Maryland Holiday Shopping and Craft Shows

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Trying to find the perfect gift for that special someone? This roundup of Maryland holiday shopping events is just what you're looking for! Whether handmade artisan crafts, special discounts or holiday decorations, you're sure to find something for everyone on your list - even last-minute!

Check out all the great holiday bazaars and sales going on in Annapolis, Baltimore, Severna Park, Columbia, and other locations around Maryland.

Events may be closed certain days. Call ahead to verify. 

Updated for 2017. List is updated regularly. Check back often!

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Friends Wildlife Holiday Bazaar - 2017
Nov. 4. Shop for wild and not-so-wild, new and gently-used treasures. Proceeds support the Patuxent Research Refuge. Free. 9am-3pm. National Wildlife Visitors Center, Laurel. 301-497-5772, fws.gov

Holiday Maker’s Markets - 2017
Nov. 4 and Dec. 2, 9 and 16. Indoor markets will feature a different selection of artists and craftspeople selling locally-made jewelry, baked goods, holiday decor and more. Free. 9am-2pm. Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center, Solomons. 410-326-4640, annmariegarden.org

Muddy Creek Artists Guild Holiday Show - 2017
Nov. 10-12 and 17-19. Over 40 local artists from southern Anne Arundel county. Shop for unique holiday gifts, meet the artists, and make some art of your own in our Studio Intrepid sessions. Free. Check website for times. South River Colony Main Street Shopping Center, Edgewater. http://bit.ly/mcagholidayshow

Holiday Craft Fair - 2017
Nov. 11. Food tastings, handcrafted gifts and more. Free. 10am-3pm. Historic Oakland, Columbia. 410-730-4744, goo.gl/FF0aan

Harvest of the Artist - 2017
Nov. 12. Handmade artisans market with home furnishings, baked goods, pottery, artwork and more. Free. 11am-4pm. The Key School, Annapolis. 443-433-7811, keyschool.org

Christmas Village - 2017
Nov. 23-Dec. 24. Holiday food, vendors, children's activities and more. Check website for details. Inner Harbor, Baltimore. baltimore-christmas.com

BAZAART Holiday Art Market - 2017
Nov. 24-25. One-of-a-kind holiday art market with over 100 featured artists and craftspeople. Free. 10am-5pm. American Visionary Art Museum, Baltimore. 410-244-1900, avam.org

Christkindlmarkt - 2017
Nov. 25-26. Experience this traditional German Christmas market. train garden, food, raffles, and more. $2; free, ages 12 and under. German Zion Church, Baltimore. zionbaltimore.org/event/christkindlmarkt-christmas-market

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Solomons Christmas Walk - 2017Annapolis
Nov. 30-Dec. 2. Holiday shopping, entertainment, Santa, and holiday crafts. Other activities include breakfast with Santa, Santas arrival by firetruck and more. Some activities require a fee. Free. 6-9pm. Calvert Marine Museum, Solomons. solomonsmaryland.com/events/signature-events/solomons-christmas-walk

Midnight Madness - 2017
Dec. 1. Visit with Santa, hot treats, shopping and more. Free. 6pm-midnight. Historic Ellicott City. visitellicottcity.com/events/midnight-madness-4

Christmas Mart - 2017
Dec. 2. More than 35 local artisans offering handcrafted items, holiday décor, and gifts. White elephant sale, a silent auction, baked goods and more. Free. 9am-2pm. elaine.uk07@gmail.com. St. Martin's-in-the-Field Episcopal Church, Severna Park

Glen Burnie High School Winter Craft Fair - 2017
Dec. 2. Crafters display wood crafts, candles, clothing, jewelry, glassware, holiday decorations, baked goods and more. Admission and parking free. 9am-3pm. Glen Burnie High School, Glen Burnie. gbhsmusic.org/craftfairs.htm

Joyful Paws Holiday Open House - 2017
Dec. 2. Family and pet pictures with Santa Clause, bake sale, vendors, games, silent auctions and more. Free. 10am-3pm. Calvert Animal Welfare League, Prince Frederick. 410-535-9300, cawlrescue.org

Midnight Madness - 2017
Dec. 7, 14 and 21. Shops in downtown Annapolis will remain open until midnight during this block party. Live music, food, and more. Free. 6pm-midnight. Downtown Annapolis. Downtownannapolispartnership.org

Holiday Bazaar & Tea at the Cloisters - 2017
Dec. 8-9. Features all Maryland artisans selling handmade items inside the historic Cloisters Castle. Tea, finger sandwiches, fresh fruit, scones, cheese, and an assortment of pastries and desserts. Free to shop; tea is $30. Dec. 8 4-8pm; Dec. 9 11am-4pm. Cloisters Castle, Timonium. 410-821-7448, cloisterscastle.com

Christmas Open House & Greens Sale - 2017
Dec. 8-10. Holiday arrangements, greens, and gifts for sale. Tour decorated Manor House. $4-10. 11am-4pm. Ladew Topiary Gardens, Monkton. ladewgardens.com

Christmas in St. Michaels - 2017
Dec. 8-10. Christmas parade, shopping, Santa's Wonderland, Gingerbread House display, Celebration of Choirs and more. Check website for specific events and times. Free. St. Michael's, various venues. christmasinstmichaels.org

Holiday Craft Fair - 2017
Dec. 9. Over 80 expert crafters and vendors for one of a kind gifts such as handmade jewelry, holiday decorations, gourmet food, sports memorabilia, artwork, and more. Door prizes awarded every hour. Santa and Mrs. Claus , crafts, food and more. Free. 9am-3pm. Northern High School, Owings. northernbandboosterscraftfair@gmail.com

11th Christmas Market - 2017 

Dec. 9. Gifts for your holiday giving, homemade gourmet cocoa and Glühwein, music and home-baked goods and more. Free. 10am-4pm. njoydancin@aol.com. All Saints Episcopal Parish Hall, Sunderland

ALS Artisan Boutique - 2017
Dec. 10. Fine arts and crafts show featuring jewelry, pottery, glassware, woodworking, and more. Free admission. 10am-5pm. Crowne Plaza Annapolis, Annapolis. leslieschwartz3@gmail.com, facebook.com/AlsArtisanBoutique

Eleventh Hour - 2017
Dec. 21. Extended hours from 5-11pm. Shopping and light refreshments. Historic Annapolis Museum Store, Annapolis. 410-267-7619, annapolis.org

Looking for more holiday fun? Check out our complete guide to Christmas fun and holiday events in Maryland here.