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Saturday Night Market

Arpora

  • SHOP / Flea Markets & Markets
  • EAT / Multi-Cuisine
  • PARTY / Electronic Music

This sprawling market is located in Arpora and transpires every Saturday evening from 6pm until late night. Here, one may find everything from archetypical Indian stalls selling spices, teas, Kashmiri carpets and silver jewellery to international designers who convene from all over the word to sell their unique creations, many of which may be found only here. This market also houses food stalls featuring cuisines from across the globe, and the centre stage that hosts live concerts featuring Rock to Indian Classical. Further up the hill, is "The Boutique House Bar" that serves delightful cocktails (try the fresh strawberry Daiquiri) while DJs play late into the night.

THE MARKET

  • As an alternative to the sweltering Wednesday afternoon flea market, the Saturday Night Market makes the most of the pleasant Goan evenings. With meandering lanes upon lanes of kiosks snaking through this vast open field selling everything from apples to hand-made leather belts, jewellery, carpets, apparel and much much more, the Saturday Night Market has something for everyone. 
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THE AREAS!

  • To map this sprawling market, it may be convenient to divide it into 3 main areas:
  • - The Lower Field of kiosks, featuring hoards of local Indian merchants selling exotic lures such as Pashminas, carpets, spices, affordable clothes, hammocks, embroidered cushions and more, as well as several international designer and kiosks selling fashionable apparel, accessories, bags, belts and other exciting grabs.
  • - The Central Field at the heart of the market featuring the central concert stage, beer, spirit & wine bars & food stalls with several of Goa's popular restaurants as well as individual proprietor offering gastronomic indulges from chocolates fountains, sushi, gyros and more..
  • - The Upper Field: rising up the small hillock towards the rear of the market, features popular kiosks of international designers, a few local merchants and the Boutique House Bar at the top right  that serves fresh fruit cocktails, live DJ sets & a magic Tequila cocktail stand!

THE DESIGNERS & KIOSKS

  • It will be virtually impossible to list every kiosk at this bustling market. Here are our picks of the favourite ones:
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  • Fashion & Apparel:
  • Mermaids
  • Dust (see their WUG page)
  • Indian Project/Free Concept (see their WUG page)
  • Goa Magic (see their WUG page)
  • Cosmos Tribe (see their WUG page)
  • Free Spirit
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  • Accessories & Bags:
  • Cool Kitsch Bags by Purple Jungle
  • Bags by Sabrina
  • Collection of hand Fans @ Fanny's Boutique
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  • Jewellery
  • Cheshire Cat (See their WUG Page)
  • Cocoroots (See their WUG Page)
  • Light of Creation (See her WUG Page)
 

THE STAGE & THE FOOD CORNER

THE CENTRAL STAGE AREA

  • THE CENTRAL STAGE hosts live performances that change every week. The performances are varied ranging from Classical Indian music, to Rock, Vocalists and sometimes, fire-dancers!
  • THE BEER BAR located to the right of the stage, serving draught Kingfisher beer on tap!
  • THE LIQUOR BARS located around the central stage, serving basic cocktails (Rum & Coke etc) & bottled beer
  • WINE BAR also located in front of the stage, serving one of Goa's premier wines, Big Banyan
  • SUSHI & DIM SUM a small kiosk located in front of the stage, serving freshly rolled sushi and freshly steamed dim sum!

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THE FOOD CORNER

  • The food corner features food from around the world, our picks:
  • Coffee Heaven for great coffee & cakes
  • Pizza: authentic & delicious wood-fired pizzas!
  • Thalassa: Greek food with Shawarma/Gyro (See their WUG page)
  • Bean me Up for organic salad (See their WUG page)
  • Le Vien Rose for Tarts, Plates off the Grill  (See their WUG page)
  • Grilled Chicken for whole rotisserie chicken!
  • Janet & Johns for Falafel, Schnitzel,Calamari, Chips & Hummus
  • Burritos Boys for authentic quality Tex-Mex food serving freshly made hot mexican food - burritos, quesdillas, tortillas and tacos, they make every ingredient from scratch.
    • Fotonica for Italian food, Pasta, Ravioli & more
    • Roast Beef
    • Panjabi Grill for delic Biryani & North Indian curries
    • Chocolate Fountain w/ rich chocolate, waffles, chocolate covered fruits
    • Chinese Kiosk for hot crispy spring rolls!
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    • And don't miss on the Upper Field:
    • Baba au Rhum- for delicious pastries & juices. (See their WUG page)
   

THE BOUTIQUE HOUSE BAR

@ THE UPPER FIELD

  • Set atop the small hillock towards the rear of the market, is the ever-popular "Boutique House Bar", which features a lower cocktail bar (serving delectable cocktails with fresh fruits, try the Strawberry Daiquiri!). On an elevated platform above the first bar, is a large lounge area (that on many occasions transforms in to a dancefloor) with another cocktail bar at the rear (try an Absinthe cocktail) and DJs playing low-key electro late into the evenings.
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  • Don't miss: Nirdosh's flaming Magic Tequila stall by the lower bar! The Sardinian cocktail alchemist puts on quite a show cooking up shots in a bunsen burner , mixing various potions and herbs from unmarked bottles! The Magic Tequila makes for quite a potent shot!

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RECOMMENDED FOR:

  • Designers from across the world
  • Unique pieces of creation that are only found here!
  • Miscellaneous Indian stalls
  • Concerts & Dj's
  • Stop, shop and party!

CONTACT

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Address:

Saturday Night Market

Aguada - Siolim Rd, Xim Waddo,
Arpora, Goa 403518
 

Phone:

+919922100009

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Every Saturday, 18:00 onwards  

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