Julmarknad Weekend


Julmarknad Weekend @ Swedish American Museum

Saturday, December 1
Swedish American Museum
Market open from 10AM-5PM

Sunday, December 2
Swedish American Museum
Market open from 10AM-4PM


Julmarknad at the Swedish American Museum.

Julmarknad is the Swedish American Museum’s annual Christmas Bazaar, where traditional Scandinavian and modern handicrafts will be available for purchase. Visit the Children’s Museum for crafts, games and a special visit from Santa. It’s entertainment for the whole family and includes a kaffestuga, Lucia processions and folk dancers. Plus, local Andersonville businesses offer Swedish specials all weekend.

Chicago Waldorf Holiday Fair

Saturday, December 1 | 10AM-4PM
Chicago Waldorf School | 5200 N. Ashland


Chicago Waldorf Holiday Fair

Enjoy Chicago Waldorf’s largest and oldest community festival! For 45 years CWS has been celebrating the Holiday Fair. Experience the festive season with your friends and family. Build, create, and shop for crafts & gifts while enjoying family activities, food, and entertainment for all ages. The public is warmly encouraged to attend. Click here for vendors and more information.

Passerotto Winter Fair

Sunday, December 2 | 12-7PM

Passerotto Winter Fair

Passerotto Winter Market: 
Holiday shopping just got more delicious! Passerotto will be hosting a Winter Market on Sunday, December 2 from 12-7PM. Local artists will be popping up to sell a variety of handmade wearables, jewelry, sculptures, artwork, stationery, floral arrangements, beauty products, and food items. Neighboring wine shop, In Fine Spirits, will also be joining in on the fun and will be selling wine and hosting vendors in their shop. A full list of vendors can be found by clicking here.

Additional Andersonville Weekend Highlights

Starting December 1 | Holiday Brunch at Octavio Cantina & Kitchen:  Enjoy Holiday Throwback Jams from the live DJ and from December 1-14, Octavio will have a mailbox posted at the host stand for children to write letters to Santa! If you include a return address perhaps Santa will write back!