Holiday Marketplace 2014
Date: Friday, November 21, 2014
- Sunday, November 23, 2014
Time: 10:00AM - 4:00PM
Location: The Santa Barbara Botanic Garden
Annual Holiday Marketplace in the Garden: November 21-23
Come shop in this beautiful outdoor setting as the Garden’s Courtyard is transformed into a veritable Santa’s workshop!
This year’s Annual Holiday Marketplace offers gifts for everyone on your shopping list, in a festive, seasonal spirit-inducing venue:
- More than 35 wonderful artisans with one-of-a-kind, hand-crafted items
- New holiday items from The Garden Guild, along with their beloved traditional decorations
- Nature-inspired creations using up-cycled and local materials
- Local food purveyors with edible gifts for the foodies on your list
- Special items in the Garden Growers Nursery and Garden Gift Shop including lovely native “dish gardens”
- Photos with Santa in the Garden ~ perfect for holiday cards!
- Gift wrapping for a small donation
- Festive carolers and strolling musicians for holiday ambiance
This event provides a vast array of gift choices and decorative items. From hand-thrown ceramics to one-of-a-kind jewelry to custom-sewn textiles to custom crafted leather goods – the Holiday Marketplace is one-stop shopping for even the most difficult-to-buy-for person on your holiday list. From fine art to folk art, there will be delightful stocking stuffers, herbal products, locally-produced olive oil and honey, scented soaps and candles and much more. This event would not be complete without the offerings of the ever-popular Garden Guild crafters and their uniquely whimsical pieces lovingly created using all-natural materials including their just-launched line of native bay leaf wreaths.