|WHERE:||Heazlett Park Foreshore, Avoca Beach|
|WHEN:||Every 4TH SUNDAY - 2016 dates below - Twilight Market Saturday 10th December 5pm-9pm Avoca Village|
|TIME:||9am – 2pm|
|GETTING THERE:||Avoca beach is 40 minutes from Hornsby and approximately 1 hour from Newcastle and 1.15 from Sydney.|
|PARKING:||Parking is at a premium in Avoca on market days, so grab the Avoca Hotel FREE SHUTTLE from the venue from 9am and drop off is every 15 minutes to the market door or walk along the beach from Hunter Park, car pool, get dropped off, ride a bike, or grab the bus to avoid frustration! Please do not park in resident driveways or illegally park as rangers patrol on event days and don't ruin your event day experience with a nasty $105 parking fine and don't park around the surf club toilets on the grass as a tip as that is one of the places you get pinged the most ! Respect the area for the day and time you are there and this helps the whole community.|
|EVENT WEATHER:||It takes a lot to cancel our event, but as we trade on council land and our high event safety standards / concerns, please check our Facebook page on the event morning from 6am from as we update from very early on or call the event mobile 0416 097 707. Sometimes the weather on the day can change rapidly, wind gusts are a major threat to everyone and protection of patrons and the environment is paramount. In the event of main event site being closed due to council, the markets will run on a smaller limited capacity in the Village Area and the stalls will differ on the day with the stage usually cancelled.|
With an overwhelming response from the community, shoppers, stallholders and local artists, the multiple award winning AVOCA BEACHSIDE MARKETS has become the premier arts and musician's regular market on the Central Coast. Join patrons shopping in a relaxing and creative environment with products ranging from local art, skincare, jewellery and international food - to name a few; whilst listening to beautiful local musicians provided from and on the FAIRPLAY ENTERTAINMENT STAGE. If you wish to perform at Avoca Beachside Markets please email Brad at email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org
Bring your bags to reduce waste or buy a recycled screen-printed Avoca Markets Bag on the day from the Site Office for $2 !
SIX STRING BREWERY and BROOKLYN BOY BAGELS offer a chill out area under the trees that serves delicious organic food / drinks.
Plenty for the kids to do with ART TANK interactive eco art zone and craft circle, AQUAFUN water rides and a large oval to kick the football or have a picnic and The GARDEN BASKET offers a beautiful waterfront Fresh Produce area featuring local vegetables and more !
With a beachfront winning location, quirky vintage theming and an array of over 120 high quality stalls on the day where the community can meet, shop as well as dine at the local cafes and spend the whole weekend - this unique boutique market is a chance to showcase creative souls right here on our doorstep.!
AVOCA BEACHSIDE MARKETS are proudly presented by FIXX EVENTS & MARKETING P/L and supported by CENTRAL COAST COUNCIL, FAIRPLAY ENTERTAINMENT, AVOCA BEACH HOTEL and 101.3 SEA FM. .Fixx Events & Marketing P/L continue to bring local events and community together. Please continue to lend your support to this event. We also ask you as a stallholder or patron of this event, that you follow our strict policies in keeping Heazlett Park foreshore free of rubbish, plastic bag free, bio degradable only and minimal environmental impacts each event day and be mindful of your responsibility to keep this beautiful waterfront location in the current state is it.
We also encourage you to ride catch the AVOCA HOTEL FREE SHUTTLE every 15 minutes from the venue, carpool, ride your bike grab a local bus, or leisurely walk to the event along the beautiful beach front in order to keep effective traffic and parking measures in place each 4th Sunday and ensure local businesses are not impacted on event days. Please respect the residents and businesses on event day and not park in any driveways, illegally park/park in a dangerous manner as rangers and police are in attendance and you could be booked (or in extreme situations, be towed away). Smoking is also prohibited onsite on event day as this is a sporting facility owned by council.
As we also are a dog friendly market, we ask you to please control your animal and respect the environment with waste matters. Dispose of faecal matter accordingly and be aware of crowded areas if your animal scares easy or is not use to large amounts of people.
Fixx Events welcome any concerns, feedback or suggestions and can be forwarded to email@example.com. or 0416 923 655 on day. We are not the event owners or operators for any other events in Avoca any 4th Sunday and please contact them direct if needed.
Avoca Beach Hotel and Resort offer market stallholder specials for accommodation and the public including one night Friday / Saturday / Sunday stays from $110 for a standard room up to $168 for a villa PLUS Kids Eat Free every Sunday and Free Live Music every market day from 1pm. You can book this direct on 4382 2322 or email firstname.lastname@example.org and also Rileys BNB another good option
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