Oct. 16 & 17
Southminster Presbyterian Church Women’s Holiday Bazaar: Handmade gifts, baked goods, decorative items for holiday events, jewelry, collectibles, fall, Halloween, Thanksgiving, Christmas items and more. 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct. 16; 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct. 17, 6500 W. Overland Road, Boise. Information: Lindy Reagan at 322-6937.
Green Apple Boutique: Fall tent sale. Everything is unique and handmade: Halloween, fall and Christmas decor; vinyl designs; painted/refinished furniture; baked goods; more. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Oct. 16; 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Oct. 17, 13413 W. Wittenburg St., Boise. Information on Facebook at Green Apple Boutique Idaho. For vendor information, call Shelly at 629-5141 or Karen at 323-9155.
Church Mouse Creations Open House: Gift items and home decor. Handmade creations by Nancy Pew. One-of-a-kind ornaments, pillows, scarves, table art and more. Some slipcovered pieces. Refreshments served. A portion of proceeds benefits Vineyard Food Pantry. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Oct. 16; 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 17, 523 Michael St., Boise. Information: Nancy Pew at 869-3146. (Also on Dec. 4 and 5; see additional listing.)
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Holiday Bazaar: Lots of handmade items, from breads to knitted items; jewelry and more. 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct. 17, Mountain View Church of the Brethren at 2823 N. Cole Road, Boise. Information: Marie Hoskins at 850-7487.
Middleton Fall Craft Bazaar — Pan and Utensil Sale: Homemade crafts and food, including the “Lunch Ladies” cinnamon rolls and bread. Also selling pans and utensils to fund state and national conferences. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Oct. 17, 511 W. Main, Middleton. Information: Middleton Food Service at 585-6700.
66th annual Buddhist Bazaar: Starts at noon, bingo at 1 p.m. and auction at 2:30 p.m. Noon-5 p.m. Oct. 18, Idaho-Oregon Buddhist Temple, 286 S.E. 4th St., Ontario. Information at (541) 889-8562.
Oct. 23 & 24
Hazelwood Village Holiday Bazaar: Handmade crafts such as cold-pressed soaps, aprons, miniature decorative deer, acrylic art on canvas, handmade cards, knit baby gifts, quilts, fudge/candy, collectible decorated tins, painted glass, jewelry and more. Slow River Coffee Truck will serve coffee and other beverages. Raffle. 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Oct. 23; 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Oct. 24, 11127 W. Morela Drive, Boise. Information: Renee Coursey at (707) 322-2920.
12th annual Holiday Vender Blender: A one-stop holiday shopping extravaganza at the Summerfield Development (corner of Ustick and Locust Grove). 4-8 p.m. Oct. 23; 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 24, 1882 E. Summerplace Court, Meridian. Information: Cheryl Sessions at 884-2197.
Spring Creek Overland Fall Bazaar: Hand-crafted wood crafts, fall and Christmas wreaths, lavendar farm items, stoneware, purses, Scentsy candles, jams, kitchen aprons and towels, scented soaps, wood crafts and more. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Oct. 24, 10139 W. Overland Road, Boise. Information: Lisa at 639-7000.
Nampa Church of the Brethren “I Believe” Holiday Bazaar: Handmade crafts and quilts, homemade egg noodles (new flavors this year), Christmas decor, books, games, toys, baked goods, produce and a New to You Room. Biscuits and gravy breakfast and/or homemade chicken noodle soup luncheon. 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct. 24, 11030 W. Orchard Ave. (corner of Orchard and Middleton Road), Nampa. Information: Pat Williams at 447-6437.
2015 Holiday Market: Handmade and homemade items by local artisans and crafters; home and holiday decor and gifts; restyled, renewed and repurposed furniture and accessories; antiques; and collectibles. Refreshments and door prizes. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Oct. 24, estate sale building behind the Furniture Barn across from the Maverik Station, Payette. Information: Kathy at 850-0989.
Renaissance High School’s annual Faire: 20 new and returning vendors plus a Spook Alley, Weird Science, food, baked goods and activities for young and old alike. 5-10 p.m. Oct. 30, 1307 E. Central Drive, Meridian. Information: Helen Jones at 887-9769.
Oct. 30 & 31
‘Tis the Season Holiday Bazaar: Hand-crafted and holiday items, homemade goodies and a homemade lunch. Some vendor spots are still available (contact Gladys Clymens at 284-3736). Noon-6 p.m. Oct. 30; 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Oct. 31, Holy Nativity Episcopal Church (in the gym behind the church), 828 W. Cherry Lane, Meridian. Information: Gladys Clymens at 284-3736 or church at 888-4342.
Banbury Meadows Holiday Bazaar: New vendors: embroidered hand towels, handmade quilts and table runners, CK Designs jewelry, Circular Creations wood bowls and platters, glass flower designs for yards, Cheri Meyer watercolor art and holiday wreaths. Returning vendors: Scentsy, fused glass art, hand carved golf ball, wooden art on a pole, one-of-a-kind gift baskets and more. 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct. 31, Banbury Golf Course Clubhouse, 2626 Marypost Place, Eagle. Information: Ronda Oliver at 938-4667.
Holiday Arts and Crafts Bazaar: Jewelry, wood crafts, handmade cards, aprons, baby quilts, toys, Halloween and Christmas decor as well as baked goods. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 31, 2201 Woodlawn, Boise. Information: Polly Franz at 939-8250.
Saint Alphonsus 11th annual Employee/Volunteer Arts and Craft Bazaar: Saint Alphonsus’ employees, volunteers and retirees are the vendors, selling their arts and crafts. A portion of the proceeds benefits the Employee Assistance Program. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Nov. 4 in the McCleary Auditorium at the main entrance of Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center, 1055 N. Curtis Road, Boise. Information: Reba Allison at 367-3960.
Nov. 5, 6 & 7
Brookwood Country Bazaar: A variety of homemade fabric and wood crafts, holiday decorations, home decor, hand-made jewelry, gifts and homemade goodies. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Nov. 5-7, 105 E. Old Barn Road, Eagle. Information: the Brookwood Country Bazaar on Facebook.
Nov. 6 & 7
Holiday Bazaar: 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Nov. 6; 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Nov. 7. Food counter to purchase meals open on Nov. 6, noon-2 p.m. for lunch and 5-7 p.m. for dinner. Open Nov. 7, 8:30-11 a.m. for breakfast and noon-2 p.m. for lunch. 3430 N. Maple Grove Road, Boise. Information: Linda Novey at 377-0220.
Meridian Assembly Christmas Bazaar: Handmade crafts and wearables, home-based business vendors, baked goods, face painting for all and a silent auction. Lunch available. 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Nov. 6; 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 7, 1830 N. Linder Road, Meridian. Information: Charlotte at 887-0815.
Shenandoah Estates Christmas Bazaar: Baked goods, crochet and knitted items, crafts and Christmas gifts. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 6; 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 7, 8175 W. State St., Garden City. Information: Dawn Darnell at 853-8000.
Granger Quilting Guild Holiday Bazaar & Baked Food Sale: Handmade baby items, sweaters, socks, quilts, kid quilts, purses, aprons, table runners, wall hangings, kitchen towels, hats/scarves, pillow cases and BSU items created by licensed BSU crafters; jewelry, artwork and candy bouquets. Four drawings: two queen quilts, BSU basket and kitchen basket. Bring donation for The Idaho Foodbank. Homemade baked food sale. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Nov. 6; 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 7, 11692 President Drive, Boise. Information: Dianna Trembly at 861-8271.
Whitney United Methodist Church Craft Fair: 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Nov. 6; 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Nov. 7. Lunch will be served 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. both days, and there will be a potato bar and chili from 5:30-7 p.m. Friday. Featured items will be homemade sewing and cooking, specialty items, artwork, gift baskets, jam and jelly. Silent auction will close at 1 p.m. on Saturday. Whitney United Methodist Church, 3315 Overland Road, Boise. Information: Phyllis Ross at 343-2892.
Vintage to the Core Christmas Market: Friday night shopping, tickets required and pre-sold for $8 at Vintiques in downtown Nampa, 223 13th Ave S. Only 200 will be sold; includes live music, appetizers and shopping. Saturday shopping is $3 at the door. Vintage, re-purposed, re-loved and barn-find decor. Dutch Bros. and Sweet Spot Bakery will be there. 6-9 p.m. Nov. 6; 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 7, 1216 3rd St. S., Nampa. Information: Skee Wood at 830-5181.
A Treasure Forever: A house full of home-baked delights, hand-tied quilts and homemade comforts, autumn and winter decorations and other products such as Younique, Scentsy and Thirty-One. Also, hot drinks and fresh-baked treats. Noon-7 p.m. Nov. 6; 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Nov. 7, 10543 Shadybrook Drive, Boise. Information: Staci Thomas at 866-8291. (Also Dec. 4 and 5; see additional listing.)
Nov. 6, 7 & 8
Annual Idaho City Christmas Bazaar and Flea Market: Lots of treasures and handmade items. 4-7 p.m. Nov. 6; 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Nov. 7; 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 8, Ray Robison Community Hall, 106 Commercial St., Idaho City. Information: Theresa TenEyck at 392-4237.
Annual PEO Holiday Bazaar: Christmas decor, arts and crafts, jewelry, gift items, candles, home-baked goodies and a silent auction. Coffee, tea and soup available for lunch. Proceeds benefit educational opportunities for women. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Nov. 7, St. Michael’s Cathedral, 8th and State streets, Boise. Information: Krissy Horrace at 707 291-7649.
First United Presbyterian Church Holiday Bazaar: Bake sale and craft items. 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Nov. 7. Homemade soup and pie lunch served 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Free coffee all day. 400 Lake Lowell, Nampa. Information: Barbara Greene at 463-4045.
Meridian United Methodist “Souper Saturday” Bazaar: Features a lunch of made-from-scratch soup, rolls and homemade pie. Meals are $6; also homemade mac-n-cheese for the kids. Craft and baked goods bazaar and theme-basket silent auction. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Nov. 7, 235 E. Pine Ave., Meridian. Information: Katy Mulleady at (919) 607-1531.
Pepper Ridge annual Holiday Bazaar: Fun run followed by the bazaar, food vendors, music and activities. Vendor booths still available for rent.. All proceeds go to students and teachers. 5-7:30 p.m. Nov. 7, 2252 S. Sumpter Way, Boise. Information: Kari Zieglmeier at 855-4130.
Trinity Lutheran Church Holiday Craft Bazaar: Homemade crafts, Christmas decorations, jewelry, sewn items and more. Also find Pan Ladies, baked cinnamon rolls, Christmas cookies and tamales as well as a hot lunch of chili or chicken noodle soup. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 7 at 8 S. Midland Blvd., Nampa. Information: Di Seba at 466-2173.
Meridian Technical Charter High School 3rd annual Holiday Bazaar: Support SkillsUSA students by shopping a variety of vendors selling arts, crafts and goods. Also, holiday raffle. 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Nov. 7, 3800 N. Locust Grove Road, Meridian. Information: Rebecca Torek at 288-2928.
Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church annual Holiday Bazaar: Lefse for sale along with many Scandinavian delicacies. Homemade pie by the piece, breads, cookies and canned goods, cinnamon rolls, coffee and a hot lunch at 11 a.m. Handmade craft items, including beautiful quilts made by the SOV quilters. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Nov. 7, 3100 S. Five Mile Road (by the corner of Victory and Five Mile Road), Boise. Information: Cindi Michalski at 761-7269.
Wright Congregational Church Craft Bazaar: Crafts made by church members: wood work, jewelry, sewn items, note cards, Christmas items, crocheted items and more. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 7, 4821 Franklin Road, Boise.
Creekside Bible Fellowship Holiday Craft Bazaar: Homemade crafts and gift items created by local artisans. Hand-carved wooden gifts and decor created by a local award-winning woodcarver. Homemade baked goods. A portion of proceeds go to a local charity. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Nov. 7, 350 E. State St. (old State Street), Eagle. Information: Christy Wilson at 286-0228.
Ustick Grove Estates Christmas Bazaar: Holiday items, baked goods, candy, jewelry, tole paintings, home decor. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Nov. 7, Ustick Grove Estates, 3363 N. Dalton Lane, Boise. Information: Julianne Ruby at 377-3484.
Christ Lutheran Church Holiday Fall Bazaar: A fall bazaar with handcrafted items, baked goods, white elephant booth, local vendors, Shepherds Cafe with homemade soups and pies, brats, hot dogs and a chocolate corner. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Nov. 7, 1406 W. Cherry Lane, Meridian. Information: Karen Stack at (217) 259-5751.
Vision Charter School 7th annual Robotics Craft Bazaar/Maker Faire: Crafters, artists and vendors from the area as well as robotics demonstrations by the school’s FTC Robotics Team No. 2997. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Nov. 7, 19291 Ward Road, Caldwell.
North End Artisan Expo 2015: Cool art, vintage-style wreaths, all-natural soaps and lotion, sculptures, linens, jewelry, leather works, glass art, yard art, batiks, pottery, watercolors, wood-working and more. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Nov. 7, 690 N. Robbins Road, Boise. Information: Colette Peterson at 860-3227 or visit the Facebook page.
Nov. 7 & 8
13th annual Meridian Middle School Craft Show: More than 100 crafters and vendors with handcrafted items, including woodwork, jewelry, candles, home decor, glass art, toys, candies, hand-sewn and needlework products, specialty foods and holiday items. Vendor space sold out. Held in the main school building and cafeteria. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Nov. 7; 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 8, 1507 W. 8th, Meridian. Information: Patty Bithell at 860-4846.
Lowell Scott Middle School Holiday Bazaar: Live music, local performers, holiday shopping and treats. On average, more than 50 vendors attend. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Nov. 7; 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Nov. 8, Lowell Scott Middle School, 13600 W. McMillan, Boise. Information: Kjirsten Lawton at 350-4060 or on Facebook and online at http://lsmsholidaybazaar.webs.com.
Eagle Holiday Bazaar: More than 130 local artisans, lunch and a selection of food vendors and yummy treats. Donations accepted at the door for St. Luke’s Children’s Hospital and The Idaho Foodbank. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Nov. 7; 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 8, 574 Park Lane, Eagle. Information: Kathy at 871-3113 or www.eagleholidaybazaar.com.
Starting Nov. 7
Kay Frannie’s Country Crafts: Quilts, wall-hangings, table runners, home decor, wooden block art, Christmas decor, horseshoe art, horseshoe nail jewelry, aprons, more. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Nov. 7; 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Nov. 14; 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Nov. 21; 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Dec. 5, 3874 S. Rushmore Way (off Cloverdale between Victory and Amity), Boise. Information: Kay Eason at 362-5222.
Nov. 13 & 14
6th annual Christmas Market at the Vineyard Christian Fellowship: More than 80 vendors offering handcrafted items such as pottery, fine art, jewelry, quilts and other sewn items, knitted and crocheted items, home decor, seasonal decor, lotions and scrubs, homemade treats and much more. Face painting and balloons for the kids, hot food and live music. Noon-8 p.m. Nov. 13; 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Nov. 14, 4950 N. Bradley St., Garden City. Information: Kim at 871-4194.
Central Assembly Women’s Ministries Christmas Bazaar: Homemade craft items, jams, candy, breads and baked goods. Several vendors participating. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 13-14. Lunch served 9 a.m.-3 p.m. both days. New location this year: Maple Grove Grange, 11692 W. President Drive, Boise. Information: Winnie at 859-2314.
3rd annual Holiday Open House: Vendors include Thirty-One, Scentsy, Pampered Chef, MaryKay, Miche and Pikle. Jewelry and hand-crafted items, prizes and snacks. Cash bar available. 4-8 p.m. Nov. 13; 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Nov. 14, Plantation Country Club Clubhouse, second floor, 6515 W. State St., Boise.
Hells Canyon Arts and Craft Sale: Art, homemade crafts, antiques, food. 2-8 p.m. Nov. 13; 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 14, Washington County Fairgrounds, Cambridge. Information: Kaye York at (208) 257-3377.
The Red Dresser Vintage Holiday Sale: Unique painted furniture and miscellaneous home decor, handmade decorations and ornaments and other gift items. Many creative vendors represented. 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Nov. 13; 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Nov. 14, Stillwater Hollow, 18120 Dean Lane, Nampa.
Nov. 13, 14 & 15
MoonShine Barn Craft Fair: Handcrafted wood pieces, mosaics, jewelry, knitwear, holiday appliques, scarves and shawls. Also, fresh fudge, popcorn, salsa, English toffee and chocolate turtles. Artisans for Hope provide bags and scarves, and there will be natural skincare products. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Nov. 13-14; 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 15, 6615 Moon Valley Road, Eagle. Information: Shirley Boone at (541) 480-3479.
Hope Holiday Bazaar: Lots of crafts and vendors, plus soup and cinnamon rolls for purchase. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 14, Hope Lutheran Church, 331 N. Linder Road (corner of Linder and Idaho 44), Eagle. Information: Terry at 884-1399.
2nd annual Boise New Hope Nazarene Holiday Bazaar: Lots of handmade items as well as popular companies. Nativities, snowmen, Santas, scarves, wood products, floral, jewelry, painted pictures, Avon, Scentsy and more. Baked goods and lunch available. For vendor inquiries, call the church at 323-1964 and ask for Carolyn or Tilda. 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 14, 8585 W. Overland. Road, Boise. Information: Tilda Hawthorne at 323-1964.
8th annual Meridian Medical Arts Charter High School Bazaar: Variety of products from local crafters and vendors. Baked goods, handmade jewelry, candles, home decor, woodwork, purses, toys, candies, hand-sewn and needlework products, specialty foods and other holiday items. A few vendor spots available. 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Nov. 14, Meridian Medical Arts Charter High School, 1789 E. Heritage Park Lane, Meridian. Information: Rosi Ray at 855-4075.
5th annual Greens at Ridgecrest Craft Sale: Handmade crafts, scarves, mini chair massages and much more. Community cookbooks will be for sale ($10), featuring 140 recipes. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 14, 6710 E. Greens Drive, Nampa.
Zion Lutheran Church Bazaar: Featuring many vendors, baked goods, homemade crafts and inexpensive treasures for the home and Christmas. Part of the proceeds support local, national/international missions projects of the Lutheran Women’s Missionary League. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 14, Zion Christian School, 1012 12th Ave. Road, Nampa. Information: 467-4925.
Pilgrim Lutheran Church Fall Bazaar and Chicken & Noodle Lunch: 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Nov. 14. Fresh cinnamon rolls 9-11 a.m.; chicken and noodles, salad, rolls and pie 11 a.m.-2 p.m.; free beverage all day. Sale items: baked foods, jellies, quilts, gift items, holiday ornaments and decorations. Pilgrim Lutheran Church, 208 S.W. 1st Ave., Ontario. Information: (541) 889-5458.
Lake Hazel Bible Church Holiday Bazaar: Featuring home crafters and home consultants. Door prizes hourly and a Soup Bowl fundraiser. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Nov. 14, 11710 W. Lake Hazel Road, Boise. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org for vendor booth or bazaar information.Information: Jennifer Flatt at 371-7840.
Candy Cane Lane Bazaar: Sponsored by the Catholic Women’s League at St. Paul’s Catholic Church (Nampa), featuring a huge assortment of home-baked cookies for the holidays, other baked and canned goodies, gifts and several vendors, along with a soup and pie luncheon. Various raffle items. 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Nov. 14, 1515 8th St. S., Nampa. Information: Vickie Holbrook at 870-2782.
Boise School District 14th annual Employees Holiday Bazaar: District employees, retirees and families gather to share their arts and crafts with the public. Collection bins available for Toys for Tots and Idaho Foodbank the day of event. Net table fees benefit Idaho Foodbank Backpack Program. This year will include a raffle to assist with fundraising efforts for the Idaho Foodbank and SafeSchools. 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 14, West Junior High, 8371 W. Salt Creek Court, Boise. Information: Robi Hathorn at 869-3862.
Elkettes Christmas Bazaar: Lots of vendors with crafts, jewelry and Christmas items, baked goods and miscellaneous treasures. Cinnamon rolls will be available in the morning, and hot dogs/sausage or soup will be available for lunch. Booths available for rent: Call 343-0049. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 14, 6608 W. Fairview Ave., Boise. Information: S. Sorneson at 343-0049.
Boise School Food Service Christmas Shopping Bazaar. Cinnamon rolls, pots and pans and industrial restaurant-quality items for sale. Lots of vendors and crafts. 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 14, West Junior High School, 8371 W. Salt Creek Court, Boise.
Sparrow Nest’s Fall Open House: Home decor, gifts, shabby chic, re-purposed items, furniture and antiques. Have lunch and get acquainted with 12 neighboring merchants. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 14, in Nampa’s Historic District, 122 13th Ave. S., Nampa. Information: Sandra Aldrich at 550-7028.
36th annual Holiday Bazaar: Lunch from noon to 1 p.m. for $4. More than 50 vendors of fine crafted items, beauty products, baked goods and more. In addition to the crafts, there will be entertainment. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Nov. 14, Boise Senior Center (just behind the Elks Rehab Hospital), 690 Robbins Road, Boise. Information: Angie at 345-9921.
Nov. 14 & 15
Fraternal Order of Eagles Ladies annual Bazaar: More than 30 new and returning crafters/vendors. Homemade crafts, retail vendors, local artists, baked goods, lunch, items for a drawing. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 14; 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 15. 7025 Overland Road., Boise (behind the theater and Eddie’s). Information: Helen Jones at 887-9769.
Starting Nov. 20
A Country Christmas: Featuring several local artisans with Christmas items, including cards, vintage and antique pieces, reclaimed barn wood birdhouses and inspiration. Nov. 20 through Dec. 20. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 1-6 p.m. Sundays. 6848 Melba Road, Melba. Phone for special appointments or directions. Information: Deanna Ratcliff at 880-8993.
Nov. 20 & 21
All Saints Episcopal Church 6th annual Holiday Bazaar: All kinds of hand-crafted items: aprons, table runners, place mats, homemade goodies, candy, hats, scarves, jewelry, soaps, wreaths, ornaments and other decor. Hot cinnamon rolls will be available in the morning. From 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. a lunch of pulled pork sandwiches will be served. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Nov. 20; 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 21, 704 S. Latah St. (northeast corner of Cassia and Latah), Boise.
Sacred Heart Home & School Holiday Bazaar: Handcrafted holiday gifts; representatives from Scentsy, Thirty-One, Avon and Pampered Chef; treats at the Ladies of Sacred Heart Bake Sale table and a lunch offered daily by school drama club. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Nov. 20; 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 21, 3901 Cassia St., Boise. Information: Home & School Association at 344-9738.
Middleton United Methodist Church Holiday Craft Bazaar: Homemade items, including traditional and unique baked goods, hand-crafted jewelry, fashion, accessories, home decor and much more. A baked potato lunch for $6 will be served 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. No admission fee, but donated items for Middleton Food Pantry are suggested. Interested vendors contact 869-5641 by Nov. 11; space limited. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 21, Middleton United Methodist Church, 104 E. Main St., Middleton. Information: Karla Brannan at 869-5641.
Cascade Medical Center Auxiliary Holiday Bazaar: Embossed leather picture frames, intarsia scrollwork, ceramics and handmade pottery, iron and wood works, bandsaw boxes, jewelry boxes and custom purses. Homemade soaps and lotions, rock bird houses. Blue pine log furniture, tea light and solar arrangements, wire writing ornaments, jewelry, knit and crochet hats, scarves. Embroidered pillows and framed sayings. Pine needle pots. 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Nov. 21, The Ashley Inn, 500 N. Main St., Cascade. Information: Robie at (208) 382-3242; (208) 271-6203.
Risen Christ Catholic Community Christmas Bazaar: Hand-blown glass treasures and crafted gifts, along with candles, jams, jewelry and more; kids can shop in the Children’s Room, with free gift wrapping. Festive Christmas Room features gifts and decorations. Homemade cinnamon rolls; holiday cookies sold by the pound. Lunch items on sale. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 21, Risen Christ Church, 11511 Lake Hazel Road, Boise.
Nov. 21 & 22
St. Mark’s Noel Boutique: Home-baked treats, handmade crafts, gifts and popular products such as Scentsy, Avon, etc. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Nov. 21; 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Nov. 22, 7960 W. Northview, Boise.
Wintry Market: Showcasing the work of local and inventive indie-crafters and artists. Wide mix of quality goods otherwise hard to locate during the holiday season. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Nov. 21; 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Nov. 22, 1118 W. Idaho St., Boise.
Nov. 27 & 28
Boulevard Grange’s 34th annual Christmas Bazaar: Lots of homemade items, wood crafts, pet items, blankets, candles, tea towels, crocheted items and many more crafts. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 27-28, 3980 U.S. 20/26 north of Cairo Junction, Ontario. Information: Val Richmond or Karen Rule at (541) 889-5790 or (541) 889-5809.
Assistance League of Boise Mistletoe House: Unique holiday decorations. Thrift Shop also open for seasonal shopping. 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Nov. 27; 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 28, Philanthropic Center, 5831 Glenwood, Garden City. Information: Libby Hofmann at 484-7866.
Nov. 28 & 29
Brooke View 55+ Community Christmas Craft and Bake Sale: Handmade Christmas cards and gift items; Christmas decor; Christmas arrangements; homemade candy and baked goods; handmade glass dishes and jewelry; handmade ornaments. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 28-29 (lunch available 11 a.m.-2 p.m.), 421 S. Curtis, Homesite 317, Boise.
2015 Indie Holiday Market: Products by independent local artisans. Unique handmade jewelry and hair accessories, one-of-a-kind upcycled clothing and scarves, handmade soap, tea blends, healing herbal salves and other handmade items. Sample and purchase homemade, natural vanilla extract. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Nov. 28-29, 2514 N. 24th St., Boise. Information: 343-4637.
Meridian City Hall Christmas Bazaar & Bake Sale: Baked goods and local handmade gifts. Home and yard decor; jewelry and accessories; knits and wearables; kitchen linens; art, books and cards; florals and wreaths; toys and kid things; wood and glass works; bath and body; and much more. Bring cash or checks, as not all vendors accept credit cards. Hot dog vendor on site. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Dec. 3, 33 E. Broadway Ave., Meridian. Information: Shelly Houston at 489-0531.
Dec. 3, 4 & 5
Dueno Holiday Bazaar: Homemade gifts of all sorts. Lace ornaments, unique gifts, homemade Idaho gifts. Also available will be gifts that can be custom ordered for personalizing and designed to your specifications. 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Dec. 3-5, 3682 La Fontana Way (off Bogus Basin Road and Cartwright), Boise. Information: Vicki Dueno at 345-9230.
Dec. 4 & 5
Church Mouse Creations Open House: Gift items as well as home decor. Handmade creations by Nancy Pew. One-of-a-kind ornaments, pillows, scarves, table art and much more. Some slipcovered pieces. Refreshments served. A portion of proceeds benefits Vineyard Food Pantry. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Dec. 4; 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Dec. 5, 523 Michael St., Boise. Information: Nancy Pew at 869-3146.
Star Christmas Extravaganza: Christmas Bazaar, Christmas Music Festival, Decorate Star Contest and Festival of Stars. Booths available beginning Oct. 15. Sixty-five Christmas and holiday booths, bands, barber shop quartets, duets, instrumental Christmas music and other talent. Charitable Festival of Stars and businesses compete in Decorate Star Contest (outdoor lights and decorations) with monetary rewards for the top three businesses. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Dec. 4; 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Dec. 5, 174 N. Star Road, Star. Information: Tamara Sullivan-Watson at 350-1223.
A Treasure Forever: A house full of home-baked delights, hand-tied quilts and homemade comforts, autumn and winter decorations and other products such as Younique, Scentsy and Thirty-One. Hot drinks and fresh-baked treats. Noon-7 p.m. Dec. 4; 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Dec. 5, 10543 Shadybrook Drive, Boise. Information: Staci Thomas at 866-8291.
ESA North Elementery: More than 60 vendors with a variety of crafts and items for sale. Hot dogs, sloppy joes and pie. Proceeds help provide needy families with clothes, food and gifts for Christmas. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Dec. 5, 290 E. 12 N., Mountain Home. Information: Gail Banner at 587-7301.
Sons of Norway 18th annual Holiday Bazaar: Come and shop, learn, enter a raffle and enjoy traditional Scandinavian food and music. Bake sale and vendors offering lefse, krumkake and Scandinavian cookies. Traditional Norwegian crafts, rosemaling (decorative painting). Handmade table linens, runners, aprons, bell pulls, Christmas cards, note cards. Menu: waffles, open-faced sandwiches, yellow pea soup and polse (sausage), with plenty of desserts. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Dec. 5, King of Glory, 3430 N. Maple Grove Road, Boise. Information: Eva Hjorth at 890-9294.
Christmas Bazaar and Tree Sale: Homemade pies, soups and crafts and a silent auction; hosted by the Owyhee County Historical Museum. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Dec. 5, 17805 Basey St., Murphy. Information: Amy Johnson at (208) 495-2319.
Samaritan Village Apartments Arts and Crafts Sale: Movie-industry artist paintings, Native American crafts, still-life sketches, hand-quilted novelties, Christmas tabletop decorated trees, framed cross-stitched art, embroidery, natural floral arrangements, handcrafted greeting cards, miniature wood doll furniture and handmade Christmas gifts. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Dec. 5, 3350 N. Collister Road, Boise. Information: Helen at 392-6703.
Christmas Bazaar at Saint James Episcopal Church: Home-baked goods: sticky buns, fudge, breads, cookies and candies. Wood crafts: wagons, bird houses, bird feeders, rubberband pistols and shotguns, etc. Homemade Christmas cards and many more items. Free coffee. A Christmas tree quilt will be raffled off, with tickets $1 each or 6 for $5. 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Dec. 5, 315 N. 3rd East, Mountain Home. Information: Susan Walker at 587-7934.
Women’s Fellowship Christmas Bazaar: Homemade candy, breads and baked goods, handmade crafts, needlework and gift items, tickets for a Christmas raffle, and coffee or tea and slices of homemade pie in Horner’s Corner. 8 a.m.-noon Dec. 5, First Congregational United Church of Christ of Mountain Home, 515 E. 15th North, Mountain Home. Information: church office at 587-4969.
SilverCrest I Christmas Bazaar: Many new items with new vendors. Decorations, gifts, crafts and bake sale. Coffee, doughnuts and cinnamon rolls. 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Dec. 5, 1907 W. Flamingo Ave. (between Midland and Middleton roads), Nampa. Information: Helen Culley at 466-4862.
Hip Holiday Craft Market: This annual market fills the Flying M Coffee Garage and parking lot with local makers, artists and crafters. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Dec. 5, 1314 2nd St. S., Nampa. Information: 467-5533.
Dec. 5 & 6
Christmas Market: One-of-a-kind gifts made by local artists. This is an outdoor market located next to the library at Cole and Ustick. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Dec. 5; 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Dec. 6, 3113 N. Cole Road, Boise. Information: Deb Barger at 322-9464.
27th annual Ada County Employees Holiday Bazaar: Hand-crafted gift items created by Ada County employees and/or their families. Great prices on unique items. Items include jewelry, wood crafts, ceramics, glass, quilts and much more. Free one-hour parking. 7 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Dec. 7, Ada County Courthouse, 200 W. Front St., Boise. Information: Kathy Straitt at 287-7160.
Hidden Springs Bizarre Baazar: Unique, one-of-a-kind, hand-crafted artworks and crafts from local artists. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Dec. 12, The Mercantile at Hidden Springs, Hidden Springs. Information: Sharon Schmitz at (832) 541-7345.