The holiday shopping season is here. Markets & pop-up events for holiday shopping in Detroit are ready to share their quality creations. Small business Saturday is also in November, so there’s even more reason to shop small & support local businesses.
Detroitisit rounded up a list of some of the most awaited markets & pop-up holiday shopping events in Detroit this year to spread the light on locally-owned small businesses
DECKED OUT DETROIT
First up on this list of holiday shopping events in Detroit this November is happening in the heart of Detroit. Bring your friends and family along for the most festive time of the year in the city. Bedrock’s Decked Out Detroit initiative is bringing back festive events and experiences to downtown Detroit. The Downtown Detroit Markets and Cadillac Lodge return to Cadillac Square on Nov. 10 and run through January 1, 2023. The Markets’ 18 local small businesses sell specialty everything for every age and taste, including pets. Get a gift for yourself too! Here, take a look.
DOWNTOWN DETROIT MARKETS AND CADILLAC LODGE
Nearly 20 vendors will be participating in this year’s Downtown Detroit Markets. Pace yourself at The Cadillac Lodge while you enjoy snacks and other activities on the schedule. Expect all the goods from featured vendors in the pop-up experience, such as Dcreated Boutique, Halie & Co., Monger’s Provisions, 3 Dogs 1 Cat, and more. This collaborative event with the Gilbert Family Foundation and Downtown Detroit Partnership is going all out once again to fill Cadillac Square. Relax on The Lodge’s comfy couches. Gather around the cozy fireplace with drinks and eats from the Iconic Collection, including cocktails, cocoa, cider, popcorn, and more.
Location: Monroe Street Midway
ALL THINGS DETROIT HOLIDAY SHOPPING EXPERIENCE
Date & Time:
Sun, Nov 13, 10 AM – 4 PM
The All Things Detroit Holiday Experience will help you knock everything off your list early. You can get even more of a headstart with early admission. Beat the crowds! You’ll receive an All Things Detroit tote bag and one-hour early admission to shop. All the shopping hustle makes us work up an appetite Get gifts from 100 local makers offering handcrafted and holiday-themed goods and treats while you get yourself some food from the array of food trucks. Holiday shopping in Detroit events strives each year to bring more joy and less stress to the start of the holiday season. Plenty of sights and smells at Eastern Market that invites everyone to take a quality piece of Detroit home. Click HERE to purchase tickets.
Location: Eastern Market 2934 Russell St, Detroit, MI
19TH ANNUAL TREE LIGHTING AT CAMPUS MARTIUS PARK
Location: November 18 @ 5:00 pm – November 19 @ 12:00 am EST
The weather hasn’t been too chilly lately, but maybe that’s a good reason to get out this holiday season! The Downtown Detroit Partnership and DTE Energy Foundation will kick off this year’s holiday season with the 19th annual Detroit Tree Lighting. Get close to your loved ones for an illuminated night at the award-winning Campus Martius Park. The tree lighting will include a performance by Darren Criss, who was on the T.V. show “Glee”, and is now a Golden Globe and Emmy Award-winning singer and songwriter.
HOLIDAY MAGIC MARKETPLACE
Date & Time: Thurs, December 1, 2022, from 4 pm– 9 pm
There’ll be plenty of opportunities to shop locally in the city for early birds and last-minute shoppers. The Holiday Magic Marketplace at the Royal Oak Farmers Market is another easy way to support local businesses. Stop by this annual market for a true handheld experience. The community comes together to meet the local artisans behind the crafty & unique Michigan-made gifts. Shop, relax, and refresh. The locally-owned food trucks will be provided. Click HERE to stay updated.
Location: Royal Oak Farmers Market, 316 E 11 Mile, Royal Oak, MI
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