Get a jump on your holiday shopping, or pick up some handmade items or seasonal decor for yourself - you'll find it all at Morgan County area craft shows and bazaars. Churches, festivals and other groups host several fun craft shows throughout the fall and holiday season. Check our shopping listings for local boutiques, antique shops and more, Find one here that fits your schedule, or check back for additions to our event calendar as the season goes on. (Also see our local favorites page for ideas on where to eat when you're in the area!)
Winter Farmers Market
Every other week in October and November, beginning October 12 at Keller Hall, the Morgan County Farmers Market will host a Winter Market, featuring winter produce, handmade crafts and other items from local vendors.
Holiday Craft Fair Pop Up Event
Join the Farmhouse Market in Mooresville presents their Holiday Craft Fair Pop Up event on Saturday, October 12, from 10 am to 4 pm. This is an outdoor event featuring a variety of items from up to 60 vendor booths in addition to the store itself. The event is rain or shine.
Corinth Baptist Church Fall Craft & Vendor Fair
This is the eighth year for this annual craft and vendor fair. Join the Corinth Baptist Church from 10 am to 3 pm on October 19 for a fun day of shopping both direct retail sales and handmade craft items. Food available on site from 11 am to 1 pm.
Fall Handmade is Heartmade Marketplace
Bran N Shorts Coffee House in Mooresville will host their first Fall Handmade is Heartmade Marketplace on October 26, from 9 am to 2 pm. There will be additional events in Mooresville that day at other venues, so this is the perfect place to start your shopping adventure with some coffee and treats!
5 East Fall Market
On October 26, 5 East on Main Street in Mooresville will host a Fall Market featuring handmade and vintage pieces from a variety of local vendors. The market will be open from 10 am to 4 pm.
The Mooresville Friends Church will host their annual Quaker Market on October 26 from 9 am to 2 pm. Join them for a fun shopping experience. Lunch will also be available onsite for only $8!
Join the Mooresville Arts Partnership (MAP) for a fun fall community event featuring artisan and handicraft vendor booths, kids activity stations, plein aire painting, artist demonstrations and entertaining performances, from 10 am to 4 pm on Saturday, October 26.
St. Martin of Tours Annual Holiday Bazaar & Cookie Sale
November 2 is the first Saturday in November and that means it's time for the St. Martin of Tours Catholic Church Annual Holiday Bazaar and Cookie Sale! Pick up holiday decor, gift items and fresh-baked cookies by the dozen. Lunch provided on site as well.
Paragon Holiday Craft & Vendor Fair
Join the Paragon Volunteer Fire Department Auxiliary for a holiday craft and vendor fair on Saturday, November 2 from 9 am to 3 pm. There will also be a silent auction throughout the day featuring items from participating vendors.
First Baptist Church Annual Craft Fair
On November 9, the Martinsville First Baptist Church on Columbus Street will host their annual Craft Fair. This event is a local tradition, featuring many local craft vendors.
Artie Fest Craft Fair
The 3rd Annual Artie Fest Holiday Craft Fair will take place on November 9 at the Morgan County Fairgrounds. Dozens of craft vendors will be on hand, including some of your favorites from July's Artie Fest event! Proceeds benefit the festival and their scholarship fund.
Jingle Bell Bazaar
River Valley Christian Church of Martinsville will host the Jingle Bell Bazaar, a Christmas shopping event on November 9, from 10 am to 3 pm. There will be lots of great arts and crafts vendors as well as direct sales. There will be kids crafts on site and Santa will be there from Noon to 1 pm.
Mooresville Christian Academy Arts & Crafts Fair
From 9 am to 3 pm on November 9, the Mooresville Christian Academy will host a school full of artisan booths! Admission is free, vendor products will be raffled every hour AND Santa will be available for photos from 11 am to 2 pm!
Holiday Craft & Vendor Fair
For the first time, Tom Fiddlery and the Main Street Stage will welcome vendors and artisans to their space on the courthouse square in Martinsville for holiday shopping fun! Join them on Black Friday, Nov. 29, to get that holiday shopping started!
Small Business Saturday Makers Market
Each year, on Small Business Saturday, November 30 this year, the Art Sanctuary of Indiana invites local vendors and small businesses to set up in the sanctuary so shoppers can find them all in one place. You'll find locally made soaps, beautiful wooden ink pens, jewelry and so much more!
The Annual Victorian Christmas celebration on Dec. 7 in Mooresville always features lots of fun craft vendors, both in the downtown area and at the Mooresville Arts Partnership location on Indianapolis Road.
Held each year during the Martinsville Cookie Stroll, the Morgan County Farmers Market Holiday Market will be on December 14 this year at Keller Hall, located at the corner of Washington and Sycamore Streets. As always, this will be a cookie stop and Santa will be on hand in the afternoon to take gift requests.