spirits, quality produce using local ingredients including:

  • Quince Catering
  • Ambra Liqueurs
  • Sassi Icecream
  • Let Them Eat
  • Abbots & Kinney
  • Johns & Co Coffee

Look out for the mobile drinks trolley and enjoy a drink while shopping or visit the bar for a tasting and chat with local wine and spirit makers. After work on the Friday, meet friends at the champagne bar or have a cocktail and enjoy the tunes from an in-house DJ.

See all food & drink providers here


Once again Bowerbird will offer a program of workshops. For the first time many of these will be run in conjunction with Adelaide’s iconic JamFactory.

These include:

  • Making Jewellery from Found Objects
  • Jesmonite coasters with Calum Hurley
  • Ceramic planters with Xanthe Murphy
  • Two workshops with Emma Cuppleditch: Colour On Metal and Resin Vessels
  • From The Wild’s Artisan Chocolate
  • Kokedama with EST
  • Wreaths with Ponder Posy

There will also be free creative kids’ activities on the Saturday and Sunday hosted by Mini Mad Things, including collage crowns and paperbag monster masks.


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  • $5 Adults
  • Children 12 and under FREE

For more information and all enquiries please visit the Bowerbird website.

What  Bowerbird Design Market

When:    Friday 1 November 2019 (4-9pm) & Saturday 2 – Sunday 3 November 2019 (10am – 5pm)

Where Wayville Pavilion, Adelaide Showground | Goodwood Road, Wayville

Who  Everyone

At Play & Go Adelaide we make every effort to provide accurate information to the best of our knowledge at the time of publication. We recommend confirming times, dates and details directly before making any plans as details may be subject to change.

Image Source: Supplied & Bowerbird website


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