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Come join us!

Swedish Christmas Market Julmarknad! – November 19th + 20th, 11 am to 4 pm at the Scandinavian Community Centre, 6540 Thomas St. Burnaby

This will be our third straight year at the Swedish Christmas Market!  We love the festive atmosphere and the great community-minded vendors.  Plus there’s coffee, drinks, sandwiches and pastries available to feed you while you are shopping!

Candytown – A Yaletown Holiday Festival – Saturday November 26th, 12pm – 7pm on Mainland Street Yaletown Vancouver

FREE outdoor festival featuring ice-carving, horse carriage rides, candy-making and a great gift market!  Tons of fun!

Kensington Community Craft Fair – Saturday December 3rd, 10am – 4pm at the Kensington Community Centre, 5175 Dumfries St, Vancouver

This will be the 9th Annual Holiday Craft Fair at the Kensington Community Centre.  Always popular, always free!  There are raffles and door prizes!

Women’s Winter Faire – December 17th + 18th, 11am – 5pm at The Heritage Hall, 3102 Main Street Vancouver

Impressively in it’s 23rd year, this market brings the finest in women-crafted, unique gift ideas ranging from funky clothing to gorgeous jewellery to locally produced, gourmet foods.  Door donations help raise money for local and worldwide grassroots organizations.


Past events:


October 15th – The East Van Bazaar at The Hall – 1739 Venables Street Vancouver

September 10th – Dunbar Harvest Festival, Dunbar Street Vancouver

July 15th + 16th – Vancouver Folk Music Festival, Jericho Beach Vancouver

June 19th – Main Street Car Free Day, Main Street at 18th Vancouver

May 7th – 25th Annual Fingerling Festival, Noons Creek Hatchery Port Moody


December 12th – 3rd Annual East Van H.A.M., East Vancouver

December 5th – Holiday Artisan Festival, Gleneagles Community Centre, West Vancouver

November 21-22nd  – Swedish Christmas Market, Scandinavian Community Centre, Burnaby

November 14th – Herbert Spencer Christmas Craft Fair, New Westminster

September 13th – Autumn Shift Festival, Main Street Vancouver

July 24-26th – Mission Folk Music Festival, Fraser River Heritage Park, Mission

July 19th – Blim Market at Viva Vancouver, Granville and Helmcken, Vancouver

July 12th – Fleetwood Multicultural Fair, Francis Park 84th Ave at 160, Surrey

June 21st – Main Street Car Free Day, Main Street around 18th Ave. Vancouver

May 2nd –   Fair Trade Mother’s Day Pop-Up Sale, 436 Columbia Street, Vancouver

April 19th – Eco-mmunity Earth Day Celebration, Frog Hollow Neighbourhood House, East Vancouver

March 22  ~ Seed and Straw First Year Anniversary Bash!  East Vancouver

March 7   ~  East Van Indie Swap @ The Independent, East Vancouver

[ 2014 ]

Dec. 20/21   ~ Last Chance Fair @ The Croatian Cultural Centre, East Vancouver

Dec. 6        ~ Holiday Artisan Festival @ Gleneagles Community Centre, West Vancouver

Nov. 29     ~ Herbert Spencer Christmas Craft Fair @ Herbert Spencer Elem. School, New Westminster

Nov. 28      ~ The Fair Fair @ UBC’s English Language Institute, Vancouver

Nov. 22      ~ Vancouver’s 2nd Annual Charity Craft Fair @  BCIT Downtown Campus

Nov. 16      ~ Swedish Christmas Fair, Julmarknad  @ The Scandinavian Community Centre, Burnaby

Oct. 12        ~ Thanksgiving Pop-up Shop @ Cadeaux Bakery, Gastown

Oct. 4          ~ The Drift @ Renegade Art Co., East Vancouver

Sept. 14       ~ Liveable Laneways, Main St. East Vancouver

Aug. 31        ~ Friends and Family Sale, East Vancouver

Aug. 23        ~ Viva Vancouver Blim Art Market, Granville St. Downtown Vancouver

July 25-27   ~ Mission Folk Music Festival, Mission

July 11         ~ Sunset Beach Social, Downtown Vancouver

June 27       ~ Sunset Beach Social, Downtown Vancouver

June 15        ~ Car Free Day, Main St. East Vancouver