Holiday Markets and Craft Shows in Grand Rapids

Get in the holiday spirit with decor, gifts and handmade goods at these 2017 holiday markets and crafts shows in Grand Rapids and nearby.

Looking for a unique gift, some seasonal decor or just a chance to help get your family into the holiday spirit? You can do all of that and more at one of the season’s upcoming holiday markets and craft shows in Grand Rapids and the surrounding areas.

You’ll find plenty of opportunities to shop handmade goods – and maybe sip some hot cocoa and hear holiday tunes while you’re at it. Holiday markets are also a great option for parents in addition to the local independent toy stores in Grand Rapids and other fun events in the area.

Consider this list of holiday markets for the 2017 season in Grand Rapids and beyond. Did we miss your favorite market? Tell us in the comments!

A Very Rustic Christmas Craft Show

Nov. 11, 2017

  • When: 7 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Saturday
  • Where: Ridge Covenant Church, 4453 Fruit Ridge Ave. NW, Grand Rapids
  • Contact:

Shop cool rustic crafts and goods at this unique holiday market.

Holiday Arts and Crafts Fair

Nov. 11, 2017

  • When: 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday
  • Where: Rockford High School, 4100 Kroes St. NE, Rockford
  • Contact:

This holiday market is back for a 35th year, inviting shoppers to check out a wide variety of crafty vendors.

Conklin Christmas Bazaar

Nov. 17-18, 2017

  • When: 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday
  • Where: St. Vincent De Paul Hall, 21130 32nd Ave., Conklin
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Shop handmade goods by local artists, then stop by the photo booth, kids’ craft room and enjoy other festivities.

A Very Merry Market Day

Nov. 18, 2017

  • When: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday
  • Where: Downtown Market Grand Rapids, 435 Ionia Ave. SW, Grand Rapids
  • Contact:, 616-805-5308

In addition to the artisan market with more than 45 gift vendors and more than 20 food vendors, you’ll find food and festive fun in the market hall downstairs.

Hearts and Holly Arts and Craft Bazaar

Nov. 18, 2017

  • When: 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday
  • Where: Our Lady of Consolation School, 4865 11 Mile Road NE, Rockford
  • Contact:

This 42nd annual holiday market gives shoppers the chance to browse handmade gifts and other goods, just in time for the holidays.

Holiday Market and Craft Sale

Dec. 1, 2017

  • When: 6-9 p.m. Friday
  • Where: Grand Rapids First Life Center, 2100 44th St. SW, Wyoming
  • Contact:

Shop a variety of booths, listen to Christmas music and enjoy coffee or cocoa at this holiday market event.

Holiday Craft and Vendor Show

Dec. 2, 2017

  • When: 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday
  • Where: Beechwood Church, 895 Ottawa Beach Road, Holland
  • Contact:

Stop by this fourth annual holiday market, hosted by Lakeshore Family Chiropractic, for more than 80 vendors offering crafts, handmade goods and gifts.

Holiday Artists’ Market

Dec. 2, 2017

  • When: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday
  • Where: Steelcase Town Hall, 901 44th St. SE, Grand Rapids
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This 29th annual market features gifts and goods from dozens of regional artists, plus live music, local food vendors and more.

Winter Craft Bazaar

Dec. 2, 2017

  • When: 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday
  • Where: Dorr Township Library, 1804 Sunset Drive, Dorr Township
  • Contact: 616-681-9678

This holiday sale will feature handmade items by 25 local vendors.

Coopersville Christmas Fair

Dec. 16, 2017

You’ll find kids’ activities and live music at this holiday market, which will feature a wide range of crafters and vendors.


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