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Holiday Craft Shows

Shop for unusual gifts, many handmade by local artists and artisans, at upcoming fall and holiday arts and crafts shows, festivals and bazaars. Because you usually buy directly from the creators, prices are reasonable — and sometimes downright bargains. Unless otherwise indicated, shows are FREE. Check The Denver Post or weekly local newspapers for the occasional discount coupon on admission. We’ll continue to update the map and list events as we receive more information, so check back often. Use the + button to zoom into a specific area. Then, simply hover your mouse over a gift box to find the sales nearest you.


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October 7 – 11

  • Grandmother’s House Boutique Fall Craft Show, Denver. October 7-10. Wednesday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday, 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission: $5 (good all 4 days). Children 12 & younger FREE. Wings Over The Rockies Air & Space Museum, 7711 E. Academy Blvd., Denver, 303-693-5500.
  • Overland High School Fall Craft Fair, Aurora. October 10, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. 130+ vendors. 12400 E. Jewell Ave., Aurora. Breakfast, lunch and bake sale, too.

October 16 – 18

  • Mollie McGee’s Annual Fall Market, Longmont. October 17 & 18. Saturday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. 160+ booths. Handcrafted gifts, home decor, dolls, jewelry, pottery, art & more. Admission: $4 (good for both days), children under 12 free. Get $1 off admission coupon here. No strollers on Saturday. Boulder County Fairgrounds Exhibit Bldg., Hover Rd. & Nelson Rd., Longmont.
  • Dakota Ridge High School Craft Fair, Littleton. October 17 & 18. Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission: $3 (anyone over 12 years). 13399 W. Coal Mine Ave., Littleton.

October 22 – 25

  • Family in Christ Church Craft Fair, Westminster. October 23 & 24. Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Suggested admission: nonperishable food item. 11355 N. Sheridan Blvd., Westminster.
  • Heather Gardens Fall Craft Show, Aurora. October 23 & 24, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Clubhouse, 2888 Heather Gardens Way, Aurora.
  • Corner of Hope Fall Craft Show, Lakewood. October 24, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Our Savior’s Corner of Hope, 1975 S. Garrison St., Lakewood.
  • Stober Elementary Arts & Crafts Fair, Lakewood. October 24, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. 40+ booths. Admission: $2. Children 12 & younger FREE. 2300 Urban St., Lakewood.

October 31 – November 3

  • Holly Days at Brighton Grange, Brighton. October 30 & 31. Friday, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. 25501 E. Bromley Lane (exit 22 off I-76), Brighton.
  • Applewood Arts, Highlands Ranch. October 31 & November 1. Saturday, 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. 110+ artisans fill two gyms. Admission: $4 (good all weekend). $1 off Sunday coupon on their website. Highlands Ranch High School, 9375 S. Cresthill Lane, Highlands Ranch.
  • Home(made) for the Holidays Craft Fair, Denver. October 31, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Affordable gifts made by local artisans. Washington Street Community Center, 809 S. Washington St., Denver, 303-733-4643.
  • Mount Vernon Country Club Holiday Boutique, Golden. November 2 & 3. Monday, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., Tuesday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. 24933 Clubhouse Circle, Golden.

November 4 – 8

  • MOPS Aurora Holiday Craft Fair, Aurora. November 4. 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Community of Grace Church, 4343 S. Flanders St., Aurora.
  • Lone Tree Fine Arts & Craft Show, Lone Tree. November 4-7. Wednesday and Thursday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Friday, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. No strollers. Admission: $3/adult. Lone Tree Golf Club & Hotel, 9808 S. Sunningdale Blvd., 303-741-2085.
  • Handweavers Guild of Boulder Holiday Sale, Longmont. November 4-8, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily except Sunday; 10 am. to 3 p.m. on Sunday. Wearable and decorative arts. Also demonstrations of spinning, weaving and more. Boulder County Fairgrounds, Hover St. and Nelson Rd., Longmont.
  • Assistance League of Denver The Shoppes Boutique, Denver. November 5-8. Thursday to Saturday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.; Sunday, 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Admission: $8 at the door, $5 in advance. 1400 Josephine St., Denver.
  • Colorado Ballet Nutcracker Market, Denver. November 6-8. Friday, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Upscale retail market with additional artisan and high-end booths. Admission: $12 at the door, $10 in advance, $20 (3-day pass purchased in advance). Skyline Park at 16th St. & Arapahoe, Denver.
  • Colorado Country Christmas, Denver. November 6 – 8. Friday, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Sunday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. 450+ exhibitors, model railroad, visit and photos with Santa, gourmet foods, cooking demos and more. Admission: $14.50/adults (good all three days), 10 and under/FREE. Like them on Facebook to download $2 off coupon. Printable $1 off coupon. FREE parking. Denver Mart, 451 E. 58th Ave., Denver (58th Ave. off I-25), Denver.
  • Salvation Army’s A Holiday Boutique, Denver. November 6 & 7. Friday, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Homemade quilts, food, dolls, toys, ornaments and more. Admission: $3. Calvary Baptist Church, 6500 E. Girard Ave., Denver.
  • Windsor Gardens Craft Fair, Denver. November 6 & 7. Friday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. 60+ crafters. Free cookies, cider & coffee. 595 S. Clinton St., Denver.
  • Aurora Potters Guild Holiday Sale, Aurora. November 6 & 7, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Pottery, ceramics and sculpture by APG members. Ecotech Institute, 1400 S. Abilene St., Aurora.
  • APEX Craft Fair, Arvada. November 6 & 7. Friday, 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Saturday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Admission: $2 or free with donation of school supplies. Community Recreation Center, 6842 Wadsworth Blvd., Arvada, 303-425-9583.
  • Tennyson Center Quilt Sale, Denver. November 6 & 7. Friday, 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. 200+ handmade quilts of all sizes, plus holiday placemats, pot holders and wall hangings. 2950 Tennyson St., Denver, 303-433-2541.
  • Salem Church Fall Craft Fair, Denver, November 6 & 7. Friday 2 p.m. to 7 p.m., Saturday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. 5300 E. Florida Ave., Denver, 303-759-4649.
  • Holiday Craft Fair, Golden. November 6 & 7, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. 25+ craft vendors, plus an entire room of White Elephant items. First United Methodist Church, 1500 Ford St., Golden, 303-279-1817.
  • Applewood Arts and Crafts Show, Westminster. November 7 & 8. Saturday, 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. 110+ artisans, lunch available. No strollers on Saturday. Admission: $4 (good all weekend). $1 off Sunday discount coupon on their site. Standley Lake High School, 9300 W. 104th Ave., Westminster.
  • Paris Holiday Market, Denver. November 7 & 8. Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Draws inspiration from Parisian holiday markets with crafters, designers and artists. Denver Public Library, 10 W. 14th Ave. Pkwy., Denver.
  • St. Vincent de Paul Holiday Craft Fair, Aurora. November 7 & 8. Saturday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Arts & crafts, bake sale, quilt raffle. Queen of Peace Catholic Church, 13120 E. Kentucky Ave., Aurora.
  • Columbine High School Holiday Craft Fair, Littleton. November 7, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. More than 140 vendors. Admission: $1. 6201 S. Pierce St., Littleton.
  • Smoky Hill High School Craft Fair, Aurora. November 7, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. 210+ vendors in two gyms and three levels of the cafeteria. 16100 E. Smoky Hill Rd, Aurora.
  • Colorado Senior Connections Stitch n Chatter Fall Craft Bazaar, Edgewater. November 7, 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Older adult crafts from West Metro Denver sell handcrafted items. Park off street or in the North Parking Lot only. Edgewater Plaza Senior Apartments, 2250 Eaton St., Edgewater.
  • Cook Park Rec Center Holiday Craft Show, Denver. November 7, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Handcrafted gifts, home decor, jewelry, photography and more. 7100 E. Cherry Creek Dr., Denver, 720-865-0610.
  • Deck The Mall, Denver. November 7, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Handcrafted goods and specialty foods from local artists and crafters. 16th Street Mall (between Arapahoe to Glenarm), Denver.
  • Jewelry & Gift Show, Highlands Ranch. November 7, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Eastridge Rec Center, 9568 University Blvd., Highlands Ranch.
  • The Mac Community Center Craft Sale, Westminster. November 7, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. 3295 W. 72nd Ave., Westminster.
  • Castle Rock Craft Show, Castle Rock. November 7, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. 150+ vendors. Bake sale, wreath auction, door prizes, book sale. Douglas County Event Center at the Fairgrounds.
  • Appalachian Craft Fair, Denver. November 8, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Appalachian crafts made by nearly 100 artisans in southeastern Kentucky including baskets, dolls, woven placemats, wooden bowls, and hand-carved furniture. Trinity United Methodist Church (Fellowship Hall), 1820 Broadway, Denver, 303-839-1493.

November 10 – 17

  • Grandmother’s House Boutique, Centennial. November 10-14. Tuesday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission: $5 (good all 5 days). Children 12 & younger FREE. Tagawa Gardens, 7711 S. Parker Rd., Centennial, 303-693-5500.
  • Louisville Art Association Holiday Craft Sale, Louisville. November 11-15. Wednesday, 4 p.m. to 9 p.m.; Thursday, 6 a.m. to 9 p.m.; Friday, 6 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Saturday, 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Louisville Recreation and Senior Center, 900 Wrest Via Appia, Louisville.
  • Boulder Potters Guild Fall Show & Sale, Longmont. November 12-15. Thursday & Friday, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Saturday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Sunday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Boulder County Fairgrounds, Hover St. & Nelson Rd., Longmont.
  • Rocky Mountain Weavers Guild, Englewood. November 12-14, Thursday, 4 to 8 p.m., Friday, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wearable art, textiles for the home, more. Englewood Civic Center, Community Room, 1000 Englewood Pkwy., Englewood.
  • Castle Clay Artists Fall Show, Castle Rock. November 12-14, Thursday & Friday, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. 40+ clay artists, also selling jewelry, wood and glass. Jefferson Unitarian Church, 14350 W. 32nd St., Golden.
  • Old Pawn and Estate Jewelry Show, Golden. November 12-15. Thursday & Friday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Large selection of unique Native American jewelry from 1930s to 1970s. Lucky Star Ranch, 700 12th St., Golden.
  • Junior League Holiday Mart, Denver. November 13, 14 & 15. Friday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tickets: $12 at the door, $10 in advance. Kids 12 and under free. Parking $10/day in lots or use street meters. Gates Field House at University of Denver, 2201 E. Asbury Ave., Denver.
  • Unique Boutique Craft Show, Centennial. November 13 & 14. Friday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. 70+ artisans. Each artisan is hand-picked by the organizer and products are handcrafted. (Translation: no junk or stuff you could see in a catalog.) Shoppers will find pottery, photography, home decor, beauty products, scarves, jewelry, furniture and more. Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church, 7691 S. University Blvd., Centennial.
  • Denver Botanic Gardens Holiday Sale, Denver. November 13 & 14. Friday & Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. 50+ artisans sell specialty foods, natural bath & body products, clothing, seasonal items, jewelry and more. Gardens’ members get an extra 10% off purchases. 1007 York St., Denver.
  • Holiday Craft Fair, Aurora. November 13 & 14. Friday, noon to 5 p.m. Saturday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tower Community Fellowship, 1800 S. Tower Rd. Aurora.
  • Red Rocks Country Club Holiday Boutique, Morrison. November 13 & 14. Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Admission: $3. 16235 W. Belleview Ave., Morrison, 303-697-4438.
  • 7 Sisters Fall Market, Littleton. November 13, 5 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Features locally run businesses. ATA Karate Denver, 205 W. County Line Rd., Littleton.
  • Cherokee Trail High School Holiday Fair, Aurora. November 14, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Children & strollers welcome. The school has an elevator. 25901 E. Arapahoe Pkwy. N., Aurora.
  • Sand Creek Elementary Holiday Craft Fair, Highlands Ranch. November 14, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. 8898 S. Maplewood Dr., Highlands Ranch.
  • Green Mtn II Townhomes Craft & Bake Sale, Lakewood. November 14, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. 650 S. Youngfield Ct., Lakewood.
  • Yuletide Bazaar, Parker. November 14, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Free gift to first 100 shoppers. Parker Fieldshouse, 18700 E. Plaza Dr., Parker.
  • Jackalope Arts Denver Holiday Fair, Denver. November 14 & 15. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. 200+ artisans. EXDO Events Center, 1399 35th St., Denver.
  • Park Hill Art Club Fall Art Show, Denver. November 14 & 15. Saturday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday, 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Park Hill United Methodist Church, 5209 E. Montview Blvd., Denver.
  • Country Christmas Bazaar. November 14 & 15. 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. 400+ booths. Admission: $3. Kids 14 and younger FREE. Adams Country Fairgrounds, 9755 Henderson Rd.
  • Global Market Fair, Littleton. November 14 & 15. Saturday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.Handmade and fair trade items from 33 countries. Cash and checks only. Littleton United Methodist Church, 5894 S. Datura St., Littleton.
  • Temple Sinai Holiday Bazaar, Denver. November 15. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Holiday merchandise, global imports and more. 3509 S. Glencoe St., Denver, 303-759-1927.
  • Dennison Elementary Arts & Crafts Sale, Lakewood. November 17, 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. 40+ booths selling handmade items, art and jewelry. Live music and crafts for children. 401 Independence St., Lakewood.

November 19 – 22

  • Highland Recreation Center Holiday Craft Fair, Denver. November 19, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Handcrafted gifts, photography and more. 2880 Osceola St., Denver, 720-865-6600.
  • Saint Joseph Hospital Holiday Craft & Bake Sale, Denver. November 19, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Homemade crafts, baked goods and more. 1375 E. 19th Ave. (between the Cafe and Gift Shop), Denver.
  • World Gift Market, Denver. November 20-22. First Universalist and First Plymouth Congregational Churches join together to showcase handcrafted gifts from 50+ nonprofit aid groups and Fair Trade businesses. Open Friday, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at First Universalist Church only. Saturday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sunday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at both locations. First Universalist is at the northeast corner of Hampden & Colorado Blvd., with First Plymouth (3501 S. Colorado Blvd.) on the southwest corner.
  • Annual Holiday Food & Gift Festival, Denver. November 20-22. Friday from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m., Saturday from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Sunday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. 400+ vendors of art, crafts, jewelry, clothing, wood, music, photography, toys, Christmas décor and much more. Large gourmet food area for sampling and purchasing food items including toffee, tea, chocolates, pasta, soups, dips, meats, coffee, jams, shortbread, chili, sauces and more. Santa Claus is available each day. Admission for all 3 days: $10/adult, $9/senior & youth, FREE/12 and under. Colorado Convention Center, 700 14th St., Denver.
  • Mountain Artisans Guild Holiday Arts & Crafts Sale, Golden. November 20 & 21. Friday, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Pottery, jewelry, fiber arts, sculpture, paintings, recycled art, blown glass and more. Coal Creek Community Center, 31528 Hwy. 72, Golden.
  • Shalom Cares Holiday Bazaar, Aurora. November 20. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. A shopping extravaganza with photography, glass, jewelry, home goods, etc. 14800 Belleview Dr., Aurora, 303-680-5000..
  • Firefly Handmade Market, Boulder. November 21 & 22. Saturday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. 100+ artisans. All handmade items, no imports. Watershed School, 1661 Alpine Ave., Boulder.
  • Applewood Arts, Loveland. November 21 & 22. Saturday, 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. 125+ artisans. Admission: $4 (good all weekend). $1 off Sunday admission on their website. The Ranch at Larimer County Fairgrounds, 5280 Arena Cir., Loveland.
  • Mollie McGee’s Holiday Market, Longmont. November 21 & 22. Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. 160+ booths. Admission: $4. Kids under 12 are free. Click here for $1 off coupon. No strollers on Saturday. Boulder County Fairgrounds Exhibit Bldg., Hover & Nelson Rds., Longmont.
  • Sugar Plum Bazaar, Denver. November 21 & 22. Saturday, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. 50+ Colorado artisans and vendors sell handmade, vintage, re-purposed and unique items. Ellie Caulkins Opera House, Denver Performing Arts Complex, Denver.
  • Intercession Episcopal Church Crafts Fair, Thornton. November 21 & 22. Saturday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. 3101 E. 100th Ave., Thornton.
  • St. Paul’s Episcopal Church Holiday Bazaar, Lakewood. November 21 & 22. Saturday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sunday, noon to 2 p.m. 9200 W. 10th Ave., Lakewood.
  • Christmas in Windsor, Windsor. November 21 & 22. Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. All handmade items from 100+ vendors. Admission: $2. Windsor Rec Center, 250 N. 11th St.
  • Estes Park Holiday Market, Estes Park. November 21 & 22. Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The Estes Park Conference Center at Rocky Mountain Park Inn, 101 Saint Vrain Ave., Estes Park.
  • Rangeview High School Craft Show, Aurora. November 21, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. 17599 E. Iliff Ave., Aurora.
  • Englewood Chili Cook Off & Craft Fair, Englewood. November 21, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Get the best dog-gone chili in town and shop the fair. Proceeds benefit off-leash privileges in the area. Englewood High School, 3800 S. Logan St., Englewood.
  • Central Park Rec Center Holiday Craft Show, Denver. November 21, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Handcrafted gifts, home decor, jewelry, photography and more. 9651 MLK Jr. Blvd., Denver, 720-865-0750.
  • Frederick Holiday Health & Craft Expo, Frederick. November 21, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. 70+ booths. Get fitness and health tips while doing holiday shopping. Carbon Valley Rec Center, 701 5th St. (off I-25, 30 miles north of Westminster, on your way to Christmas in Windsor), Frederick, 303-833-3660.
  • Santa’s Cellar Craft Fair, Broomfield. November 21, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Five rooms filled with local crafters. Broomfiled Community Center, 280 Spader Way, Broomfield.
  • MPCS Annual Winter Market, Wheat Ridge. November 21, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Local artisans, kids crafts and treats. 4725 Miller St., Wheat Ridge.
  • Northglenn Elks Craft Fair, Northglenn. November 21, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. 10969 Irma Dr., Northglenn.
  • Alternative Christmas Market, Denver. November 21, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Handcrafted or fair trade goods from around the world. Wellshire Presbyterian Church, 2999 S. Colorado Blvd., Denver.
  • JCC Ceramic Show & Sale, Denver. November 22-24, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Jewish Community Center, 350 S. Dahlia St., Denver.

November 27 – 29

  • Arvada Handmade Arts & Crafts Fair, Arvada. November 27 & 28. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. 100+ vendors, face painting, live music. Admission: $5. Find a $1 off coupon here. Arvada High School, 7951 W. 65th Ave., Arvada.
  • Holiday Fair & Artisan Show, Castle Rock. November 28, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Vendor marketplace, giveaways, live music, take pictures with Santa. Admission $3 for those 12 and older. Douglas County Fairgrounds Event Center, 500 Fairgrounds Dr., Castle Rock.
  • American Legion Post 1 Holiday Fair, Denver. November 28, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. 25+ vendors. 5400 E. Yale Ave., Denver.
  • Horseshoe Holiday Market, Denver. November 28. Saturday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. 100+ artisans selling vintage and handmade goods, plus food trucks and mobile boutiques in the parking lot. Highlands Masonic Temple, 3550 Federal Blvd., Denver.

December 3 – 6

  • Denver Potters Association Holiday Show & Sale, Denver. December 3-6. Thursday, 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Both functional and sculptural ceramics, plus handmade jewelry, glass, fiber and wood creations. Sixth Avenue United Church, 3250 E. 6th., Denver.
  • DECC Arts & Crafts Fair, Denver. December 3 & 4, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. 50+ City and County of Denver employees and vendors market their homemade arts and crafts. Webb Building, 201 W. Colfax Ave., Denver.
  • Women Grow Colorado Holiday Bazaar, Denver. December 3, 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Best of what Colorado has to offer cannabis consumers from vape pens to hemp jewelry. Free munchies (made without cannabis). Must be 21+ to attend. 1320 27th St. (above Emma & Grace Bridal Boutique), Denver.
  • Holly Days, Englewood. December 4 & 5. Friday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. First Plymouth Congregational Church, 3501 S. Colorado Blvd., Englewood.
  • Art in the Denver Highlands, Denver. December 4 & 5. Friday, 4 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Highland United Methodist Church, 3131 Osceola St., Denver.
  • Rue de Noel “A Paris Street Market”, Centennial. December 4 & 5. 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Indoors at Centennial Promenade. 9607 E. County Line Rd., Centennial.
  • 2015 Holiday Mancraft, Denver. December 4. 4 p.m. to 10 p.m. 60+ seriously creative and crafty men gather to sell everything from furniture to pickles. Shoppers can see the museum for free. Forney Museum of Transportation, 4303 Brighton Blvd., Brighton.
  • Santa Paws Festival, Lakewood. December 5 & 6, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Handcrafted items, kitty collectibles, cat toys, baked goods (for humans), framed cat wall art, books, and more for sale at the Meow Mart. FREE photos with Santa Paws. Raffles, “Spin The Wheel for Cat Prizes” with every Meow Mart purchase, FREE cookies and Cat House Punch, and plenty of cat petting. All proceeds from the feline fundraiser go to the Cat Care Society, 5787 W. 6th Ave., Lakewood.
  • The Holiday Flea, Denver. December 5 & 6. Saturday, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. 180 booths. Admission: $5 includes one free beverage including New Belgium Beer. 4400 Fix St., Denver.
  • CB Holiday Boutique, Denver. December 5 & 6. Saturday, 4 p.m. to 8 p.m., Sunday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Shop handcrafted items. Proceeds go to Colorado Budokan Youth Athlete Fund. 3547 S. Monaco Pkwy., Denver.
  • Grandview High School Holiday & Craft Fair, Aurora. December 5, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. 200+ vendors. 20500 E. Arapahoe Rd, Aurora.
  • Bear Creek High School Holiday Craft Fair, Lakewood. December 5, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. 120+ crafters, door prizes, concessions. Admission: $2. 9800 W. Dartmouth Pl., Lakewood.
  • Chaparral H.S. Once Upon A December Boutique, Parker. December 5, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. 15665 Brookstone Dr., Parker.
  • Golden High School Holiday Bazaar, Golden. December 5, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Handcrafted gifts, photography and more. 701 24th St., Golden.
  • Goodson Rec Center Holiday Arts & Crafts Sale, Centennial. December 5, 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Free gift wrapping available. Goodson Recreation Center, 6315 S. University Blvd., Centennial.
  • Timberline Elementary Holiday Gift & Craft Fair, Centennial. December 5, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Free hot chocolate and coffee. Bring cameras for pictures with Santa. 5500 S. Killarney St., Centennial.
  • Young Entrepreneurs Marketplace, Denver. December 5, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. All products are handmade and personally sold by the owners, kids ages 6 to 21. 3550 E. 1st Ave., Denver.
  • Denver Waldorf School Holiday Fair, Denver. December 5, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. No charge for access to the sale. Children’s activities, games and crafts are three for $7 or $16 for unlimited. 2100 S. Pennsylvania St., Denver.
  • Barnum Rec Center Holiday Craft Show, Denver. December 5, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Handcrafted gifts, home decor, jewelry, photography and more. 360 Hooker St., Denver, 303-937-4659.
  • Community Winter Market, Denver. December 5, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Holiday fair, family photos, clothing swap, plus pre-owned toy and book sale. Escuela Valdez, 25252 W. 29th Ave., Denver.
  • Christian Indian Center Christmas Bazaar, Denver. December 5, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Silver & turquoise jewelry, beadwork, crafts, baked goods, Indian tacos, frybread. 3000 S. Race St., Denver, 720-270-3480.
  • Hope United Methodist Church Holiday Bazaar, Greenwood Village. December 5, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. 5101 S. Dayton St., Greenwood Village.
  • Montessori Peaks Academy Craft Fair, Littleton. December 5, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Local artisans with handmade items. Admission: $1. 9904 W. Capri Ave., Littleton.
  • Craft Fair, Arvada. 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. 5624 Yarrow St., Arvada.
  • Shining Mountain Waldorf School, Boulder. December 5, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. 60+ artisans. SMWS Festival Hall, 909 Violet Ave., Boulder.
  • Holiday Craft Fayre, Niwot. December 5, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Fair with a British flair. Local vendors and traditional British holiday food and crafts. Get photos taken with Santa. Left Hand Grange, 195 Second Ave., Niwot.
  • Gingerbread Gift Gala, Boulder. December 6, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. 90+ exhibitors. Boulder High School, 1604 Arapahoe Ave., Boulder.
  • Kris Kringle Christmas Bazaar, Denver. December 6, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Holiday bake sale, crafts and handmade gifts. Porter Place, 1001 E. Yale Ave. (inside the auditorium), Denver.

December 11 – 13

  • Highlands Ranch Community Association’s Winter Market. December 12. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Outdoor market with meats, pastries, breads, fudge and crafts. Town Center North, 1100 Sgt. Jon Stiles Dr., Highlands Ranch, 303-791-2500.
  • High Peaks Holiday Art Fair, Boulder. December 12 & 13. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. 40+ artists. Watershed School, 1661 Alpine Ave., Boulder.
  • Source PopUp, Denver. December 12 & 13, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Curated market of local vendors. 3350 Brighton Blvd., Denver.
  • Holiday Fair & Artisan Show, Brighton. December 12, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Vendor marketplace, giveaways, take pictures with Santa, live music. Admission: $3 for those 12 and older. Adams County Fairgrounds Expo Hall, 9755 Henderson Rd., Brighton.
  • TJ’s ArtFest, Denver. December 12, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Local artists and entrepreneurs. Kids’ Zone where children can play while parents shop.. Also Used Book Sale with books, CDs & DVDs. Thomas Jefferson High School, 3950 S. Holly St., Denver.
  • Vista Peak Preparatory Craft Fair, Aurora. December 12, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. 40+ booths. 24500 E. 6th Ave., Aurora.
  • Young Entrepreneurs Marketplace, Lakewood. December 12, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. All products are handmade and personally sold by the owners, kids ages 6 to 21. 401 S. Pierce St. (Belmar), Lakewood.
  • Christmas Shopping Connection, Denver. December 12, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Unique & handcrafted gifts, free goodies bags to first 50 shoppers, free goodies for the kids. Z Place, 4800 Telluride St., Bldg. 5, Denver, 303-815-6414.
  • Holiday Bazaar, Englewood. December 12, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. 35+ vendors. Denver First Church, 3800 E. Hampden Ave., Engelwood.
  • Boulder Holiday Gift Festival, Boulder. December 13, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Handcrafted goods from local merchants. Boulder YMCA (inside the gym), 2850 Mapleton Ave., Boulder.

December 16 – 20

  • Last Chance Gift Fest, Longmont. December 20, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. 140+ Colorado vendors. Boulder County Fairgrounds, 9595 Nelson Rd., Longmont.