Holiday Craft Fairs and Markets

Tis’ the season! Start marking off that holiday shopping list or find one-of-a-kind holiday décor at one of these Pikes Peak region holiday markets.

Holiday Craft & Vendor Fair – Sunday, November 3, 2018 – The second annual Holiday Craft & Vendor Show will be held at the El Paso County Fairgrounds. With more than 50 artisans and vendors, there is something sure to catch your eye. Santa is rumored to make a special appearance.

Where: El Paso County Fairgrounds
When: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. 
Admission: $2

World Holiday Market – Saturday, November 3, 2018 – This fair-trade themed market is perfect for the socially responsible spender. With each fair-trade item benefiting nonprofits and each of their missions, these are gifts that keep on giving. 

Where: Broadmoor Community Church
When: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Admission: Free

Colorado Springs Holiday Food and Gift Festival – Friday – Sunday, November 9-11, 2018 – Featuring over 200 exhibitors this festival will provide shoppers with unique gifts that cannot be found anywhere else. From vintage treasures and arts to gourmet food there is no shortage of holiday fun. 

Where: Colorado Springs Expo Center
When: Friday/Saturday: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. | Sunday: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Admission: TBD

Winter Craft Fair – Saturday, November 10, 2018 – After spending some time at the park head over to this local craft fair for some homemade gifts, jams and jellies, woodwork, and more all while supporting El Paso County’s Nature Centers. 

Where: Fountain Creek Nature Center
When: 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Admission: Free

Vintage Market Days – “Home for the Holidays” – Friday, November 16 – Sunday, November 18, 2018 – Featuring Colorado’s best vendors. Discover hand-crafted and vintage goods, décor, seasonal plantings and more. 

Where: Norris Penrose Event Center
When: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Admission: $5

Commonwheel Artists Co-op Holiday Market – November 16 - December 31, 2018 – Find the perfect hand-crafted holiday gift for someone created by talented, local artists. Each piece is made with price and quality in mind to give you the most bang for your buck.

Where: Commonwheel Artists Co-Op
When: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Admission: Free

Cottonwood Holiday Art & Gift Market – November 24, 2018 – Shop local this Small Business Saturday and find 100 percent locally made goodies for your Christmas shopping list. Find out more on Small Businesses Saturday here. 

Where: Cottonwood Center for the Arts
When: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Admission: Free     

Annual Colorado College Arts & Crafts Sale – November 30 - December 2, 2018 – Support local this holiday season. Wrap up amazing, one-of-a-kind gifts from artists like Bemis’ very own extraordinary instructors Jeremiah Houck, Jamie Howard, Alyson Blanton, and Hilary McCandless-Beard! 

Where: Colorado College Worner Campus Center
When: Times vary depending on day
Admission: Free                                     

Holiday Maker’s Market – Saturday, December 1, 2018 – Get some unique gifts as well as locally made baked goods, food, ceramics, jewelry and more. These sweet treats are sure to satisfy even the most demanding sweet tooth. 

Where: BonBon Bombardier
When: 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Admission: Free

Winter Craft Sale – Thursday-Friday, December 6 & 7, 2018 – Support local businesses and artists at the Winter Craft Sale. 

Where: Citizens Service Center, Room 1017
When: 9– 12 p.m.
Admission: Free

Manitou Community Market – Friday, December 7, 2018 – Support local Manitou Springs businesses and artists at the Manitou Community Market.

Where: Manitou Art Center
When: 5 – 8 p.m.
Admission: Free

Social Impact Holiday Pop-up Market – Friday-Saturday, December 7 & 8, 2018 – Shop for sweet treats and sustainable goods at Pikes Peak Market. 

Where: Pikes Peak Market
When: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Admission: Free

Craft Fair and Silent Auction – Saturday, December 8, 2018 – From local goods to silent auction deals, this is one craft fair that you won't want to miss. 

Where: Palmer High School Gym
When: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Admission: Free

Holiday Jewelry Trunk Show – Saturday, December 8, 2018 – Enjoy hot apple cider and holiday goodies while shopping around for holiday jewelry. 

Where: Commonwheel Artists Co-op
When: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Admission: Free

Santa's Workshop and Bazaar – Saturday, December 15, 2018 – First Annual Santa's Workshop and Bazaar presented by the Mom Boss Society. Holiday Shopping event featuring 50+ Vendors, local artisans, and makers. Meet and Greet with Santa, Make and Take crafts for kids and adults, plus find the Elf. 

Where: City Auditorium
When: 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Admission: Free

Crafted Colorado Handmade Market – Christmas Ornament Workshop – Saturday, December 15, 2018 – Take out the old and bring in the new – ornaments that is. Learn how to handcraft two ornaments to give someone special or use them to decorate your own holiday tree. All materials will be provided for this event. 

Where: 327 S. Tejon Street 
When: 2 – 5 p.m. 
Admission: $20

Vegan Holiday Market – Saturday, December 15, 2018 – The Colorado Springs Vegan Events Pop-up Market will feature 100% vegan food, health and beauty products, clothing, specialty products, and more. 

Where: Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center
When: 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. 
Admission: Free