Looking for things to do in Hendersonville, NC? Whether you’re a local or just passing through we’ve got loads of great tips and events to help you find your perfect adventure.

Saturday, December 10, 2022
Holiday Makers Sale
Dec 10 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Folk Art Center
Pop-Up Holiday Book Sale at the Black Mountain Library
Dec 10 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Black Mountain Library

Check out used books, jigsaw, puzzles, and more at this special event at the Black Mountain Library. On Saturday, Dec. 10 from 10 a.m.-1 p.m., the Friends of the Black Mountain Library will be having a special holiday pop-up book sale. We’ll have plenty of great gifts for readers including fiction, nonfiction, children’s, and vintage books. You can get a bag of books for $5, and children’s books will be 2 for $1. We’ll also be selling gift baskets and jigsaw puzzles!

The Friends of the Library preview sale will start at 9:30 a.m. and you can join the Friends on the spot for $15. Come by and shop locally to help the Black Mountain Library.

 

Ross Farm’s Holiday Bazaar with Appalachian Standard
Dec 10 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Ross Farm

Join us for the first-ever Holiday Bazaar, taking place at:
91 Holbrook Road, Candler, NC, 28571
December 10, 2022
11:00 AM to 4PM.
Our beautiful greenhouses will be transformed into a winter wonderland, full of unique plants, live music, hot beverages, goodies, and 2 greenhouses full of fantastic vendors, ready to complete your Christmas List!
Come experience one heck of a unique venue!
Join in the Holly Jolly cheer with a community Sing-A-Long, where Lauren Davis of @fiddyshadesofgreen and the rest of the Farm Fam will get together to sing Christmas classics! Mr. Boujee Bear may make an appearance and we’ll also have that 4:20 Burndown at 2:40 that the Hurricane cancelled.
Almost Madi will be joining us to play gentle tunes as you peruse our wonderful line-up of craft vendors, which will include artisan food vendors like Brew Naturals (y’all…that elderberry is amazing) and Planet Kitchen, as well as beautiful jewelry, amazing art, glass blowers, ceramics, and of course a wide selection (and maybe even a few special drops) of green goodness from Appalachian Standard!
The Holiday Bazaar is *FREE* to the public. Parking is available on site but can be limited so it is recommended that groups carpool. This is an indoor event.The first 100 people to join us will receive a goodie bag! See less
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Monday, December 12, 2022
Christmas Morning Shoppe Ribbon Cutting
Dec 12 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Christmas Morning Shoppe
Friday, December 16, 2022
Festivus for the Rest of Us Holiday Market
Dec 16 @ 6:00 pm – Dec 18 @ 6:00 pm
Haiku I Do

A Festivus for the Rest of Us Holiday Market is a 3 day shopping experience for the last last minute shopper. Explore the market style boutiques of talented local and regional artists, craftsman and more! With each day showcasing different shops, foods, and music, you should have no excuse in procuring the perfect gift.

This event is free to the public. **Other than Sarge’s pet adoption, this is a dog free event…please leave your fur babies at home.

Follow Haiku I Do on Instagram for more vendor information and their booth dates.

Saturday, December 17, 2022
Merry Maker’s Market
Dec 17 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Atelier Maison & Co.

Experience the unique crafts of Asheville’s artisan makers — and give a gift you know won’t be collecting dust throughout the year — at the Merry Makers Market by Show & Tell Pop Up Shop at Atelier Maison & Co. in the Asheville Design District.

The event (a holiday version of the Makers Market, held every third Saturday) promises the same unique selection of locally-made + sourced housewares, vintage clothing, original art, handmade crafts, jewelry, fair trade imports, and more — but with a seasonal touch, including:

  • Homegrown gifts for everyone on your list (or yourself) from dozens of local vendors and artists
  • Craft workshops
  • Food trucks offering seasonal eats + drinks, including:
    • aThoke Lay (a Burmese pop-up chef)
    • Chai For (serving hand-crafted Masala Chai)

With roots in the Asheville Design District, Atelier Maison & Co. is the area’s home furnishings destination offering healthy, design-forward furniture, accessories, and our own exclusive line of green, envy-worthy pieces. Atelier Maison believes living green is not only better for the environment but essential in building a happier, healthier home.

Saturday, February 4, 2023
*Assembly Required: Asheville Designer Toy Expo
Feb 4 @ 11:00 am
The Grey Eagle

*Assembly Required is the premiere destination for independent designer, bootleg and art toy artists and collectors.

Refining inspiration from a variety of underground and subcultural elements, *Assembly Required honors this turn of the century pop surrealistic art movement, as the melting pot of artistic expression.

2023 will be *Assembly Required’s 5th year running celebrating this avant-garde culture, at The Grey Eagle in the River Arts District.

Saturday, February 4, 2023: 11a-5p

Sunday, February 5, 2023: 11a-4p

More information can be found at www.assembly-required.net

Sunday, February 5, 2023
*Assembly Required: Asheville Designer Toy Expo
Feb 5 @ 11:00 am
The Grey Eagle

*Assembly Required is the premiere destination for independent designer, bootleg and art toy artists and collectors.

Refining inspiration from a variety of underground and subcultural elements, *Assembly Required honors this turn of the century pop surrealistic art movement, as the melting pot of artistic expression.

2023 will be *Assembly Required’s 5th year running celebrating this avant-garde culture, at The Grey Eagle in the River Arts District.

Saturday, February 4, 2023: 11a-5p

Sunday, February 5, 2023: 11a-4p

More information can be found at www.assembly-required.net