DowntownDC Holiday Market

Events / DowntownDC Holiday Market

We are pleased to announce the 2016 Downtown Holiday Market.  Celebrating its twelfth year, this event boasts one of the most spectacular outdoor shopping environments in the region.  This year the Downtown Holiday Market (DHM) will operate for 29 consecutive days and will have 4 weekend dates.  It will open Friday, November 25, and will run continuously through Friday, December 23.  Hours will be fromNoon to 8 pm each day.

The 12th Annual Downtown Holiday Market is located on the F Street sidewalk in front of the Smithsonian American Art Museum & National Portrait Gallery between 7th & 9th Streets, NW. Bringing a unique and festive shopping “village” to the heart of Downtown DC, the market features more than 150 regional artisans, crafters and boutique businesses of ethnically produced goods.

Hundreds of diverse gift items, such as jewelry, pottery, paintings, and textiles will be offered by 60 exhibitors each day. Check back as the exhibitors rotate and the selection of goods will vary daily. You’re sure to find something special for everyone on your list.

While you’re shopping, enjoy lively seasonal entertainment, plus great snacks and festive treats. Located across from the Verizon Center and convenient to Metro and nearby parking, the market is a creative and convenient way to fulfill all your holiday shopping needs right in the heart of Downtown.


Friday, November 25, 2016 to Friday, December 23, 2016
12:00 PM to 8:00 PM