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Ōtaki Yard Markets Every Saturday 8am – 2pm

Kia Ora, as we move into Covid19 Level 2 restrictions the Markets will proceed this Saturday 8am – 2pm and we will implement recommended guidelines. Our community of producers, bakers, crafters and makers will also follow guidelines and want to ensure you can get your produce and other items safely.

These measures include:

➡️ You’ll find our official QR code at a various points throughout the markets so you can check in using the Covid Tracing App

➡️Please respect 2m social distancing rules, there will be signage to remind you. Stall holders will be spread out to assist with this also.

➡️Hand Sanitiser Stations will be available.

As new information is provided by the government, we will review this.

Kia kaha and be kind!

Ōtaki Yard Markets bring together a community of passionate growers, crafters, bakers and makers. The Markets are held rain or shine every Saturday 8am – 2pm. There are undercover areas if the weather is wet.

The markets feature the best local artisan products and will be a fun day out for the whole family.

Local musicians will be playing and busking at the Markets every Saturday 10am – 1pm so come down and enjoy the vibe.

Plus enjoy a delicious selection of food trucks and support local producers.

Market Features


Where to park

Parking is free at the Ōtaki Railway station only a short 2-minute walk from the Ōtaki Yard. Plus there is plenty of free on-street parking nearby.

Food at the Market

We have some great Food Trucks appealing to all tastes. There are also stalls selling ready to eat foods as well as everything you need for that perfect platter.


Explore Ōtaki

Come explore all Ōtaki has to offer from the Markets, outlet fashion stores and some great local cafes. With stalls for all ages it’s the perfect getaway for a fun day out.

Ōtaki Yard Market Music

Calling all local musicians. Ōtaki Yard has established a busking program at the markets featuring local musicians. Artists will be paid a base retainer of $100 to perform a 3 hour set at the Markets 10am – 1pm. Musicians will then be able to busk and also sell CDs if they have them available. If you are interested in playing at the markets please send us an email.


Upcoming Events at Ōtaki Yard 

Ōtaki Yard Market

August 15 @ 8:00 am - 2:00 pm

Ōtaki Yard Market

August 22 @ 8:00 am - 2:00 pm

Ōtaki Yard Night Markets and Food Trucks

September 4 @ 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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Interested in becoming a stall holder?

Submit a quick application and we’ll let you know if we have a place for you at the Ōtaki Yard Market