Massive Circle Craft Christmas Market returns to Vancouver next month
It’s never too early to start shopping for those on your holiday gift list, and a long-running craft fair returns to the Vancouver Convention Center this fall to help you make the experience a moment. unforgettable!
The 2022 Cercle Crafts Christmas Market takes place from November 9 to 13, with more than 250 artisans to discover.
A Vancouver tradition for nearly 50 years, Circle Craft showcases a wide variety of makers, designers and artists. You can find clothing designers, potters, jewelers, metalworkers and carpenters, glassblowers, and candle and soap makers, to name a few.
The artisans of the Circle Craft Christmas Market are selected by a jury based on their talent and diversity and come from all over the province and the country. There are also more than 65 new designers to discover at this year’s festival.
Highlights of this year’s event include hand-painted silk scarves by Alarte Silks, watercolors by Weila Suo, upcycled eco-friendly clothing by Hip Chick Design and silver jewelry by VEDRO Creative.
The tens of thousands of visitors will also be treated to demonstrations by artisans throughout the five-day event. You can also visit the Aspiring Artists Zone to meet up-and-coming artists and see their innovative new works first-hand.
And for the first time since 2019, attendees can enjoy delicious food and drink in Gourmet Alley, live musical performances, and enter the “shopping spree” contest.
Tickets for the 2022 Circle Craft Christmas Market can be purchased online and are $15 for adults, $12 for seniors and youth, and free for children 12 and under.
Circle Craft Christmas Market
When: November 9 to 13, 2022
Time: 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. (Wednesday to Friday), 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. (Saturday), 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. (Sunday)
Where: West Vancouver Convention Center – 1055 Canada Place, Vancouver
Tickets: $15 adults, $12 seniors and young people aged 13 to 17 and free for children 12 and under. Save 50% on admission after 5 p.m. Wednesday, Thursday and Friday. Online purchase