Saturday market in Kabulonga

Jakob Hoff,

Saturday market at The Dutch Reformed church Kabulonga

Put a mark in your calendar every last Saturday in the month, it is market day and you can’t miss it. The Kabulonga Saturday market is a joyful and exiting mix of local art, handicraft, home made and home brewed of all kind. Find delicacies as natural Zambian honey, spices, chillies, as well as a nice selection of cloth, shirts, dresses and T shirts, You can find a selection of the traditional “chitenge” materials, the traditional “Kuba textiles” from DRC Congo, and printed fabrics from Zimbabwe. There are second hand books, toys, dollies, teddy bears and you name it. The Market is a social event, very family friendly, plenty of space where you can sit, space for kids and a jumping castle. There are all kinds of home made food, coffee and cake, hot dogs, chicken and chips, shawarma and for dessert Italian Ice Cream from “Gigabonta”. As you go home you can shop the vegetables you need, and make it a complete family shopping day.