Check Off Your Holiday List at these Local Shopping Events

By: Scott Davis | November 14, 2016

The holidays are right around the corner, which means many of us will be heading to the local retail stores. But did you know there are plenty of holiday shopping festivals and events happening in the metro Detroit area that could offer some special gifts and treats for those on your list. Here are ten upcoming arts and crafts markets, expos, and festivals to check out this holiday season.

Rochester Downtown Holiday Expo, 11/14

Get a head start on your holiday shopping this week as the Downtown Rochester Holiday Expo starts on November 14 with free admission, refreshments, and door prizes.

Arts & Greens, 11/18-11/20

If you are looking for something a little more artful during your holiday gift shopping, the Arts & Greens Holiday Festival has just what you are looking for. Unique arts and crafts along with special holiday caroling makes for a great way to get in the holiday spirit.

Twisted Cakes Holiday Bazaar, 11/19

With numerous vendors including Salikas Jewels, Sandy’s Land Entertainment, Chanel’s Bling, and many more, Twisted Cakes Holiday Bazaar is sure to have everything you need to get your holiday shopping done.

Royal Oak Holiday Arts & Crafts Marketplace 11/19

The 34th Annual Holiday Arts and Craft Marketplace is Royal Oak’s largest juried arts and crafts show featuring over 100 local artisans and crafters.

Eastern Market Holiday Market, starts 11/22

This year’s Holiday Markets at Eastern Market will begin on November 22 and will give you the chance to finish your holiday shopping along with finding that perfect Christmas tree.

Ann Arbor Art & Craft Festival, 12/3

The 33rd Annual Art & Craft Festival will take place on December 3rd with plenty of handcrafted goods and treats to choose from.

North Rosedale Park Holiday Bazaar, 12/3

North Rosedale small businesses will showcase their unique gifts, delicious food, holiday decor, and more at the North Rosedale Park Holiday Bazaar.

Vintage Market Christmas at the Cottage 12/4

With over 130 vendors offering the best Christmas gifts and home decor, Vintage Market Christmas at the Cottage has plenty of options for everyone.

Northville Tinsel & Treasures Holiday Market, 12/9 – 12/11

The Tinsel & Treasures Holiday Marketplace to the Northville Community Center returns on December 9 and runs until December 11. The 37th annual showcase will feature 75 well curated artists and craftspeople offering unique holiday gifts and home decor.

Farmington Hills Holiday Shopping Expo 12/10

The Farmington Hills Shopping Expo returns to the Costick Center on December 10 with the best showcase of toys, woodwork, jewelry, holiday displays, and more.