Around Town: Holiday Markets

This weekend, skip the stress of traffic and parking! Jump aboard Advance Transit and explore the Upper Valley’s holiday markets, happening all around town.

Your Guide to This Weekend’s Markets (December 8-9)

AVA’s Holiday Exhibition and Sale (Blue-Red Route)

Now through Dec 30, AVA showcases the incredible work of local artists from Vermont and New Hampshire. Find unique gifts while supporting our vibrant artistic community!

Bugbee Holiday Craft Fair (Orange Route)

Friday (1-5pm) and Saturday (9am-2pm) at the Bugbee Community Center. Support local crafters and enjoy a jewelry bazaar, a café, and more! All proceeds benefit Bugbee’s mission to help seniors age independently.

Handmade Holiday Market at CraftStudies Studio & School (Green or Orange Route)

Saturday (10am-2pm), discover one-of-a-kind gifts crafted by over 20 local makers! From pottery to jewelry, find treasures that support our talented artisans.

51st Annual Christmas Show & Sale in Lebanon (Blue-Red Route)

Running until Dec 24, explore the Lebanon Art & Crafts Association’s show for unique handmade gifts. Family-friendly and festive!

2nd Annual WinterFest at The Junction (Green and Orange Route)

Saturday (9:30am-3:30pm), join the one-stop holiday shop benefiting Visiting Nurse and Hospice of VT & NH. Spread joy and support community programs!

Winter Market Saturday at Putnam’s Vineyard (Orange Route)

From 10am-2pm, celebrate the holidays with a rotating Winter Market! Support local creators and find the perfect gifts.

Visit Santa at Katie’s Cookies (Blue-Red Route)

From 1-3pm, don’t miss the chance to meet Santa! Bring the kids and make memories at Katie’s Cookies.

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