Shop local. Find unique holiday gifts for those you love. It’s a win-win with this Atlanta Christmas Market Guide!
ATLANTA CHRISTMAS MARKET: CHRISTKINDL MARKET 2021
Buckhead Village District | Atlanta
When: Nov. 26, 2021 – January 2, 2022
Since 2016 the Atlanta Christkindl Market has been spreading German Christmas spirit throughout Atlanta.
From humble beginnings, the German American Cultural Foundation’s official holiday event and the city’s largest German Christmas Market has been growing fast and attracted over 400,000 visitors in 2018. In 2019 the four-week long Atlanta Christkindl Market took place in Centennial Olympic Park in Downtown Atlanta. In 2021, they are expanding again — this time to Buckhead Village — and look forward to celebrating.
Open to the public from Friday, November 26, 2021 through Sunday, January 2, 2022, the German holiday market will be located on the corner of North Fulton and Buckhead Avenue (309 Buckhead Ave) and feature over 50 vendors offering food and beverage treats and items to shop, plus live music and entertainment on the weekends.
Market hours will be 11:30am-9:30pm Sunday through Thursday and 11:30am-10:30pm on Friday and Saturday.
Alongside the market, Buckhead Village will celebrate the merriest time of year as it transforms into an abstract winter wonderland decked with illuminated sparkling globes in trees, fresh eucalyptus garlands, oversized pastel ornaments and larger than life floral sculptures.
BACK TO NATURE HOLIDAY MARKET
Chattahoochee Nature Center | Roswell
When: Dec. 4, 2021, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Explore more than 40 vendors who have unique handcrafted and/or eco-friendly gifts for the holiday season at the Chattahoochee Nature Center Back to Nature Holiday Market. Art, jewelry, candles, children’s gifts, bath products, food, nature gifts, and more.
In addition, you can enjoy a beautiful hike, be a part of a wildlife encounter and enjoy all that CNC has to offer for FREE.
Reservations are required to ensure proper social distancing. They will not be able to accommodate walk-ups on the day of the event. Reservations will open on November 3, 2021.
INMAN PARK CHRISTMAS MARKET
Trolley Barn | 963 Edgewood Ave NE | Inman Park Neighborhood | Atlanta
WHEN: Dec. 5, 12, and 19, 2021
The Inman Park Outdoor Christmas Market is here!
Come see and shop local artists and vendors at their 1st Outdoor Christmas Market! The event will take place on Sundays from 12:00 PM to 8:00 PM, December 5th, 12th and 19th.
They’ll have 30+ local vendors selling gifts, arts, crafts, food, and beverages. They will also have children’s activities, caroling, and more! Come have some mulled wine, beer, hot cider, eggnog, or hot chocolate.
The Inman Park Outdoor Atlanta Christmas Market is a perfect way to celebrate the holiday season in Atlanta with family and friends while supporting small business owners!
UPSIDE DOWN HOLIDAY MARKET AT PONCE CITY MARKET
Ponce City Market | Atlanta
When: Dec. 9, 2021
Head out to Ponce City Market Trestle (3rd Floor, off the BeltLine) on the 2nd Thursday of December for a carnival-style block party that pairs Ponce City Market’s local food and retail talent with Atlanta’s up & coming makers and creators.
December’s event features a winter wonderland experience with a holiday market by Artists & Fleas, dozens of live trees, falling snow, and free popcorn on the Trestle.
On the second floor market hall, find live jazz, complimentary cotton candy, cornhole gaming + all the latest holiday goods and offerings by their local merchants.
VININGS JUBILEE’S HOLIDAY FARMERS MARKET
Vinings Jubilee | 4300 Paces Ferry Road | Atlanta
When: Dec. 9, 2021, 2:30-6 p.m.
The holidays are quickly approaching, and there’s nothing better than the food, the decorations, the gifts + goodies, the sips and well, quality time with friends + family, of course! To help make this year’s get-togethers hassle free, Vinings Jubilee’s Farmers Market is celebrating the season with a holiday market.
Expect everything from seasonal veggies, to holiday wreaths, hot chocolate bombs, fresh apple elderberry cider, and gift items like candles, skin care, lavender-infused products
Shop from more than 20 vendors including Honey Harvest Pasta, One Woman and a Wreath, Saddle Creek Lavender Farm, Hometown Honey, Hot Bomb Mom, The Sophisticated Palate, Southern Baked Pie + more.
CASTLEBERRY HILL HOLIDAY MARKET
Castleberry Point | 333 Nelson St. SW | Atlanta
When: Dec. 11, 2021, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Castleberry Farmers Market is hosting a Holiday Market on December 11 at Castleberry Point.
The Castleberry Hill Holiday Market will feature delicious baked items, local produce, homemade meals, raw and infused honey, empanadas, pastries, drink mixes, bath products, candles, ornaments, art, and so much more.
This market will be full of holiday fun!
HOLIDAY MARKET AT AVALON
The Avalon | Alpharetta
When: Nov. 12 – Dec. 24, 2021
Join The Avalon this holiday season for their holiday market! Take a break from the ice skating and browse from a specially curated selection of local artisan goods.
Find the perfect gift for everyone on your nice list at Holiday Market at Avalon!
A one-stop-shop for all your gifting needs with an amazing selection of specially curated handcrafted goods from local, small businesses.
VIRGINIA HIGHLANDS HOLIDAY MARKET
Virginia Highlands neighborhood | Atlanta
When: Dec. 4, 2021, 12 – 6 p.m.
Get ready for the biggest holiday market that the Highlands has ever seen! The Holiday Market will be part of the Virginia Highlands district’s inaugural Winterfest festivities.
Stock up on the best holiday gifts from the most unique local vendors in town! Whether you’re looking for art, jewelry, candles, clothing, cleaning supplies, plants, or home goods, this market will blow your mind. The market will run from 12 to 6 pm.
A DAY AT THE DAIRIES: VINTAGE AND HANDMADE POP-UP
Atlanta Dairies | 777 Memorial Drive SE | Atlanta
When: Dec. 5, 2021, 12 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Atlanta Dairies has partnered with Georgia Vintage Goods to bring its pop-up market, holiday style, back to the complex on Sunday, Dec. 5.
You can expect more than 50 of the best local artists, vintage curators and handmade artisans from around the Southeast. At this market you’ll find vintage clothing, local art and prints, handmade jewelry, leather and wood goods, trinkets, antiques, and more.
While shopping the pop-up, don’t forget to check out Atlanta Dairies’ newest retailers – Young Blood, Paradiso Plant Shop, City Champion and Proper Wax. Grab a beer from Three Taverns Imaginarium, a coffee and lunch from Cold Brew Bar or swing by Wonderkid for a meal or even a sweet treat on your way out!
HOLIDAY MARKET AT FARMVIEW
Farmview Market | Madison
When: Dec. 4, 2021, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Join Farmview Market in Madison for a one-day-only, Christmas themed market!
Shop an assortment of handcrafted gifts, Christmas carols, a special appearance by Santa Claus, and more!
This event is FREE and family-friendly!
SAVANNAH CHRISTMAS MARKET
Plant Riverside District | Savannah
When: Nov. 26, 2021 – Jan. 2, 2022
Discover the magic of a traditional Salzburg Christmas Market brought to life in Savannah at Plant Riverside District.
The Savannah Christmas Market is a free, family-friendly event that includes celebrations all season long. There will be live music, street performers, Santa meet and greets, a holiday fountain show, seasonal food, beverage specials, holiday market vendors along Savannah’s riverfront, and so much more!
VIP packages and Savannah Christmas Market hotel packages are available. A weekend in Savannah at the Christmas Market is the perfect way to get in the spirit of the season!
CHIRISTMAS AT CALLANWOLDE
Callanwolde Fine Arts Center | Atlanta
When: Nov. 26 – Dec. 11, 2021
Visitors of all ages will enjoy touring the 27,000 square-foot historic mansion elaborately decorated with professional holiday displays and themed events. They’re also hosting workshops, activities, and events.
This year, they are hosting a 16-day event called Winter House — and an Artist Market will be available all 16 days!
HOLIDAY ARTISAN MARKET AT HIGH MUSEUM
High Museum of Art | Atlanta
When: Nov. 26 – Nov. 27, 2021
The Holiday Artisan Market at the High Museum of Art is a two-day event that brings together 20 of Atlanta’s top artists, creatives and entrepreneurs all in one space.
Meet local artisans, and shop for handmade gifts including jewelry, textiles, home goods, accessories, and more. You’ll be sure to find the best gifts for your holiday list! The event is free with museum admission.
ALPHARETTA CHRISTMAS MARKET
Alpharetta Arts Center | Alpharetta
When: Dec. 3-4, 2021, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Arts Alpharetta is hosting its second annual Holiday Artists Market again inside the Alpharetta Arts Center! Give the gift of art this holiday season. Free admission.
Enjoy live music while you shop a variety of crafts, food, decor, jewelry and more.
THE ELEGANT ELF MARKETPLACE
City Springs Civic & Cultural Center | Sandy Springs
When: Nov. 13-14, 2021, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
The Sandy Springs Society will host their annual “shopping for a cause” fundraiser The Elegant Elf Marketplace, a popular and highly-anticipated, two-day gift market featuring more than 100 carefully selected local and regional artisans who offer hand-crafted items, exquisite artistic creations and the latest gourmet delights.
This shopping event is an ideal way to kick off the holiday season while supporting small businesses and local nonprofits. There will also be a special book signing on Sunday, Nov. 14 by renowned UGA coach Vince Dooley and acclaimed Georgia artist Steve Penley.
The event is held at the City Springs Civic & Cultural Center. There is a $5 entrance fee, but children 10 and under are free. Parking is complimentary for 2 hours in the parking garage.
INDIE CRAFT EXPERIENCE
Uptown Atlanta | Atlanta
When: Nov. 20, 2021 (Market time: 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.)
The Atlanta-based organization and producer of craft and vintage markets will host an Outdoor Craft + Vintage Market and Movie Night in 2021.
Join them on the lawn at Uptown Atlanta on November 20 for a curated craft & vintage market! PLUS movie night! Shop at the market and then enjoy Elf on the Big Screen.
The Lawn at Uptown Atlanta, the mixed-use destination surrounding the Lindbergh Center MARTA Station, is located near the intersection of Lindbergh Drive and Piedmont Avenue. The event is FREE to attend, but tickets are required. (Tickets will be available soon HERE.)
The Ridges Resort on Lake Chatuge | Young Harris
When: Nov. 20-21, 2021
Enjoy the spirit of the holiday season by attending the annual Mistletoe Market event the 3rd weekend in November at The Ridges Resort on Lake Chatuge in Young Harris.
Homemade soups, sandwiches, and goodies are available while you browse the arts and crafts handmade by regional and local vendors. Attendees and Vendors alike will enjoy the new, luxurious indoor venue for the best in arts & crafts. FREE Admission. FREE Parking!
KRIS KRINGLE MARKET IN BLAIRSVILLE
When: Dec. 4, 2021
In Blairsville, the Kris Kringle Market is scheduled to take place on Dec. 4. Enjoy over 75 vendors, handcrafted items by local artisans, produce, plants, baked goods and more!
Kids can visit with Santa and ride the Christmas Train. Free Entertainment.
HOLIDAY ARTISTS MARKET IN DUNWOODY
Spruill Center for the Arts | Dunwoody
DATES: Nov. 17 – Dec. 23, 2021
Shoppers can find the most unique gifts at Spruill Gallery’s Annual Holiday Artists Market in Dunwoody!
The Gallery will be transformed into a winter wonderland featuring handmade gifts from 100 local artists including ceramics, jewelry, photography, and home décor.
They are open 7 days a week: Monday – Saturday 10-5pm and Sunday 12-5pm.
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