Ultimate Guide to Christmas Craft Fairs in Metro Vancouver (as of November 20, 2017)

Ultimate Guide to Christmas Craft Fairs in Metro VancouverWhether you are utterly lacking in crafting abilities, like I am, or in search of inspiration, a visit to a few Christmas craft fairs is a must-do holiday tradition. The majority of the craft fairs happen in November. Spend time amongst snowmen, angels, Santa decorations. Guaranteed the air will be filled with holiday-smells!

We’ve compiled a comprehensive list of all the craft fairs happening across Metro Vancouver. If we have missed one please send an email to vancouver@familyfuncanada.com and we will get our list updated faster than a snowflake melts.

The list of Christmas craft fairs is growing daily! To help you find the events closest to you, click on the city-name below and you will be taken to that section of the list. Happy shopping!

Abbotsford | Britannia Beach | Burnaby | Chilliwack | Coquitlam |Delta | Langley | Maple Ridge | Mission | New Westminster | North Vancouver | Pitt Meadows | Port Coquitlam | Port Moody | Richmond | Surrey | Vancouver | West Vancouver


Glenda’s Christmas Cottage:

Celebrating 29 years of spreading Christmas magic in Abbotsford. The charming Christmas cottage, in the Abbotsford countryside, is packed full of unique & wonderful Christmas decorations.
When: November 1 – December 23, 2017 (closed Mondays)
Time: 10am – 5pm (Tues – Sat) & noon – 5pm (Sun); Fridays open late until 7:30pm
Where: Glenda’s Christmas Cottage
Address: 4557 Mt. Lehman Rd, Abbotsford

St Ann’s Christmas Market

The annual Christmas Market features more than 80 vendors and lots of live entertainment.
When: November 3rd & 4th, 2017
Time: 4pm – 9pm (Fri) & 9am – 4pm (Sat)
Where: St. Ann’s Catholic Church
Address: 33333 Mayfair Avenue, Abbotsford

Handpicked Pop-Up Christmas Market:

You’ll find makers, creators & some amazing collectors loaded up with all of their specialties & uniquely curated designs. Parking is free. Admission is $5.00 and kids 12 & under are free! Come and peruse the talent, shop small all while supporting local makers from around the Valley.
When: November 10 – 11, 2017
Time: 4pm – 9pm (Fri); 10am – 4pm (Sat)
Where: Quality Hotel & Conference Centre
Address: 36035 North Parallel Road, Abbotsford

West Coast Christmas Show & Artisan Marketplace:

The West Coast Christmas Show is Western Canada’s leading holiday-season show that brings together 200+ exhibits featuring holiday gifts, fancy foods, decor ideas and handmade artisan products. There is fun for the kids in Santa’s Workshop and everyone will enjoy wandering through a Christmas fantasy of decorated Christmas trees set up by charities.
Date: November 17 – 19, 2017
Time: 2pm – 9pm (Fri); 10am – 6pm (Sat); 10am – 5pm (Sun)
Where: Tradex Exhibition Centre
Address: 1190 Cornell Street, Abbotsford

Spread the Aloha Market:

Head to Highstreet for the Holiday edition of the Spread the Aloha market! Admission is free and parking is free. Visit your favourite local vendors at the Highstreet Community Centre – across from Envision Financial and right by Milestones. Find the perfect gift. There will be something for everyone: kids and adults clothing, bath products, jewelry, stationary, teething jewelry and more! First 25 people (one per family) will get a swag bag filled with goodies from our vendors! aloha kai apparel will be celebrating their first birthday with custom cookies by Andrea’s Oven (while supplies last!).
When: November 19, 2017
Time: 10am – 3pm
Where: Highstreet Shopping Centre
Address: 3122 Mt Lehman Road, Abbotsford

The Olde Farmhouse at Christmas:

Nothing says Christmas like the charm of the country. More than 100 wonderful vendors will fill Tradex in Abbotsford. It will be 2 days of “junking”. Antiques, vintage, collectibles, handmade treasures, jewelry…treasures for everyone. Admission is $6 for one day; $8 for 2. Children 12 and under are FREE.
When: November 25 & 26, 2017
Time: 9am – 4pm (Sat); 10am – 4pm (Sun)
Where: Tradex in Abbotsford
Address: 1190 Cornell Street, Abbotsford

Cornerstone’s 5th Annual Christmas Craft Fair & Bazaar:

Cornerstones Christmas Craft fair is a fundraising event showcasing many unique vendors and their creative abilities just in time for the holidays! Yummy food, raffles, some live entertainment and more.
Date: November 25, 2017
Time: 9am – 3:30pm
Where: Cornerstone School
Address: 3970 Gladwin Road, Abbotsford
Phone: 604-859-7867 or 604-302-4601


Norway Craft Fair:

Enjoy Norwegian goods such as fine jewelry, art work, baked goods & Christmas crafts. Be sure to enjoy a homemade waffle or their famous open-faced sandwiches. Admission is free.
When: November 5, 2017
Time: 12pm – 4pm
Where: Scandinavian Community Centre
Address: 6540 Thomas Street, Burnaby

Chelsea Christmas Craft Fair:

Local vendors are ready to boost your seasonal shopping with their handmade treasures. Chelsea Christmas Craft Fair is a non-profit event to help raise funds for our Chelsea Crafters Guild, a non-profit seniors arts & crafts club. Our goal is to continue to create a social interactive fun place for seniors, some with disabilities to spend an afternoon with others, with refreshments at no cost to the seniors. Admission is FREE and there are door prizes to be won!
When: November 11 & 12, 2017
Time: 9am – 3pm (Sat) & 10am – 3pm (Sun)
Where: Chelsea Terrace
Address: 5899 Kincaid Street, Burnaby
Phone: 604-559-8444
Website: www.facebook.com/chelseacraftfair

Swedish Christmas Market:

Lots of traditional, hand-made Christmas crafts & treasures to take home! There will be coffee, drinks, sandwiches & pastries available for purchase. Admission is free.
When: November 18 & 19, 2017
Time: 11am – 4pm
Where: Scandinavian Community Centre
Address: 6540 Thomas Street, Burnaby

St. Thomas More’s The Knights Christmas Market:

The 28th Annual Knights Christmas Market is a well-attended pop-up style christmas market held throughout the school. It was formerly known as The STMC Christmas Craft Fair. The ​Knights Christmas Market is one of the most enjoyable events of the Christmas season. It is a great place to start your holiday shopping and snag some deals on unique gifts. With over 100 juried artisans you will be able to find gifts for all members of your family! There are door prizes, raffles, baked goods, bistro, book fair, photo booth, entertainment, children’s activities and lots of Christmas cheer.
When: November 18 & 19, 2017
Time: 11am – 4pm
Where: St. Thomas More Collegiate
Address: 7450 12th Avenue, Burnaby

Japanese Craft & Bake Fair:

Nikkei Centre Craft & Bake Fair is a popular annual event that attracts over 1000 visitors who are looking for gifts for the holiday season or simply want to take home delicious treats made by local artisans.
When: November 18 – 19, 2017
Time: 11am – 5pm
Where: Nikkei National Museum & Cultural Centre
Address: 6688 Southoaks Crescent, Burnaby
Phone: 604-777-7000

Deer Lake Craft Festival:

2017 marks the 46th anniversary of the Deer Lake Craft Festival. The event features hand-made crafts from more than 60 BC artisans. The kids will love the face-painting & children’s craft table. There will also be live music and entertainment. Admission & parking are free.
When: November 24 – 26, 2017
Time: 11am – 7pm (Fri); 10am – 5pm (Sat & Sun)
Where: Shadbolt Centre for the Arts
Address: 6450 Deer Lake Avenue, Burnaby

Swags & Bags:

Burnaby Gogos are creating fresh, green holiday door swags for their annual craft sale, plus one-of-a-kind bags, Safari Denim children’s wear, signature “gogo” totes, jewelry, unique stocking stuffers, Christmas crafts and yummy mixes (cookie, soup, hot cocoa). Free admission. Burnaby Gogos donates proceeds from their events to the Grandmothers Campaign, Stephen Lewis Foundation, to help African grandmothers who are turning the tide of AIDS in their communities.
WhenSunday, November 26
Time: 11:30 am – 3:00 pm
Where: Deer Lake United Church
Address:  5135 Sperling Ave., Burnaby
Contact: Joan 604-435-9458 or Arlene 604-566-4280

Scandinavian Craft Fair:

Arts and Crafts – Baked Goods – Christmas Goodies — Refreshments and much much more! The annual Scandinavian Craft Fair at the Scandinavian Centre, hosted by the Vancouver Finlandia Club. Lots of local vendors, Finnish & Scandinavian crafts and merchandise, plus your favourite baked goods! Scandinavian Deli will be open for lunch. Admission and parking are both free.
When: November 26, 2017
Time: 11am – 4pm
Where: Scandinavian Community Centre
Address: 6540 Thomas Street, Burnaby


4th Annual 2 Day Christmas Market:

Showcasing local home based businesses in the Fraser Valley. Handmade items, home decor, fashion, ceramics, sweet & treats, beauty and much much more! First 100 ladies each day through the door will receive a carnation. Kiddies crafts tables will be set up so you can shop in peace as well as face-painting. Food truck will be on location offering a great selection from their lunch menu!! 90+ door prizes to be won with proceeds going to a local charity. Admission is free.
When: November 4 & 5, 2017
Time: 10am – 3pm
Where: Landing Sports Centre
Address: 45530 Spadina Avenue, Chilliwack

Handmade for the Holidays:

Check out the 2nd annual “Handmade for the Holidays Market” and shop local & handmade this year! Shop from talented artisans and creatives for unique, locally made gifts for the holiday!
When: November 18, 2017
Time: 10am – 4pm
Where: Main Street Church
Address: 9325 Main Street, Chilliwack

Chilliwack Christmas Craft Market:

Come out and enjoy the 43rd Annual Chilliwack Christmas Craft Market. You will find quality handcrafted, one of a kind items for everyone on your list. Products are crafted from artisans throughout B.C. Explore aisles filled with gourmet preserves, delicious sweet treats, pottery, wood carved pieces, glass arts, bath and body care, jewelry, toys, clothing, home décor and so much more! Admission $4; kids 10 and under are free!
When: November 17 – 19, 2017
Time: noon – 8pm (Fri); 10am – 6pm (Sat); 10am – 4pm (Sun)
Where: Heritage Park, Chilliwack
Address: 44140 Luckakuck Way, Chilliwack

Chilliwack Christmas Craft Crawl:

Tour small boutique businesses in the country, featuring the very best in a wide variety of handcrafted gifting ideas! Shop in a relaxed and inviting atmosphere, with door prizes and refreshments at every stop on the tour. Pick up your Craft Crawl invite & tour map at any of the participating locations, have it stamped at all seven stops for a chance to win the Grand Prize Gift Basket. You’ll find something uniquely different at each stop of this juried event, including: pottery, soaps, honey, quilting, scarves, jewelry, garden gifts, original art paintings & gift cards, festive garlic & artisanal food products and much more!
When: November 23 – 26, 2017
Time: 10am – 5pm (Thurs – Sat) & 11am – 4pm (Sun)
Where: various locations in Chilliwack
Address: see the map for specific locations

A Country Christmas:

A handmade country Christmas event offering 70+ of BC’s amazing artisans. Admission will be a donation to basics for babies 93.7 JRfm – Today’s Hot Country (min $2 cash, diapers, formula, baby items only please)
When: November 26, 2017
Time: 10am – 5pm
Where: Tzeachten Hall
Address: 45855 Promontory Road, Chilliwack

All About Christmas Expo:

A fabulous Christmas Gift Expo, full of gift ideas, bargains and more from local home-based & small businesses! $3 admission and children 10 & under are FREE.
When: December 8 – 10, 2017
Time: 4pm – 9pm (Friday) & 10am – 4pm (Saturday & Sunday)
Where: Chilliwack Heritage Park
Address: 44140 Luckakuck Way, Chilliwack


Charles Best Winter Market:

This is an exclusive fundraising event that is held once a year with a huge variety of businesses all together under one roof. There will be door prizes, raffles, food & beverages.
When: November 28, 2017
Time: 6pm – 9pm
Where: Dr Charles Best Secondary School
Address: 2525 Como Lake Avenue, Coquitlam
Website: www.facebook.com/events

Family Retail Shopping Night Extravaganza:

With more than 40 vendors you are bound to find some great holiday gifts. There will be refreshments, raffles, a silent auction & more.
When: November 16, 2017
Time: 6pm – 9pm
Where: Maple Creek Middle School
Address: 3700 Hastings Street, Coquitlam


Silk Threads Christmas Craft Show:

2017 marks the 31st year of the Silk Threads Christmas Craft Show. Margaret Ryding converts her gorgeous Tsawwassen home into a Christmas wonderland. Hand-selected artists display their magical creations throughout Margaret’s home. This is a Christmas show not to be missed.
When: November 2 – 4, 2017
Time: 10am – 8pm (Thurs & Fri); 10am – 5pm (Sat)
Address: 4808 English Bluff Court, Tsawwassen

Creative Treasures Christmas Craft Fair:

You are guaranteed to find one-of-a-kind items at this craft fair as everything must be hand made! Admission is FREE, there is a tea room catered by Mr Moms World. All forms of payment are accepted.
When: November 8 – 11, 2017
Time: 10am – 5pm (Wed, Fri & Sat); 10am – 8pm (Thurs)
Address: 10379 Ladner Trunk Road, Delta (corner of #10 Hwy & 104th Street)

Shop Sweet Christmas Market:

Come enjoy a variety of sweet local artisans at our 3rd annual Christmas Market! A one-stop shop for everyone on your Christmas list. Admission is $5.
When: November 18, 2017
Time: 10am – 3pm
Where: Harris Barn
Address: 11664 Lyon Road, Delta

Cougar Canyon Elementary Market Place:

You are invited to the Cougar Canyon Market Place where you will find crafts, treats, and oodles of holiday shopping.
When: November 25, 2017
Time: 11am – 4pm
Where: Cougar Canyon Elementary
Address: 11664 Lyon Road, Delta


Langley Meadows Community Association 5th Annual Winter Craft Sale:

Dozens of vendors offering many unique items to help you complete your holiday shopping list.
When: November 4, 2017
Time: 10am – 3pm
Where: Langley Meadows Community School
Address: 2244 Willoughby Way, Langley

Murrayville Holiday Market:

A fantastic Christmas craft fair awaits at the Murrayville Hall. Admission is free and there will be more than 40 vendors in attendance.
When: November 17 & 18; December 8 & 9, 2017
Time: 4pm – 9pm (Nov 17 & Dec 8); 11am – 8pm (Nov 18 & Dec 9)
Where: Murrayville Hall
Address: 21667 48th Avenue, Langley
Website: www.facebook.com/MurrayvilleCraftFair

Belmont Elementary Craft Fair:

When: November 18, 2017
Time: 10am – 4pm
Where: Belmont Elementary School
Address: 20390 40 Avenue, Langley
Website: www.facebook.com

North Otter Elementary Craft Fair:

Support local school kids while getting a head start on your holiday shopping.
When: November 25, 2017
Time: 10am – 3pm
Where: North Otter Elementary School
Address: 5370 248th Street, Langley

Bloom Winter Market:

Shop Fort Langley’s Bloom Market, for handcrafted goods by local, independent artists and artisans from around BC!  The Market will feature quality, handcrafted goods by 40+ artisans, live holiday music, and festive treats. From art, glass, wood, jewellery, clothing, leather, knit wear, body products, paper goods, and more, you’re sure to find something for everyone on your list!  Admission is $2 for adults (children 12 and under are free). Free parking is available on Glover Rd and behind the Hall.
When: November 25 & 26, 2017
Time: 10am – 4pm
Where: Fort Langley Community Hall
Address: 9167 Glover Road, Fort Langley

Shift Handmade Holiday Remix:

Ditch the mall and hit up this remix of local, handmade, artisan & crafty goodness. Buy great gifts & support over 25 local businesses this holiday season. This is not your grandma’s craft fair!
When: December 2, 2017
Time: 10am – 5pm
Where: West Langley Hall
Address: 9400 208th Street, Langley

Maple Ridge

Hammond Elementary Bazaar & Craft Show:

Find holiday crafts, goodies & more at the Hammond Elementary Bazaar & Craft Show. Check out their Facebook page for more details as the event draws closer.
When: November 4, 2017
Time: 10am – 3pm
Where: Hammond Elementary
Address: 11520 203 Street, Maple Ridge

Whonnock Elementary’s Winter Wonderland Handmade Market:

Find holiday crafts, goodies & more at Whonnock Elementary’s 2nd annual Winter Market. Admission is free, there will be a concession stand and food truck on site. Everyone is asked to please bring a non-perishable donation for the food bank.
When: November 5, 2017
Time: 10am – 3pm
Where: Whonnock Elementary School
Address: 27471 112 Avenue, Maple Ridge

Maple Ridge Elementary 7th Annual Shopping Extravaganza:

Get your Christmas shopping done while support local home businesses. Free admission, concession, silent auction, and 50/50 draw. The list of vendors will be announced on their Facebook page soon.
When: November 17, 2017
Time: 5pm – 9pm
Where: Maple Ridge Elementary
Address: 20820 River Road, Maple Ridge

Laity View Elementary Homemade Winter Fair:

Laity View Elementary is pleased to present their 2nd Annual Handmade Winter fair. Tons of handmade vendors, baked goods donated by our wonderful parents of Laity View and even a food truck for when you get hungry shopping around!
When: November 18, 2017
Time: 10am – 3pm
Where: Laity View Elementary
Address: 21023 123 Avenue, Maple Ridge

Blue Mountain Elementary Winter Market:

Come join check out the first annual Blue Mountain Elementary Winter Market. Lots of shopping, food, and entertainment for the kids. Non-perishable food donations will be accepted for the local food bank. With over 40 tables of goodies, there’s something for everyone!
When: November 18, 2017
Time: 10am – 4pm
Where: Blue Mountain Elementary
Address: 12153 248 Street, Maple Ridge

Funky Finds Holiday Market:

Bring your Christmas on at Funky Finds Holiday Market where you will find over 50 artisans making local handcrafted goods ranging from candles, jewelry, clothing for babies and up, home baked delights, face and body care, home and garden décor, preserves and more. Please come and join us!
When: November 18, 2017
Time: 10am – 4pm
Where: Albion Fairgrounds
Address: 23448 105th Avenue, Maple Ridge

The Happening Arts and Crafts Fair:

The Happening Arts and Crafts Fair is celebrating their 25th anniversary in 2017. Experience more than 100 vendors. Parking is FREE, admission is $3, and the organizers request no strollers on the sales floor.
When: November 25 – 26, 2017
Time: 10am – 4pm (Sat) & 10am – 3pm (Sun)
Where: Thomas Haney Secondary School
Address: 23000 116th Avenue, Maple Ridge

Eric Langton Elementary Holiday Craft Fair:

With more than 100 new & returning vendors you are bound to find a whole slew of holiday treasures and make a sizeable dent in your shopping list. There is a raffle and admission is by donation.
When: December 3, 2017
Time: 10am – 4pm
Where: Eric Langton Elementary School
Address: 12138 Edge St,, Maple Ridge


Mission Christmas Craft Fair:

Back for the their 36th year, the Mission Arts Council presents the Mission Christmas Craft Fair. All 100+ vendors are juried artists so you can be guaranteed to find top-notch items for everyone on your Christmas shopping list. Admission is by donation.
When: November 4 – 5, 2017
Time: 10am – 5pm (Sat) & 10am – 4pm (Sun)
Where: Heritage Park Secondary – Clarke Theatre entrance
Address: 33700 Prentis Avenue, Mission

New Westminster

Artisan Crafts for Africa:

Artisan Crafts for Africa is a 3-day craft event featuring handmade, local, beautiful artisanal crafts. Free admission, free parking, wheelchair accessible. Sunday (Nov 5) is Family Day at the sale with special tables for kids to shop for family gifts, cookies to decorate and eat, ArtsToGo imagination station for kids’ crafts, BBQ hotdogs by donation. All proceeds to the Stephen Lewis Foundation’s Grandmothers Campaign .
When: November 3 – 5, 2017
Time: 4pm – 8pm (Fri), 10am – 3pm (Sat) & 11am – 2pm (Sun)
Where: Unifor Hall
Address: 326 12th Street, New Westminster

New West Craft Christmas Night Market:

New West Craft Christmas Night Market returns on Saturday, December 2 from 6pm to 9:30pm at River Market in beautiful downtown New Westminster. Shop over 50 handmade vendors. Enjoy live music and indulge in some delicious food and drinks. The best kind of shopping experience includes beer and wine. We will have both! This is a free and family-friendly event.
When: December 2, 2017
Time: 6pm – 9:30pm
Where: River Market
Address: 810 Quayside Drive, New Westminster
Website: www.facebook.com

North Vancouver

St Thomas Aquinas Christmas Craft Fair:

St. Thomas Aquinas Christmas Craft Fair is a pop-up style market held annually as a fundraiser for the high school. Enjoy their community tradition for shopping, door prizes, raffles, baked goods, lunch and Christmas cheer.
When: November 5, 2017
Time: 10am – 4pm
Where: St Thomas Aquinas
Address: 541 W Keith Road, North Vancouver

North Vancouver Holiday Bazaar:

North Vancouver Markets & Events is bringing back the North Vancouver Holiday Bazaar for it’s 4th year in North Vancouver. Happening November 18-19 and December 2-3, this North Shore holiday staple offers 100 local and handmade participating vendors each day.  With the first 100 people getting in free every day, folks will want to plan on showing up at the Bazaar’s venue early.
When: November 18 – 19 & December 2 – 3, 2017
Time: 10am – 4pm
Where: Carson Graham Secondary School
Address: 2145 Jones Avenue, North Vancouver

Fall for Local Holiday Market:

Come check out the best two-day shop small event to discover some of the best independent brands when we return to the North Shore for the 2017 Fall For Local Pop-Up Market. Tickets Include: unlimited re-entry all weekend long, more than 80 independent brands, FREE Gift wrapping station, FREE DIY Station by Il Fioraio Floral Design, FREE “Local Canvas Tote Bags” (first 50 guests on each day). Online tickets are $3; tickets at the door are $5 and cash only.
When: December 9 – 10, 2017
Time: 11am – 5pm
Where: The Pipe Shop Venue
Address: 115 Victory Ship Way, North Vancouver

Pitt Meadows

Pitt Meadows Elementary Christmas Craft Fair:

Enjoy an evening of Christmas shopping for the whole family. Over 30 vendors with wonderful Christmas gift ideas & services. Kids activity area, raffle prizes, cookie walk, concession & much more.
When: Tuesday, November 21, 2017
Time: 5:00pm to 8:00pm
Where: Pitt Meadows Elementary
Address: 11941 Harris Road, Pitt Meadows
Website: www.facebook.com

Port Coquitlam

Archbishop Carney’s Christmas Craft Fair:

Come and enjoy the sights and sounds of Christmas at Archbishop Carney’s Christmas Craft Fair. This two day event will have over 150 tables with unique selections of quality hand-crafted gifts; plus wonderful door prizes and raffle prizes to be won. The Christmas Craft Fair at Archbishop Carney is one of our family favourites; we look forward to this event every year. Admission is $3, Student & Seniors $1, Kids Free.
When: November 11 & 12, 2017
Time: 10am – 4pm (Sat); 10am – 3pm (Sun)
Where: Archbishop Carney Secondary School
Address: 1335 Dominion Avenue, Port Coquitlam

Riverside Secondary Winter Market:

2017 marks the 22nd annual Winter Market & Craft Fair at Riverside Secondary. There will be more than 100 crafters, artisans & vendors as well as a concession, bake sale & basket raffles. Admission is $2 for adults; kids 12 & under are FREE. Hold onto your entrance ticket as that is your ticket for the door prize.
When: November 18, 2017
Time: 10am – 4pm
Where: Riverside Secondary School
Address: 2215 Reeve Street, Port Coquitlam

Port Moody


Thompson Community Centre Holiday Market

Join us for one of the first holiday markets featuring over 50 vendors.  Start your holiday shopping early all while enjoying free craft workshops, live music and food sampling.
Date: Sunday, November 5, 2017
Time: 10am-3pm
Where: Thompson Community Centre
Address: 5151 Granville Avenue, RichmondRichmond
Email: Thompson@richmond.ca

Dixon Craft Fair:

Get a head start on holiday shopping with 38+ artisans displaying their talents. Keep the kids busy while you shop – visit the cake walk, gingerbread house decorating & many other activities. With raffles, wine auction & much much more, there’s something for everyone. Bring your family, friends & neighbours for a night of merriment & mirth! Admission is free.
Date: November 15, 2017
Time:  6 – 8:30pm
Address:  9331 Diamond Road, Richmond

Steveston Christmas Craft Fair:

Richmond’s biggest Christmas Craft Fair returns to the Steveston Community Centre on November 26th. With more than 160 tables of juried home-crafted arts, baking, canning, jewelry, textiles, toys and other treats you are sure to complete much of your gift-buying for this holiday season. Admission is by donation.
When: November 25, 2017
Time: 10am – 4pm
Where: Steveston Community Centre
Address: 4111 Moncton Street, Richmond

Britannia Shipyards Christmas Craft Fair:

Come out to the First Annual Britannia Shipyards Christmas Craft Fair! With 30+ artisan vendors, this event will be the perfect place to pick up one a kind gifts for you or your loved ones this season. Hosted in the historic Seine Net Loft, come and experience this unique kind locale in the historic Steveston. Admission is FREE!
When: December 2, 2017
Time: 11:00am – 4:30pm
Where: Seine Net Loft
Address: 5180 Westwater Drive, Richmond
Phone: 604-238-8050


North Surrey Handmade Market:

More than 30 vendors will be showcasing their handmade items at the 2017 North Surrey Handmade Market.
When: November 4, 2017
Time: 10am – 3pm
Where: Ecole Riverdale Elementary
Address: 14835 108A Avenue, Surrey

Maple Green Elementary Craft Fair:

Come out and find that unique gift you’ve been looking for! The fair has amazing vendors booked to help you finish that Christmas shopping early. Not only will this be less holiday stress for you, but you will also have supported local businesses and helped provide students with educational resources!
Date: November 17, 2017
Time: 2pm – 7pm
Where: Maple Green Elementary
Address: 14898 Spenser Dr, Surrey

White Rock Elementary Winter Craft Fair:

More than 30 local artisans and vendors.
Date: November 17, 2017
Time: 2:30pm – 7pm
Where: White Rock Elementary
Address: 1273 Fir Street, Surrey

Alex House Christmas Craft Fair:

White Rock is teaming with talented artists. In light of the very successful craft fairs in the past, Alexandra House is hosting another Christmas Craft Fair in 2017.
When: November 18, 2017
Time: 9am – 3pm
Where: Alexandra House
Address: 2916 McBride Avenue, Surrey

Crafty Affaire Holiday Market:

Local Handmade Holiday Shopping! Crafty Affaire Market is where you’ll find handmade creations, one-of-a-kind treasures and delicious treats for all! Swag bags for the first 25 customers. Admission $2. Kids free.
When: November 18, 2017
Time: 10am to 5pm
Where: Ocean Park Community Hall
Address: 1577 128 Street, South Surrey
Website: www.craftyaffaire.com

Sunshine Ridge Craft Market:

Sunshine Ridge is hosting a craft market in support of Chain of Love homes for abandoned and abused children in Brazil. Come and browse a varied selection of handmade goods in our gym, and enjoy a specialty coffee and some live music.
When: November 18, 2017
Time: 10am – 2pm
Where: Sunshine Ridge Baptist Church
Address: 6230 120th Street, Surrey

Heart to Home Holiday Market:

Renowned local artists will dazzle shoppers with original paintings, handcrafted jewelry, one-of-a-kind cards, children’s books, stunning silk scarves, cozy hand-knit wraps & more! While you shop enjoy a cup of warm apple cider and live music.
When: November 18 & 19, 2017
Time: noon – 5pm
Where: Surrey Arts Centre
Address: 13750 88th Avenue, Surrey

Purley Local Winter Market:

Get ready to enjoy over 35 of your favourite local brands, artisans and bakers in one place for one day only. You’re sure to find something for you and all the littles in your life. There will be great local prizes giveaways and FREE swag bags for the first 50 shoppers. Admission is $3 for adults; kid are FREE.
When: December 2, 2017
Time: 10am – 3pm
Where: Kwomais Lodge & Sanford Hall
Address: 1367 128th Street, South Surrey

Winter Wonderland Christmas Bazaar:

Come out and get your Christmas shopping started or finished while supporting your local small businesses. Enjoy some great food and festivities. There will be swag bags for the first 50 people to attend. A special guest in a red suit will be making an appearance and you don’t want to miss that. The very talented Monika Blichar will be on site from 11-2pm for face painting for the kids. Admission is $2.00 and FREE for children 12 and under. The Surrey food bank will be there accepting food and cash donations.
When: December 9, 2017
Time: 10am – 4pm
Where: Shannon Hall
Address: 7 0 Avenue, Surrey


Vancouver Art Guild 18th Annual Show and Sale:

More than 500 original works of art by more than 30 local artists. Featured will be abstracts, landscapes, florals, and still life using a wide variety of media including oil, acrylic, watercolour, and mixed media. The guild also offers cards, calendars, and jewelry on display and for sale. Refreshments are served and there is an art table for small children.
When: November 5, 2017
Time: 11am – 5pm
Where: Jericho Hill Centre
Address:  416 West 4th Avenue, Vancouver

Circle Craft Christmas Market:

Since 1973, Circle Craft Co-operative has presented a Christmas Market. Generations of Vancouverites and visitors have attended, enjoying a market where they come face-to-face with fine BC and Canadian artisans and their work: wood-turners, glassblowers, sculptors and potters, clothing and jewellery designers, toy-makers, and many more! Tickets are available online with a discount if purchased before November 7th.
When: November 8 – 12, 2017
Time: 10am – 9pm (Wed-Fri), 10am – 7pm (Sat); 10am – 5pm (Sun)
Where: Vancouver Convention Centre, West
Address:  1055 Canada Place, Vancouver

Christmas at Hycroft:

The Hycroft Heritage Preservation Foundation is hosting its 44th annual Christmas at Hycroft.  Come experience the magic of live music, local artisans, kitchen creations, door prizes, Santa and much more all inside the traditional Edwardian mansion.  All three floors of the gorgeous Hycroft manor are decorated and are sure to inspire the holiday season in you. Santa visits 3-5pm (Thurs & Fri) and 1-4pm (Sat & Sun). Check out the full entertainment line up here. Admission is: adults $15; children 13 and under are FREE when accompanied by an adult. Tickets are available for purchase onsite only (cash, debit, VISA & MasterCard are accepted).
When: November 16 – 19, 2017
Time: 11am – 9pm (Thurs – Sat); 11am – 6pm (Sun)
Where: Hycroft Mansion
Address: 1489 McRae Ave, Vancouver

34th Annual Britannia Christmas Craft Fair:

Santa is visiting the Britannia Christmas Craft Fair. You can get your holiday shopping done early! Admission is $2 but kids aged 12 & under are free.
When: November 17 – 19, 2017
Time: 3pm – 8pm (Nov 17), 10am – 5pm (Nov 18 – 19)
Where: Britannia Community Services Centre, Gym D
Address: 1661 Napier Street, Vancouver

Christmas Craft Fair:

Beautiful hand crafted creations by local artisans, artists and crafters! Admission is FREE. Food and beverage will be available including a traditional perogy lunch.
When: November 18, 2017
Time: 10am – 4pm
Where: Holy Trinity Auditorium
Address:  154 East 10th Avenue, Vancouver

Crofton House Winter Bazaar:

Crofton House School welcomes the public onto its campus for one of its most valued traditions: the Crofton House Winter Bazaar. The bazaar is a family-oriented festival-style event with something for everyone – and ALL proceeds go to KidSafe, a local children’s charity. This year, by popular demand, the Winter Bazaar will offer crafts and baking booths, in addition to their children’s midway games, tearoom, and resale booths offering great deals on books, clothing, baby and toddler gear, sporting goods, purses, jewelry, and more! And don’t forget to pre-book your family’s visit to the Portrait Studio! Celebrate the holiday spirit and help make a difference in our community.
When: November 18th, 2017
Time: 10am-4pm
Where: Crofton House School
Address: 3200 41st Avenue West, Vancouver
Phone: 604-263-3255
Website: www.croftonhouse.ca/bazaar

Renfrew Park Craft Fair:

Get a head start on your Christmas shopping at the very popular Renfrew Park Craft Fair. It’s a great place to find unique gifts. If you are the crafty sort, come and sell your own handmade items. Free admission.
When: November 25, 2017
Time: 10am – 3pm
Where: Renfrew Park Community Centre
Address: 2929 East 22nd Avenue, Vancouver

Holiday Craft Fair:

This is an annual sell-out event you won’t want to miss! Only handcrafted items will be sold at this event. Admission to the Holiday Craft Fair is FREE.
When: November 25 & 26, 2017
Time: 10am – 4pm
Where: West End Community Centre
Address: 870 Denman Street, Vancouver

River District Winter Craft Market:

River District is excited to host it’s 6th annual Winter Craft Fair! Come on by the River District Centre to do your holiday shopping and support local artisans!
When: Sundays: November 26th, December 3, 10 & 17, 2017
Time: 11am – 4pm
Where: River District Centre
Address: 8683 Kerr Street, Vancouver

Dunbar Holiday Craft Fair:

Check out the 35th annual holiday craft fair at the Dunbar Community Centre. There will be thousands of handmade crafts, 140 local artisans, entertainment, child minding services, food trucks and prizes. Over 2,000 people attend each year and find wonderful gifts and goodies for their friends and families. New at the fair – prepared foods! You’ll find cakes, cookies, jams and jellies and much more! $5 at the door. $4 in advance. Children under 12 are FREE!
When: November 25, 2017
Time: 10am – 5pm
Where: Dunbar Community Centre
Address: 4747 Dunbar Street (at West 31st Ave), Vancouver

Charity Craft Fair:

Holiday shopping for socially conscious gifts for the whole family made by local crafters and supporting local charities. If you RVSP to their Facebook event page, you will be entered to win their fun weekly contests.
When: November 25, 2017
Time: 10am – 4pm
Where: Woodwards Atrium
Address: 128 West Cordova, Vancouver

Wesbrook Village Holiday Craft Fair:

For one day only, more than 40 artisans and vendors will celebrate this holiday season at the Wesbrook Community Centre in the annual Craft Fair. Ho Ho Ho! Don’t miss on these fabulous stocking stuffers. Take a gander around the rest of the village to see a magical balloon display at the Welcome Centre that will blow your mind, have your photo taken with Santa, enjoy carolers, and more!
When: December 2, 2017
Time: 10:30am – 3:30pm
Where: Wesbrook Community Centre
Address: 3335 Webber Lane, Vancouver

Dunbar Ryerson United Fall Fair 2017:

Unique gifts, home baking, preserves, quilts galore, a fabulous silent auction, lunch, a Children’s Corner and high quality books. Come and buy a raffle ticket for a gorgeous quilt quilted by 100 year old quilter, Doris Campbell!
When: December 2, 2017
Time: 10:00am – 2:00pm
Where: Dunbar Ryerson United Church
Address: 3525 West 24th Avenue, Vancouver

WE Arts Holiday Market and Social:

Fall in love with a new local musician or artisan. Find the perfect gift to put under the tree, or keep it for yourself. Meet and mingle your neighbours and make new friends. Santa will be there waiting for his photo op with you!
When: December 2, 2017
Time: 10am – 6pm
Where: Denman Place Mall
Address: 1030 Denman Street, Vancouver
Website: www.facebook.com/events

Kensington Holiday Craft Fair:

As a juried craft fair, all goods are primarily handmade/handcrafted by wonderfully talented peopled from around the Lower Mainland. Beautiful one-of-a-kind gifts can be found … choose from delicate pottery, exquisite jewellery, unique stationery, seasonal decorations, custom clothing and much more. Best of all, admission is free!
When: December 2, 2017
Time: 10am – 4pm
Where: Kensington Community Centre
Address: 5175 Dumfries Street, Vancouver

Grace Memorial United Church Craft Fair & Bake Sale:

Come in and buy some home-baked goodies or a unique gift or cards crafted locally. Christmas holly & arrangements will also be available.
When: November 18, 2017
Time: 10am – 4pm
Where: Grace Memorial United Church
Address: 803 East 16th Avenue, Vancouver

Got Craft? Holiday Edition:

Got Craft? showcases independent, local vendors with a wide variety of curated handmade goods ranging from jewelry, clothing, ceramics, stationary, housewares, plush toys, local artists, and more. Admission is $3 online or $5 at the door.
When: December 9 & 10, 2017
Time: 10:00am – 5:00pm
Where: Maritime Labour Centre
Address: 1880 Triumph Street, Vancouver

Make It! Holiday Show:

Shop for one-of-a-kind handmade items from over 265 of Canada’s hottest urban artisans, designers & crafters! Make It Holiday Show fuses indie shopping, and live music from up-and-coming local musicians to create a dynamic, upbeat experience! There will be something for everyone from fashion, accessories, art, jewelry, baby items, home decor and stuff for the guys!  Be sure to get your Early Bird tickets! Parking is $12.
When: December 7 – 10, 2017
Time: 11am – 9pm (Thurs & Fri); 10am – 6pm (Sat); 11am – 5pm (Sun)
Where: PNE Forum
Address: 2901 E Hastings St, Vancouver
Website: www.makeitshow.ca

Toque: Western Front’s Annual Craft Fair:

Toque, Western Front’s Annual Fundraiser and Craft Fair is a showcase of 25+ Vancouver / Vancouver Island-based artists and designers with wares ranging from textiles, ceramics and jewellery, to books, bags and candles. Proceeds support Western Front’s year-round art and music programs. Admission is by donation, suggested $2. The event is family-friendly, open to all ages, and will feature a kids’ craft table on Saturday/Sunday.
When: December 1 – 3, 2017
Time: 6 – 10pm (Fri); 11am – 5pm (Sat & Sun)
Where: Western Front
Address: 303 East 8th Avenue, Vancouver

Shiny, Fuzzy, Muddy:

The Shiny Fuzzy Muddy Show will exhibit and sell the work of 27 artists in the world of fashion, art, and design. The Shiny Fuzzy Muddy Show is committed to showcasing high quality Canadian design, craftsmanship, and material sensibility. Created as an antidote to large-scale craft fairs, the Shiny Fuzzy Muddy Collective aims to present a pleasant shopping atmosphere where patrons can be sure to find meaningful and inspiring objects. Admission is $3.
When: December 9 & 10, 2017
Time: 11am – 7pm (Sat) & 10am – 6pm (Sun)
Where: Heritage Hall
Address: 3102 Main Street, Vancouver
Website: www.shinyfuzzymuddy.com

Crafty Affaire Holiday Market:

Finish off your Holiday Shopping at our last market of the season. Over 100 local makers & artisans offering handmade creations, one-of-a-kind treasures and delicious treats for all! Swag bags for the first 50 customers. Admission $2. Kids free.
WhenDecember 16, 2017
Time10am to 5pm
Where: Croatian Cultural Centre
Address: 3250 Commercial Drive, Vancouver

West Vancouver

Seniors’ Activity Centre Craft Market:

Come find holiday treasures and wonderful handmade gifts at the annual Craft Market at the West Vancouver Seniors’ Activity Centre.
When: November 5, 2017
Time: 9am – 4pm
Where: West Vancouver Seniors’ Activity Centre
Address: 695 21st Street, West Vancouver

Gleneagles Community Centre Holiday Artisan Market:

Enjoy the annual Holiday Artisan Festival featuring over 30 vendors, a selection of youth vendors, live entertainment and a charitable fundraiser. Shop for unique holiday gifts for everyone on your list!
When: December 2, 2017
Time: 10am – 3pm
Where: Gleneagles Community Centre
Address: 6262 Marine Drive, West Vancouver

Gleneagles Community Centre Holiday Pottery Show & Sale:

Don’t miss the Gleneagles Community Centre’s bi-annual Pottery Show & Sale! Unique pottery pieces made by local artisans will make excellent gifts for the holiday season.
When: December 9, 2017
Time: 11am – 4pm
Where: Gleneagles Golf Course Clubhouse
Address: 6190 Marine Drive, West Vancouver

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