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Christmas markets and bazaars in December
Christmas is around the corner and everybody is preparing for the main event on Monday, December 25. In the meantime and to get into the spirit you can go to the Christmas markets and bazaars that will take place during the month of December and buy that special ornament you were looking for.
On Saturday 2 and Sunday, December the first urban thematic festival: “Christmas Market & Fest” in Costa del Mar, on the Industrial Zone of Costa del Este takes place from 2:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. There will be a Pet Zone (do not forget to bring your pet), a bouncy castle, games, food trucks, market, lounge space (bring a blanket so you can have picnic), local gastronomy, folkloric presentations, yoga classes, mixology, carols, skating, live music with DJs and much more. Free entrance.
Peskito of the Centennial mall in Altos de Panama will host a Christmas market on Sunday, December 3 from 1:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. where you can enjoy a pleasant afternoon while doing your Christmas shopping. There will be music, art, gastronomy and much more. Free entrance.
On Wednesday, December 6 the 11th version of the Alternative Market at Westin Hotel of Costa del Este. There you can find a great variety of articles made by great entrepreneurs of Panama City who will offer their unique and original creations. Entrance cost $4.00 and will open from midday to 8:00 p.m.
The Flea Market will take place one more time at the Omar Park Dome, in San Francisco on Saturday 9 and Sunday, December 10 for a different kind of shopping from 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Come with your family and enjoy the handicraft fair where you can find artisan products, clothes, accessories, books, exquisite food and much more. Free entrance.
A Christmas Bazaar will take place on Sunday, December 10 from midday at the Blue Room of the Continental Hotel & Casino Panama from midday to 6:00 p.m. There will be Christmas ornaments and other accessories to decorate your home for the end of the year festivities. Entrance costs $2.00. For more information call 6893-5922.
On Saturday 16 and Sunday, December 17 the Christmas Weekend Expo Bazar, at the Omar Park, in San Francisco will give you the opportunity to buy all you might need for the end of the year festivities and at the same time enjoy unforgettable moments with your family and friends. Free entrance and it will start at 1:00 p.m.
The Urban Market at the City of Knowledge Square will take place on Saturday 16 and Sunday 17. There you can buy organic fruits and vegetables for a healthy Christmas lunch or dinner. If you are looking for an original gift, which is also useful, the artisans at the market can also give you some practical advice about what to choose. Free entrance. For more information about the Urban Market write to firstname.lastname@example.org.