Mercadillo de San Juan
San Juan Market: neighbors, hippies, tourists and residents gather around live music and an eclectic atmosphere
All Sundays from 10.30 in the morning the Square village of Sant Joan it fills up to the brim of people to enjoy one of most authentic events on the island of Ibiza: the flea market of San Juan. In your positions you will find products from handicrafts, typical pieces or articles for the little ones from the house until organic food recently collected in the most carefully orchards of the municipality. Until the neighbors of the people have joined him to offer your most popular culinary elaborations such as jams, cakes, olives or a wide variety of preserves.
Jewelry, clothing, pictures, bags, decorative items... all unique pieces worked by expert hands in the world of crafts from every corner of the world you can imagine. In fact, it could be said that it is one of the most eclectic markets of the island, since it is joined by people from all nationalities and cultures ready to spend a day of the most pleasant.
To liven up the day you can also enjoy live music from 12.00 hours. The bars and restaurants around the square fill up, creating a most welcoming atmosphere. As soon as you can try to sit at the table of one of them as, if the sun is with you (which I am sure), go out and have a snack sitting on any bench or step The views are not to waste!
Music groups change week after week and some of the sales positions also rotate. What is clear is that, whether you are a tourist or a resident, you'll always find something to take with you so, if you do not intend to spend, we recommend that you do not approach any of the posts as there will always be something that catches your attention.
It is one of the few markets that remains open not only during the summer season, but the locals can also enjoy it in winter. Certainly in the summer, from June to September, is also held on Friday from 10.00 to 15.00 hours, although its surface is somewhat smaller.
Try to arrive soon if you want to make a good place in one of the bars or restaurants around. The flea market remains open until approximately 16.00 hours.
There is parking but, as the day goes by, it's more complicated to park so do not sleep!