Looking to shop local and/or support local nonprofits this season? Here are some of the best holiday markets around.
Hope for the Holidays
Saturday, Nov. 23, 3-7 p.m.
Chefscape, 1602 Village Market Blvd. # 115, Leesburg
Forget the gifts they’ll never use and choose from a dozen top local charities for holiday donations while enjoying food, drink and live music. Admission is free
Bluemont Holiday Craft Show
Saturday, Nov. 30, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Bluemont Community Center, 33846 Snickersville Turnpike, Bluemont
Bluemont’s annual juried holiday craft show features unique gifts. Admission is free.
B Chord Christmas Market
Saturday, Nov. 30, 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
B Chord Brewing,34266 Williams Gap Road, Round Hill
Celebrate Small Business Saturday by checking out work by local vendors. Grab a tree from Snickers Gap Tree Farm down the road and get discounts in the tasting room.
Saturday, Dec. 7, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. and Sunday., Dec. 8, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Lovettsville Game Protective Association, 16 S. Berlin Pike, Lovettsville
Traditional German food and drink, local vendors, music and Krampus. Admission is free.
Holiday Makers and Purveyors Market
Saturday, Dec. 7, noon-5 p.m.
The Wine Reserve at Waterford, 38516 Charles Town Pike, Waterford
Shop for unique gifts and enjoy spiced wine, beer from Wheatland Springs Farm Brewery, food from Borinquen Lunch Box and holiday music from Anthony Semiao. Admission is free.
Ida Lee Holiday Fine Arts and Crafts Show
Saturday, Dec. 7, 9 a.m.- 4 p.m. and Sunday, Dec. 8, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Ida Lee Recreation Center, 60 Ida Lee Drive, Leesburg
This annual show features more than 95 local and regional artisans selling handmade items including candles, stained glass, carved wood, jewelry, leather products and table linens. Admission is free.
Old Ox Christmas Market
Sunday, Dec. 8, 1-5 p.m.
Old Ox Brewery, 44652 Guilford Drive, Ashburn
Check out local artists, crafters, and boutique businesses. Admission is free.
Christmas Market at the Old Stone School
Saturday, Dec. 14, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Hillsboro Old Stone School, 37098 Charles Town Pike, Hillsboro
Hillsboro’s holiday institution returns to the historic Old Stone School with vendors and fun.
Old 690 Christmas Market
Saturday, Dec. 14, noon-6 p.m.
Old 690 Brewing Company, 15670 Ashbury Church Road, Purcellville
Find unique gifts from local favorites like Luke Greer Photography, Long Stone Farm, My Splash soaps and other local artisans and crafters.
Vanish Sip and Shop Holiday Art Market
Sunday, Dec. 15, 11 a.m-5 p.m.
Vanish Farmwoods Brewery, 42245 Hopwoods Lane, Lucketts
Check out 20 unique vendors and 20 beers on tap.