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15+ Arts & Crafts Shows & Holiday Markets

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For holiday shoppers seeking unique items for their loved ones, there are a variety of local craft shows and holiday markets offering up the absolute best in handmade treasures!

From traditional holiday markets to juried craft shows and bazaars, it’ll be easy to find something for everyone on your list! Take a peek at the following events and start planning your weekend shopping:

Nov 4, 2017
Ashby Ponds’ Annual Holiday Bazaar | Ashburn, VA

Enjoy shopping from more than 45+ unique vendors selling jewelry, pottery, woodworking, floral arrangements, crafts, and much more! Plus, raffles and door prizes available.

Nov 4, 2017
WT Woodson Holiday Happenings Craft Show | Fairfax, VA

This huge annual craft show features uniquely handcrafted, juried items! With free admission, this local opportunity is the perfect way to start your holiday shopping early!

Nov 10-12, 2017
Northern Virginia Christmas Market | Chantilly, VA

Enjoy an award-winning holiday show featuring more than 250 fine artisans from more than 20 states. This Christmas market will feature fine arts, pottery, jewelry, stained glass, wood, photography, fiber arts, and vintage re-creations, as well as thousands of one-of-kind Christmas collectibles.

Nov 11, 2017
Park View High School’s Holiday Craft & Vendor Show | Sterling, VA

You’ll be supporting Park View High School’s Project Graduation as you enjoy bake sales, raffles, and concessions all while shopping from more than 75 amazing vendors, both returning and new. There will be a great selection of jewelry, handbags, accessories, baby and wedding gifts, children’s toys, cosmetics, candles, spa goods, wreaths, home decor, and more!

Nov 11, 2017
The Holiday Shoppes at Flint Hill School | Oakton, VA

This special annual event will feature more than 30 high-quality boutique vendors selling jewelry, home decor, clothing, accessories, food, and more. Plus, contribute to the Bake Sale and join in the Louis Vuitton Handbag Raffle.

Nov 18, 2017
Herndon High School Holiday Vendor Sale | Herndon, VA

Grab a few friends and head over to Herndon High School for a morning of shopping, prizes, and fun. Proceeds from the sale will benefit HHS Student Organizations – SkillsUSA & Emerging Leaders of Tomorrow (ELT).

Nov 18, 2017
Ashburn Farm Association Annual Craft Fair | Ashburn, VA

Pick up some unique holiday gifts for friends and family, or find some special gifts for yourself! Visit with local artists and crafters, and get some early holiday shopping done!

Nov 18-19, 2017
City of Fairfax’s Holiday Craft Show | Fairfax, VA

Fairfax High School is home to this annual event featuring artisans from all over the United States, including many local artists. Find parking and shuttle information here.

Nov 23-Dec 24, 2017
Charm City Christmas Village | Baltimore, MD

More than 50 unique vendors of international gifts, ornaments, jewelry, and crafts can be found alongside a food court full of traditional European sweets and eats!

Nov 24-Dec 23, 2017
Downtown Holiday Market | Washington, DC

At the Downtown Holiday Market, enjoy shopping from more than 150 regional artisans, crafters, and boutique businesses of ethnically produced goods. Shop for hundreds of diverse gift items, such as jewelry, pottery, paintings, and textiles will be offered by 60 exhibitors each day.

Nov 25, 2017
Bluemont Holiday Craft Show | Bluemont, VA

On Small Business Saturday, shop locally at this annual juried craft show. Enjoy finding those perfect holiday gifts at the Bluemont Community Center from 10 am to 4 pm.

Dec 1-2, 2017
Norwegian Holiday Festival & Bazaar | Fairfax, VA

Find unique gifts and enjoy musical entertainment at the Norwegian Holiday Festival & Bazaar! In its 47th year, this festival serves up a variety of beautiful Norwegian goods, and shoppers will enjoy a variety of traditional foods, including pea soup, rice pudding, pastries, and bread, as well as children’s books and toys, cooking demos, and weaving/fiber arts demonstrations. On December 2, the Nordic Dancers will entertain.

Dec 1-17, 2017 (Select Days)
City of Fairfax’s Holiday Market | Fairfax, VA

The City of Fairfax is hosting their first-ever Holiday Market in Old Town Square. Come and shop at the market of craft vendors as you enjoy Old Town Square in the heart of Historic Downtown Fairfax covered in holiday lights. The festival will include live holiday music, hot drinks, and gourmet treats, and more for three weekends in December!

Dec 1-23, 2017 (Select Days)
Alexandria’s Holiday Market | Alexandria, VA

See Alexandria transformed into an open-air European Festival! While shopping for unique arts and craft items, enjoy live entertainment and traditional food, sweets, and more. Plus, there will be plenty of children’s activities for the littlest of shoppers!

Dec 2, 2017
Christmas Parade Craft Show | Middleburg, VA

As part of Middleburg’s annual holiday celebration, Christmas in Middleburg, the Community Center will host a special craft show boasting the chance to shop from local and regional vendors and artisans.

Dec 2, 2017
Swedish Christmas Bazaar | Washington, DC

Held at the House of Sweden in Georgetown, this annual event hosts talented artisans and vendors selling beautifully crafted gifts, textiles, and books. Visitors will enjoy all of the unique goods available from glassware to Swedish delicacies and homemade bread. The event will wrap-up with traditional caroling by the Swedish St. Lucia Procession.

Dec 2, 2017
Loudoun Country Day School Parents Association Winter Market | Leesburg, VA

Enjoy shopping from a wide array of handmade goods and unique creations at Loudoun Country Day School Parents Association’s first annual Winter Market from 10 am to 2 pm.

Dec 2, 2017
Reston CC Gifts from the HeART Holiday Shopping | Reston, VA

This one-day event offers everyone an opportunity to enjoy holiday refreshments while perusing the many tables of original artwork that include ornaments, small and large paintings, notecards, textiles, pottery, sculpture, fused glass, and jewelry.

Dec 2-3, 2017
Holiday Fine Arts & Crafts Show at Ida Lee Recreation Center | Leesburg, VA

Shop local at Ida Lee Recreation Center! Featuring more than 90 local and regional artisans, shoppers will be sure to find the most delightful gifts for everyone on their lists. From candles, stained glass, and jewelry to carved wood and leather products, finding the perfect gift has never been easier. Admission and parking for this show are free.

Dec 2-3, 2017
Holiday Arts & Crafts Show at Audrey Moore RECenter | Annandale, VA

Experience one of Northern Virginia’s longest running arts and crafts show with plenty of great gifts to choose from. Top-quality handmade arts and crafts will be offered by nearly 100 of the area’s finest artisans.

Dec 2-3, 2017
City of Falls Church’s Holiday Craft Show | Falls Church, VA

Deck the halls during the holiday season with special gifts from this annual two-day craft show. Featuring more than 50 crafters and merchants, you’ll find unique handmade items, baked goods, and more!

Dec 2-3, 2017
Lovettsville Christkindlmarkt | Lovettsville, VA

As one of the “Top 10 Must-Visit Christkindlmarkts in the US,” the Lovettsville German Christmas Market is a can’t-miss “shopportunity” for all! Featuring more than 25 local artists, authentic German/Austrian food and libations, and live musical performances, this is a wonderful way to enjoy the holiday in the German tradition. Admission is $3 for those 13 and older, guests under 13 are free.

Dec 2-10, 2017
Holiday House Craft Show & Sale | Arlington, VA

This annual juried arts and crafts show features local artisans with beautiful and unique handmade wares perfect for a holiday gift. There are multiple days to choose from, as well as special children’s corner with items priced under $15.

Dec 3, 2017
Herndon Holiday Arts & Craft Show | Herndon, VA

With more than 70 vendors and craftspeople, the Herndon Holiday Arts & Crafts Show is a delightful destination for holiday shopping! Discover unique gifts, holiday décor, and handmade items for all of your gift-giving needs. Parking and admission are free.

Dec 8-10, 2017
Sugarloaf Craft Festival | Chantilly, VA

At the Sugarloaf Craft Festival, you’ll enjoy shopping, meeting artisans and crafters, and even the opportunity to see how some of the goods are made! This popular Festival boasts hundreds of booths featuring local and regional artists.

Dec 9, 2017
Harmony Holiday Bazaar Arts & Craft Show | Purcellville, VA

Enjoy more than shopping from more than 60 vendors, including 40+ local Loudoun County artisans selling handmade goods. You’ll be delighted with the selection of jewelry, pottery, fine arts, home decor, textiles, holiday items and gifts, gourmet food, and much more!

German Christkindlmarket | Reston, VA

Find German arts and crafts alongside some wonderful German food and beverages at the Christkindlmarket in Reston! This family-friendly event serves up a traditional outdoor Christmas market in Fairfax County. All proceeds will be donated to local charities.

McLean Holiday Crafts Show | McLean, VA

Featuring artisans from across the country, the McLean Holiday Crafts Show is a much-anticipated event for all gift-givers and handmade gift-lovers. This juried art show is a favorite for shoppers with a discerning eye. Visitors can expect to find the finest jewelry, pottery, glass, holiday décor, gourmet food, paper art, photography, and so much more!

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