Wednesday, November 10, 2004
Below is a listing of holiday bazaars and fairs held throughout the Gorge.
To include your bazaar or fair in this listing call 493-2112.
LYLE CHRISTMAS BAZAAR -- This annual bazaar will be held at 501 SR 14 in Lyle on Nov. 12 and 13 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
ARTIST'S OPEN STUDIO -- The studio of wood sculptor Marty Oppenheimer, 1996 Sixth St., Hood River, will be open from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Nov. 12 and 13.
Featured will be original art gifts from $25; sculpture in wood and bronze, sculpted candleholders and bud vases with inlaid turquoise, and custom handwoven baskets by Janine Oppenheimer.
PRE-HOLIDAY FAIR -- The Hood River Valley Adult Center sponsors its second annual bazaar on Nov. 20 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
There will be beautiful handmade items, special holiday decorations, toys, jams, jellies and baked goods.
ST. JOSEPH'S CHRISTMAS BAZAAR -- This annual event will be held Saturday, Nov. 20 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the church in White Salmon.
There will be lots of homemade goodies, crafts and a raffle.
FAIR TRADE GIFT SALE -- This annual event will be held Nov. 21 from noon to 4 p.m. at Bethel United Church of Christ in White Salmon.
Bethel's fifth annual gift sale provides the opportunity to make a difference with your holiday purchases. All items are hand crafted by artisans from around the world. Most items, from jewelry to stocking stuffers, to holiday decorations, are under $10. Each purchase will directly support producers in their efforts to procure a living wage and humane work conditions.
Gifts can also be made to Heifer Project International or Habitat for Humanity in the name of a family member or friend.
54TH ANNUAL CHRISTMAS FAIR -- Sun Sea at the Odell United Methodist Church hosts this bazaar on Dec. 1-4 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
There will be gifts for all the family, special friends, pets and garden. Different delicious soups every day, pies, and other baked items. A "country store" will feature jams and jellies, mince pie filling, famous "tropical" salad dressing and mustard sauce.
ASBURY METHODIST BAZAAR -- This annual event will be held Dec. 3 and 4 at the Hood River church.
HAZEL HOLIDAY BAZAAR -- The annual bazaar will be held Dec. 3-4 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. both days at the Odell lodge.
There will be a variety of quilts, baked goods, fresh bread, jams and pickles. New this year will be Santa's Bargain Corner. The Hood River Art Club will be there with a variety of items for sale.
ANNUAL CHRISTMAS MARKET -- Hood River Saturday Market's annual holiday event will be held Dec. 11 and 12 at the Westside Elementary School. Hours are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday and 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Sunday.
LAST CHANCE HOLIDAY BAZAAR -- The seventh annual bazaar will be held Dec. 11 and 12 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. both days at the Hood River County Fairgrounds.
The bazaar will offer shoppers a chance to find one-of-a-kind gifts, holiday decorating ideas, gourmet food specialties, and more. Representatives from Hood River Vineyards will be there offering tastes of their award-winning wines. A wide range of crafters, jewerly makers, bakers, soft good makers, soap makers and other creating people will be offering their best.
A TOUCH OF CHRISTMAS -- A hall full of store decorations, crafts and baked goods will be available at the White Salmon United Methodist Church, 341 N. Main.
The bazaar will be held Dec. 13 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.