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Friday, May 26, 2023



As winter approaches when the skies turn a brilliant azure blue, and KwaZulu-Natal begins to boast the best weather on the planet, the upcoming I heart Market, on Saturday, June 3 at Sugar Rush Park in Ballito promises a delightful smorgasbord of winter warmth goodies for the whole family.

The I Heart Market is one of South Africa’s most iconic artisanal retail destinations and a true outing for all. Situated at Sugar Rush Park in Ballito with its expansive lawns, trails, and exciting adventure experiences, as well as a wide array of fun children's activities, and inviting eateries, the Market is a welcome respite from the busy shopping mall. Safe and secure with plenty of space for little ones to rush around, teens to go adventuring, and enjoy the outdoors, while the adults enjoy some well-deserved retail therapy and downtime.

The market is a haven where one can take a stroll, and connect with talented artists, crafters, and artisans who pour their love and care into their creations. The traders have curated a collection of exquisite winter treasures crafted and specially designed for the winter months.

Discover an exciting new range of women's clothing, swag for both kids and adults, unique décor items, handbags and shoes, accessories, and designer jewellery. Indulge in mouth-watering biltong and cured meats, sausage rolls, freshly baked sourdough and other freshly baked goods, delectable nut butters, and preserve that will tantalize your taste buds. And there are delicious mouth-watering culinary offerings to eat in, or takeaways to round off the outing. 

You can find the I heart Market at Sugar Rush, next to Collisheen Estate in Ballito. The venue also has a restaurant, a kids' play area, a mini-train, a reptile park, the thrilling Jump Park for the little ones, the breathtaking Tree Trails obstacle course, and a Park Run every Saturday morning.

The Market runs on June 3 from 08h30 to 14h00 at Sugar Rush Park, Ballito, North Coast Secure parking. Free Entrance.

For more information, or to enquire about possible trading, contact