Edinburgh has a great sense of community and one of the best places to experience this is at one of the city’s weekend markets. Filled with stalls offering local food and goods, the markets are a place of the people. From freshly baked breads and antiques to handmade crafts, the markets have a bounty to offer for both locals and tourists.
Edinburgh Farmer’s Market (Castle)
Who: A variety of local producers and craftsmen. Check out their website below for a list of all the producers and who will be there on any given Saturday.
What: Fresh fruit and veg, Meats/fish/dairy, Sweets and Baking, Knitwear and ready-made foods.
Where: Castle Terrace
When: Saturday, year round, between 9am & 2pm.
Why: Right in the city, this market is easily reachable on foot (with access through the grassmarket via some stairs off King’s Stables road and Prince’s Street) and parking is generous with both street and a paid NCP parking lot nearby.