Check out these upcoming shopping events where you will find unique, one-of-a-kind items for friends and family on your gift list this holiday season.
NULU Jingle Fest | November 11
Kick off the holiday season with Jingle Fest in NULU. Santa and Mrs. Claus will be on-hand for pictures and wishes waiting to be granted! Pride of Kentucky Chorus will be spreading holiday cheer by caroling! Stores in NuLu will be decorated and offering discounts & specials.
Temptations Holiday Boutique, The Olmsted | November 14-16
Curated gifts for people you love. A Christmas shopping event for those seeking fine craftsmanship and unusual quality.
The Holly Lodge, Maddox & Rose Marketplace | November 24-December 15
Step into a winter wonderland full of twinkling lights, festive vibes and a lot of holiday cheer at The Holly Lodge, Maddox & Rose's holiday-themed pop-up shop. Sip cocktails, enjoy charcuterie bites, and create your own candle-- a perfect holiday gift for loved ones.
Brent Street Holiday Market, Paristown | November 25-27 & December 1-4, 8-11 & 15-23
Paristown has gone under its annual transformation into a winter wonderland for Fete De Noel, a 6-week holiday extravaganza that includes an outdoor ice-skating rink and a holiday market with over 20 local and regional vendor shops lining the street.
All is Bright Holiday Market, Westport Village | December 1
All is Merry and Bright at Westport Village’s holiday celebration. Stop by to enjoy live music, special treats, entertainers, and a special appearance by Santa.
hoLOUdays Shopping Tour: Be Merry & Buy Local | December 1
Spend the day on a festive shopping tour that takes you to local, independent businesses throughout Louisville’s unique neighborhoods.
Holiday Night Market, Mellwood Arts Center | December 1
Come by for holiday vibes - hot cocoa, music, holiday shopping, fun family activities and more! This event features Mellwood artists and shops plus a selection of additional guest vendors throughout the hallways of buildings.
Made Market, Mellwood Arts Center | December 1 & 2
The Made Market includes local vendors with a variety of gifts ranging of handmade jewelry to leather goods to home décor.
Holiday Designer Showcase, Chestnut Hall | December 1-3 & 8-10
The Thoroughbred Retirement Foundation will open the doors of the historic house, once again, at TRF Sanctuary at Chestnut Hall this December with a Holiday Designer Show House to benefit the organization’s herd of nearly 425 retired racehorses. The historic farmhouse will be grandly decorated inside and out with exquisite décor.
Fa La La on Frankfort Avenue | December 2
Kicking off with the Santa Sprint 5K, stroll Frankfort Avenue throughout the day listening to Carolers, partaking in specials from local restaurants, discounts at retailers, live music and photos with Santa.
Bardstown Road Aglow | December 2
Bardstown Road is “lit” up for the 38th Annual Bardstown Road Aglow. Shop along one of the most eclectic streets in Louisville with special merchandise discounts at participating shops.
Holiday Open House, Norton Commons | December 2 & 3
Celebrate the most festive time of the year! Shop holiday promotions and specials at participating businesses, then enjoy carriage rides through the neighborhood and photos with Santa.
Christmas Gift & Décor Show, Kentucky Exposition Center | December 8-10
Wander through more than 600 booths filled with holiday decoration and ideas while searching for the perfect gift for friends and family.
Flea Off Market’s Holiday Bazaar, Henry Clay | December 16 & 17
The 12th annual holiday bazaar awaits at the Henry Clay. Holiday shoppers will meet more than 200 juried artists, makers, and craftspeople selling all sorts of gifts, from vintage to handmade.
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