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City of Bloomington, Indiana

Saturday, November 25 from 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
City Hall, 401 N. Morton St., Bloomington
Free admission

Don't miss the 15th annual Holiday market! Shop for locally grown farm products, and arts and fine crafts created by local artisans, all while listening to the music of the season. The TubaSantas fill the Market with holiday spirit, and St. Nick and his reindeer will visit too!

Entertainment Schedule

  • 10:30-11:30 a.m. Bloomington Chamber Singers
  • noon-1 p.m.┬áJaniece Jaffe & Curtis Cantwell Jackson
  • 1:30-2:30 p.m. Harvey Phillips' TubaSantas

Also at Holiday Market

  • local farm vendors
  • arts and fine crafts
  • visit with St. Nick
  • carriage and train rides (additional cost)

For more information about the Holiday Market, contact Crystal Ritter at 812-349-3725 or ritterc@bloomington.in.gov.

Holiday Market Accepting Vendor Applications from Local, Regional Artists

The City of Bloomington Parks and Recreation Department invites local and regional artists to submit an application for consideration for vending space at the annual Holiday Market, Saturday, Nov. 25 at Showers Common, next to City Hall at 401 N. Morton St.

The 15th annual Holiday Market, with booth spaces both inside City Hall and outside on Showers Common, takes place from 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

Arts and crafts offered for sale at the Holiday Market must be original and made by the applicant. Applications are divided into 10 categories: clay; drawing/painting/photography; fiber arts; metalwork/woodwork; glass; jewelry; natural materials; personal care; recycled arts; and surface decoration. Works will be juried and artists selected based on the style and quality of work, price of work, and variety of artists.

Artists may apply online or call 812.349.3725 to request an application. There is a non-refundable, $15 jury fee per application. To receive full consideration, applications must be received by 5 p.m. Sept. 8.

All work for sale at Holiday Market must be original, and made by the applicant. Work must be safe, have a decent life expectancy, and exhibit quality of craftsmanship.

Thousands of people visit the Holiday Market each year to see live reindeer, hear musical performances by local groups as well as the world-famous TubaSantas, and to purchase unique, locally made arts and crafts and locally grown farm products.

For more information about Holiday Market, or to receive an artist application, contact Crystal Ritter at 812.349.3725 or ritterc@bloomington.in.gov.