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Holiday Craft Fairs in the Bay Area

Craft and art fairs abound at this time of year, allowing you to find great unique and often handmade holiday gifts. Here's our guide to holiday craft and art fairs in the Bay Area this holiday season. Many fairs also offer live music and performances, food and drink, and activities for the kiddos, so make a day of it!

Holly Fair

San Geronimo Preschool, San Geronimo
November 8, Friday, 4–9 pm & November 9, Saturday, 10 am–1 pm

Lots of family fun at this year's San Geronimo Holly Fair. Shop and save at the rummage sale featuring items for the family. Kids activities include games with prizes, arts & crafts, facepainting, snacks and more.  Enjoy a turkey dinner and shop at the Gifts & Treasures Boutique and Book Nook. All proceeds benefitting the San Geronimo Childcare Center go towards providing affordable childcare and scholarships. Location: 6001 Sir Francis Drake Blvd., San Geronimol. Event details.

Tam Valley Craft Fair

Tam Valley Community Center, Mill Valley
November 15–16, Friday, 5–9 pm & Saturday, 10 am–3 pm
Free admission

Browse through a wonderful selection of gifts, holiday decorations, and handcrafted specialty items created by local Bay Area artists. Wood art, glass art, dolls, pottery, jewelry, hand-knit items, and more!  Location: 203 Marin Avenue, Mill Valley. Event details.

Alternative Christmas Fair

Westminster Presbyterian Church, Tiburon
November 18, Sunday, 9:15 am–11 am

Westminster Presbyterian Church's Alternative Christmas Fair gives you the opportunity to give gifts benefitting charities and nonprofits locally and internationally. Location: 240 Tiburon Boulevard, Tiburon. Event details

6th Annual Kentfield Craft Fair

Bacich Community Center, Kentfield
Wednesday, November 27 1:30–6 pm
Free admission

Experience this one-of-a-kind craft fair by Bachich and Kent families, faculty and local community. Handmade crafts, artwork, baked goods, candles, clothing, dog treats, holiday decorations, jewelry and much more. Location: 699 Sir Francis Drake Boulevard, Kentfield. Event details.

Marin Center Holiday Craft and Boutique Sale

Marin Center, San Rafael
November 29–December 7, 11 am–8 pm
Free admission

et your holiday shopping done early at Marin Center’s Pop-Up Holiday Boutique! Shop for one-of-a kind locally produced gifts and meet some of Marin County’s top artisans, showcasing their unique jewelry, textiles, home accessories, and quality crafts. Take home something special for the art lovers in your family while supporting the true creative culture of Marin! Location: Marin Center Exhibit Hall, 10 Avenue of the Flags, San Rafael.  Event details.

48th Annual Holiday Crafts Fair

Dance Palace Community and Cultural Center, Pt. Reyes
Friday, November 30, 4–9 pm
Saturday, December 1, 10 am–5 pm
Sunday, December 2, 10 am–4 pm

This 48th annual event offers art and fine crafts from favorite local artisans and new offerings including an expanded holiday market and live entertainment. The festivities kick-off on Friday evening, November 30th will the tree lighting and Path of Lights where local Point Reyes merchants stay open late. Saturday and Sunday the Dance Palace is alive with lively entertainment, local West Marin makers selling handcrafted treasures, a kid's make and take craft station, youth vendors and an outdoor marketplace with delicious packaged gourmet food items. Location: 503 B Street, Point Reyes Station. Event details.

Landmarks Holiday Art & Craft Sale

Landmark's Art & Garden Center, Tiburon
Saturday, December 1, 10 am–4 pm

Shop for arts and crafts, jewelry, paintings, knit animals and more. Free cider for all who shop and fun door prizes. Location: 841 Tiburon Boulevard, Tiburon. Event details.

14th Annual Holiday Craft Fair

Mill Valley Community Center
Saturday, December 1, 10 am–5 pm
Free admission

The fair features more than 55 new and returning artists selling their fine handmade arts and crafts. There is a wide variety of items to choose from including woodwork, jewelry, glasswork, ceramics, decorations, knitwear, fiber arts, plants and much more. Location: 180 Camino Alto, Mill Valley. Event details.

Muir Beach Holiday Arts Fair

Muir Beach Community Center
Saturday, December 1, 10 am–5 pm
Sunday, December 2, 10 am–4 pm

The Muir Beach Holiday Arts Fair features more than 40 local artists showcasing art, ornaments crafted from eggshells, dolls and quilts of the MB Quilters, ceramics, woodworking, jewelry, and home and fashion accessories. Location: 19 Seacape Drive, Muir Beach. Event deails.

49th Annual Holiday Arts Faire

San Geronimo Valley Community Center
Saturday, December 2, 11 am–5:30 pm

Bring the entire family for for a day of fun. Crafts faire, yummy food & treats, greens workshop, silent auction, and Santa Claus. Special Performances: Lagunitas School Band. Tim Cain and West Marin Senior Services’ Lights of Life Celebration. Location: 6350 Sir Francis Drake Blvd., San Geronimo. Event details.

Margaret Todd Holiday Crafts Faire

Margaret Todd Senior Center, Novato
Friday, December 7, 6–9 pm
Saturday, December 8, 10 am–4 pm
Free admission

Free admission! Over 55 booths selling fresh greens, jewelry, ceramics, specialty foods, wreaths, ornaments, bath and body products and handmade items. There will be a raffle and live entertainment, too! Location: 1560 Hill Road, Novato. Event details.

Makers Market - A Holiday Craft Fair!

Mill Valley Lumber Yard, Mill Valley
Saturday, December 8, 10 am–5 pm

Shop our holiday December Makers Market in the Park at the Mill Valley Lumber Yard! Come join the festivities and shop local artists selling US Handcrafted goods such as jewelry, handbags, ceramics, glassware, soaps, candles and more! Enjoy the beautiful setting and support local small business! With over 30 local artists and live music all day, this weekend market is a fun way to spend a Saturday with friends and family so invite everyone you know! Location: 129 Miller Avenue, Mill Valley. Event details.

Santa's Helpers Holiday Gift Faire

Napa Valley Expo, Napa
Saturday, December 8, 10 am–5 pm & Sunday, December 9, 11 am–4 pm

Make your holiday shopping a breeze, with over 90 booths with gifts galore, including holiday themed items, fine art, country crafts, home décor, bath and body products, jeweler, boutique clothing antiques and collectibles, gourmet foods and specialty items. Even Santa himself will be making an appearance at the Santa’s Helpers Napa Holiday Gift Faire. Free admisson and parking. Location: 575 3rd Street, Napa. Event details.

Spirited Marin Holiday Marketplace

Studio 333, Sausalito
Saturday & Sunday, December 8 & 9, 11 am–5 pm
Spirited Marin Holiday Marketplace is two vibrant days of discovery, shopping, workshops, art installations, pop-up crafting, tastings, county-wide bake sale, and charitable giving. A unique and festive shopping “village” focused on the fresh voices of its Marin-based vendors and raising money for this year’s Marin-based beneficiaries: Beyond Differences, ExtraFood, and MarinCASA. Location: 333 Caledonia Street, Sausalito. Event details.

Telegraph Holiday Fair

Telegraph Street, Berkeley
Saturday & Sunday, December 8–9, 15–16, 11 am–6 pm

Holiday shoppers  will be treated to an abundance of good cheer, great music, fine food, with unique and unusual handcrafts by some of Northern California's finest artists. With 200+ local artisans offering their handcrafted wares for sale, there will be a little (or big!) something for everyone. Location: next to UC Berekeley, Telegraph street. Event details.

Fairfax Craft Faire

Pavilion, Fairfax
Saturday, December 8
11 am–5 pm

The 9th annual Fairfax Craft Faire is held at the Pavilion in the heart of Fairfax. A wonderful selection of crafts, music and food will fill the Pavilion for this event. Location: 142 Bolinas Road, Fairfax. Event details.

Hawaiian Holiday Craft and Bake Sale

Unitarian Universalist Church of Marin, San Rafael
Saturday, December 8, 10 am–4 pm

Shop for unique Hawwaiian holiday gifts, homemade goodies, mini-plate lunches, and more—all made by lovely hula hands! Enjoy hula and Hawaiian music performances, too. Location: 240 Channing Way, San Rafael. Event details.

Holiday Crafterino

Petaluma Veterans Memorial Hall, Petaluma
Saturday, December 16, 10 am–4 pm

This annual event takes over the Petaluma Veterans Memorial Hall with more than 1,000 attendees turning out to explore the delights of hundreds of artists. Items for sale range from jewelry and bath products to clothing, art, ceramics, and more. Live music and refreshments add to the party atmosphere. A $1 donation at the door benefits COTS (Committee on the Shelterless), the local homeless services provider. Location: 1094 Petaluma Blvd., South, Petaluma. Event details.

2018 SFMade Holiday Craft Fair

California College of the Arts, San Francisco
Sunday, December 16, 11 am–5 pm

SFMade presents its 8th Annual Holiday Gift Fair, held at California College of the Arts’ San Francisco campus — the largest holiday gift fair where you walk in and know that every item was made in SF. The Fair’s unique products include jewelry, bags, chocolate, wine, other gourmet gifts, home items, apparel, body products, children’s toys, holiday cards and decorations, and stationery – all from local manufacturers and artisans who make their products in the city. Free admission. Location: The Nave, 1111 Eighth Street, San Francisco. Event details.