Unique Holiday Shopping in Houston
Thanks to Houston's dynamic and creative cultural focus, there are many opportunities to shop and buy directly from artists and craftspeople this holiday season.
A number of venues are hosting weekend fairs and markets that will feature unique holiday gifts for everyone on your list. So, if you love shopping local, check out these upcoming events in the city.
November 9th to the 12th - The 37th Annual Houston Ballet Nutcracker Market: This giant pop up shop in the NRG Center boasts 280 vendors bringing everything from food to fine art for your perusal. And you can feel really good about shopping at the Nutcracker Market. All ticket proceeds plus 10% of the shopping proceeds will directly benefit the Houston Ballet Foundation. Buy your discounted tickets online now or get them for full price at the door.
November 18th and 19th - The Winter Holiday Art Market (WHAM): Hosted by Fresh Arts at the Winterstreet Studios, this shopping bonanza features exclusively regional artists selling dynamic original pieces, prints, and products that are sure to please. If you want to get a sneak peek, you'll need to attend the WHAM "Ugly Sweater" Preview Party on November 17th from 6:00-10:00pm. Guests wearing an ugly sweater will enjoy live music, appetizers, an open bar, and a chance to meet the artists. Get your tickets for the Preview Party here.
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