It’s that time of year again, gift buying season is in full swing! These West Michigan shopping events are made for gift-giving, and it’s a wonderful way to support local small businesses during these times while making a positive impact with your gift shopping and spreading some holiday cheer.
Date: 11/20/21 – 12/11/21 (Weekends)
Location: W 8th St & Pine Ave Holland, MI 49423
“Kerstmarkt” means “Christmas market” in the Dutch language. Such markets pop up all over the Netherlands during the Christmas season, offering a venue for for local shopping, traditional foods, drinks and entertainment. Come and experience Kerstmarkt, the Christmas market in Holland that offers a delightful outdoor European-style market with holiday items, delicious food and artisan demonstrations
Date: 12/2/21 – 12/12/21 (Thursdays to Sundays)
Location: 600 Phoenix St South Haven, MI 49090
Join the holiday fun at The Mistletoe Market at the South Haven Center for the Arts. Local artists display their jewelry, paintings, photography and more at this holiday and winter gift market, that typically includes 40 local artists and makers. Browse through the selection of local, unique gifts and gourmet food items.
Date: 12/2/21 – 12/3/21
Location: 421 Columbus Ave. Grand Haven , MI 49417
Come enjoy all things handcrafted at The Christmas Arts & Craft Show located at the Grand Haven Community Center. This 48th annual event will have handcrafted items on display for purchase along with fresh wreaths for sale and food too! There will be a $1 donation at the door with proceeds going to the community center.
Location: 400 Culver St Saugatuck, MI 49453
Stroll through 40 art and fine craft vendors featuring crafts, home decor, wearables, jewelry, paper goods, artisan baked goods and much more at the Outdoor Holiday Market, located at The Saugatuck Center for the Arts. While you shop you can enjoy a specialty holiday beverage from the bar and food along with entertainment from the live band setting the festive mood.
Date: 12/4/21 – 12/11/21 (Saturdays)
Location: 35 Center St Douglas, MI 49406
Gather your friends and family and enjoy an evening of shopping and a cozy igloo with appetizers, hand-crafted cocktails at the Holiday Shop + Sip + Savor at Coastal Society, a boutique and craft-cocktail bar that offers a curated clothing and accessories shopping experience with goods sourced locally and globally from some of the most sought after designers and skilled artesian’s around. Shop, sip and savor while getting in the holiday shopping spirit!
Location: 15 S. 3rd St. Grand Haven, MI 49417
Various craft vendors will be at The Grand Haven Elks Club. Sip and shop while browsing through candles, holiday signs, kitchenware, jewelry, soaps, plants and much more while enjoying a fully stocked bar available . You’ll be sure to find the perfect gift for that special someone here!
Location: 17246 Van Wagoner Rd Spring Lake, MI
Join 50+ of local favorite merchants and makers for your holiday gift shopping needs. Enjoy shopping with live music by Plain Jane Glory and delicious food by Trillium Events at the Very Merry Market. There is an admission charge of $3 at the door and children get in free.
Location: Downtown Holland
The early bird gets the deals at the annual Downtown Holland Shopping Jam from 8:00 am to 10:00 am. The earlier you shop, the more you save! During the Shopping Jam, participating shops and restaurants will be offering discounts dependent on the business.