Saturday Good Market
The Saturday Good Market event is open from 10 am to 8 pm (rain or shine!) in the Nuga Tree Car Park at the Colombo Racecourse. The stall layout is online here.
10am to 3pm - Friendship Invading Borders campaign with Rotaract
Rotaract Club of Wattala are creating a space to collect and share messages of goodwill and connection to mark International Friendship Day. Visit their stall and share the love!
10am - 5pm - Ath Pavura social enterprise TV show sign up
Do you have a sustainable business solution to solve a social or environmental problem? Ath Pavura is an upcoming TV show to help social entrepreneurs secure investment. Stop by the stall to ask questions as well as fill out a application form (available in Sinhala, Tamil and English)
10am to 7pm - Colombo Talent Meetup by Viral Media LK
Creatives of all talents are invited to come together to perform, share, collaborate and connect.
10:30am to 1pm - Embark Puppy Adoption Day
Cuddle up with adorable rescued pooches looking for their forever home.
3pm - 4pm : Good Market Kids corner
Kids are invited to meet at the Information Stall for an hour of arts and crafts using non-toxic and responsibly sourced materials. Share your child's creations on social media and be sure to tag @goodmarketlk on Facebook and Instagram.
4pm to 6pm - Journey to Yala program with Dr Sumith Pilapitiya and Otara Gunawardena organized by Saraii Village
This fun, interactive session will focus on wildlife etiquette, environmental protection, and responsible travel. Admission is free and refreshments will be provided. Come early to secure a seat!
6pm - 8pm: Community open mic
Do you have a poem, spoken word, story or song you'd like to perform? Maybe you play an instrument? Head to the entertainment stall and have a turn at the mic to share your art, energy and words with the Good Market community. Remember Good Market strives to create an inclusive community which welcomes everyone. It is a safe space for all folks and any performances should be aligned to that vision.
Good Market shop
The Good Market organic and natural food shop operates as a not-for-profit social enterprise and has products from more than 70 Good Market approved vendors. It is located across the street from the Saturday Good Market in the Lakpahana Courtyard and is open every day from 8 am to 8 pm.
Sri Lanka Blog
The Good Market Sri Lanka blog includes updates on the Saturday Good Market event, the Good Market shop and deli, and the Sri Lankan vendor community.