Located on the banks of river Baga, at Arpora- Baga, Goa (NORTH). Open from November till April, unmissable, every Saturday 6.00 p.m. onwards, when sun is about to set till late at night. People from different parts of the world meet in a simple, warm and friendly atmosphere where traditional Goan sense of hospitality exists. Walk through the lanes of colorful oriental artisan bazaar, go from one stall to another and surprise yourself with wide range of products. Undoubtedly, a naturally beautiful place to relax, surrounded by river flowing along its boundry and salt water lake forms the internal side, amidst coconut grooves where you tend to forget everything. There is a dance floor for those who like to dance to your favourite music played by live bands. Also amuse yourself to breathtaking performances by Indian/ international artist like acrobats, fire dancer/ Jugglers, Oriental belly dancers and many more that makes your visit to mackies, a memorable one.
Since ’97 – ’98, owner Mr. Joseph Michael Pereira is the founder of Nite Bazar with entertaining programmes in Goa. He has been providing this unique experience of live entertainment along with Joy of Shopping for people who love night life.
More than 400 stalls, neatly decorated, make up for the variety of merchandise. Artisan/sellers from different parts of India display and sell innumerable product ranging from jewellery to designer footwear, from cloths to wood carved product. Art enthusiast, reward yourself at the art gallery. Get yourself a tattoo done by a tattoo artist or learn few magic tricks to impress your friends at ‘magic shop’. People who love good food have many choices. One can indulge in dishes at ‘Tandoor & More’. Indian/ Chinese cuisine, international food counters or at French restaurant ‘Frogs & Crocodile’. You can also enjoy fresh fruit juices/ cocktail or your favourite drink at the bar.