Once you get yourself if the right frame of mind, nothing beats Christmas shopping, whether you are shopping for decorations, holiday edibles or gifts, it can be downright fun.
Matching handmade or unique items with the personalities of the people you love is like a jigsaw puzzle, a puzzle – fun, but often challenging.
Of course, Christmas gifts need to have a special meaning and even be something, well, priceless. Of course, that doesn’t necessarily mean it has to be expensive. If you are looking for something unique or handmade, inexpensive but not “cheap,” one of the best places you can shop is the Holidays Markets.
We love it and think that the Holidays Market can transform holidays gift-giving anxiety into a fun event – grab friends and family and visit some of Philly’s perfect shopping places this holiday season:
Made in Philadelphia Market
Here more than 100 local artists gather to showcase and sell their unique gifts. From November 19 through December 24, artisans, crafters, and designers provide unique selections to fit almost every type and age. Everything from handmade jewelry to sweets and bakery – everything is sourced from local vendors. If you want to support your community and economy in the city of Brotherly Love, stock up on handcrafted goods and gifts from the Made in Philadelphia Holiday Market.
Christmas Village at City Hall
It may look like a German Christmas Market but is The Christmas Village in Philadelphia. More than 80 vendors are displaying their exceptional skills and creativity on the sidewalks surrounding City Hall. From November 24 through December 24 stop by to not only shop for high-quality crafts but enjoy delicious goodies, drinks and of course holiday music.
Go West’s Holiday Craft Fest
Still got a few gifts to buy? Go West! For all the last-minute shoppers and craft enthusiasts The Go West Holiday Craft Fest brings more than 80 artisans with booths fool of jewelry, soaps, candles and much, much more. The Rotunda in West Philly is one of the best places where you can complete your gifts checklist.
UCal Holiday Market
A myriad of handmade items. The University City Arts League brings together more than 30 artisans that show their fantastic skills in an array of handcrafted gifts: pottery, soaps, candles, jewelry, T-shirts and much, much more.
Crafty Balboa Holiday Market
One of the most famous Holiday Markets shines a spotlight on handmade presents and booths from East Passyunk Avenue stores. More than 50 high-quality vendors will be ready to complete your gift giving checklist.
There are only about 10 days left to finish your Christmas Shopping. So much to do, in so little time. Driving from market to market can be exhausting especially with all the holiday traffic.
Celebrity Worldwide Chauffeured Transportation can relieve you of all the hassle. By booking Limo Service Philadelphia, the only thing you will have to worry about are the Christmas presents. No traffic hassle and no time wasted looking for a parking space or lugging packages around.
Book your chauffeured sedan, or grab a group of friends and one of our Mercedes Sprinter vans and transform holidays gift-giving into a day of exploration and fun.