Shop Small at Holiday Markets in Metro Detroit

Tis the season to shop! Many farmers markets in Southeast Michigan are doing their part to bring joy this season with upcoming Holiday Markets. Whether it’s live reindeer, artisan craft vendors, or late season produce, there’s something for everyone, so don’t miss out on the fun at these special holiday events! 

Holiday Markets in Southeast Michigan

Milford Farmers’ Market Holiday Pop-Up 

Christmas Parade, Holiday Greens, Cookies & Breads, Stocking Stuffers, Live Music, Spices

When: Saturday, November 27, 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Where: On Liberty Street – Downtown Milford

Lincoln Park Farmers Market – Holiday Market

Specialty Foods, Arts & Crafts, Christmas Items, Balloon Figures, Food Donation

When: Sunday, November 21st, 11:00 am – 3:00 p.m.

Where: At Hall and the vacant space next to Park Restaurant, 168 Fort Street, Lincoln Park, MI  48146

Annual Birmingham Winter Markt

Displays from Local Artists, Ice Sculptures, Live Entertainment, Live Reindeer


  • Friday, December 3, 4:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. (Tree Lighting, 6:00 p.m.)
  • Saturday, December 4, 10:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
  • Sunday, December 5, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Where: At Shain Park in downtown Birmingham

Oakland County Holiday Market

Live Reindeer, Wagon Rides, Roasted Marshmallows, Holiday Music, Holiday Raffle

When: Wednesday, December 1,  3:00 p.m. – 7:00  p.m.

Where: At the Oakland County Farmers Market

Olde Fashioned Holidays at the Marquee

Food and Craft Vendors

When: Thursday, December 9, 5:30 p.m.

Where: At the Redford Marquee

Flint Handmade Holiday Craft Market

Free Kids Coloring kits, Handmade Goods from over 20 Local Artisans

$1 entry fee

When: Saturday, November 27, 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Where: At the Ramsdell Room inside the Flint Farmers Market

Monroe Holiday Market

Fresh Flowers, Baked Goods, Handmade Gifts and Crafts, Santa Claus

When: Wednesday, December 22, 5:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Where: At the Monroe Farmers Market

Plymouth Holiday Greens Market

Greenery, Decorations, Baked Goods, Crafts,

When: Saturday, November 27, 9:00 a.m. –  4:00 p.m.

Where: The Gathering – in Downtown Plymouth

Eastern Market Holiday Markets

Sunday markets feature Michigan-made gifts including clothing, art, jewelry, and more.

Tuesday markets are the perfect place to find everything for your Holiday meals.


  • Sunday, November 21, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday, November 23, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
  • Sunday, November 28, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
  • Sunday, December 5, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
  • Sunday, December 12, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
  • Sunday, December 19, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Where: At Detroit’s Historic Eastern Market

Where are you shopping small this holiday season? If you can’t attend any of these Holiday Markets in Southeast Michigan, be sure to check out our Michigan Local Gift Guide for unique gifts!

Paul Green is the Local Food Retail Specialist for Taste the Local Difference. He lives in Detroit. Contact him at [email protected] .