Night markets


The Alice Springs Town Council operates Night Markets in the Todd Mall on Thursday night's from 5-9pm as listed below.


  • Thursday 6 June 
  • Thursday 29 August
  • Thursday 26 September
  • Thursday 24 October
  • Thursday 14 November
  • Friday December 6 (Christmas Carnival)

With entertainment for the whole family, you can shop till you drop for authentic indigenous art, craftworks, recycled treasures, books, handmade clothing and jewellery, and try tasty treats from one of the many food vendors while also enjoying live local performances.

Council Night Markets are a family friendly smoke free event, proudly supported by Bellette and Seven Central.


1. How do I request a market stall to participate at the ASTC Night Markets?

If you wish to participate at an ASTC Night Market please contact the ASTC Community Projects Officer, on 8950 0505 or or complete the Night Market Stallholder Agreement and submit to Alice Springs Town Council. 

2. How much is a site at the ASTC Night Market?

As of 1 January 2019 fees are $40.00 per 3m x 3m site. This includes the ability to have vehicle access to Todd Mall for the purpose of unloading and loading goods. 

3. Do I need my own public liability insurance to hold a market stall?

Yes, all stallholders must hold and submit their own public liability insurance. This must be not less than five million dollars ($5,000,000) or, if stall involves the sale of food or topical applications, the sum must be not less than twenty million dollars ($20,000,000).

4. What are the requirements of a food stallholder?

Food stallholders are required to be registered with the Department of Health and must ensure that they submit their food registration with all other documents . Food registration certificates must be visible at your stall with a clear description of your products and prices.

5. What if I require gas and/or electricity?

All electrical and gas equipment must be in accordance with NT Worksafe guidelines. NT Worksafe bulletins can be found at the end of this page. Please be aware that powered sites are limited.

6. Where is my site located?

Please note there is no guarantee of specific sites requested and site allocation is up to the discretion of the market coordinator. Notification of site allocations will be sent out prior to each market.


If you have any further questions please contact the Alice Springs Town Council Community Projects Officer on (08) 8950 0505 or