Our AW14 event artwork by Laura Blythman
The Finders Keepers Markets are held in Melbourne at the world renowned Royal Exhibition Building, in the Carlton Gardens. This market we have increased in size and now feature over 220 design & art stalls from local designers, to talented folk from all around Australia.
Each market has a uniquely curated line-up, with new debut stalls featured every event, a Vintage emporium as well
as a fresh new line up of live music.
This year we are excited to introduce 'Farmers Lane' to the Melbourne Finders Keepers for the first time. With a dedicated food & produce section at our markets, a selection of Food Trucks, bar and coffee available.
This market event runs
on a Friday evening from 6pm - 10pm & Saturday from 10am - 5pm.
The markets are a $2 entry fee for all guests - Children under 12 are free!
The next markets for 2014 are:
Autumn/Winter - Friday 25th July from 6pm-10pm & Saturday 26th July from 10am-5pm
The markets will be held at:
The Royal Exhibition Building
9 Nicholson Street, Carlton
$2 entry fee
Children under 12 FREE entry!
There are several ATM's available for use at the markets. However be aware these are known to attract big lines each event. Some stalls accept Eftpos or Credit Card, but most will trade cash only.
FREE TAXI RIDE WITH UBER:
Finders Keepers has teamed up with UBER to give new users a free ride up to $40 to help get you to or from the markets!
The process is simple:
1. Download the UBER app on an iPhone or Android device, and create an account.
2. Enter the promo code "FINDERSKEEPERSMELB" when prompted.
3. Check the ETA, 'REQUEST' when you need a car, and enjoy the ride!
DESIGN + ART STALLS:
Check out our Melbourne line-up of design + art stalls below! Click on the thumbnail to see the profile pages.
FARMERS LANE + FOOD TRUCKS:
Check out the full line up of the exciting new Farmers Lane & Food Trucks for our Melbourne event here!
Check out the full line up here of curated Vintage stalls that will be new to our Melbourne event!
FRI 25th July
6pm - 7pm: Mini May (DJ Set)
7pm - 7.45pm: SIB
7.45pm - 8.30pm: Mini May (DJ Set)
8.30pm - 9.15pm: Pepperjack
9.15pm - End: Mini May (DJ Set)
SAT 26th July
10am - 11am: Nenzy (DJ Set)
11am - 11.45am: Pixie Jones
12.15pm - 1pm: The Man Who Wasn’t There
1.30pm - 2.15pm: Anne of The Wolves
2.45pm - 3.30pm: Empat Lima
3.30pm - 4pm: Nenzy (DJ Set)
4pm - End: Fabadelica (DJ Set)
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With our AW14 Melbourne event expansion and so many new exciting features, you can download the Sitemap NOW ahead of time to get ready for your big market day out! Download the pdf here (376kb 2 pages).
FRANKIE MAGAZINE WORKSHOPS:
To celebrate the launch of their interiors book, SPACES volume two, Frankie have teamed up with a few of their favourite crafters, Kitiya Palaskas, Gemma Patford and Alice Oehr. Not only will they help you come home with a little something to brighten up your own space, but also some handy skills to continue on your crafty adventure! Each workshop attendee will also go home with a free copy of Frankie's Gift Wrap book. There are only 12 spots per workshop, so you'd best get in quicksticks.
Book your tickets here.
UNLEASH CREATIVE WORKSHOPS:
Unleash Creative is popping up at our Melbourne AW14 market to offer a range of fun and creative workshops. Join Pilgrim Lee of Draw! Pilgrim, Magdalena of The Craft Revival, BLANK and Emma Van Leest for some graphic art, Polish paper chandelier making, jewellery making and paper cutting.
Book your tickets here.
SHILLINGTON SIGN WRITING WORKSHOPS:
Shillington College will be hosting three sign writing workshops with industry experts Frank + Mimi over the course of the weekend. Go home with your very own hand-painted sign - and a new passion for hand-lettering!
Book your tickets here.
VISITING THE ROYAL EXHIBITION BUILDING:
How to get there & Public transport info:
Tram: Tram 86 or 96 to Museum stop, corner of Nicholson and Gertrude Streets. City Circle Tram to corner of Victoria and Nicholson Streets.
Train: City Loop train to Parliament Station.
Bus: Bus routes 250, 251, 253, and 402 to Rathdowne Street.
Taxi: Taxi drop-off zones on Nicholson and Rathdowne Streets.
Map & how to get there guide is available here.
Parking: is available via The Melbourne Museum and has a charge per hour, however spaces are limited - we do encourage public transport.
Please note: Finders Keepers has no affiliation, control or influence over the Melbourne Museum car park or pricing of the parking.
SPRING/SUMMER DATES FOR 2014:
The SS14 markets are Friday 17th October from 6pm-10pm & Saturday 18th October from 10am-5pm. Stay tuned for more details.