Still haven’t gotten started on your gift list? Not to worry, Charlotte is OBSESSED with shopping pop ups and holiday markets this season.
Here are 14 to hit between Friday and Sunday:
Girl Tribe Pop Up
December 15 – 16 | 2215 Thrift Rd.
Girl Tribe Pop-up is back just in time for holiday shopping. Shop over 90 women-led businesses, enjoy spirits from a cocktail bar and get in the spirit with plenty of holiday surprises. General admission: 12 – 5 p.m. both days. VIP ($20) hours: 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. on Saturday.
Holiday Pop Up Shop at Winter Wonderland
December 15 – 16 | Symphony Park
Shop this weekend-long pop-up with local vendors and your favorite Frozen characters on Saturday, plus a hot cocoa bar and ornament making on Sunday.
Handmade Holiday Market
December 15 – 16 | Twenty-Six Acres Brewing Company, Concord | 1 – 6 p.m.
From 1 – 6 p.m. each day, shop from local vendors offering pottery, jewelry, accessories, paintings, pet supplies and more.
Holiday Sip N Shop – call to confirm if you go!
Treehouse Vineyards | Friday, 12/14/18 6 – 9 p.m.
In Monroe, Treehouse Vineyards will host a sip ‘n shop with specialty vendors, raffles and wine samples.
The Last Uptown Flea of 2018
700 N Tryon Street | Saturday, 12/15 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Wrap up your holiday shopping by shopping over 80 handmade and vintage vendors. Plus, enjoy food trucks and live music. $1 entry fee.
Holiday Sip & Shop
Foxcroft Wine Co. SouthPark | Saturday, 12/15 2 – 5 p.m.
Sample more than 15 wines and shop gifts for the wine-lovers on your list at Foxcroft SouthPark. Small bites, cheese and charcuterie will be available from the kitchen. $5 per person.
November 30 – December 15
For three weekends, the biergarten at OMB transforms into a Weihnachtsmarkt (Christmas market) complete with more than 45 vendors, spiced wine, beer, bonfires and more. Fridays 4 – 9 p.m. and Saturdays 2 – 9 p.m.
SouthBound and The Music Yard’s Holiday Pop-Up Shop
The Music Yard | Saturday, 12/15 12 – 3 p.m.
Carolina Makers & Company teams up with Ronald McDonald House of Charlotte and The Music Yard for this donation drive and vendor pop-up market. Donate a new and unwrapped gift to those in need (browse a list of requested items here), shop local vendors and enter to win raffle prizes.
Holiday Artisan Pop Up Market (rescheduled from December 8)
The Loyalist Market, Matthews | Saturday, 12/15 Noon – 3 p.m.