10 Christmas Markets for 100% Outaouais Gifts

Published on November 8 2017

November has barely begun and it’s already time to start thinking about Christmas shopping. To delight your loved ones with 100% local gifts, or just to put you in the holiday mood, here’s a list of 10 local Christmas markets that are well worth a visit.

November

Get into the Christmas spirit

Etsy Outaouais 2017 Holiday Market

Are you a fan of the Etsy online store? Come and meet local crafters in the beautiful setting of the Moore Farm, and get your holidays off to a great start.

When: Saturday, November 11 from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Where: Moore Farm (670 Alexandre-Taché Blvd.)

Admission: $2 / Free for ages 12 ans and under (Cash only)

IMAGINE Art & Craft Show

Bring the whole family to see Santa on Sunday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. (don’t forget your wish list!). Face painting, loot bags and souvenir photos—there’s lots of fun for everyone.

When: Saturday, November 11 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday, November 12 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Where: DoubleTree by Hilton Gatineau-Ottawa

Admission: Free

Outaouais Christmas Market

When: Saturday, November 18 and Sunday, November 19 from 10:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Where: 230 Saint-René E., Gatineau (in the old firehall)

Admission: Free

Christmas Arts & Crafts Fair at the Galeries Aylmer

When: Saturday, November 25 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Where: Galeries Aylmer

Admission: Free

The Museum’s Christmas Market

The Canadian Museum of History hosts one of the region’s largest Christmas markets, with more than 80 exhibitors.

When: Thursday, November 30 and Friday, December 1 from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Saturday, December 2 and Sunday, December 3 from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Where: Canadian Museum of History

Admission: Free

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December

Track down those last-minute gifts

Ready or not, the countdown is on: 25 days until Christmas. Here are a few markets where you can pick up those last-minute gifts!

Old Aylmer Christmas Market

A Christmas market the whole family will love, with arts and crafts workshops, visits from Santa’s elves, calèche rides, live music, hot chocolate, and last but not least, the Santa Claus Parade on Saturday, December 2 starting at 6 p.m.

When: Friday, December 1 to Sunday, December 3
Friday, December 8 to Sunday, December 10

Friday: 4 to 9 p.m.

Saturday: 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Sunday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Where: Principale Street in Old Aylmer

Admission: Free

Old-Time Christmas Market

Enjoy an old-fashioned Christmas market in a beautiful heritage setting.

When: Saturday, December 2 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Where: George Bryson Heritage House

Admission: Free

Vallée-de-la-Gatineau Christmas Craft Fair

When: Saturday, December 2 and Sunday, December 3

Where: Blue Sea Presbytery

Admission: Free

The Museum’s Christmas Market

The Canadian Museum of History hosts one of the region’s largest Christmas markets, with more than 80 exhibitors.

When: Friday, December 1 from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Saturday, December 2 and Sunday, December 3 from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Where: Canadian Museum of History

Admission: Free

Petite-Nation Christmas Market

Stock up on local crafts and agrifood products that will delight your guests.

When: Saturday, December 9 and Sunday, December 10

Where: Petite-Nation Public Market

Admission: Free

Val-des-Monts Christmas Market

When: Saturday, December 16 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Where: Parc Thibault Community Centre (24 chemin du Parc)

Admission: Free

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