What better way to experience the full Gold Coast experience than Surfers Paradise Rooftop Markets. The iconic Surfers Paradise beachfront markets will transition into Surfers Paradise Rooftop Markets during the Commonwealth Games period of Wednesday 4th April to Sunday 15th April 2018. The Surfers Paradise Rooftop Markets will be held throughout The 4217 Urban Precinct and the Rooftop Park.

Kids Zone

The Surfers Paradise Rooftop Markets will be operating daily from Wednesday 4th April to Sunday 15th April 2018 from 4pm till late. Experience a unique rooftop festival setting. The Surfers Paradise Rooftop Markets will also feature a designated kids’ zone with a huge jumping castle, rock climbing wall, bungee tramp and bean bags throughout.  On the weekends, there wil be a large screen showing kid-friendly movies for the young ones.

Souvenir Hunter

Disover an eclectic array of homemade and unique wares at the Surfers Paradise Rooftop Markets. For the discerning souvenir hunter or discriminating shopper, check out the unique fashion, tempting treats, jewellery, accessories, artwork, beauty products and homewares you won’t find anywhere else.


The Surfers Paradise Rooftop Markets will embrace the Festival atmosphere with roving entertainment including talented local buskers and sassy salsa dancers, all in a vibrant, open-air setting. Come and experience the energy in the town at the Surfers Paradise Rooftop Markets.

The 4217 Urban Precinct Dining Options

The 4217 Urban Precinct has a fabulous array of dining options from Paradox Coffee Roasters, Salt Meats Cheese, Brooklyn Depot, the freshest sushi from My Sushi Rolls, and to finish it all off, Nutella filled doughnuts at Tella Balls!

Find yourself a comfy spot in the park and have your very own butler, from Beach Butlers, deliver a meal from the precinct direct to you, so you can stay to enjoy the abundant entertainment and relaxing holiday atmosphere in this very unique rooftop setting.

How to get to Surfers Paradise Rooftop Markets

Located within a short stroll of the Cavill Avenue tram stop, families are encouraged to catch the G:Link to Surfers Paradise and walk to The 4217 Urban Precinct, located on the corner of Beach Road and the Gold Coast Highway. Just 12 days to experience Queensland’s only rooftop markets! That’s 12 consecutive days of shopping dining, entertainment, and fun! The perfect school holiday activity for the whole family.

For Holiday Holiday guests, The 4217 Urban Precinct is located within a short stroll from Holiday Holiday’s Gold Coast accommodation in Chevron Renaissance, Circle on Cavill, Soul Surfers Paradise and H Residences above Hilton Surfers Paradise.