The Downtown Holiday Market (#DHM15), the unique annual outdoor shopping marketplace presented by the DowntownDC Business Improvement District and operated by Diverse Markets Management, was nominated as the best holiday festival in USA Today's 10Best Readers' Choice travel award contest, promoted by USA Today.
The winner will be determined by you! Vote online for the market today and note that each voter can return and vote daily until the contest concludes on Dec. 21. Voting officially ends at 11:59 a.m. on Dec. 21 and winners will be announced on 10Best at 12:00 p.m. on Dec. 25.
This year marks the 11th annual Downtown Holiday Market, which opened on Black Friday this year and runs through Dec. 23. The market features over 150 local artisans, global craftsmen and small businesses offering fine art, jewelry, glass, clothing, photography and more to satisfy all of your holiday shopping needs. Visitors will find stylish, handmade, knit accessories from Scarvelous, trendy home designs from Naked Décor, photography from Drew Smith, paintings from Jonathan Blum, global crafts from Red Persimmon, gift foods from The Capital Candy Jar and much more.