With the holidays right around the corner, you may be wondering how to get all your Christmas shopping done this year. If you’re searching for a clean and safe shopping atmosphere, look no further than the holiday shopping markets and events from your favorite Baton Rouge boutiques, organizations and artisans.
NOVEMBER SHOPPING EVENTS
White Light Night - Nov. 20, 6 - 10 p.m.
Every fall, White Light Night takes over Mid City for the perfect head-start to holiday shopping. From live music and drinks to your favorite Mid City Makers Market vendors, WLN is a time to celebrate shopping local — just in time for the holidays. Find more information about this free event here.
Christmas on Pointe - Nov. 27, Noon - 8 p.m.
Turn your Black Friday shopping into a day to remember at Pointe-Marie’s first ever Christmas on Pointe event. Enjoy food trucks, live music and even photos with Santa while you shop for the holidays at the Arts Market from a selection of locally handcrafted gifts. Then at night, cuddle up on the lawn with some hot cocoa for a special showing of Miracle of 34th Street. Purchase your tickets here.
Louisiana's Old State Capitol - Nov. 27, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Look for unique and local items in one of the best Museum Stores in Baton Rouge with great finds for your holiday list at Louisiana's Old State Capitol. While you're there be sure to tour this historic museum. Learn more here.
Small Business Saturday
After a busy day of Black Friday shopping, don’t forget to shop local for all your holiday needs on November 28 for Small Business Saturday!
Small Business Saturday Pop-Up Shop - 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Get custom gifts and enjoy great food at the Pop-Up Shop at Owen’s Grocery Market and Deli! This outdoor event is a great way to support small businesses around the city while checking off those holiday to-dos! Find more information here.
Small Business Saturday Makers Tent Market - 12 - 5 p.m.
Come out and celebrate small businesses at the inaugural Small Business Saturday Makers Tent Market with live music and local makers at The Electric Depot. You don’t want to miss this! Learn more here.
Sweet Baton Rouge Holiday Pop-Up Shop
While you’re at the Makers Tent Market, don’t forget to stop by Sweet Baton Rouge’s final day of its Holiday Pop-Up Shop, with even more local makers! This will be your one-stop-shop for everything Louisiana and holiday themed, from apparel to bath products and stationery. Find more information here.
Small Business Saturday on the Westside - 9 a.m.- 4 p.m.
Small is in when you're in West Baton Rouge. Shop this pop up shop around the parish. More Info
Small Business Saturday at Louisiana's Old State Capitol's Gift Store - 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Take some time out of your shopping trip and head over to one of Downtown Baton Rouge's museums for a tour and some shopping. Learn more here.
DECEMBER SHOPPING EVENTS
Holiday Trunk Show - Dec. 4, 4 - 8 p.m.
At the 16th annual Holiday Trunk Show, you can shop for local artwork and unique holiday gifts from the LSU Museum of Art Store. The event includes virtual shopping / curbside pick-up options, refreshments and free gift wrapping. Learn more here.
Mistletoe Market - Dec. 5 - 6
The ultimate shopping extravaganza is back for its 21st year as one of tne of the best ways to shop small and support local family businesses for the holidays. Find more details and purchase tickets before you go.
December Mid City Makers Market - Dec. 19, 4 - 8 p.m.
Last-minute holiday needs? Don’t miss out on the final Mid City Makers Market of the year! Shop local for the holidays for everything from handcrafted jewelry, stationery, quilting masterpieces, and more. Find more information here.
Our Black is Beautiful Christmas Pop-Up Shop - Dec. 20, 2 - 6 p.m.
For the best gifts from everything Louisiana and soul food, to beauty products and handmade crafts, you can’t miss out on this family holiday shopping event, complete with giveaways and a Christmas raffle! Find the full event information here.
Sip & Shop - Ongoing - Dec. 25, 4 - 6 p.m.
What better way to sip champagne than while you shop? Every Thursday leading up to Christmas, bring a friend to The Hope Shop for 10% off your purchase and check off that holiday shopping list! Find more information here.
The Baton Rouge Arts Market - Dec 5, 12 & 19
BRAM is an open-air market held on the first Saturday of each month and every Saturday in December from 8AM-12PM at 5th & Main Street, downtown Baton Rouge, held in conjunction with the weekly Red Stick Farmers Market. More information including December dates can be found here: www.artsbr.org/bram-20
Get in the holiday spirit with Baton Rouge this year! Visit visitbatonrouge.com/holiday for more seasonal festivities.