The holidays are coming up fast, which means it’s time to start putting together your gift lists. We know that Christmas shopping can be a bit stressful, especially if you’re running all over town trying to find the perfect gifts. Well, stress no more because we have a fabulous solution. Pick up all your gifts in one place and have a bit of fun while you’re at it with these Christmas markets where you can find unique gifts by local artisans like one-of-a-kind sustainable fashion pieces, handmade homewares, artisan food items, and much more.
Bring the whole family to this lively Christmas fair and market that offers something to please everyone. Little ones will love getting their faces painted, jumping in the bouncy castle, and playing fun games, while adults can peruse over 30 market stalls for gorgeous gifts, sample wines at the wine tasting stall, snap pics in the photo booth, and grab great grub at the food trucks.
When: December 7, 11am – 3pm
Where: 25 Paterson Road (ISS Paterson Campus behind ION Orchard), Singapore 238510
If you’re looking for gifts that are super unique and made with passion, then the Christmas Designer Market is the place to be. Brought to us by the Etsy Craftivist SG team, this colourful market will feature more than 45 stalls where you can peruse handmade items like cards, ceramics, prints and more by talented makers and creators.
When: November 28 at 12pm – November 30 at 8pm
Where: Capitol Singapore Outdoor Plaza, 13 Stamford Road, Singapore 178905
It’s not often that you get to enjoy sky-high views to go with your Christmas shopping, but this unique market offers just that. Held in the newly renovated SKAI Suites on the 69th floor of Swissotel The Stamford, this festive event will feature 50 vendors selling everything from gourmet goods to handcrafted gifts, and exceptional lifestyle products.
When: November 26, 10:30am – 7pm
Where: SKAI Suites, Swissotel The Stamford, 2 Stamford Road, Singapore 178882
It’s all about guilt-free shopping at the Sustainable Christmas Fair, a conscious living event where you can pick up fair-trade organic produce and edible treats, statement fashion and jewellery, environmentally-friendly home decor and accessories. Have a chat with the artisans to get the inside scoop behind each item and support local producers and makers who create consciously and ethically.
When: December 7 – December 8, 12:30pm – 7pm
Where: Winestone, 30 Stevens Road #01-09, Singapore 257840
Head into the lush greenery of the Ginger Garden at the Singapore Botanic Gardens to hit up this unique market where you can find tons of items by local and international artisans. Brands on offer include Asmara, The Therapeutic Co., Pacific Agro Farm Singapore, Brown Bag Wines, and more. Admission is free and all are welcome.
When: December 15, 9am – 3pm
Where: The Villa at Singapore Botanic Gardens, 1 Cluny Road, Singapore 259569
Planning a holiday feast for family and friends? If so, this vibrant farmer’s market is just the place to pick up fresh, wholesome produce straight from the source. The market is part of the Bayfront Pop-up Market and will be held in Gardens by the Bay next to their latest attraction, the gorgeous Floral Fantasy display. Be sure to come hungry because there will be plenty of food and drinks on offer.
When: December 21 – December 22, 11am – 9pm
Where: Gardens by the Bay, 18 Marina Gardens Drive, Singapore 018953
Taking place for one night only, the Christmas Market by August Society is offering up 20 independent brands in one place with a focus on eco-friendly, natural and handmade gifts including fashion and accessories. There will also be sustainable wine and food tastings by artisanal wineries and food purveyors. Insiders tip: Register to attend on their FB event page to get a free glass of bubbles on the night of.
When: November 28, 5pm – 9:30pm
Where: August Society, Suntec City, 3 Temasek Boulevard #01-506/507, Singapore 038983
For a European-inspired Christmas market, The Season of Joy at Capitol Singapore has your back. Decked out with a singing tree and their very own ice-skating rink, Capitol somehow manages to encapsulate that nostalgic Christmas feeling on our warm, tropical island. With a market featuring over 50 independent outlets and various holiday-themed games, make sure to bring the whole family along for the fun.
When: December 6 – December 24, 11:30am – 9:30pm
Where: Capitol Plaza, 13 Stamford Rd, Singapore 178905