Looking for that one-of-a-kind holiday gift? During November and December, Lakeland, Winter Haven, and Polk County host an abundance of holiday markets and craft fairs to find those unique Christmas gifts your friends and family will love. Plus you can get your Christmas shopping done while you shop local and support makers from Lakeland and Central Florida.

Vendors – if you are interested in being a vendor at these events, click through to the event details and look for the link to the organizer’s website. (We are not the host of any of these events – this is a community calendar of events)

Featured Events

Lakeside Village Artisan Market Dec 2019
Lakeside Village Artisan Market
Sunday, December 15 from 12-5 pm
1479 Town Center Dr, Lakeland, FL 33803
Stroll through a selection of hand-made holiday gifts, decor and treats from local artisanal makers.
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You will only see upcoming events below listed in order by date. A full list of events can be viewed on our Calendar Page.

Christmas Markets & Holiday Craft Fairs

Lakeland Downtown Farmers Curb Market

Free
Downtown Farmers Curb Market Lakeland
December 7 @ 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Downtown Lakeland
100 N Kentucky Ave
Lakeland, FL 33801 United States
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At the Downtown Farmers Curb Market you'll find local produce, local plants & flowers, herbs, loose organic tea, foods, honey, hot sauce, local artisans, local vendors, and much more! Saturday mornings from 8am-2pm in Downtown Lakeland.

The Fancy Flea Jingle Bell Market

Free
Fancy Flea Jingle Bell Market 2019
December 7 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Bartow – Main Street / Downtown
165 E. Main Street
Bartow, FL 33830 US
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Join us for a pop-up show in Downtown Bartow to celebrate the start of the holiday season! Admission is free and free parking! Vintage holiday shopping, great decor, furniture, live music, great food and more! Shake those jingle bells and head over for another amazing Fancy Flea extravaganza!

Carols in the Park Holiday Market

Free
Winter Haven Carols in the Park
December 7 @ 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Winter Haven – Central Park Downtown
41 5th St NW
Winter Haven, FL 33881 US
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For thirty years, artisans, specialty food vendors, and local choral groups have gathered in Downtown Winter Haven’s Central Park to kick off the holiday season. This event has become a tradition for multiple generations, with a special Candy Cane Corner for children of all ages! Kids will enjoy F...

Glitter, Glisten & Snow in Haines City

Free
Glitter Glisten & Snow Haines City
December 7 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Haines City – Lake Eva Park
555 Ledwith Ave
Haines City, FL 33844 US
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Count down with us as we light up thousands of lights and our 31ft Christmas tree at Lake Eva Park. There will be snow slides, arts & crafts vendors, local children's entertainment, food vendors & more!

Make it Magical – Lake Wales

Free
Make it Magical Lake Wales 2019
December 13 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Lake Wales – Downtown
200 E Park Ave
Lake Wales, FL 33853 US
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Main Street is excited to offer our guests unparalleled shopping with local artisans, gift wrapping, long-awaited visits with Santa, cookie decorating with Mrs. Clause, artistic crafts for the children, festive holiday music, delicious food and drink, beautifully decorated trees, creative photo oppo...

Holiday Haus Mrkt at Haus 820

Haus Holiday Market 2019
December 13 @ 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Haus 820
820 N. Massachusetts Ave.
Lakeland, FL 33801 United States
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The holidays are rapidly approaching, which might mean trying to pick the perfect gifts for your favorite people. Make it a one-stop-shop and join us for the Holiday Haus Mrkt.

Lakeland Downtown Farmers Curb Market

Free
Downtown Farmers Curb Market Lakeland
December 14 @ 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Downtown Lakeland
100 N Kentucky Ave
Lakeland, FL 33801 United States
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At the Downtown Farmers Curb Market you'll find local produce, local plants & flowers, herbs, loose organic tea, foods, honey, hot sauce, local artisans, local vendors, and much more! Saturday mornings from 8am-2pm in Downtown Lakeland.

Tenoroc High School Winterfest

Free
Winter Fest 2019
December 14 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tenoroc High School
4905 Saddle Creek Rd
Lakeland, FL 33801 US
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Tenoroc High School Winterfest started in 2013 to give students a chance to sell their art. Since then, we’ve grown, adding more and more Fine Arts and Crafts. Direct sales vendors and small businesses are also welcomed to create a unique “shop small” event.

Lakeland Downtown Farmers Curb Market

Free
Downtown Farmers Curb Market Lakeland
December 21 @ 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Downtown Lakeland
100 N Kentucky Ave
Lakeland, FL 33801 United States
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At the Downtown Farmers Curb Market you'll find local produce, local plants & flowers, herbs, loose organic tea, foods, honey, hot sauce, local artisans, local vendors, and much more! Saturday mornings from 8am-2pm in Downtown Lakeland.

Downtown Walkabout, First Friday, Haven Holiday Market, Winter Haven Craft Fair, the list goes on and on with plenty of arts and crafts events to choose from. Enjoy a day or an evening in Downtown Lakeland, Central Park in Winter Haven, or other festive locations across Polk County!

Interested in having your event included here? Submit a listing or contact us for details.