Things to do in Kingston, Holiday events


Dec 16 2023


10:00 am - 4:00 pm

A Festive Fusion of Crafts and Culture: Kingston’s First Christmas Craft Fair at KNCLN

As the holiday season twinkles into view, Kingston is set to embrace the festive spirit with its first-ever Christmas Craft Fair on December 16th, from 10 AM to 4 PM. Hosted at 610 Montreal Street, the heart of the Kingston Native Centre and Language Nest (KNCLN), this unique fair promises a delightful blend of cultural artistry and holiday cheer. The event shines a spotlight on local Indigenous artists, showcasing their exquisite craftsmanship and offering a rare opportunity to purchase authentic, handmade gifts that beautifully intertwine traditional techniques with modern flair. From intricate beadwork to stunning pottery, the fair is an ode to the rich cultural tapestry of the Indigenous community, inviting everyone to partake in a celebration that honors both heritage and the joy of the season.

Adding to the merriment, the fair will feature a magical Miss Santa and her Elves photo session, perfect for capturing holiday memories with a sprinkle of fun and fantasy. This family-friendly affair goes beyond shopping, with engaging activities and heartwarming entertainment that embody the spirit of community and inclusivity. The Kingston Christmas Craft Fair is more than just a marketplace; it’s a festive gathering where laughter, creativity, and culture intertwine. So, mark your calendars for a day of wonder, warmth, and wondrous finds. Join us at KNCLN for an experience that encapsulates the joy of the holidays and the vibrancy of Indigenous artistry. Whether you’re seeking that unique gift or simply want to bask in the festive atmosphere, this craft fair is your gateway to a holiday experience that’s truly one of a kind.

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