Curate your holiday shopping checklist by visiting these Pop Ups shops, Malls, Outlets and strolling around Major Shopping Districts in Boston and beyond. With so many holiday shopping events happening, get ready to shop ‘till you drop. And if you're a B-Local app user, be sure to redeem your points this holiday season by supporting local businesses!
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The Holiday Market at Snowport
November 19, 2021 - January 2, 2022
This charming winter market will host 100 vendors in the heart of Boston's Seaport neighborhood, one of the city's most popular shopping destinations.
Boston's Women's Market
November 21, 2021, and December 18 & 19, 2021.
Check that list twice and make a date to visit the Boston Women's Holiday Market at the new Charles River Speedway in Brighton! Over 25 local small businesses will be there so you can find the perfect gift for your BFF, Mom, sister, or partner.
Blacked Owned Bos. Holiday Bos. Shop
It opens on November 26, 2021
The Holiday season is always a significant moment for retail and small businesses, and this year Black Owned Bos. is making it easy to "Buy Black. Buy Local." Launching on Black Friday, November 26, 2021, The Holiday Bos. Shop is a curated boutique gift shop featuring 30+ brands under one roof, offering everything from provisions to clothing and accessories, beauty products, and more. There will be something for everyone inside the Bos. Shop.
Holiday CR[EAT]OR Market
November 26 - December 31, 2021
The Boston Public Market will host its fifth annual Holiday CR[EAT]OR Market, inviting dozens of local artisans to pop up and sell their wares alongside the Market's year-round farmers, fishers, and food entrepreneurs. Beginning on Friday, November 26, the CR[EAT]OR Market will run every Friday, and Saturday 8 am-6 pm and Sunday 10 am-6 pm through late December.
November 26 - December 31, 2021
A wide array of artisan vendors are setting up inside to offer products just in time for the holiday season! Downtown is always busy for the holiday as shoppers visit our iconic retailers and various small businesses; while you are here, stop by to see the rotating gift possibilities!
November 26-28 and December 3-5
Support local businesses at Quincy and find a range of holiday gifts by shopping at the Quincy Square Winter Market. South Shore artisans will display their collections of glass, jewelry, crafts, leather, and art. Enjoy live music on Fridays and Saturdays and warm up in WidowMarker Brewing's beer garden while gift shopping for yourself or your loved ones.
Black Legacy Holiday Marketplace
November 27 and December 4, 11, 18, 2021.
If you are looking for unique gifts for your loved ones, secret Santa, or a grab bag, or you love supporting talented local artisans and artists, this is the perfect opportunity to do so SAFELY under one roof! And Black Santa will be making his annual stop at Black Market for photos on Saturday, December 18.
SoWa Winter Festival
December 3-12, 2021
Boston's most significant holiday shopping village is back for its 5th year, bringing 130 vendors under one block. So munch on food truck dishes, catch live ice sculpting, attend holiday workshops and saunter into SoWa's Art + Design galleries and find handmade gifts for your family and friends.
Walk around the two-story Copley Place to find the latest trends from various boutique stores, such as Banana Republic, Louis Vuitton, and Moncler.
CambridgeSide is a waterfront shopping destination boasting more than 80 shops and restaurants. Save up and land on great deals on Black Friday, November 29, as the mall opens from 9 am to 9 pm.
The Prudential Center features more than 75 shops and restaurants, perfect for a full day of holiday shopping. Experience the ultimate shopping experience as you walk across three wings worth of retail stores.
Wrentham Village Premium Outlets
Dubbed as New England's largest outdoor outlet shopping center, Wrentham Village Premium Outlets is just 35 miles from Boston. The Outlet features over 170 exciting brand name stores in one location, offering high-end luxury stores to family-friendly children's clothing stores.
Less than an hour north of Boston, the Kittery Outlets extend for a mile with famous brand name stores, including Under Armor, Calvin Klein, Crate & Barrel, and Brooks Brothers. Look for extended hours through the holiday season as part of their holiday sales event.
Located within a 10-minute drive north of Boston, The Outlets at Assembly Row features over 40 top American brands and full-service restaurants. On December 9, enjoy an ice sculpture stroll at the Row as you shop around the property. Listen to holiday music and hear carolers every weekend in December.
Other Major Shopping Districts
Shop from specialty pushcarts and retail shops, enjoy live street performances and grab a bite in Quincy Market, all in the historic Faneuil Hall Marketplace.
Shoppers can browse for Boston keepsakes, one-of-a-kind gifts and the latest fashions along a bustling pedestrian mall at the intersection of Summer and Washington Streets. With more than 200 retailers in Downtown Crossing, there’s something for everyone.
Newbury Street is lined with unique shops in iconic Boston brownstones from one end to the other. Find fashion, niche art galleries, specialty boutiques, fine dining, cafes and business services across eight blocks in Back Bay. Whether it’s window shopping or store-hopping, Newbury Street is a haven for a transformative shopping experience.