Saturday 01 October 2016 (Monthly event)
The Olive Tree Market is Newcastle and the Hunter's leading contemporary art and design market, home to over 140 contemporary artisans. Launched in 2008, Olive Tree has become one of the regions most popular events, wowing locals and visitors alike with the high quality of work on offer. Visitors can wander amongst unique stalls, view high quality work, and meet the talented makers. The wider public can also collect, source, and commission one-off works. Stalls include photography, textile arts, illustration, fashion, home wares, jewellery, printmaking, sustainable design, ceramics, wood and metal work, painting, and handmade children's clothing and toys. There is also a gourmet artisan produce section, delicious food from around the world and live music throughout the day. The Olive Tree Market is mainly held on the 1st Saturday of the month and more often in the lead up to Christmas.