04-05-2017 16:32:12

The creative district of Santiago prepares for a neighborhood party.


With a renewed proposal for the whole family, this May 6 was a new version of Mercado Italia. The Expo has already become a classic of the Barrio Italia, attracting the attention of the public that likes design, fashion, gourmet products, new ventures and a more healthy and natural life.

Following the spirit that characterizes it The Barrio Italia prepares the third version of Mercado Italia that seeks the sense of Barrio that characterizes and shows the diversity of offers that it offers. This time the event will have the support of the municipalities of Providencia and Ñuñoa, to promote the neighborhood that today includes the postulation as one of the most emblematic of Santiago.

Mercado Italia will be held in the streets Av. Italia with beautiful shops and galleries and Caupolicán where the antiquarians are located. You will have several stands with exhibitors, food areas with original food trucks for all tastes. There will also be artistic performances and live music.

In addition, looking to expand the spectrum of the public, this year Mercado Italia has attractions for children in an area dedicated exclusively to them: crafts, painting among other things. To this, will add the other exhibition areas, among which are Gastronomy and Gourmet, Design and Deco, Fashion and Clothing, Organic Products and Sustainable Services.

In this way, with its Market, Barrio Italia reinforces its position as one of the most creative, interesting and worthy sectors to visit in Santiago. A festival that seeks to boost tourism, sales for entrepreneurs of exhibitors and tenants, who today give life to this neighborhood that has become a must-see panorama.

An unforgettable panorama for the whole family from 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m., free admission. More information at