Let’s face it, if you’re reading this, and you still need to find that perfect holiday gift or three, you’re cutting it just a bit close to the wire. But hey, no worries, we’ve got some great last minute options to help you find a great gift for anyone on your list. There are still some fantastic markets happening this weekend and over the next couple of weeks, so check out our list below and check off those last gifts on your holiday shopping list!
(Our list is in no particular order)
1) Make it! Holiday Market
PNE Forum, 2901 East Hastings St.
The Make It! Market is one of the largest markets in Vancouver and with over 220 vendors to choose from you’re bound to find some great options here.
2) Shiny Fuzzy Muddy
Vancouver Heritage Hall, 3102 Main St.
Shiny Fuzzy Muddy has a great lineup of artists and makers offering up some delightful ceramics, hand-made clothing, home goods and more. Plus is takes place at the charming Heritage Hall on bustling Main St. so you can check it out after grabbing brunch at one of Main’s many great eateries.
3) Got Craft? Holiday Edition
Maritime Labour Centre 1880 Triumph St.
Got Craft? Is another local staple with a large selection of vendors to choose from, and is an easy market to attend with ample free street parking in the neighborhood.
4) Fall For Local Holiday Market
15 Victory Ship Way
The Fall For Local Holiday Market is a great option for those over on the North Shore, with a great selection of vendors to choose from including some of our local faves like Schmear Naturals and Mind The Minimal, so you’re bound to find the last gifts on your list.
5) East Side Flea
December 8-9 and 15-16
Eastside Studios 550 Malkin Ave.
East Side Flea has an awesomely eclectic mix of hand-made items, vintage and collectibles, so you’re bound to find something amazing for that one person on your list with particularly esoteric tastes!