Circle Craft Christmas Market is back in 2015 for its 42nd season at the Vancouver Convention Centre West.  A favourite holiday tradition for the local Vancouver community, the 2015 Circle Craft Christmas Market will feature over 300 artisans from coast to coast, offering high quality crafts from fashion and jewelry, to woodwork and pottery.

Every year,  Circle Craft Christmas Market attracts some 40,000 people eager to discover the creations of hundreds of Canadian artisans all of whom are jury-selected based on talent and diversity. In addition, to round out the experience, visitors will find entertainment by local performers, craft technique demos, contests, and the “Budding Artists” open area where emerging artists will introduce exciting and innovative new work. Also, a special exhibitor competition in 2015 themed Christmas Travel. Entries will be on display and there will be three prizes, People’s Choice; Artists’ Choice; and, Media’s Choice.

2015 exhibitors will include long-time favourites Yarn Point Knitters, Garneau Slippers, Di-fusions (ornaments), Jalu Toys, Cathi Jefferson (pottery), and PJ’ZZZZ (pajamas). New exhibitors include Love at First Blush (statement leather accessories), Arundel (pottery), Avalanche (shaving tools), Coach House Bakery (shortbread), Dihedral Designs (bags), Handsome Mountain Pet Supplies, Leather Monsters (dolls), Melissa Nepton (fashion), Salish Fusion Knitwear, Two Sisters Teddy Bear Co., and Franny E Fine Jewelry.

Circle Craft Christmas Market 2015 Event Details

  • DatesNovember 11 to 15, 2015
  • Hours: Wednesday through Friday10 am – 9 pmSaturday10 am – 7 pmSunday10 am – 5 pm
  • Where: Vancouver Convention Centre West (1055 Canada Place)
  • Admission: $14 adults. Save $2 on all admission prices when you buy tickets online prior to November 11 at  Your initial ticket purchase entitles you to unlimited re-entry on any day of the 2015 show. Please pick up and validate your re-entry pass as you exit.

For more information and full list of vendors, visit:

Win a Pair of Tickets to Circle Craft Christmas Market 2015:

MMV is giving away a pair of Circle Craft tickets worth $28, to be redeemable at Will Call during the event.

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  1. Linda
    October 24, 2015 at 11:09 pm — Reply

    I love seeing the goods at Sartoria’s booth. I also like all the ceramic artists.

  2. Bekki
    October 25, 2015 at 12:58 pm — Reply

    I’m intrested in seeing Melissa Nepton (fashion)

  3. Emily
    October 25, 2015 at 4:33 pm — Reply

    I love supporting hand-made crafters! 🙂

  4. Nadya
    October 26, 2015 at 8:57 am — Reply

    I always love the jewelry

  5. Samantha
    October 26, 2015 at 9:23 am — Reply

    I love the Christmas craft fair

  6. Zombiemaegers
    October 26, 2015 at 9:52 am — Reply

    Thanks for the info and the contest!!

  7. Shannon
    October 26, 2015 at 10:20 am — Reply

    I cannot pick only one favourite artisan to see and looking forward to have more added to my list.

  8. October 26, 2015 at 10:45 am — Reply

    I’m excited to see everyone!

  9. Tracy Martin
    October 26, 2015 at 10:53 am — Reply

    I would love to try the shortbread at Coach House Bakery.

  10. evo
    October 26, 2015 at 12:07 pm — Reply

    I love the jewelry.
    and always make sure that to buy the pickled vegetables

  11. Monica
    October 26, 2015 at 12:08 pm — Reply

    I have never been to Circle Craft – yet. I think that I will love it all!

  12. Leanne S
    October 26, 2015 at 12:57 pm — Reply

    I love pottery so would like to see Arundel

  13. Susannah Street
    October 26, 2015 at 1:14 pm — Reply

    Pickled vegetables booth, yum

  14. Betty
    October 26, 2015 at 6:32 pm — Reply

    I have never been to the Circle Craft Christmas Market but would love to see the incredible works that some people are capable of! I have heard that the quality of the product being sold is incredible!

  15. Stacey Hagerty
    October 26, 2015 at 7:08 pm — Reply

    All the fabric artists and clothes!

  16. jo
    October 26, 2015 at 7:22 pm — Reply

    I’m excited to see Lisa’s cardmaking demos at the Local King Rubber Stamp booth. This would be my first time going to the market if I’m chosen as the lucky winner!

  17. Stephanie
    October 26, 2015 at 8:44 pm — Reply

    I’m looking forward to all the vendors! (Especially since I just moved to Vancouver for grad school). But I am excited to see All in the Wild Photography by Jason Leo Bantle. His work is AMAZING!

  18. Kelly
    October 27, 2015 at 10:59 am — Reply

    Can’t wait to go to Circle Craft again this year! Always enjoy going, so much to see! 🙂

  19. Rita
    October 27, 2015 at 8:53 pm — Reply

    I always look forward to visiting PJzzzz Pyjamas and Loungewear.

  20. Elaine D
    October 28, 2015 at 4:42 am — Reply

    I’m excited to see Imagine Wood for their wooden kitchen utensils!

  21. Elaine D
    October 28, 2015 at 4:42 am — Reply

    I’m excited to see Imagine Wood for their wooden kitchen utensils!

  22. Lynne
    October 29, 2015 at 8:19 pm — Reply

    Anything food related.

  23. kay
    October 30, 2015 at 6:47 pm — Reply

    Any locally made candles

  24. Erin W
    November 2, 2015 at 5:07 pm — Reply

    I’m really looking forward to seeing Robert Held

  25. Helen
    November 2, 2015 at 8:04 pm — Reply

    I can’t wait to visit Sweet Truth Canadian Gourmet Candy Co. I need to stock up on their brittle

  26. diana
    November 2, 2015 at 9:32 pm — Reply

    looking for home decorations and Christmas decorations but Koko Monk Chocolates sounds delicious

  27. Ashley Stewart
    October 25, 2016 at 9:21 am — Reply

    I cannot wait for Circle Craft! My friend and I come every year, and we plan our day at the market weeks in advance. I hope Katelyn and I win!!

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