The holiday season in Barrie is the perfect time to celebrate and make lasting memories. Take a break from decking the halls and making gingerbread cookies and enjoy one of these family-friendly holiday markets.


Barrie Christmas Arts & Crafts Show

Date: November 4th - 6th
Location: Sadlon Arena Google Map
Over 140 of Ontario's most talented artisans & crafters come together for the 26th Annual Christmas Crafts Show & Sale. Choose from pottery, stained-glass, teddy bears, Christmas crafts, body care products, jewellery, clothing, woodcrafts, ceramics, and more, making Christmas shopping easy.
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The 400 Market

Date: Sat & Sun 9 am - 5 pm
Location: The 400 Market Google Map
The 400 Market is selling everything one could need, and some you don’t that are too good of a deal to pass up! Get all your holiday shopping done at The 400 Market!
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Barrie Farmers' Market

Date: Saturdays 8 am-Noon
Location: Barrie City Hall Google Map
Come out and see all the new bakers, makers, farmers and artists. With over 50 tables this year, we are the largest Indoor Market around. 
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Quayle’s Annual Outdoor Christmas Market

Date: Nov 12-13 & 19-20
Location: Quayle's Brewery Google Map
Time: 11am - 4pm
Come join us for our second Annual Christmas Market! This event is a family-friendly event with local vendors on display and nestled in our tree-lit beer garden. Kick off the holiday season by shopping early and supporting local.
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Drysdale's Christmas & Holiday Village (Weekends)

Date: Nov 19th - Dec 18th
Location: Drysdale's Tree Farm Google Map
Time: Sat & Sun: 10am - 4pm
The holiday season turns to winter magic beginning this November. Freshly fallen snow, jingle bells on horses, the scent of fresh Christmas trees filling the crisp winter's air, and a smile from old Saint Nick.
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Christmas Vendor Market

Date: November 20th
Location: Curio Exploration Hub Google Map
Time: 10 am - 2pmBring the kiddos for a fun and festive play session at Curio, while you enjoy some shopping. Santa will be joining in the festivities from 12:00pm - 2:00pm!!!!
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First Light

Date: Nov 24th - Dec 3rd
Location: Sainte-Marie among the Hurons Google Map
Time: 5:30pm - 9pm
See this wonderful historic site lit by the warm beauty of candle-glow as over 5,000 light up the winter night skies. Enjoy Aboriginal drummers & singers, traditional French Canadian music, fireworks, local choirs, take-home crafts, arts & crafts show, and much more.
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Midhurst Arts & Crafts Home Tour

Date: Nov 26th - 27th
Location: Various Locations - See website
Time: 10 am - 4 pm
This is a self-guided tour through homes in Midhurst featuring arts and crafts from local artists. Featuring 7 stops in the village as well as a tea room at the Midhurst United Church. Grab a map (also on the website) and get started on your holiday shopping! 

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Christmas Market

Date: Nov 25th - Dec 23rd (Fri-Sun)
Location: Friday Harbour Google Map
Celebrate the magic of the season at Friday Harbour’s Christmas Market from November 25th to December 23rd! Experience the European-style market featuring a 40-foot tree, twinkling lights and décor, and chalet cabins offering festive treats and holiday gifts.

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Annual Christmas Local Market at Redline

Date: November 26
Location: Redline Brewhouse Google Map
We are very excited to host our Annual Christmas Local Market this year on Saturday, November 26th.

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2022 Spice Market

Date: Dec 2-3
Location: MacLaren Art Centre Google Map
An Annual Holiday Shopping Experience featuring 40+ Local and Handmade Artisans, Visits with Santa, Live Music & Lazy Tulip Café! More details to come!

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Victorian Christmas

Date: Dec 2-4 from 10am - 5:30pm
Location: Cookstown Antique Market Google Map
Come and enjoy our twin ten-foot tall real Christmas trees decorated in vintage and new ornaments, all for sale. See our staff dressed in Victorian style. There will be lights, music, and plenty of sweet and savoury treats. There is something for everyone!

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