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Maker Roll Call: Mar ’16

Yes! We have our Makers for this awesome bonus Auckland Fair! With the Christmas break happening, the announcement was a little slower off the mark, but I’m sure you have all been enjoying yourselves as well. It’s almost worth kicking those knees up with joy!READ MORE

Applications for MARCH are open!

That’s right! Applications for our very first March market are open!! It’s so exciting that we are now going to THREE times a year! Still the best market you can poke a stick at with the best quality items on offer, and now you can get your fix more often.READ MORE

Planning Your Visit to the Fair!

The Auckland Fair is a great place to come a visit (of course!) we have been running this event for a whopping 6 years now, and we have learnt a thing or two about making it an enjoyable experience for those that come along. Here are some great tips for making the most of your day and coming away with all your shopping and some fun memories too.READ MORE

WIN: Shop Handmade Prizepack

At each event that we hold, you have the chance to be rewarded for buying handmade! We like to reward good deeds around these parts and this prize pack is rather amazing and valued at almost $500! So, how do you win?READ MORE

WIN: A $330 Bread & Butter Letter Prize Pack

Our wonderful and newest supporters to be part of the Auckland Fair family, The Bread & Butter Letter, are giving our fabulous community the chance to win this ah-mazing prize pack full of luxury items from their store! Rose & Sarah are the gals behind this eclectic store on K’rd, not only are they are so generous (check out that prize!), but they are also champions of handmade and stock so many of our Makers. I love that they are just as nutty about handmade businesses as I am. READ MORE

Refresh with Yellow!

We are proud as punch to again have Yellow as our Hero Sponsor for the December Fair! They are the driving force behind so many New Zealand businesses, and we could not do the Fair without them. Just like the Fair, they are genuinely passionate about making small business grow and prosper. Helping out so many of the entrepreneurs that are part of the Fair is a genuine warm fuzzy giver and we love that about Yellow. Of course like any good business, it’s a team effort and without community support, many of these businesses wouldn’t be where they are today.READ MORE