Holiday Magic Happens Here
Find unique gifts and festive fun at Austin's iconic Armadillo Christmas Bazaar
Austinites know that the place to score a one-of-a-kind gift — and have a blast while shopping for it — is at the Armadillo Christmas Bazaar.
This cherished Austin tradition has showcased unique creations and captivating performances for nearly five decades. This year, it's happening December 15-23, from 11 am-9:30 pm each day, at the Palmer Events Center.
Visitors can browse and purchase original artworks and other artisanal delights from over 200 artists who specialize in creating fine art and high-quality handmade gifts.
From jewelry to clothing, crystals to glassware, leather goods to wood creations, and paintings, sculptures, and prints, it's all here. You'll also want to stock up on hand-poured candles and fragrant bath and body products for gifting throughout the year.
Not just an art fair but also a music festival, Armadillo has a reputation for showcasing a variety of talented local musicians as well as established national acts on an intimate stage.
Hungry? Thirsty? In addition to the bustling shopping and music scenes, the Armadillo Christmas Bazaar offers a lively and festive atmosphere, complete with photo opps, food, and several bars.
Whether you're a seasoned collector, a casual holiday shopper, a music fan, or simply looking to get into the holiday spirit, the Armadillo Christmas Bazaar is an unforgettable experience that celebrates the culture and creativity of Austin and beyond.
Tickets and season passes are available online now at ArmadilloBazaar.com/tickets. A one-day ticket is only $12, or come every day for just $60. Kids 12 and under are free.