Market Days in the Benidorm Area
Market Days, Benidorm area. This is only a guide, as days and locations can change.
Covid rules for markets from New measures from 00.00 on November 7 until 11:59 p.m., December 9, 2020 - Up to 50% of the places normally authorized or may be installed expand the available space so that the effect is equivalent. The space must be delimited with ribbons or fences and must be guaranteed town councils the cleaning and disinfection of the area once the activity is over.
There are markets along the Costa Blanca every day and these usually operate from about 8.30am until about 2pm. You will find all sorts of things on sale such as clothes, shoes, towels and blankets, ceramic pots and lots of lovely local fresh fruit etc. Prices do tend to be fixed and not a lot of bartering takes place but if you feel you are being charged over the odds give it a go.
Market days in the Benidorm Area
15th September 2020 - The Outdoor Market (Mercadillo Pueblo) re-opens from Sunday 20th September
La Nucia, Opposite the auditorium in the town hall square.
Denia, next to Mercadona supermarket.
Altea, one of the largest street markets in the area, drive or catch the No 10 bus.
La Cala, By the bay, near the SuperCor supermarket, No 2 or 3 bus.
Jalon Valley - Local produce market every Tuesday in the main square.
Benidorm, La Pueblo Market. The largest market in the area, situated nr the Pueblo Hotel. CLOSED only Sundays at the moment
Benidorm Old Town Foietes Market. - re-opens 3rd March with limited stalls and social distancing.
Used more by locals in the old town, situated next to the Foietes sports centre near the football ground.
Alfaz del Pi. The No 10 bus will take you to the start of the market.
Finestrat Village - Carrer Castellets,
La Cala, Cala Villajoyosa
Benidorm, La Pueblo Market Details above as per Wednesday.
Photo by Benidorm Seriously Group member Des Gardner - Benidorm Market site.
Albir, in the car park on the high street
RASTROS (Second Hand Markets) IN THE AREA
Don Quijote, Situated just outside Alfaz del Pi, every Saturday and Sunday from 10.00am.
Polop Rastro, Situated on the Industrial Estate just on the outskirts of Polop, generally around 400 pitches. Every Sunday from 08.00 - 14.00
La Nucia Rastro - Sunday - from 8 to 14, with its stalls of antiques, clothing, accessories, fruit and vegetables. This takes place in the Industrial Polygon of l'Piscina de La Nucía, in Villajoyosa street., re-opens Sep 6th
Jalon Valley Rastro, The Rastro of Jalon is held each Saturday beside the river. Here you will be able to find, antique furniture amongst the wide variety of offerings.
ADDITIONAL MARKETS AND CRAFT STALLS DURING THE SUMMER MONTHS
ALTEA has an arts and crafts market in the Placa L’Eglesia at the top of the old town from 7pm – 1am every night from July to September.
CALPE has an arts and crafts market in the Old Quarter from 8pm – midnight on Tuesdays and Saturdays in July and August.
BENIDORM - a local craft market can be found at the Mirador - old town from July - mid September, due to ongoing works at the Mirador this can now be found by Dove Park.
LA CALA - Evening market from 18.00 - Midnight, July and August, more like their normal day time market.
ALBIR - At the end of the promenade is a craft market with around 20 stalls, and then further along is another small night time market, both usually during the months of July and August.
Stay safe round the markets
Wear a bag that is hard for thieves to put their hand into.
Don't keep valuables in your back pockets.
Always keep an eye on your bag, if you stop for a coffee and don’t leave your phone or purse on a table top.
Carry very little cash, yes of course you may need another pair of shoes and breakfast and a coffee or whatever but carry as little as possible, separate it between you if you are a couple.
Always be aware of what is going on around you
If you enjoy buying inexpensive things in a friendly environment, pop into the Mercaloix Indoor Market.
There’s something for everyone here: clothes, shoes, accessories, electronics, toys, jewellery, personalized gifts, books, local farm produce, money exchange booths hairdressers, property rental agents and a few stands selling snacks and refreshments.
Mercaloix Indoor Market is located in the Rincon de Loix area of Benidorm.
and has 3 wheel chair friendly entrances, one is next to the Mas y Mas Supermarket and opposite KFC, another one is next to the Hotel Pelicanos, and another opposite the Hotel Nereo
The Indoor Market is open from:
8am till 6pm Mon – Friday
8am till 3pm Saturday