Holiday goals to find special gifts and shop locally? Perhaps even fit in a visit with Santa and some seasonal holiday adult beverages? The answer is a local holiday market!
Artist & Maker Happy Holiday Market Jersey City NJ
December 16, 19, 21, 22, 23 Mon-Fri, 4 PM-8 PM
Sat-Sun, 12 PM-6 PM
Shop for locally-made jewelry, candles, specialty food items and handmade gifts right outside the Grove Street PATH station. This market features emerging new makers and established artists offering one-of-a-kind items The open-air bazaar seeks to support handmade goods as an alternative to mass-produced items
Holiday Marketplace at HCCC Jersey City, NJ
December 14, 12 PM – 3 PM
Shop and support Hudson County Community College at their annual Holiday craft market featuring hademade crafts and gifts as well as activities and a visit with Santa for the little ones.
December 14, 15, 21, 22 11 AM – 6 PM
Stay warm as you wanderthe aisles at the Convention Hall in Asbury Park for the best regional artists, vendors, and shops selling art, jewelry, home goods and food gifts. You can also enjoy live music and enjoy seasonally food and drink. There’s a visit with Santa and holiday crafts for the children abd best of all- free holiday parking around the town every weekend leading up to Christmas.
Fri-Sun through December 22, 12 PM-7 PM
This is a rooftop European holiday market with over 25 vendors selling artisan gifts, seasonal foods and handmade toys. Live music and cocktails for the adults while kids visit with Santa!
December 14, 10 AM-5 PM
This garden center at Bear Creek Farm is hosting a group of handmade artists and makers in their greenhouse. Shop their artisanal wares for friends and family and stop by the petting area to vvisit with the bunnies and goats
Pitman Winter Village– Pitman NJ
December 14th, 5 PM – 9 PM
It’s a bit of a trek but a lifetime away! Visit this Victorian village, where you can shop for unique, handmade gifts more than 30 vendors. Children will love visiting with Santa or riding the free trolley. Make s’mores on one of the bonfires and sample wassail, wandering beneath the holiday lights.
Morris County Winter Farmers’ Market– Morristown, NJ
December 14 & 21, 10 AM-1 PM
Fill your Winter table with local treats from the Morris County Winter Farmers’ Market offering wares from more than 20 farmers and local food vendors. The hopes is to develop a local food system to allow patrons to eat seasonally as well as locally. Shop fredh produce, farm-raised beef, pork and poultry and fresh seafood. Don;t miss the baked goods and if baking yourself- farm fresh eggs!
Bell Works Fresh Holiday Market -Holmdel, NJ
Now through December 18, Wednesdays, 12PM – 6PM
If the weather outside looks frightful, you can still shop at this indoor market with 80+ local farmers, the market will be taking place every Wednesdayleading up to Christmas. Santa Claus will be in attendance each week, and available for photos! Bell Works Fresh will also be running and coat and toy drive for the community YMCA.