Enjoy indoor shopping at over 80 crafters and vendors at the seventh annual Fort Zumwalt East High School Craft Fair. Concessions will also be available. Shopping hours are 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Fort Zumwalt East High School is located at 600 First Executive Dr., St. Peters, MO, 63376. Get the details.
Art & Craft Fair
Parkway Central High School's band is hosting 200 artists and their handmade items at their Art & Craft Fair Saturday, Nov. 12 and Sunday, Nov. 13. Parking and admission are free. The event runs from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. both days. There will be a cafe with food available for purchase. Raffle drawings throughout the day will also be part of the fun. Parkway Central High School is located at 396 North Woods Mill Road, Chesterfield, MO 63017. Get the details.
Holiday Shopping Expo at St. Charles Convention Center
A three-day event from Nov. 18-20, the Holiday Shopping Expo at St. Charles Convention Center features handmade, unique items and gifts you can't find in stores. Vendors will sell fall and Christmas crafts, gift items, baby items, holiday decor, jewelry and more. As an added perk, the expo has giveaways. The Holiday Shopping Expo is open Friday, Nov. 18, from 1 to 6 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 19, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., and Sunday, Nov. 20, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. St. Charles Convention Center is located at 1 Convention Center Plaza, St. Charles, MO, 63303. Admission is free. Get the details.
Rotary Craft Fair
Shop for a cause during the Rotary Club Craft Fair on Nov. 19-20 at Lindbergh High School. The huge fair boasts more than 450 local and national artisan booths where shoppers will find ceramics, furniture, porcelain, glass pieces, paintings, jewelry, paper items, gift baskets, crochet and knitted items, bath and soap products, wooden items, sculptures, dried flower arrangements and fabric creations. Admission is free, and the event benefits community projects organized by Crestwood-Sunset Hills Rotary Club and global efforts sponsored by Rotary International. The fair is open Saturday, Nov. 19, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., and Sunday, Nov. 20, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Lindbergh High School is located at 5000 S. Lindbergh, St. Louis, MO, 63126. Get the details.
Spirit of '76 Craft Fair
The Parkway South Band Boosters Holiday Spirit Craft Fair is a West St. Louis County tradition. The event is Nov. 19-20 and features hand-crafted items. The show is open Saturday, Nov. 19, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., and Sunday, Nov. 20, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The craft show is held at Parkway South High School, 801 Hanna Road, Manchester, MO, 63021. Get the details.
Fair Trade Market
Nov. 19-20 and Nov. 25-27
Do a little holiday shopping and encourage your children to learn more about their world at the 14th Annual Fair Trade Market from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 19-20 and Nov. 25-27. Fair Trade Market is presented by Manchester United Methodist Church, located at 129 Woods Mill Rd., Manchester, MO, 63011. Get the details.
Augusta's 34th Annual Candlelight Christmas Walk
Dec. 2 and Dec. 9
Augusta's Candlelight Christmas Walk is as much about charm as it is about shopping. The historic town promises all the sights, sounds and smells of a traditional Christmas. Augusta's shops and galleries will be selling holiday gifts, including hand-blown glass, paintings and jewelry, and visitors can also enjoy a bonfire, horse-drawn carriage rides, trolley rides and freshly-roasted chestnuts. The Christmas Walk is 5 to 10 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 2, and Friday, Dec. 9. Augusta is located just off Highway 94 in St. Charles County. Get the details.
Francis Howell High School Band Boosters Craft Fair
Home vendors and crafters sell their wares at this annual show. Shopping hours are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Francis Howell Middle School. Francis Howell Middle School is located at 825 O'Fallon Rd., Weldon Springs, MO, 63304. Get the details.
For shopping with historical flair, visit the Kristkindl Market at the Stone Hill Winery Pavilion in Hermann from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 3, and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 4. Enjoy crafts, carolers and cookies at this traditional German Christmas market. Admission is free. Stone Hill is located at 1110 Stone Hill Highway, Hermann, MO, 65041. Get the details.
Olde Alton Arts and Crafts Fair
Do a little Christmas shopping and support the Alton Community School District's band and orchestra program at the Olden Alton Arts and Crafts Fair from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 3, and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 4, at Alton High School. Breakfast and lunch will be served. Admission is $2 on Saturday; $1 on Sunday. Children under 12 enjoy free admission. Alton High School is located at 4200 Humbert Rd., Alton, IL, 62002. Get the details.
Pet-acular Holiday Bazaar
Find gifts to pamper your pooch at the free Pet-acular Holiday Bazaar at the indoor Purina Event Center at Purina Farms from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 3, and Sunday, Dec. 4. While you're there, watch canine shows, enjoy games with your dogs and kids, and meet pets available for adoption! Purina Farms is located at 300 Checkerboard Dr., Gray Summit, MO, 63039. Get the details.
The Craftshow Before Christmas
STL Craft Mafia brings, "the hippest artists" from Edwardsville, St. Louis and surrounding areas to the Wildey Theatre. Shopping hours are 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. The Wildey Theatre is located at 252 N Main St., Edwardsville, IL, 62025. Get the details.
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