Give friends and loved ones something special this holiday season: a slice of Philly spirit.
It’s easier than ever, because there are so many ways to shop local this year that it was hard to corral all the bazaars and markets and pop-ups into one post.
Love Park’s spectacular Christmas Village set-up isn’t the only game in town — though it’s definitely worth checking out. From Center City to Southwest Philly, stop by these free-to-enter spots to support artisans in your community and pick up one-of-a-kind presents for everyone on your list.
Bok, 1901 S 9th St.
11 a.m. to 5 p.m Sunday, Dec. 8
The historic Bok building, a school-turned-makerspace, is home to a number of holiday bazaars. One is Crafty Balboa, a pop-up market celebrating more than 80 local artisans. Yona Yurwit Art will be selling hand-designed paper goods, Vellum Soap Company will be hawking soaps you can…