Local holiday craft fairs are popping up all around Southeastern Wisconsin. Here is a small round up of where to find these unique gifts. When you go to these fairs, if you are buying handmade items, you are helping supplement someone’s income, and allowing for their holiday to be a little bit better for their family or their cause. The same if you by from a direct sales representative. Do you have a favorite local holiday craft fair that you enjoy attending every year? Tell us in the comments!
More will be added to the list as they are found! Please click the link for more details about each event for a full listing with locations and times!
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Come to the Brown Street Emporium Anniversary Celebration to celebrate their first year! Mark your calendars for November third and fourth, 2018, 10:00 am to 6:00 pm both days.
- 10% off the entire store
- Additional discounts on many booths throughout the store
- Early Bird coupons to first 50 customers each day
- Bake Sale and refreshments
- Vendor demonstrations
October Holiday Craft Fairs:
Saturday, October 20, 2018 l 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Ronald Reagan Elementary l 4225 S Calhoun Rd, New Berlin
This event is sponsored by the New Berlin Junior Woman’s Club who are raising funds for projects including a “Splashpad.”
This event features over 110 regional artists and crafters along with exceptional home baked goods and chili, made by club members, for sale.
Not only is this local event a great opportunity to find some unique gifts for the upcoming holidays, but it also might just be a great way to “kick-off” the fall color season in Wisconsin!
$2.00 admission fee
Saturday, October 20, 2018 l 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Menomonee Falls High School l W142 N8101 Merrimac Drive – Menomonee Falls, WI
“A COMMUNITY AFFAIR” is presented by Community League of Menomonee Falls. This event is an arts, crafts, and antiques show that highlights the talents of fine artists. For over 30 years, the proceeds from this major fundraiser allowed Community League to donate over 1,000,000 dollars to scholarships, local charities and civic endeavors. The members of this volunteer organization take great pride in finding exhibitors who create the unique, handmade items featured at our show.
Admission is $4.00
Wednesday, October 24, 2018 l 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Aurora Summit l 36500 Aurora Drive Summit, WI
Bring your mother, daughter, girlfriend or come alone for an evening of fun and education embracing all women. Enjoy music, refreshments, chair massages, and prizes. Informational tables and fun outside vendors for ladies will be available such as: Norwex, Pampered Chef, Scentsy, Thirty-One and more. Come early! The first 50 attendees will receive a gift bag.
November Holiday Craft Fairs:
Friday, November 2, 2018 l 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Marquardt Village l 1045 Hill St., Watertown, WI 53098 (Stretches Room in Towne Centre)
The bazaar will feature a wide array of handmade craft & gift items including wood, decorated barn boards, badger and packer metal items, birdhouses, ceramics, artwork, jewelry, hair clips, canvas tote bags, bulletin boards, knit and crocheted goods, ornaments, angels, snowmen, towels, dishcloths, scrubbies, aprons, kitchen gift baskets, homemade soaps & lotions, afghans, quilts, hats, mittens, scarves, baby items, seat belt pillows, table runners, baked goods, Avon, Pampered Chef, Blink Artisan Boutique, The Chic Boutique, Holiday Raffle and much more!
Friday, November 2, 2018 l 10:00 AM to 9:00 PM
Saturday, November 3, 2018 l 10:00 AM to 9:00 PM
Sunday, November 4, 2018 l 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Wisconsin State Fair Park l 640 S 84th St, West Allis, Wisconsin 53214
Hundreds of vendors will be bringing the latest in apparel, decor, jewelry, and more. Tickets are on sale NOW! Buy online & SAVE $2!
Saturday, November 3, 2018 l 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
St. Paul’s Lutheran Church and School l 210 E Pleasant St, Oconomowoc, WI 53066
They have many new vendors this year! Some of the new vendors include:
• Dar Dar’s Designs
• The NutMan Company USA
• Off the Hook Creations
• Stonegate Artistry
• Lizbeth Design
• American Caliber
• JackAngeline Gems
Ladies Aid Bake Sale
50/50 Blessing Bowl
Saturday, November 3, 2018 l 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Hustisford Community Hall l 316 E Tweedy St, Hustisford, WI
Craft and vendor fair for fall and holiday shopping! Raffle! Food!
Sunday, November 4, 2018 l 9:30 AM to 3:30 PM
Bay Lane Elementary School l (Janesville Rd. & Bay Lane Rd.) Muskego, WI
Hosted by the Muskego Woman’s Club GFWC: 85 crafters and home goods, bakery, jewelry, raffles, holiday gift ideas, cheese and candies.
Admission is $3 for those over the age of 12.
All proceeds utilized by the Muskego Woman’s Club to better the community for those both young and old.
Free Parking | Handicap Accessible
Sunday, November 4, 2018 l 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
The Bowery l N2201 County Road P, Ashippun, Wisconsin 53078
Local and Milwaukee based vendors will be featured selling handmade goods just in time for the holidays!
Shop local, support local!
Vendors interested in a booth, contact firstname.lastname@example.org!
Saturday, November 10th, 2018 l 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Divine Redeemer Gymnasium l 31385 West Hill Road (HWY 83), Hartland
Divine Redeemer will present their annual “Christmas Shoppe” Craft Fair on Saturday, November 10th from 9am-2pm in the school’s Gymnasium. Enjoy shopping for unique gifts from over 30 area crafters, artisans and vendors along with raffle items, a bake sale, coffee bar and concessions. Proceeds will benefit Divine Redeemer Lutheran Day School. For more information about the school, please visit http://www.drlc.org or contact the Admission Counselor, Tracey Markut at 262-367-3664.
Admission is FREE.
Saturday, November 10, 2018 l 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Milwaukee Lutheran High School l 9700 W Grantosa Dr, Milwaukee, WI 53222
An amazing variety of artisans and crafters will have their handcrafted wares for purchase. Find one of a kind gifts, jewelry, artwork, hand-sewn and knit crafts, home décor, woodwork, stained glass, edible treats, photography, soaps, candles, and many more artisan items!
Admission is only $3 at the door.
Sunday, November 11, 2018 l 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Brookfield East High School l 3305 N. Lilly Rd, Brookfield, WI 53005
This is one of Wisconsin’s largest juried arts & craft fairs with over 180 booths of Midwest artisans and crafters offering unique, hand crafted items. Admission is $4 per person, and they will have an “express line” for exact change.
Free Parking is available at the school or at Elite Sports Club, just a block east on Burleigh Rd., with free shuttle bus.
No strollers are allowed inside the building during the fair due to space restrictions, so please plan accordingly.
Admission is $4.00.
Thursday, November 15, 2018 l 4:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Oconomowoc Lake Club l 4668 Lake Club Circle, Oconomowoc, WI 53066
Grab your girl friends and join us for a fun evening of shopping local boutiques and businesses, all under one roof. Check off that holiday shopping list, or shop for yourself. You deserve it! Enjoy drinks, appetizers, and an outstanding raffle filled with generous, business donations.“Shopping for a Cause” supports Gals on the Go Project, a non for profit organization dedicated to bringing mental health crisis prevention and resiliency programs to our youth.
Shopping * Drinks * Raffle *
$5 Includes shopping bag & raffle ticket
Pay at the door.
Friday, November 16, 2018 l 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Saturday, November 17, 2018 l 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Prairie Hill Waldorf School l N14W29143 Silvernail Rd, Pewaukee, WI 53072Lake Country’s Premier Medieval Marketplace with Entertainment, Food and More! Get your holiday shopping done from local and statewide artisans, enjoy live entertainment, satisfy your sweet tooth in our renowned Sweet Shoppe, take your hand at candle dipping and fill your belly with a wholesome luncheon provided by Good Harvest Market!
Sunday, November 18, 2018 l 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Turner Hall l 301 S. 4th St. Watertown, WI 53094
Two floors of amazing vendors that have something for everyone, even those hard to shop for on your lists!!
Breakfast and lunch will be served.
Annual Amish bake sale!!
FREE ADMISSION and FREE DOOR PRIZES
Sunday, November 18, 2018 l 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Rustic Manor 1848 l 3115 State Road 83, Hartland, WI 53029
Shop with a variety of vendors and crafters.
Enjoy hot cocoa bar and Christmas cookies.
Make and Take Signs for all ages!
Sunday, November 18, 2018 l 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Foolery’s Liquid Therapy l N52W35091 W Lake Dr., Oconomowoc, WI 53066
Ladies shopping day! There will be lots of different artisans for shopping plus a Bloody Mary bar with food and drink specials. Foolery’s will have a liquor basket prize to one lucky guest.
Saturday, November 24, 2018 l 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
True Life Church l 1615 Silvernail Road, Pewaukee WI 53072
Proceeds benefit True Life Church Children’s Ministry.
Thursday, November 29, 2018 l 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Barn Owl Boutique l 727 Genesee St, Delafield, WI 53018
The perfect combination of style and class, Beautycounter and The Barn Owl collide to bring you this private event! The Barn Owl features handpicked touches of whimsical and the unexpected for your home and wardrobe; including many locally sourced products and goods. Beautycounter’s mission is to get safe skincare and cosmetics in to the hands of everyone. Shop our beautiful holiday sets, skincare, cosmetics, kid’s line and more! Come and enjoy a mini facial and/or complementary color matching! Spend $50 with Beautycounter or The Barn Owl and receive a FREE lip gloss!
December Holiday Craft Fairs:
Saturday, December 1, 2018 l 8:30 AM to 2:00 PM
Kettle Moraine High School l 349 N. Oak Crest Drive Wales, WI 53183
Kick off your holiday celebrations with Breakfast with Santa and a Holiday Craft Fair! There is a fee for breakfast, but the craft fair has free admission.
Saturday, December 1, 2018 l 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Aurora Summit Medical Center l 36500 Aurora Drive, Oconomowoc, WI 53066
Everyone is welcome to come and decorate holiday cookies, enjoy refreshments, and browse the arts and crafts created by our caregivers and local talent. Come Say “Hi!” To Santa and His Elves. Cookie Decorating will be held on the first floor of the hospital and clinic at Aurora Summit.
Sunday, December 2, 2018 l 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Boerner Botanical Gardens l 9400 Boerner Dr, Hales Corners, WI 53130
• FREE event admission
• Story time with Santa Claus (storyteller Paul Akert)
• Music with Gnorman the Gnome (folk musician David HB Drake)
• Unique, high quality gifts for sale from area artists and businesses
• Children’s make-and-take seasonal craft activities
• Special holiday brunch available from Zilli Hospitality at regular price
• Holiday fun for the whole family!
Sunday, December 2, 2018 l 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Merton Fire Department l N67 W28343 Sussex Road, Merton, WI
There will be complimentary cookies, cocoa, and crafts for the kids, lots of festive cheer as well as a special visit from Santa Claus himself. Lots of craft vendors for adults to finish Christmas shopping while the kids do crafts!
Saturday, December 8, 2018 l 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Nature Hill Intermediate School l 850 Lake Dr, Oconomowoc, Wisconsin 53066
This is the place to find those “just right” gifts for your family, friends or even yourself. There will be a nice selection of arts and crafts as well as merchandise from vendors you know and love. Come complete your holiday shopping! Refreshments sold by Cross Lutheran Church Servant Journey. Proceeds from booth fees will fund OJWC’s charitable causes in our community.
Saturday, December 2, 2017 l 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Lake Country Lutheran High School (LCLHS) l 401 Campus Dr, Hartland, Wisconsin 53029
Enjoy shopping for unique gifts from over 60 area crafters, artisans and vendors along with a bake sale, coffee bar and concessions. Student musicians will perform through the day. Admission is free.
Saturday, December 2 l 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Oconomowoc Community Center l 220 W Wisconsin Ave, Oconomowoc, Wisconsin 53066
Elegant hand-crafted quality items from a variety of 6 local vendors, making this a one stop shop for all your holiday gift giving needs!
Thursday, December 7, 2017 l 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Stolley’s Hogg Alley l 2008 Venice Beach Rd, Oconomowoc, Wisconsin 53066
With 10 Vendors, they will have shopping, drink specials, raffles and door prizes. There is no cover charge & everyone is welcome!
Friday, December 8, 2017 l 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Fox River Christian Church l S46W24130 Lawnsdale Rd, Waukesha, Wisconsin 53189
Pepper it Up Pottery along with hundreds of other vendors will be at this show. Free and open to everyone!
Saturday, December 8, 2018 l 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Washington County Fair Park l 3000 Hwy PV (Pleasant Vally Rd), West Bend, WI
Come by and finish all your Christmas shopping at one of the LARGEST craft fairs! FREE PARKING, door prizes, concessions and more.
Admission is only $3 per person!
Saturday, December 9, 2017 l 8:30 AM – 2:30 PM
Magee Elementary School l W313S4134 State Highway 83, Waukesha, WI 53189
Get your holiday shopping done while supporting Magee Elementary and local businesses at the Magee Elementary Holiday Fair! Join for a pancake breakfast from 8:30 to 10:30. After shopping make sure you check out Christmas in the Depot for pictures with Santa and a horse and buggy ride!
Saturday, December 9, 2017 l 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM
East Troy High School l 3128 Graydon Ave, East Troy, Wisconsin 53120
Join in for the annual Home Party and Craft Fair. This is a great opportunity to get all of your last minute Christmas Shopping done. There will be breakfast and lunch items for sale all day as well as baked goods. Festive Music will be performed by the middle school band and choral students. Admission is free. There were over 80 vendors this past year and hopefully more this year!
Thursday, December 21, 2017 l 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Discovery World l 500 N Harbor Dr, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53202
See Discovery World in a whole new light this holiday season with our Pop-Up Holiday Shop! Grab a drink, do a little shopping and experience all Discovery World has to offer – kid free! Join us for an Adults only night – full of making, exploring, and yes, shopping! Shopping you say? Thanks to our Milwaukee Makers Market friends, the promenade will feature 12 vendors for your last minute gift giving needs! Don’t feel like shopping? DIY! Create your own gifts with the Kohl’s Design It! Lab! Already completed your holiday shopping? Grab a brew & explore the museum. Admission is $10 per adult, $5 adult member. Stay tuned for more details! Please note that this event is just for Adults!