Wondering when holiday, winter & Christmas markets will be open this year in Massachusetts? We’ve done all the research so you don’t have to!
In this post, we’ll be sharing a list of the most popular Christmas & holiday markets in Massachusetts, along with the opening dates that we know of so far.
We know it isn’t easy to find all this information in one place, so we’ve spent hours assembling all the dates and official websites of various markets to make your trip planning infinitely easier.
We hope you find this list helpful!
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Massachusetts Christmas Markets 2023 Opening Dates
In the table below, we’ll be summarizing the known opening dates for some of Massachusetts’ biggest and best-known Christmas markets and fairs this year.
While we try our best to ensure the information is up-to-date and accurate, we recommend double checking with official sources (like the websites below) before making any plans. Dates and details can change quickly these days, so it’s always better safe than sorry!
NOTE: We’ve put a lot of time and effort into assembling the information below, so if you are quoting/referencing these details in your own articles and websites, we would greatly appreciate a link back to this page. Thank you for your understanding!
|Name||Christmas Market Location||2023 Dates||More Info|
|Boston, MA||SoWa Winter Festival||Thursdays to Sundays from Nov 24 - Dec 17||More Info|
|Boston, MA||Christmas Craft Fair at Old South Church||Dec 2||More Info|
|Boston, MA||Harvard Square Holiday Fairs||Dec 15 - 17|
Dec 21 - 23
|Fall River, MA||Fall River Christmas Arts and Crafts Fair||Dec 2 - 3||More Info|
|Hanover, MA||New England Holiday Craft Spectacular||Dec 2 - 3||More Info|
|Hyannis, MA||Gingerbread Lane & Artist Market at the Hyannis HyArts Artist Shanties||Nov 24 - 25||More Info|
|Medway, MA||Christmas Marketplace & Bake Shoppe||Nov 18||More Info|
|Nantucket, MA||Nantucket Christmas Stroll||Dec 1 - 3||More Info|
|New Braintree, MA||Christmas in New Braintree Craft Fair||Dec 9||More Info|
|Plymouth, MA||Plymouth Holiday Market||Dec 2 - 3||More Info|
|Stockbridge, MA||Stockbridge Holiday Marketplace||Dec 1 - 3||More Info|
|Sutton, MA||Vaillancourt Christkindlesmarkt & Artisan Show||Nov 10 - 11||More Info|
|Topsfield, MA||Castleberry Holiday Craft Festival||Nov 10 - 12||More Info|
|Wilmington, MA||Castleberry Faire Arts & Craft Festival||Nov 24 - 26||More Info|
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