The First Lifestyle Market in Soweto

The idea behind the market is to create an environment where young and aspiring entrepreneurs, creators and innovators could showcase and sell their products, meet other like-minded people, validate new ideas, get tips from established brands, create connections and get the necessary exposure to take their business further.

FOOD

Tasty eats are provided by creative young food entrepreneurs and a food truck pop up group called the Mother truckers to satisfy your taste buds.

DESIGN

A collection of fashion and art local designers who sell not only their brand, but also sell their stories through their work.

EXPERIENCE

This covers other activities that happen while you are there, there will be poetry, live bands, bike tours, kiddies play section, an entrepreneural corner and other activities throughout the day.

Our mission

We are a platform for local entrepreneurs who want to showcase their products and ideas, and provide a stage for them to get their brand out and help them in growing it.

Media Love

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Orlando goes Artisinal

Soweto is the place to be if you�re looking for a lifestyle market with a unique kasi flavour.

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Animals are not commodities
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I am so happy, my dear friend, so absorbed in the exquisite sense of mere tranquil existence, that I neglect my talents. I should be incapable of drawing a single stroke at the present moment; and yet I feel that I never was a greater artist than now.

When, while the lovely valley teems with vapour around me, and the meridian sun strikes the upper surface of the impenetrable foliage of my trees, and but a few stray gleams steal into the inner sanctuary, I throw myself down among the tall grass by the trickling stream;

She packed her seven versalia, put her initial into the belt and made herself on the way.

The Locrate Market Is The Market To Break All Markets

You gotta love how Soweto has become a throbbing metropolis all its own.

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Would you eat your dog?
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I am so happy, my dear friend, so absorbed in the exquisite sense of mere tranquil existence, that I neglect my talents. I should be incapable of drawing a single stroke at the present moment; and yet I feel that I never was a greater artist than now.

When, while the lovely valley teems with vapour around me, and the meridian sun strikes the upper surface of the impenetrable foliage of my trees, and but a few stray gleams steal into the inner sanctuary, I throw myself down among the tall grass by the trickling stream;

She packed her seven versalia, put her initial into the belt and made herself on the way.

THE LOCRATE MARKET

A creatively innovative food and arts market situated in the belly of Soweto...

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You can change the world
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I am so happy, my dear friend, so absorbed in the exquisite sense of mere tranquil existence, that I neglect my talents. I should be incapable of drawing a single stroke at the present moment; and yet I feel that I never was a greater artist than now.

When, while the lovely valley teems with vapour around me, and the meridian sun strikes the upper surface of the impenetrable foliage of my trees, and but a few stray gleams steal into the inner sanctuary, I throw myself down among the tall grass by the trickling stream;

She packed her seven versalia, put her initial into the belt and made herself on the way.

The Locrate Market � �A local market for young entrepreneurs�

The biggest township of South-Africa which is also a place where young people are very talented with a strong entrepreneurial spirit.

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Think globally, act locally
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I am so happy, my dear friend, so absorbed in the exquisite sense of mere tranquil existence, that I neglect my talents. I should be incapable of drawing a single stroke at the present moment; and yet I feel that I never was a greater artist than now.

When, while the lovely valley teems with vapour around me, and the meridian sun strikes the upper surface of the impenetrable foliage of my trees, and but a few stray gleams steal into the inner sanctuary, I throw myself down among the tall grass by the trickling stream;

She packed her seven versalia, put her initial into the belt and made herself on the way.

Soweto, this one's for you

Soweto- It's a Sunday morning/afternoon, and you're looking for something to do.

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Animals have rights, too!
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I am so happy, my dear friend, so absorbed in the exquisite sense of mere tranquil existence, that I neglect my talents. I should be incapable of drawing a single stroke at the present moment; and yet I feel that I never was a greater artist than now.

When, while the lovely valley teems with vapour around me, and the meridian sun strikes the upper surface of the impenetrable foliage of my trees, and but a few stray gleams steal into the inner sanctuary, I throw myself down among the tall grass by the trickling stream;

She packed her seven versalia, put her initial into the belt and made herself on the way.

Neigbourgoods market inspires a Soweto twist

Soweto�s popular precinct of Vilakazi Street in Orlando West will soon host a market.

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How essential is meat?
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I am so happy, my dear friend, so absorbed in the exquisite sense of mere tranquil existence, that I neglect my talents. I should be incapable of drawing a single stroke at the present moment; and yet I feel that I never was a greater artist than now.

When, while the lovely valley teems with vapour around me, and the meridian sun strikes the upper surface of the impenetrable foliage of my trees, and but a few stray gleams steal into the inner sanctuary, I throw myself down among the tall grass by the trickling stream;

She packed her seven versalia, put her initial into the belt and made herself on the way.

Good times at the Locrate Market in Soweto

Soweto residents arrive at the Locrate Market to enjoy some food, local brewed craft beers, music and some interesting stalls...

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Collateral damage?
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I am so happy, my dear friend, so absorbed in the exquisite sense of mere tranquil existence, that I neglect my talents. I should be incapable of drawing a single stroke at the present moment; and yet I feel that I never was a greater artist than now.

When, while the lovely valley teems with vapour around me, and the meridian sun strikes the upper surface of the impenetrable foliage of my trees, and but a few stray gleams steal into the inner sanctuary, I throw myself down among the tall grass by the trickling stream;

She packed her seven versalia, put her initial into the belt and made herself on the way.

9 super cool places to eat at in Soweto

Johannesburg�s southwestern township is undergoing a culinary makeover...

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Let's finally become humans
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I am so happy, my dear friend, so absorbed in the exquisite sense of mere tranquil existence, that I neglect my talents. I should be incapable of drawing a single stroke at the present moment; and yet I feel that I never was a greater artist than now.

When, while the lovely valley teems with vapour around me, and the meridian sun strikes the upper surface of the impenetrable foliage of my trees, and but a few stray gleams steal into the inner sanctuary, I throw myself down among the tall grass by the trickling stream;

She packed her seven versalia, put her initial into the belt and made herself on the way.

Locrate Market

The Locrate market is a FOOD, DESIGN and EXPERIENCE.

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Let's finally become humans
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I am so happy, my dear friend, so absorbed in the exquisite sense of mere tranquil existence, that I neglect my talents. I should be incapable of drawing a single stroke at the present moment; and yet I feel that I never was a greater artist than now.

When, while the lovely valley teems with vapour around me, and the meridian sun strikes the upper surface of the impenetrable foliage of my trees, and but a few stray gleams steal into the inner sanctuary, I throw myself down among the tall grass by the trickling stream;

She packed her seven versalia, put her initial into the belt and made herself on the way.

The Traders

Talented innovative entrepreneurs sharing their ideas, stories and essentially their lifes.

Contact us

Address Details

  • Corner Kudu & Moema Street
  • Orlando West
  • Soweto

Numbers

  • +27 73 521 9035
  • +27 78 967 2617

Event

Email Address

  • info@locratemarket.co.za
  • locratemarket@gmail.com

The Locrate Market - 2015