The holidays are officially upon us, and gift-giving abounds! For those last-minute shoppers who looking for something unique, there are multiple local pop-up markets still happening this week in the Twin Cities. Buy one-of-a-kind gifts from a wide variety of local artisans and makers to delight the loved ones on your list. Not, to mention, you’ll also be supporting independent artists — a win-win!
#ShopJXTA Pop-up Shop @ Juxtaposition Arts
Now through Thursday, Dec 20th (10am-4pm daily)
Snap up handmade art, ceramics, screen-printed textiles and much more at Juxtaposition Arts, made by JXTA’s young adult apprentices.
Artists’ Holiday Shop @ Soo Visual Arts Center
Through Dec 23rd (Wed 11-5, Thurs-Fri 11-7, Sat-Sun 11-4)
A long-standing tradition at Minneapolis contemporary art space, SooVAC, the annual Artists’ Holiday Shop is an excellent chance to get your mittens on art from some of the city’s favorite creatives — at accessible price points.
Linden Hills Holiday Market @ Sunnyside Gardens
Sunday, December 23rd (9am-2pm)
Host to a fantastic selection of craftspeople, artisan food producers, and ready-to-eat food makers, the Linden Hills Holiday Market is an eclectic shopping experience with over 60 vendors.
Hygge Holiday Market @ Lawless Distilling
Dec. 23rd (4pm-8pm)
For the serious last-minute shopper, this evening pop-up combines cocktails and Christmas shopping. Enjoy holiday-themed sips while perusing a curated selection of local makers and artisans.