Browns Bay holds several events and promotions each year to involve the community and attract visitors. The best known is the annual Browns Bay Christmas Parade and Carnival, attracting 10,000 visitors. After the excitement of the biggest parade north of the Bridge, you can enjoy live music and entertainment while the kids have fun with a variety of activities at the Carnival and have their photos taken with Santa.
Visit our ‘Activites‘ page to see ongoing things to do in Browns Bay.
Browns Bay Sunday Market
December 25 @ 6:00 am – 11:00 am
This is one of the last remaining community-run flea markets in the country, and the best second-hand market in Auckland! Stallholder site fees go towards local community projects, including Coastguard North Shore.
There is a large range of second-hand goods on sale, and stalls are constantly changing, from tools and antiques, designer clothes, books, second-hand clothes, bags, handcrafts, art, hand-made jewellery, a wide variety of fresh produce, home baking, flowers, plants, free range eggs, honey, and more.
If you are interested in having a stall at this market please visit our event website or call 0274 823 455. Gazebos are not available for hire.
Entry to the market is on Anzac Road opposite Countdown supermarket.