Holiday season will be soon upon us! Christmas markets and holiday bazaars are a great way for those who are looking to get a head start on their gift purchases and holiday decorations. Several local communities in Northern Virginia have announced their annual holiday bazaar schedule. Here is a list of some you can expect in the coming months.
Northern Virginia Christmas Market
Northern Virginia kicks off the holiday season with the 18th annual Christmas Market at the Dulles Town Center. The market will feature more than 300 artisans from 25 states. Indulge in the best of arts and crafts, pottery, stained glass, including a wide variety of Christmas specials. Complete the experience by partaking in a food extravaganza featuring delectable holiday cookies, fruit cakes, pound cakes, jams and jellies. Admission is $8 for adults. Children under 12 enter free. (You can receive $1 off admission by bringing a canned food donation.)
Dulles Expo Center
4368 Chantilly Shopping Center
Chantilly, VA 20153
Friday, November 11, 2011 (10:00 AM-6:00 PM)
Saturday, November 12, 2011 (10:00 AM-6:00 PM)
Sunday, November 13, 2011 (10:00 AM-5:00 PM)
Phone: (757) 417-7771
Joyful Noise Holiday Bazaar and Bakeshop
Meet local artisans and artists and participate in an old-fashioned shopping extravaganza on November 5th, 2011. You will have access to an extensive selection of home décor, holiday decorations, pottery and holiday crafts. Some offerings include handmade journals/cards, beautiful jewelry and handmade clothing.
21326 Augusta Drive
Sterling, VA 20164
Date(s)/Time:Saturday, November 05, 2011 (9:00 AM-3:00 PM)
Phone: (703) 421-0268
Friends of the Caroline Library Holiday Bazaar
The Friends of the Caroline Library system in their Annual Holiday Bazaar will host their annual holiday bazaar on Saturday, December 3, 2011 from 9am to 2pm. A wide variety of crafts, jewelry, antiques, and holiday decorations will be available from over 50 vendors. Get a picture with Santa for a nominal price.
Caroline County Community Services Center
17202 Richmond Turnpike
Milford, VA 22514
Date(s)/Time: Saturday, December 03, 2011 (9:00 AM-2:00 PM)
Phone: (804) 633-4074