It seems to sneak up on us earlier every year but the season for holiday craft fairs on Cape Cod has arrived. A much-awaited season by many who love to gather their friends and set off to discover what new creations the crafters have been up to this year. A time to explore the crafts and focus on finding that special gift that will delight our loved ones. An added bonus is that many of the fairs offer live music, luncheons, yummy treats and beverages to make the experience festive.
Holiday Craft Fairs on Cape Cod:
Shop Sandwich First Holiday Market – November 10th 3pm- 8pm
Sagamore Inn Tent, 1131 Sandwich Road, Sagamore
A shopping extravaganza located in the Sagamore Inn Tent with a fine array of gifts available from local shops to begin the holiday shopping season in style. Live music with food and drinks to purchase off the regular menu.
Christmas Fair – November 11th 1:30-6:30pm & November 12th 9am-1pm
John Wesley United Methodist Church at 270 Gifford Street, Falmouth
Dinner will be served on Friday from 2-6pm and lunch on Saturday at 11am. There will be items for sale including Baked Goods, Jams, Crafts, Boutique Clothing, Attic Treasures, Jewelry, Sweet Treats, Puzzles, Books, Wooden Treasures and more.
Sandwich Christmas Craft Fair & Lunch November 12th 9am-2pm
American Legion Hall, 20 Main Street, Sandwich
There will be a variety of crafters and a bake table with homemade deserts, pies, holiday breads, cookies and more. Baskets of Cheer filled with holiday goods will be auctioned off and raffles will also be held. Proceeds from the event will benefit veterans, the community, youth and education.
Lunch : clam chowder, chicken salad, meatball, peppers and sausage subs and hot dogs
Holly Berry Bazaar – November 12th 9am-3pm
Nauset Regional Middle School, Route 28 , Center of Orleans
The Cape Cod Hospital Auxiliary Orleans Branch Biennial Holly Berry Bazaar will take place on November 12th. The Bazaar will be held. Our day full of Christmas Cheer will take place from 9:00 am till 3:00 pm Join us for Amazing Attic Treasures, Baked Goods, Herbs and Vinegars, Jams and Jellies, Holiday Items, Wreaths, Knitting and Sewing Gift Items, Jewelry and Scarves, Gift Baskets, Puppets, Woodcrafts and so much more! This free event will offer something special for the whole family! A special treat will be a North Pole Mailbox with a visit from Santa himself, so bring your Letters to Santa! Plus! Four $500 Cash Raffle Prizes! Cash, Checks, Mastercard & Visa Accepted. One of the holiday craft fairs on Cape Cod with a cause; the proceeds of this fair benefit Cancer Services at Cape Cod Hospital.
Holiday Craft Fair – November12th & 13th 10am-3pm
Cape Cod Tech, 351 Pleasant Lake Ave, Harwich
Over 100 Crafters, all selling hand-crafted items to benefit the Cape Cod Tech students that are attending the SkillsUSA Competition.
Family Christmas Fair – November 26th 9am-2pm
St John’s, 841 Shore Rd, Pocasset
Artisan, crafters and vendors all selling unique gifts and stocking stuffers. There will be a fun-filled raffle, baked goods and pizza for lunch.
Gingerbread Lane & Artist Market – November 25th 10am-3pm & Nov.26th 12-5pm and also Saturday December 3rd from noon to 5pm as part of the Holiday Stroll
Both Bismore Park & Hyannis Harbor Overlook Locations
For this special Cape Cod Artisan Holiday Market the artist shanties will be decorated like gingerbread houses with candy décor and open to the public to shop for that special gift. There will be also be free crafts, music and fun for all ages. Food and adult beverages for sale by the OGB Express.
Holidays at Highfield Hall November 25th – December 11th 10am-4pm
Highfield Hall, 56 Highfield Drive, Falmouth
Highfield Hall is decorated for the holidays, sure to get you in a festive spirit, while you browse their artisan-filled gift gallery showcasing one-of-a-kind arts and crafts for the discerning shopper in search of that special something. While you are shopping you can wander through their Home for the Holidays display and find a collection creches from all around the world. Admission $10.
Plymouth Holiday Market- December 4th 11am
Plymouth Memorial Hall, 83 Court Street, Plymouth
This market will showcase a mix of over 85 local handmade vendors on two floors for your holiday shopping adventure. Featuring giftable art and designer wares, home goods, jewelry, specialty food, vintage, antiques and much more at the beautifully historic Plymouth Memorial Hall in downtown Plymouth Massachusetts. Admission is $2.00
If the holiday craft fairs on Cape Cod have put you in a festive mood, check out other Holiday Events on Cape Cod, Martha’s Vineyard, Nantucket and Plymouth. Cape Cod, with it’s many talented local artisans, has Craft Fairs throughout the year.