African Holiday Marketplace Cohosted by Africa International House USA and the Chicago Park District, this sale features fine art, crafts, clothes, toys, and more, as well as live entertainment.
Architectural Artifacts’ Holiday Show Antiques, works by more than 75 artists, and a silent auction to benefit Chicago Park District programs.
BAM Holiday Party and Sale The Broadway Antique Market offers discounts on items from the art deco, modern, and other periods.
Bucktown Holiday Art Show This annual juried sale features painting, photography, ceramics, jewelry, textiles, and more from almost a hundred artists.
Fair Trade Holiday Market Handmade arts and crafts, prints, jewelry, pastries, clothing, and more. No contact info or admission information offered.
Evanston Art Center Winter Arts + Crafts Expo Original work by more than a hundred artisans. All proceeds benefit the center’s programs.
Handmade Market This monthly event features jewelry, clothes, handbags, paper, and other stuff by more than 30 local crafters. 21+ and kids with parents. Sat 12/12, noon-4 PM, Empty Bottle, 1035 N. Western, 773-276-3600, handmadechicago.com.
Holiday Boutique Jewelry, etchings, sculpture, and more by 30 local artists.
Holiday Cookie Walk Proceeds from this cookbook and cookies-by-the-pound sale go toward restoring the cathedral’s bell tower.
Holiday Pottery and Arts Show A home exhibition featuring pottery, jewelry, and sculpture by Nancy Pirri, Robert Milanowski, Stephanie Marder, Isabel Mikell, Howard Skolnik, and Rebecca Zemans.
Holiday Show of Fine Craft Work by local artists including Judy Petacque, Joyce Rebora, and others.
Holidays Around the World Celebration Two art fairs hosted by Edgewater Artists in Motion, promotions by neighborhood businesses, photos with Santa, free trolleys, and more.
Jarvis Square Artisan Market Jewelry, fiber arts, fashion accessories, and more from local artisans, and discounts from area businesses.
West Walker Holiday Art Invitational Arts and crafts by more than 15 artists, music, refreshments, and more. Sponsored by Irving Park Carlson Ministries/Magic After-School Place.
Worth Your Salt Pop-up Shop This temporary shop features objects by 19 emerging American designers who bring together “themes of industriousness and play.”