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Holiday Markets in the DMV 

Daycation DC 

Holiday Happenings 

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1. Downtown Holiday Market  

Open daily near the Portrait Gallery from November 18 to December 23. Find tons of local vendors and cute gifts for the holidays. Plus, enjoy holiday treats while you shop. 


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This market is only open December 2-4 but you'll find local vendors and a revival of the Chr. Heurich Brewing Co.’s Senate Beer with tastings!

2. Christkindlmarkt

Heurich House Museum

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3. Baltimore Christmas Village

Enjoy this huge German style market from November 19 to December 23. Find lots of local vendors, treats, drinks, and music. Plus, visits with Gingy and carnival rides! 


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The small shops in Old Town Alexandria will be dressed up for Christmas all season long. Plus, look out for special events like the Holiday Boat Parade and the Scottish Christmas Parade. 

4. Old Town Alexandria

King Street

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On December 10th from 10 to 4, enjoy a day of shopping and family activities at the National Arboretum. Find gifts and holiday greenery. Plus, pre order a Christmas Tree for pick up. 

5. Winter Festival 

National Arboretum 

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