Market Week enters final days


We're past the Market Week 2013 halfway point but never fear, there's still three whole days of market fun to enjoy!

Here's our top picks of what's happening at the Dandenong, South Melbourne, Prahran and Queen Victoria Markets over this final weekend of Market Week:

GREAT ICON GIVEAWAYS- All markets, various times and locations
Tuesday September 10, 10am - 4pm, FREE EVENT

The Great Icon Giveaways are set to be one of the most memorable highlights of the week with iconic produce being given away absolutely FREE during selected times and dates (while stocks last).

  • South Melbourne Market Dim Sims: Friday September 13, 10am - 11am.
  • Queen Victoria Market, Hot Jam Doughnuts from the American Doughnut Kitchen: Saturday September 14, 9am - 10am.
  • Dandenong Market, assorted nuts and spices from Peanut Market:Saturday September 14, 9am - 10am.
  • Prahran Market, Cupcakes from Mr Nice Guy Cupcakes: Sunday September 15, 11am - 1pm, Fruit & Veg Hall.
PRAHRAN MARKET - Foodie Event: CWA Flavour Fiesta.
Friday September 14 & Saturday September 15 FREE EVENT

Two days of demonstrations, tastings, tips and more from the ladies of the CWA in the Blanco Kitchen.
DANDENONG MARKET - Tastes of Dandenong: Indian Street Food at
The Kitchen
Friday September 13, 12pm - 1pm FREE EVENT.

Take a food journey through Western India with Dandenong Market's resident chef Russell Bald and Chaat Corner chef Amiben Parikh. Watch them demonstrate techniques to conjure the delectable flavours of this region.
QUEEN VICTORIA MARKET - The Paella Festival.
Sunday September 15, 10am - 4pm FREE EVENT

The final day of Market Week at Queen Vic is chock-full of fun events, with the Spanish Festival - featuring paella stands, Spanish entertainment and dancing - and the grand final of the Trader Cook Off, which will be judged by special guest Miguel Maestre. Miguel will also be judging the annual Market Week food eating competition, where you can pit your stomach against defending champion Vito from Market Lane Cafe in the Spanish Curros Challenge. But be warned- last year he wolfed down more than six dozen oysters!
SOUTH MELBOURNE MARKET - Taste of the Market - Craft Beer and Cider.
Sunday September 15 10am - 2pm FREE EVENT

Swords Select invites you to taste some of the finest craft beers and artisan ciders in their South Melbourne Market store.
Visit the full Market Week schedule for more.

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