The Irene Village Market at the Big Red Barn is an arts and crafts market. The market has received many accolades from the likes of various magazines and newspapers, provides an environment bringing together artists and patrons alike while offering excellent family entertainment. Only original art and craft are traded with exhibitors and their wares undergoing a strict selection process.

The market is famous for its South African handmade arts and crafts and is situated on the beautiful grounds of the Sunlawns Estate that overlook vast grasslands and the Kaal river.

The Big Red Barn offers all kinds of fun things such as Acrobranch and Segway for the kids, a 20km to 30km mountain bike route, a 5km to 13km trail run and a unique Olifants Cafe at the Barn. 

Note that we are dog friendly so bring along those four pawed friends on your outing!

Please watch our Facebook page for information on night markets and night runs.

If you are interested in applying for the market, click on the Applications button and fill in the form. Note that the selection process may take up to two weeks.Thanks



When's the next market? 09:00 - 14:00

We are open every 1st and last Saturday of the month!


Our next markets:

15 April Easter Market

29 April Long weekend market


Come join us!

Tel: 060 965 4894

(Weekdays 09:00-12:30)

Fax: 086 768 1672

7 Nelson Road 



25 55' 38.6" S

28 13' 42,9" E