Holiday Shopping in Baltimore

November 15, 2023 | Retail
Holiday Shopping in Baltimore

Black Friday is every shopper’s favorite day of the year. From the great deals to the holiday spirit, Black Friday and Small Business Saturday are the perfect time to support local businesses! Baltimore has plenty of amazing events to keep you in the holiday spirit after your Thanksgiving meals are complete.

Harbor East Holiday Haul & Makers Market

Located in the heart of Harbor East, the first ever Makers Market will feature festive live music, free pet photos with Santa, lite bites and drinks from Bin 604 and Lebanese Taverna, and more! Come support your favorite retailers and local vendors at this spirited event on November 25, from 11am-4pm.

Black Friday at Max’s Taphouse

Mark your calendars for Max’s Taphouse Annual Black Friday event! Come to Fells Point to try all the darkest stouts & porters available in a fun environment that is much better than getting in a fight over a TV. All beers will be poured in 5 oz or 10 oz glasses, with 8oz twistee cans available to-go.

Bazaart Annual Holiday Craft Marketplace

On both November 24 & 25, the American Visionary Art Museum will host Bazaart, a one-of-a-kind craft fair that is your destination for unique, creative gifts for anyone! This Baltimore tradition brings in hoards of holiday shoppers every year, and features renowned artisans that exhibit painting, sculpture, jewelry, handmade clothing, accessories, and more. If you’re looking to shop outside the box this Black Friday, this is an event you cannot miss. 

Shop Small Saturday at Night Owl Gallery

On November 25, Night Owl Gallery in Mt. Vernon will host tons of local artists, artisans, and makers for a unique shopping experience that you’ll be clamoring to tell your friends about. 

Vintage & Makers Market at Ministry of Brewing

The Charmers Club invites you to the Ministry of Brewing in Butcher’s Hill on Small Business Saturday to experience the Vintage & Makers Market with some of the best local makers & vintage vendors!

Annual Black Owned Small Business Expo

On November 25, the Baltimore Convention Center in Inner Harbor will host the Annual Black Owned Small Business Expo, your chance to discover unique products, services, and talents from a diverse range of entrepreneurs. Empower your community by learning these vendors’ inspiring stories and celebrating the creativity and success of Black-owned small businesses!

Mini Small Business Saturday Market

Discover the magic of supporting local makers at the Mini Small Business Saturday Market on November 25 at R. House in Remington! Featuring vendors such as Nollie Pop, Alkemiste, and Wight Tea Co, this heartwarming holiday event celebrates community, creativity, and small businesses. Get some food, get some drinks, and find gifts that show you care!

Hampden Holiday Market

Stop by St. Luke’s Church in Hampden for the Hampden Holiday Market, a 2 floor extravaganza that features 40 artisans and crafters! Enjoy some warm, delicious goodies at this cheerful event and support your local business community.

Winter Opening Day at Baltimore’s 32nd Street Farmers Market

Featuring over a dozen guest artisans, makers, growers, and creators, the Winter Opening Day on November 25 at Baltimore’s 32nd Street Farmers Market in Waverly is an amazing opportunity to shop small and experience a cheerful, festive day. Look out for special musical guests, activities, and highlights!

A Wonderful Weekend of Local Shopping

Whether you’re looking to enjoy some festive treats, or shop for a unique gift that will have your friends and family smiling, local Baltimore businesses have something for you. So, get your favorite holiday sweater, load up on hot cocoa, and enjoy a fun, festive weekend!