Well we might be ahead of ourselves here, but Christmas really is just around the corner! All the stores can get ahead of the game, so why can’t we… right? Edmonton has heaps of fantastic Christmas craft fairs coming our way, and it’s definitely worth marking them on the calendar. They're great places to find decorations, winter gear, or great gift ideas. Show your loved ones how much you care with something unique and handmade. And even if you don’t buy anything, they'll help you get into the Christmas spirit!
ChatterBlock‘s Calendar of Top Christmas Craft Fairs
November 16, 2019 – Alberta Avenue Community Centre, EdmontonGet “Fired Up” for Christmas and view all the locally made pottery that this craft sale has to offer. With more than 80 local potters represented, you’re sure to find a style to suit every taste – great for gifts! Join them for a tea or coffee and browse through the one-of-a-kind pieces.
November 10, 2019 – Dutch Canadian Centre / Home of the Scandinavians, EdmontonThe only Scandinavian Christmas market in Edmonton! Find an array of crafts, anywhere from knitting to designer goods, to cookbooks for ethnic recipes. Also, dive into Scandinavian culture at lunch by trying out their food. I hear they’ve got 75 pounds of potatoes ready to be eaten, so show up with an empty stomach!
November 23, 2019 – Beverly Heights Recreation Centre, EdmontonHelp support Beverly Heights Community League programs and events and visit the 50 tables of quality hand made crafts. This craft show includes free admission, a door prize, 50/50 draw, raffle table, and some tasty treats from the home made bake sale. Make this the biggest year yet for them!
November 21 – 24, 2019 – Edmonton Expo Centre, EdmontonNot specifically a Christmas craft fair but a shopping event that gives enlightened shoppers the opportunity to buy unique, ethically made goods from top artisans from all over Canada. Make It is devoted to creating positive opportunities for artists, crafters, designers and musicians. Check out this more modern, funky vibe , enjoy the live music and try some food that will just melt in your mouth.
November 28-December 1, 2019 – Butterdome, University of Alberta, EdmontonThe Butterdome Craft Sale offers a one-stop gift shop for all the special people that on your list this Christmas. Go see over 280 of the country’s best artists, artisans and designers for four days only! Everything is in one huge festive marketplace to help you select unique Canadian handmade gifts that will be treasured by all who receive them. This is the #1 choice of more than 30,000 loyal customers as the place to buy their gifts for the holiday season!
November 17, 2019 - Alberta Aviation Museum, Edmonton
Hosted by the Second Chance Animal Rescue Society, the SCARS Christmas Craft Fair features over 75 local businesses selling handmade goods including glassware, woodwork, knitwear, jewelry, baby products, treats, and more. There will also be a meet and greet with some of SCARS's rescue animals who are looking for a new home. Part of the event's proceeds will go towards helping provide veterinary care for rescued animals. You are welcome to bring your own animal to the fair!
November 2, 2019 - Ermineskin Community League, Edmonton
As soon as the Halloween decorations are packed away, the Ermineksin Christmas Craft Fair is ready to help you get ready for the holidays. You'll find Christmas decorations and decor, home-made treats, candles, kid's gifts, and lots more.
November 30, 2019 - Terwillegar Community Church, Edmonton
There's not shortage of handmade goods and gifts at this Christmas market. Over 60 artisans will be displaying their creations at Terwillegar Community Church. You'll find everything from locally made chocolates and treats to glassworks and jewelry. As an added bonus, parking and admission are free!
November 16 & 17, 2019 - Hazeldean Community League, Edmonton
Don't miss this chance to get a head start on your Christmas shopping! For only a $1 donation at the door, you're invited to browse crafts and treasures from 26 local artisans. Donations go towards Edmonton's 75th Pathfinders. There will be door prizes and hot drinks and snacks available at the concession.
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