Christmas markets are no match for getting into the holiday spirit and finding the perfect gift.
Indeed, Christmas markets are a gold mine when it comes to finding unique gifts made by local artisans and producers.
With all the decorations, entertainment and food stalls on site, it’s also a great idea for a night out with friends or family, especially during this time of year when it gets cold and dark early.
Here’s theChristmas Markets dates in 2023 in Montreal, Quebec City and elsewhere in the province.
Quebec City: The Great Christmas Market
November 24 to December 24, 2023
Many artisans will join the businesses already present at the Grand Market so you can find THE perfect gift for the holidays. Website.
Montreal: The Great Christmas Market of Montreal
November 25 to December 30, 2023
Quebec City: German Christmas Market
November 23 to December 23, 2023
This unmissable holiday event is back! Recreating the atmosphere of German Christmas markets, there are close to 90 exhibitors and several food booths in a lively and warm atmosphere. Website
Montreal: Village de Noël de Montréal
November 30 to December 24, 2023
The Atwater Marketplace has been the place to be for holiday shopping in Montreal’s southwest for the past 6 years. You will find many local and regional artisans as well as free programming designed for families. Website.
Joliette Christmas Market
November 24 to December 23, 2023
Nearly thirty local artisans and producers are waiting for you in the pretty little houses filled with finds and gourmet products of this Christmas market. Website
Aylmer : Christmas market in Old-Aylmer
November 24 to December 3, 2023
The illuminated Christmas market is back. More details to come. Website
L’Assomption : Christmas market in L’Assomption
November 24 to December 23, 2023.
About sixty exhibitors, a festive and illuminated atmosphere and a new Place des Étincelles which will welcome free games, modules and illuminations for the happiness of all. Website
Montréal: Holiday market at Collectif Créatif Montréal
November 25-26 to December 2-3, 2023
Over 100 creators from Montreal and elsewhere in Quebec will be at Locoshop Angus during this two-weekend Holiday Market. The market will feature a different variety of exhibitors each weekend.
A fundraising event to support the mission of the Lighthouse, Children and Families Foundation will also be held. At the door, you’ll be able to make a voluntary contribution and buy raffle tickets to win a gift basket of prizes donated by artisans to benefit the foundation. Website.
Sutton : Sutton’s Christmas Market
November 25-26 and December 2-3, 2023
About twenty exhibitors, musical atmosphere, outdoor fireplace and tasting of local products await the visitors. Website
Montréal: Jean-Talon Christmas Market
December 2 to 24, 2023
Laval : Christmas Market in Laval
December 1-3 and December 8-10, 2023
Installed at the Nature Center, this Christmas village will bring together some sixty local artisans and will also offer the sale of natural trees. Website
Baie St-Paul : Christmas market
December 1 to 10, 2023
The Baie-St-Paul Christmas Market is back with about 40 exhibitors and its space La Bonne Franquette. Website
Terrebonne: Christmas market in Terrebonne
December 1 to 17, 2023
The market will be held on the magnificent site of Île-des-Moulins, in an atmosphere inspired by European tradition, the market offers to discover dozens of exhibitors offering various products. This year, a Salon des artisans will also enhance the market’s programming, as well as the overall offering. Website
Montréal : Salon des métiers d’art du Quebec
December 7 to 17, 2023
The not-to-be-missed show will be held from December 7 to 17, 2023 at Montreal’s Olympic Stadium. Website
Longueuil: Christmas market
From November 24 to December 17, 2023, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays
Located in St-Mark Park in Longueuil, you will certainly be charmed by the illuminated pathways of the Christmas Market, the warm pretzels or the mulled wine, while shopping for your Christmas gifts. Website
Sherbrooke: Sherbrooke Station Christmas Market
2023 dates to come
Located in the Sherbrooke train station market, this is the place to go for great finds. Website.