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Holiday Markets, Fairs, and Festivals in Rockland and Westchester

Holiday Markets, Fairs, and Festivals in Rockland and Westchester

Check out this roundup of holiday markets, fairs, and festivals in Rockland and Westchester to find gifts for everyone on your list.

Ring in the holidays with these markets, fairs, and festivals in Rockland and Westchester to find unique, handmade gifts and make memories with your family.

Holiday Markets in Rockland County

Christmas In The Village 
 Saturday, Dec. 8, 12pm-5pm
WHERE: Museum Village, 1010 State Route 17M, Monroe 
AGES: All 
WHAT: Come see Santa by the fire place, take a stroll down Candy Cane Lane and enjoy holiday entertainment in The Playhouse. Enjoy the holiday performance in the playhouse, sing songs, make a craft, get your face painted, and purchase various stocking stuffers.
WANT TO GO? $5 per family suggested donation at the door, proceeds go to Museum Village Education Program. 845-782-8247. 

St. Nicholas Holiday Bazaar

WHEN: Saturday Dec. 8, 10am-3pm
WHERE:Grace Church, 3328 Franklin Ave., Millbrook
AGES: All 
WHAT: Browse hand-made crafts, locally harvested yarn, beaded and silver jewelry, one-of-a-kind finely detailed bird houses, and more.
WANT TO GO? FREE admission;


Winter Wonderland Light Festival 
 Thursday, Dec. 13, 6pm
WHERE: Congers Community Center, 6 Gilchrest Road, Congers
AGES: All 
WHAT: Santa will be there to help kick off the festivities with the lighting of the tree. Also enjoy roasting smores, horse-drawn wagon rides, and preschool caroling. Light refreshments will also be available. 
WANT TO GO? free admission. 845-268-9700. 

Beary Merry Holiday Party 
 Saturday, Dec. 22, 10:30-3pm (rain date: Sunday, Dec. 23)
WHERE: Trailside Museums & Zoo, Bear Mountain State Park, Bear Mountain 
AGES: 3 and older 
WHAT: Come to the Bear Den at 10:30 to make tasty holiday snacks for the black bears. We’ll celebrate the holiday season at 11:00 when we let the bears out to unwrap their gift boxes full of delicious treats! Bundle up & come out for a festive, family-friendly winter experience!
WANT TO GO? $10 parking fee; $1 suggested donation. 845-786-2701 x265.

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Holiday Events in Westchester County

White Plains High School Crafts Fair 
 Saturday, Dec. 8, 10am-4pm
WHERE: White Plains High School, 550 North St., White Plains
AGES: All 
WHAT: With over 75 vendors selling jewelry, beauty products, purses, books, stuffed animals, and more. The snack bar is open from 1am-4pm and all proceeds go to White Plaisn High School senior recognition scholarships.
WANT TO GO? FREE admission.

Katonah Christmas Artisan Market

WHEN: Saturday Dec. 8, 10:30am-3:30pm
WHERE: Katonah Village Library, 26 Bedford Road, Katonah
AGES: All 
WHAT: Explore and shop jewelry, accessories, home decor, dolls, and more.
WANT TO GO? FREE admission;


Holiday Howl 

WHEN: Dec. 21- Dec. 23, Saturdays and Sundays through Dec. 23, and Dec. 26.
WHERE: Wolf Conservation Center, 7 Buck Run, South Salem 
AGES: All 
WHAT: Get outside during the holidays at the Wolf Conservation Center and learn all about wolves. Guests will enjoy watching the wolves tear open their gifts. 
WANT TO GO? $11-$16. 914-763-2373. 

Holiday Market at Tarrytown Music Hall

WHEN: Sunday, Dec. 16
WHERE: Tarrytown Music Hall, 13 Main Street, Tarrytown
AGES: All 
WHAT: This event highlights the best handcrafted goods in the region as well as indie pop-up shops and local/ homegrown businesses.
WANT TO GO? FREE admission;





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