It’s the most wonderful time of the year in town! This holiday season Merchantville presents their Holiday Market on December 10th and 11th, sponsored by Merchantville’s Market Off Centre, Shop Merchantville and Eilandarts Center, will offer the area’s largest collection of artists and crafters filling the streets of Merchantville’s downtown with precious works and classic gifts for everyone on your list. Enjoy a weekend of family activities and entertainment. The fun kicks off on Friday, 12/10 from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. with live ice carvings taking place throughout the downtown. Stroll the streets and be amazed at the artistry and skill from Ice Sculpture Philly as they create amazing displays right before your eyes. Warm up at the hot chocolate bar located at the Station Coffee, and pause for a photo at the selfie station and sit down at one of Merchantville’s restaurants including the Blue Monkey, Aroma Indian, Park Place and Charlie’s Crepes or browse a selection of local food trucks. On Saturday, 12/11, the Market runs from 11:00 a.m. to 5 p.m. See the finished ice sculptures, shop the artist vendors and Merchantville boutiques and enjoy a day filled with family entertainment including face painting, kids’ crafts and carolers throughout the day. End your day with a stop by Santa’s house on the corner of Park and Centre Avenues to share your holiday wishes.
The Merchantville Business and Professional Association is proud to support Small Business Saturday® as a designated "Neighborhood Champion", encouraging residents and visitors alike to support "mom and pop" shops with special discounts and promotions. Show your love for our merchants and all they bring to our community by spending $30 on November 30th. Many shops will have sales on Small Business Saturday® and some shops will be having specials or deals if you spend $30. Keep checking back for new Small Business Saturday deals. And, keep the business buzz going during holiday festivities on December 6th and 7th! Begin your day with a Pop-Up Yoga Class from 6-7 a.m. at Soulflower Yoga. The Station Coffee and Eilandarts center will host a Hot Chocolate Bar on Friday from 5-9 p.m. Create a Yule Log at Aradia's Treasure on Friday evening between 7-9:30 p.m. - an RSVP is a must to ensure that we have enough supplies for everyone! Browse and shop on the following Friday, December 13th, from 5-9 p.m. and Saturday, December 14th, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Eilandarts 2019 Holiday Market. Merchantville boasts a variety of businesses from gift, handcraft and antique shops to markets, cafes and restaurants. Experience the difference that shopping in your own home town brings!