Country Christmas Faire
Four large exhibit buildings are filled with thousands of handcrafted items and gifts, giving shoppers a chance to start their holiday shopping and purchase unique quality handmade items created by more than 100 talented artisans.
Visitors to the Country Christmas Faire can enjoy strolling musical entertainment, a gingerbread house exhibit, a community bonfire, and wagon rides around the Fairgrounds. There is also delicious food and beverages, and the Fairgrounds Foundation will be serving holiday cocktails.
Santa is available for visitors each day, free babysitting is offered by Girl Scouts of the Northern Mines Service Unit, and Errand Elves from Clear Creek School will be at Main Street Center and available to assist shoppers throughout the event.
- Thanksgiving Weekend (driving directions)
- Hours: 10 am to 5 pm on Friday and Saturday;
10 am to 4 pm on Sunday
- Cost: $5 for adults; free to children 12 and under
- Parking is free
- No Pets Allowed
Are you interested in being a vendor at the 2019 Country Christmas Faire? Last year’s event had almost 10,000 visitors! If you’d like to be part of this unique event, complete the online vendor application below. We look forward to hearing from you and welcoming you to the 2019 Country Christmas Faire!
Country Christmas Faire Vendor Application (view online, fill out & submit)
Vendor applications are accepted until all spaces are filled. New vendor applicants will be notified after April 1.
Fire Safety Information for Vendors
Gingerbread House Results 2018
The results of the 16th Annual Gingerbread House Competition are in! With 48 entries received, the People’s Choice/Best of Show winner was Kathy Kinney. Additional Best of Show ribbons were awarded to Leeam Eaton, Owen Strolle, Johanna Pease, and Joanne Perilman and Avery Lawson. The names of all the Gingerbread House Competition winners can be found in the link below. Thanks to everyone who participated, and congratulations! See some of the winning houses here.
Would you like to be a sponsor of this event? Please visit our Sponsorship Opportunities page for more information.Except for service dogs, no dogs or other pets are allowed on the grounds during events. Pets providing emotional support, well-being, comfort or companionship are not recognized as service animals under ADA regulations and are not permitted.
Except for service dogs, no dogs or other pets are allowed on the grounds during events. Pets providing emotional support, well-being, comfort or companionship are not recognized as service animals under ADA regulations and are not permitted.