It’s that time of year folks! The air starts to bite, holiday songs haunt the streets, and makers and shoppers alike from all over Minnesota gear up for some of the biggest markets of the year. If you’re looking for opportunities to find thoughtful Minnesota made gifts that support the local community, then check out these markets stocked with @MakersofMN for the holiday season!
Thanksgiving Weekend Winter Markets, November 29 – December 1 at Sociable Cider Werks
See a different lineup of artists every day this Black Friday weekend. On Fridays, we wear plaid.
Black Friday on Broadway, November 29 and 30 on West Broadway in Minneapolis
The name says it all: if you’re psyched about Black Friday and want to shop local, don’t miss this event.
Excelsior Christkindlsmarkt, November 29 – December 1 in Downtown Excelsior
Inspired by traditional German open-air markets, this event has it all: entertainment, food, and a festive atmosphere.
Tattersall Holiday Market, December 14 at Tattersall Distilling
Shop for friends and family while enjoying a beverage and exploring the selections of local artisans.
European Christmas Market, December 6 – 8, 13 – 15, and 20 – 22 at Union Depot
Bundle up for this sixth annual event and enjoy tasty European-inspired food and drink while shopping for holiday gifts.
Christmas at the Courthouse Holiday Bazaar, November 23 – 24 at the Washington County Historic Courthouse in Stillwater
This annual event features live music, displays, and local goods all in the Historic Courthouse in Stillwater.
Northeast Winter Market, December 15 at Solar Arts by Chowgirls
Support local food vendors while enjoy music on vinyl, drinks, and activities.
The Minneapolis Craft Market hosts a number of markets throughout November and December. For a full schedule visit their events page, but here are just a few of the Minneapolis Craft Markets this season:
Holidazzle, Thursdays through Sundays from November 29-December 22 at Loring Park
Come to Loring Park for one of the biggest Twin Cities holiday events featuring live music, fireworks, giveaways, ice skating and more.
A Handmade Holiday Market, December 7, 14, and 21 at Lakes & Legends Brewing Company
Snag some handmade holiday gifts while sipping Belgian-style beers at this one-stop shop featuring new artists every Saturday.
A Very Vintage Holiday Market, December 8 at the Machine Shop
Find pre-loved gems (and reduce waste!) at the December edition of the Minneapolis Vintage Market. Check out early bird admission tickets to be one of the first to set sights on these goods.
North Loop Holiday Bazaar, December 1 at Modist Brewing Company
Visit Modist Brewing Company for an indoor market featuring 35 vendors—and there’s beer of course.
Old St. Anthony Holiday Bazaar, December 15 at the Machine Shop
Find anything you need from jewelry to home goods to body care products at this historic event.
Plate & Parcel Holiday Market, Saturdays and Sundays through December 22
Formerly the Linden Hills Holiday Market, Plate & Parcel remains a hub of farmers, foodies and artists.
Savor, Shop and Skate at Keg and Case this Holiday Season.
Outdoor Holiday Market popping-up Black Friday through Christmas Eve.
In addition to our bustling market we’re expanding for the Holidays with 20 local Artisan pop-ups, featuring an array of unique gifts and tasty treats! Take photos with Santa, visit our tree farm and take a spin on our community ice rink.