Oaxaca Markets, Artisan and Food Markets
Each village surrounding the City of Oaxaca has a special market day
Weaver and ceramic artists bring hand made goods to local markets
Zaachila Market, Thursday (combine this with a visit to the carving village of Arrazola and the 16 Th Century monastery at Cuilapan de Guerrero)
Tlacolula Market, Sunday (combine this with a visit to the ruin sites of Dainzu, Yagul, Lambityeco and Mitla)
Mitla Market, Daily, Fabric vendors dealing in cotton (option)Teotitlan del Valle, Wool rugs
Etla Market, Wednesday Ville de Etla, (combine this with a visit to the ruin site of San Jose el Mogote)
Ocotlan, Friday: Clay figures, woven baskets a specialty (Combine this with a visit to the studio and home of painter Rodolfo Morelos and the black pottery village of San Bartolo Coyotepec)
Teotitlan del Valle, Wool rugs ( Include a visit to the 16 th Century church of Tlacochahuaya nearby)
Oaxaca City, Organic Market at Pochote Garden, Friday and Saturday
Oaxaca City, huge outdoor market, Saturday, Abastos Market (optional visit to Atzompa village of potters)
Artisan Market In the City: Mercado de Artesenias, Several blocks south of the Zocalo on the corner of Zaragoza and J.P. Garcia
Oaxaca Village Markets, Food and Artisan
Oaxaca Events and church tours : Two hour tour of churches and other places. Get an insiders look at Oaxaca. Meet Linda at Zocalo in front of Cathedral at 10:00 AM Tuesdays and Saturdays firstname.lastname@example.org
Tourist Information Center Secretaria de Tourismo
How to Get There
From the Zocalo go north to the Llano Park and the theatre building at 703, the office is on the right side of the building.
Oaxaca Markets display Artisan works and Food from the local villages and farms in weekly market days.
The Oaxaca Markets are interesting places to visit while on a Oaxaca vacation.