New England Holiday Markets Guide 2016

Holiday markets are in full swing right now with festive venues to visit all over New England. If your shopping list could use some handmade foods and gifts this year then look over the events below to help make your plan. These markets are not your usual craft fair! Expect to find foods and products by high quality local makers who often run their small businesses and farms in your area. In addition, at some events you will find food trucks, kids activities and live music. Markets are the best way to browse, discover and buy one of a kind gifts that are 100% local and 100% special.

RHODE ISLAND
Providence Holiday Market
November 24th - December 22nd
Every Saturday 11am - 4pm
Grant's Block, Corner Of Westminster & Union Streets
Providence, RI
www.providenceri.com
Admission - Free

34th Annual Foundry Artist Show & Sale
Dec. 2-4 & Dec. 9-11
Fridays 12pm - 8pm, Saturdays 10am-6pm, Sundays 10am-6pm
The Pawtucket Armory Arts Center
172 Exchange St., Pawtucket, RI
www.foundryshow.com

PVD Artisans Holiday Show
Dec. 18
10am-4pm
The Hope Artiste Village, 1005 Main St, Pawtucket, RI
Admission - free
Learn more

MASSACHUSETTS
South Boston Holiday Market
December 3 & 4
11AM-6PM
Innovation and Design Building
23 Drydock Ave. South Boston MA
Admission – Free
www.newenglandopenmarkets.com

13th Annual SOWA Holiday Market
December 10 & 11
Sat 11am-6pm, Sun 11am-5pm
Benjamin Franklin Institute
41 Berkeley Street, Boston MA
Admission – $5, under 12 free
www.sowaholidaymarket.net

Salem Holiday Market
December 17 & 18
12pm-6pm
Old Town Hall
32 Derby Square, Salem MA
Admission – Free
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Bust Craftacular Boston
December 17 & 18
11am - 6pm
Cyclorama at the Boston Center for the Arts
539 Tremont Street, Boston, MA
Admission - $3
www.bust.com/boston/bust-craftacular-boston

NEW HAMPSHIRE
2016 Intown Manchester Holiday Market
Thursdays December 1st, 8th, 15th
10am-5.30pm
Saturday December 10
9am-3pm
Bradley Sullivan Plaza
1000 Elm St, Manchester, NH
Admission - free
www.intownmanchester.com

CONNECTICUT
PopShop Market
December 4
10am-3pm
The Warehouse @ Fairfield Theatre Company
70 Sanford St, Fairfield, CT
Admission - free
www.popshopmarket.com

The Dudley Farm Holiday Open House & Market
Saturday, December 3 & 10
9am-2pm
The Dudley Farm, 2351 Durham Rd, Guilford, CT
www.dudleyfarm.com

VERMONT
Richmond Holiday Market
December 3
9am – 3pm
Main Street, Richmond VT
Learn more

12th Annual Touch of Vermont Holiday Gift Market
December 10
9am – 4pm
Montpelier City Hall Auditorium, Montpelier VT
www.touchofvt.org

MAINE
8th Annual Picnic Holiday Sale
December 11
11am-6pm
Portland Company, 58 Fore Street, Portland, Maine
www.picnicportland.com

MECA (Maine College of Art) Holiday Sale
December 2, 5pm–9pm
December 3, 10am–5pm
Maine College of Art, Porteous Building
522 Congress Street Portland, Maine
www.meca.edu

Photo: Melissa DiPalma

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