The 8th annual Downtown Holiday Market returns for 24 delightful days, Nov. 30 through Dec. 23, 2012, on the F Street sidewalk in front of the Smithsonian American Art Museum and National Portrait Gallery between 7th and 9th Streets, NW.
Bringing a unique and festive shopping "village" to the heart of downtown D.C., the market features more than 180 regional artisans, crafters and boutique businesses of ethnically produced goods. Sixty exhibitors will offer hundreds of diverse gift items, such as jewelry, pottery, paintings, and textiles each day.
Shoppers can also enjoy lively seasonal entertainment, plus great snacks and festive treats.
The market is open from Noon to 8 p.m., and is located across from the Verizon Center and convenient to Metro and nearby parking.