This is going to be epic y'all. This weekend only the Midtown Mistletoe Market will be hosting an outdoor market featuring local artists and creatives, along with fine foods, music, interactive photo backdrops, and other festive activities. You can even watch the holiday classic Elf on Saturday night after the market. Here's the schedule of events.

Friday, December 6, 2019


5PM to 10PM - Outdoor Holiday Shopping
5:30 PM to 6:30PM The Ensemble Theatre Houston performance
7PM to 10PM Vanguard Entertainment Group - Holiday Jazz
6PM to 10PM - Silver Lynx Arts & Entertainment  Don't miss this amazingly beautiful performance art troupe.

There will be an Instagram Cube featuring DIY activities, a Santa letter writing station, a bevy of balloons as well as beautiful public art displays from Lauren Luna and Anat Ronan.

Saturday, December 7, 2019


10AM to 6PM - Outdoor holiday shopping
10AM to 11AM Nikiajnae and her live band
11AM to 1PM - FREE Painting with a Twist
11AM to 11:45AM The Sisters - strolling carolers
12PM to 1PM - The HOUkuele Strummers an all Ukulele Band! - 20+ strummers AND Holiday Hula Dancers!
12PM to 4PM - Silver Lynx Arts & Entertainment - Don't miss this amazingly beautiful performance art troupe. Get a photo with the Peppermint Pack and get your drink from Queen Dee Lite
5PM to 6PM The Ensemble Theatre Performance

Here is more of what you can expect at the Midtown Mistletoe Market.

What to Eat, Drink and Be Merry ( Food and Drink vendors)


Coffee-Q
Under the Radar Brewery - Beer Garden
KICPOPS - Delicious one of a kind hot chocolate station

Santa's Elfs ( Local Vendors to Shop From)

Third Coast Clay - Lotus Bermudez
Alissa Gourley - Clay works
Nina Knits - Hand knitted items including baby blankets
Gingersnaps Etc - Benefiting The Center Houston; shop for a cause
5 Point BBQ- Bar BBQ sauce gift baskets
Anna Maldonado - Stained glass
LH CANDLE STUDIO - Candles
Limestone Art and Glass - Jewelry
Orchid Express & Leasing - Flowers and other cool stuff!
James Talon Art - Painting
Shelbi Nicole Designs - Houston's design maven
Silverthread Designs -Jewelry
Polly Ruhlman Valenzuela - Clay works
KlapnKlip - Soy Candles and Incense
K. Jones - Jewelry
Pecans by Karen - Fine foods
Jennifer Dsouza - Painting
April Strahan Art - Painting
Luis Gutierrez Woodworking
Ali Shiraz - Candles and Home Decor
Print Print Revolution - cool wearables
Statesman Beverage Co
The Doggie Express - treats for your pets!
Edge of Urban Handmade Goods - expect the unexpected!

Arts & Interactives

Fa La La Photos Fun ( Photo Backdrops)


Big Ass Balloons- Come kiss and take pics under the mistletoe and in front of our public art display made of entirely of balloons!

Exquisite Details by Raquel -  To celebrate National Letter Writing Day we will have a very special station setup for you to write your letters to Santa.  The US Post Office will be there with a very special mail box to collect letters to deliver to the North Pole.

Anat Ronen will have over-sized color panels for the kids and a giant 3D Pop Up Art Installation perfect for family photos! Stand in our Snow Globe with #BrazosTheElf!!
Interactives

OMGift Wraps -  will have a gift wrapping station available on site.
Premium wrap w/ gift tag, bow and ornament.. $8
Basic wrap w/ribbon and ornament.. $5
If you have a number of gifts to be wrapped please reserve ahead of time at OMGiftWraps@gmail.com. Over sized gifts may be extra.

Art


Lauren Artista Luna - will be activating the 24 ft by 7ft chalk wall with H-town holiday scenes as only she can!
Shawn Artis
Maria Alvarez Rychlik
David Rychlik
Corella Fairchild Pierson
KP
Elizabeth Umanzor

This event is funded in part by the City of Houston through the Houston Arts Alliance. The Midtown Mistletoe Market is a way for residents and visitors alike to contribute to the local arts scene that makes Houston unique.

My friends and I will be there Saturday to enjoy all the festivities, and to take way too many photos. Admission is totally free, simply click here to RSVP.

*** This is a sponsored post. All thoughts and opinions expressed in this article are my own.***