Baltimore is home to so many awesome makers and creators! Here are some of our favorite area holiday markets where you can shop “made in Charm City!”

our fav baltimore holiday markets

Makers Market
Saturday, December 3rd | 10 AM – 5 PM | Green Spring Station

What can you expect at Makers Market? Modeled after the Bryant Park holiday craft bazaar in New York City, Makers Market is a one day holiday marketplace extravaganza! It includes wares from more than 38 local artisans coupled with the wonderful boutiques at Green Spring Station. Think making meets style. In addition to trunk shows, complimentary wrapping, and specials at all of Green Spring’s merchants, enjoy expert gift advice, get ‘done up’ at the bun-and-braid style bar, find your perfect holiday lip shade, mix cocktails with the mixology pros from Tark’s, indulge in delicious fare at Green Spring’s locally owned restaurants, and more. Don’t miss (cool) progeny’s girls’ day out pass! MORE

Benefit Baltimore Market
Tuesday, November 29th | 5 PM – 10 PM | Peabody Heights Brewery in Waverly

Eat, Drink, Shop & Be Merry as you support 5 local Baltimore City non-profits This Giving Tuesday head to Peabody Heights Brewery for a makers market with food trucks and beer all while supporting Baltimore City non-profits. 20+ Baltimore makers will set-up shop along with several Baltimore food trucks at Peabody Heights Brewery in Waverly. Each maker, food truck and Peabody will be giving a percentage of their sales to a Baltimore City non-profit! Check out the website for more information on the non-profits, makers, food trucks and much more. MORE

A Holiday Shop: Taken at The Strand Theatre
Thursdays & Fridays, 3 PM – 9 PM, Saturdays 9 AM – 9 PM | The Strand Theatre

Taken is opening a 5 week holiday-themed pop up shop at the Strand Theater in partnership with the Hamilton|Lauraville Main Street Association. Support Maryland based artists and makers by shopping at Taken this holiday season! They’re also offering a selection of DIY classes. MORE

Made in Baltimore Pop-Up by Industrial Arts Collective
Friday, December 2nd –  December 31st| Days/Hours Vary | Above Double Dutch in Hampden

Celebrate the opening of the 4th Made In Baltimore pop-up storefront, featuring exclusively locally-made products! This time they’re on The Avenue in Hampden, on the second floor above Double Dutch. Check out products from over 40 local makers, and grab a drink from Union Craft Brewing and Baltimore Whiskey Company! MORE

Makers Alley
Saturday, December 3rd | 10 AM – 3 PM | Local Color Flowers

Stop by Local Color Flowers’ studio in Charles Village on Saturday, December 3rd from 9AM-1PM. Come shop for holiday gifts from a talented group of fine craft and food vendors including Woot!Granola, Red Prairie Press, Milkweed Lane, HappyHeat and more! Makers Alley is family-friendly and will include festive live music from local Baltimore musicians. MORE

Baltimore Womens Maker Collective Pop-Up
Saturday, December 3rd and Sunday, December 4th | 11 AM – 5 PM | Open Works

This Pop is the closing event for Baltimore Women’s Maker Collective’s XXChange Exhibition: a month-long multi layered showcase featuring regional artists. They are showcasing over 30 local inspires self-identifying women makers of handmade arts and crafts: ceramics, home goods, apparel, textile, jewelry and more. MORE

Holistic Holiday Pop-Up Shop
Sunday, December 4th | 10 AM – 3 PM | Mt. Vernon Place 

Join 15 guest vendors and the permanent vendors of the Mount Vernon Marketplace for a fun, healthy holiday gift shopping party!The vendors of the Mount Vernon Marketplace will also be offering healthy specials & deals. So come out, get some lunch & something to sip on, and then shop these local vendors to get your holiday gift giving done. Wouldn’t that be such a stress relief?MORE  

Merry Mart
Sunday, December 4th | 11 AM – 5 PM | Creative Alliance 

Shop a diverse mix of handmade items by artisans from Baltimore and beyond this Holiday Season!  Merry Mart is an annual juried holiday craft market that showcases high-quality handmade arts and crafts including; clothing, handbags, accessories, ceramics, soaps, kids’ toys, mixed media, jewelry and great art! Bring your kids to Creative Alliance’s free drop-in arts workshop from noon to 5 pm. MORE

Handmade in Hampden Happy Hour- Kid’s Edition
Friday, December 9th | 4 PM – 6 PM | Play Cafe

“Handmade in Hampden” by kids! BYOB happy hour at Play Cafe where neighborhood kids will be selling their handmade crafts, mosaics and prints. Perfect timing for getting a little Christmas shopping done AND checking out the 34th street lights. MORE

Holiday Heap
Saturday, December 10th | 10 AM – 5 PM | Space 2640

See 50+ amazing independent crafters at the 10th annual HOLIDAY HEAP CRAFT FAIR presented by the Charm City Craft Mafia! Shop handmade and local for all your holiday needs on Saturday, December 10th from 10am-5pm. FREE! There is a ticketed “early bird” shopping hour from 9am-10am. MORE

 

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