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Get In The Festive Spirit At CVA's Holiday Makers Market

Blog Post - November 4, 2023

Category: What's New

It's officially time for the festive season and what better way to celebrate than with a holiday-inspired Makers Market?

Join us for our 7th Annual Holiday Makers Market on Saturday, December 2nd from 9 am to 4 pm, at St. Michael's by-the Sea Episcopal Church. Carlsbad Village Makers Market (a Holiday Showcase) is a handcrafted marketplace where people can shop for the best American-made goods just in time for the holidays! It is a celebration of over 40 local and regional artisans and independent makers in a fun, comfortable outdoor environment. 

Artist: Kristi Bockrath

Find handmade, vintage, up-cycled, and unique goods at this all juried art and handcrafted marketplace that will highlight the crafter's creativity in woodworking, leatherwork, 3D functional art, natural jewelry, beading, fabric creations, repurposed materials, artisan foods, and much more.

Artist: William Tressler

This year, come make some memories and meet Santa. With a professional photogrpaher behind the camera this year, photos with Santa are free of charge to all who bring one new, unwrapped toy to the "Toys For Tots" toy drive,  in time for this year's photo card! And since this is the season for giving back, join in the Toys for Tots Toy Drive sponsored by Chanel Bennett, First Team Real Estate. This year will include "must-have" raffle gifts for toy donors who bring unwrapped, new toys for kids of all ages. Save the Date for the Holiday Makers Market and your opportunity to meet Santa and make a difference in the lives of children this holiday season!

Date & Time

Saturday, December 2nd, 2023
9:00 am to 4:00 pm


St. Michael's by-the-Sea Episcopal Church at 2775 Carlsbad Blvd., Carlsbad, CA 92008.

St. Michael's by-the Sea Episcopal Church will turn into an open-air makers market. St. Michael's was built in 1884 and its historic buildings and campus are a beautiful backdrop to this outdoor artisan market. All applicants are juried and only self-designed and handcrafted items will exhibit in this venue. The Makers Market is a free community event.