As the holiday season approaches, the Northern Virginia Christmas Market stands as a beloved tradition. For 30 years, this market has been a hub for unique gifts and delicious treats. Shoppers and vendors alike immerse themselves in the spirit of Christmas while enjoying the festive cheer and aroma of freshly baked goods.

Unique Shopping Experience

With more than 300 artisans from all over the country, the Northern Virginia Christmas Market offers shoppers a wide range of gift ideas. From jewelry and clothing, home decor to fine art, children’s books to holiday items, the selection goes on and on. Visitors will also find gourmet food products including popcorn, beef jerky, olive oil, tea, sweets, and more. There are even handmade goods and goodies for your furry friends. The market’s emphasis on handcrafted and artisanal products ensures that you’ll discover one-of-a-kind gifts that you won’t find in typical big-box stores. It’s a great place to find that perfect, thoughtful present for your loved ones. Check out the vendor list here.

Delicious Treats

No Christmas market is complete without indulgent treats and delicious eats. The Northern Virginia Christmas Market offers an array of delectable options to satisfy your cravings. From freshly roasted nuts and hot apple cider to mouthwatering baked goods and seasonal favorites, you’ll be spoiled for sure!

Helping Those in Need

In addition to getting a head start on your holiday shopping, the Christmas Market is also a great way to give back. Every year the market is also home to a food drive benefiting the Capital Area Food Bank. Last year they collected over 5,000 pounds of food, so bring along an item or two of non-perishable food to benefit the food bank. ‘Tis the season for giving!

Plan Your Visit

  • Hours: Friday, November 10th & Saturday, November 11th 10am – 6pm; Sunday, November 12th 10am – 5pm
  • Location: Dulles Expo Center – South Hall, 4320 Chantilly Shopping Center, Chantilly, VA
  • Tickets: $9, available at the door or purchase online in advance, children under 12 are free
  • Parking: Free

The Northern Virginia Christmas Market at the Dulles Expo Center is a cherished holiday tradition that encapsulates the true spirit of Christmas. It’s a place where families and friends can come together, shop for unique gifts, indulge in delicious treats, and create heartwarming memories. As the holiday season draws near, consider marking your calendar to experience the magic of this enchanting market. It’s a surefire way to kick off your holiday festivities with joy and wonder.

What’s your favorite place to do your holiday shopping?