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Brunswick stew, pumpkins, visits with Santa: Fall bazaar guide 2021

It’s that time of year when the weather gets cooler and the leaves on the trees start changing colors. It’s also that time of year for The Daily Break’s annual bazaar guide to the many arts and crafts fairs around Hampton Roads and beyond. COVID-19 is still a concern for many; please check before attending, as events might change with coronavirus guidelines.

Oct. 2

Fall Gardening Festival, sponsored by Virginia Beach Master Gardeners. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Hampton Roads Agricultural Research and Extension Center, 1444 Diamond Springs Road, Virginia Beach. Plant sale, bake sale, botanically inspired arts and crafts, make-and-take projects, children’s activities, garden vendors, plant societies, seed library, garden tours. 757-385-8156, [email protected], vbmg.org.

Senior Center of York craft fundraiser. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Senior Center of York, 5314 George Washington Memorial Highway, Yorktown. Located in Washington Square Shopping Center on Route 17. Handmade quilted crafts, baby items, home décor, sports items and holiday decorations. 757-890-3444, [email protected], yorkcounty.gov/parksandrec.

KirkWood’s Pumpkin Patch. Oct. 2 through 31. Hours: 2-7 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays, 2-8 p.m. Fridays, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturdays and noon to 6 p.m. Sundays at KirkWood Presbyterian Church, 1209 Hampton Highway, Yorktown. 757-766-0343, [email protected], kirkwoodpcusa.org.

Salem United Methodist Church annual bazaar. 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 2057 Salem Road, Virginia Beach. Household goods, garden items, home décor, books, baked sale items, holiday décor, kitchen items, glassware, silent auction, quilt raffle. 757-471-2406, [email protected].

Willoughby Civic League craft fair and flea market. 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Ocean View Fishing Pier, 400 W. Ocean View Ave., Norfolk. Artists, beach-themed art, house portraits, recycled-bottle art, custom sand art, painted shells, coastal art, Paparazzi accessories, painted furniture, Live Simply vendor, My Shadowbox, antique dealers. 757-285-2688, [email protected].

Providence fall bazaar, sponsored by Providence United Methodist Church. 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 113 Old Dare Road, Yorktown. All food will be prepackaged and preferably presold. There will be no bake sale. Secondhand sales, Brunswick stew and barbecue. 757-898-9160, [email protected], Providence-umc.org.

Oct. 3

The Great Pumpkin Patch at Blessed Sacrament, sponsored by Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church. Daily from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Oct. 3 through 31 at 6400 Newport Ave., Norfolk. Various pumpkin types and sizes. A variety of potted chrysanthemums and pansies. 757-423-8305, [email protected], blessed-sacrament.com/events.

Oct. 9

The 17th annual Port Warwick Art and Sculpture Festival, sponsored by Virginia Health Services. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Oct. 9, and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 10, 3100 William Styron Square, Newport News. More than 70 fine artists representing all media including ceramics, drawing and graphics, fiber, jewelry, metal, mixed media, painting, photography, sculpture and wood. Live entertainment all weekend, children’s activities, selected exhibits of artists from Downing-Gross Cultural Arts Center, food trucks, wine and beer garden. 757-223-0284, [email protected], portwarwickevents.com.

Oktoberfest. 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, 372 Hiden Blvd., Newport News. Food, beer, vendors, huge yard sale with furniture, housewares, toys, memorabilia, books, CDs and baked goods. 703-795-0454, ssecnn.org.

Book, Bake and Holiday Market, sponsored by Women of St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, 1009 W. Princess Anne Road, Norfolk. Combining its 13th annual book sale with its holiday market, books, Village Bakery (cakes, pies, cookies, soups, etc.) plus crafts, outdoor grill, large sidewalk sale, holiday items, raffle and more. 757-622-5530, [email protected].

Great Bridge United Methodist Church yard sale, sponsored by United Methodist Women. 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 201 Stadium Drive, Chesapeake. Household items, clothes, linens, toys, books, small appliances and furniture. 757-681-2545.

Yard sale. 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Wesley Grace United Methodist Church, 288 E. Little Creek Road, Norfolk. 757-587-2996, [email protected].

Charity United Methodist Church Bazaar and Children’s Harvest Festival. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 4080 Charity Neck Road, Virginia Beach. Outdoor bazaar features handmade crafts, jewelry, holiday items and vendors, bake sale and yard sale. Free Children’s Harvest Festival with pony rides, hayrides, games, crafts, cake walk and fairy hair. Lunch from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Picnic Pavilion. $10 includes choice of Brunswick stew, chicken soup or chili, ham rolls, dessert and drink. Takeout available. Free hot dogs for the kids. 757-426-7296, [email protected].

Oct. 10

Photo exhibition at Second Sunday, sponsored by Michael Descher Photography. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at North Boundary and Prince George streets, Williamsburg. Photography of Colonial Williamsburg, Virginia and across the world. 757-561-0435, michaeldescher.com. Also, Nov. 14.

Oct. 16

Fall community bazaar. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Cornerstone Church of God, 465 Glenrock Road, Norfolk. Between 10 and 30 vendors. 757-272-2606.

Autumn bazaar and crafts sale, sponsored by Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the parking lot, 6400 Newport Ave., Norfolk. Outdoor bazaar featuring crafters, artists, collectibles dealers and other vendors. The event will be held alongside the popular annual Pumpkin Patch and Flower Sale, which runs through October. 757-423-8305, [email protected], blessed-sacrament.com/autumn.

Community UMC Fall Craft Faire and more, sponsored by Community UMC United Methodist Women. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Community United Methodist Church, 1072 Old Kempsville Road, Virginia Beach. Craft vendors, independent consultants, used books, DVDs and CDs; bake sale tentative. 757-474-2851, [email protected], cumcvb.org.

Arts on the Perquimans, sponsored by Perquimans Arts League. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Perquimans Recreation Center, 310 S. Granby St., Hertford. Pottery, jewelry, painting, photography, fiber arts, soaps, candles, baskets, wood turning, bake sale, 50/50 raffle, door prizes all day, food trucks, free face painting and more. 252-426-1432, perquimansarts.org.

Autumn vendor fair, sponsored by Hunterdale Christian Church Women’s Fellowship. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Hunterdale Christian Church, 741 Hunterdale Road, Franklin. Vendors selling homemade soaps and candles, homemade jewelry, makeup, Scentsy products, paintings, elderberry syrup, homemade cards, signs, embroidered items, wreaths, homemade charcuterie boards, serving pieces with antler handles, imprinted cups, mugs and more. A photographer will be on hand to take autumn photos. Hot dogs, nachos and cheese, chips, baked goods, soft drinks and water will be available to purchase. 757-334-0476, [email protected].

Pumpkin Festival, sponsored by Christian Church Uniting. 11 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. daily from Oct. 16 through 31 at 6049 Indian River Road, Virginia Beach. Pumpkins, food, crafts. 757-773-6919.

Harvest craft and gift show. 9:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. Oct. 16 and 17 at Church of the Resurrection, 3501 Cedar Lane, Portsmouth. Indoor event. Food available for purchase. Proceeds will go toward church operating expenses. Original artwork, portrait drawing on site, Princess House, Tupperware, handmade jewelry, Tastefully Simple, handmade wooden house furniture and décor, Scentsy, LuLaRoe clothing for women and children, quilted runners and bags, machine embroidery, skin oils, homemade soaps, health and wellness, PartyLite candles, Bath Fitter and more. 757-383-0478, 757-619-9914.

Women’s Fellowship bazaar. 7:30 a.m. to noon at Bethlehem Christian Church, 1549 Holland Road, Suffolk. Pancake breakfast, country store, sweet shop, crafts, quilt raffle, sweet potatoes, peanuts and more. 757-752-4116.

Oct. 22

Fall fest, sponsored by Trinity Episcopal Church. 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 22 and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 23 in the parish hall, 500 Court St., Olde Towne Portsmouth. Country kitchen featuring jams, jellies, soups, marinara sauce, Brunswick stew, chicken salad, apples; bake shop, gently used clothing, used books, Elegant Elephant room, art sale, crafts. Box lunch served Oct. 22 eat-in or takeout, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. 757-393-0431, [email protected], trinityportsmouth.org.

Fall rummage sale, sponsored by CDA Court 2601. 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 22 and 23 at St. Jerome Catholic Church, 116 Denbigh Blvd., Newport News. 757-782-4661.

Oct. 23

Seaford Woman’s Club fall festival. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 100 Club Way, Seaford. Crafts, original artwork, customized sewing, stained glass, wood art, seasonal wreaths and more. 757-286-2022.

Fall fair, sponsored by St. Aidan’s Episcopal Church. 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 3201 Edinburgh Drive, Virginia Beach. Crafts, make a scarecrow, homemade soups, baked goods. 757-340-6459, [email protected], aidanvbva.net.

Parklawn’s Fall Dayz. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Parklawn-Wood Funeral Home and Memorial Park, 2551 N. Armistead Ave., Hampton. Vendors, auto club, petting zoo, music, food truck, police kid program, fire and rescue safety, and Trunk or Treating. 757-827-4670, [email protected].

Providence fall bazaar, sponsored by Providence United Methodist Church. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 3109 Providence Road, Suffolk. Outdoor-only event featuring fresh-made country sausage (place your order for sausage by Oct. 13: Call 757-539-2559. Only a limited amount will be available the day of the bazaar.) Also: Daisy hoop cheese, Brunswick stew by the quart until sold out, bake sale and hidden treasure tents with assorted items, more. 757-539-9582, [email protected].

Oak Grove harvest and craft fair. 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Oak Grove Baptist Church, 691 Princess Anne Road, Virginia Beach. Outside. If raining, event will be at the Ruritan Barn, 1057 Princess Anne Road. Free admission and parking. Craft show featuring more than 50 vendors with handmade items, photography, candles, gourmet peanuts, goat soaps, hot sauces, wood art, sea glass art, driftwood pieces and more. Raffle table, food trucks, kids’ activities including inflatables from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Dress in your Halloween costumes. 757-615-8750.

KirkWood Pumpkin Palooza, sponsored by KirkWood Presbyterian Church. Noon to 5 p.m. at 1209 Hampton Highway, Yorktown. Pumpkin patch, inflatable slide, crafts, games, food truck and more. 757-766-0343, [email protected], kirkwoodpcusa.org.

Oct. 30

River Walk Fall Craft and Vendor Fair. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at River Walk Clubhouse, 701 River Walk Parkway, Chesapeake. Multiple crafters, vendors and food trucks. 757-436-9383, [email protected].

Oakland Christian Church fall fest. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Oakland Christian Church, 5641 Godwin Blvd., Suffolk. Brunswick stew, chicken salad, pimento cheese, jams and jellies, pickles, candy, pies, cakes, silent auction. Vendors: Waves of Glass, Scentsy, Scrapworks, Wild Birds Unlimited, local honey, wreaths, jewelry and more. 757-651-6273.

Fall art and food festival, sponsored by United Methodist Women of Franktown Church. 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Franktown United Methodist Church, 7551 Bayside Road, Franktown. Artists and vendors, baked goods, frozen foods, chicken salad. 757-442-7796.

Ladies of Harley Fall Festival, sponsored by Tidewater HOG. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Southside Harley-Davidson, 385 N. Witchduck Road, Virginia Beach. Yard sale plus a make-a-donation, take-what-you’d-like area. Proceeds to benefit the kids at Lake Taylor Transitional Care Hospital. Free popcorn, pumpkin painting and trick or treating for the kids. 757-696-1793.

City Center Fall Festival, sponsored by City Center Oyster Point. Noon to 6 p.m. at 702 Mariners Row, Newport News. Arts and crafts vendors, fine artists and artisanal food vendors. Tickets can be purchased for unlimited tasting of craft beers, ciders, seltzers and wine. (30 beers and 10 wines.) Interactive Kids’ Zone: Greet Spider-Man and Elsa, stilt walkers and other pop-up entertainment throughout the day. Paint your own pumpkin — free to the first 100 kids — and kids’ crafts for all. Dance to the Joe Gosman Band from noon to 2 p.m. and the Tidewater Drive Band from 2:30 to 6 p.m., Mariners Row Market Stage. 757-222-2924, [email protected], citycenteratoysterpoint.com.

Nov. 5

Holy Moley Sale Make Our Loot Easily Yours, sponsored by Centenary United Methodist Church. 9 a.m. to noon Nov. 5 and 6 at 3312 Cedar Lane, Portsmouth. Clothing, housewares, books, collectibles and much more. 757-636-8208.

Nov. 6

Russell House annual craft fair, sponsored by Russell House. 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 900 First Colonial Road, Virginia Beach. Crochet and sewn items, jewelry, pillows, Christmas ornaments and more. Since missed last year, will have double the number of items. 757-202-1252.

Zion United Methodist Church annual bazaar. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 2109 Seaford Road, Seaford. Handmade crafts, Christmas decorations, arrangements, baby gifts and more. Bake sale and lunch. 757-898-7417, [email protected], zionseaford.church.

Christmas bazaar, sponsored by Church of the Ascension. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 6 and 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 7 at Church of the Ascension Community Center, 4853 Princess Anne Road, Virginia Beach. More than 40 vendors with homemade crafts and direct sales consultants. 757-495-1886, ascensionvb.org.

Christmas bazaar, sponsored by Bayview United Church of Christ. 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Nov. 6, then Saturdays through Dec. 18 at 1051 Bayview Blvd., Norfolk. Christmas items, thrift shop open. 757-633-7380, [email protected].

Christmas Parking Lot Sale. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at The Bargain Box, 222 Dare Road, Yorktown. Christmas stock: ornaments, trees, greenery, decorations. 757-898-8688, thebargainbox.org.

Scandinavian Christmas bazaar, sponsored by Sons of Norway. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Francis Asbury United Methodist Church, 1871 N. Great Neck Road, Virginia Beach. Traditional Norwegian food: lefse, waffles, lapskaus. Norwegian bakery: julekake, kransekake, Scandinavian Christmas novelties, clothing, art, gifts. Viking re-enactors, children’s activities, Scandinavian culture and family fun. 757-636-2045, hrson.org.

Santa’s Stocking, sponsored by Virginia Beach Parks and Recreation. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Nov. 6 and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Nov. 7 at Princess Anne Recreation Center, 1400 Nimmo Parkway, Virginia Beach. Crafters will be selling unique handmade items, stocking stuffers to fine art at budget-friendly prices. Visits with Santa are free. Photo packages for purchase. Free admission and parking. 757-385-6192, vbgov.com/santasstocking.

Fall bazaar, sponsored by Suffolk Christian Church. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Suffolk Christian Church, 216 N. Main St., Suffolk. Homemade items, Brunswick stew, baked goods, vendors such as Mary Kay, Scentsy and more. 757-539-9182, suffolkchristian.org.

Holy Angels Christmas bazaar, sponsored by Holy Angels Sewing and Craft Club. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Holy Angels Church Parish Center, 34 Afton Parkway, Portsmouth. Bake booth, Christmas items, white elephant items, wreaths, etc. Lunch served. 757-641-9553, [email protected].

Hickory Neck Church Fall and High Fiber Festival. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Hickory Neck Episcopal Church, 8300 Richmond Road, Toano. Silent auction, attic treasures, “amazin’ grazin’” baked goodies and jams, homemade items, high fiber arts and crafts, historic chapel tours, free crafts for children. Sausages, hot dogs, sodas, waters for sale. Heritage Humane Society adoptions from 10 a.m. to noon. 757-876-4526, hickoryneck.org.

Nov. 12

Bodacious Bazaar. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Nov. 12 and 13 and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Nov. 14 at Hampton Roads Convention Center, 1610 Coliseum Drive, Hampton. More than 300 vendors from all over the country selling art, crafts. [email protected], bodaciousbazaar.com.

Nov. 13

Fifth annual country store, sponsored by Hunterdale Christian Church Women’s Fellowship. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Hunterdale Christian Church, 741 Hunterdale Road, Franklin. Baked goods including bread and pies; canned goods, jams and jellies, pickles; fresh seasonal produce including kale, sweet potatoes, green beans, green peppers, apples and more; cooked collards, sliced country ham, side meat, hoop cheese, chicken salad, sausage, garlic dressing, chocolate covered peanuts; crafts, Christmas items, hard candy and more. Soups and sandwiches will be served starting at 11 a.m. 757-334-0476, [email protected].

Church bazaar. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Church of the Advent, 9629 Norfolk Ave., Norfolk. Crafts, bake sale, Christmas shop, books, frozen foods, heirloom shop, white elephant items, silent auction, raffles and more. 757-587-0125, [email protected].

Holiday open house, sponsored by Bayside Artisan Shoppes. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at 1637 Independence Blvd., Virginia Beach. 757-460-0000.

St. Pius X Catholic School annual holiday bazaar, sponsored by St. Pius X School. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 13 and 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 14 at 7800 Halprin Drive, Norfolk. Beautifully crafted holiday and home décor items, knitwear, jewelry, gift baskets, designer trees and wreaths, and more. 757-588-6171, stpiusxschoolva.org.

Sons of Norway Scandinavian Christmas bazaar, sponsored by Norge Norsemen, satellite of Hampton Roads Sons of Norway. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Norge Community Hall/Viking Hall, 7402 Richmond Road, Williamsburg. Norwegian foods, Scandinavian arts and crafts, Viking re-enactors. 757-229-5803.

Barbecue and bazaar, sponsored by Holy Neck Christian Church. 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. at 4400 Holy Neck Road, Suffolk. Barbecue dinners for pickup only; $10. Various baked and canned goods. 757-986-4731, holyneckcc.org.

Woodland United Methodist Church fall bazaar, sponsored by Woodland United Methodist Women. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 20051 Orbit Road, Windsor. Country store featuring country ham and cheese sold by the pound, homemade canned goods, crafts, cards and more. Sweets shop with homemade baked goods. Silent auction. Homemade vegetable beef soup and ham biscuits will be served from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Cost is $8. 757-332-4700, woodlandumcwindsor.org.

Fall Fest, sponsored by Jolliff United Methodist Church. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 1900 Jolliff Road, Chesapeake. Artisan crafts, books, vendors, baked goods, food and games for kids. 757-488-2784, [email protected], Jolliffumc.org.

Eastern European food festival, sponsored by Our Lady of Perpetual Help Byzantine Catholic Church. 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 216 S. Parliament Drive, Virginia Beach. Favorite foods: kielbasa, pierogi, halupki, haluski, a variety of hearty soups. Assorted desserts: homemade treats including kolache. Church tours. 757-287-8935, olphvb.org.

29th annual holiday fair, sponsored by Jackson Circle. 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Bethlehem Christian Church, 1549 Holland Road, Suffolk. Assorted crafts booths, biscuits for breakfast, lunch featuring barbecue and Brunswick stew by bowl or quarts. 757-539-4274.

Nov. 14

Photo exhibition at Second Sunday, sponsored by Michael Descher Photography. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at North Boundary and Prince George streets, Williamsburg. Photography of Colonial Williamsburg, Virginia and across the world. 757-561-0435, michaeldescher.com.

Nov. 20

Heritage Humane Society holiday bazaar. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Bruton Parish Hall, 331 W. Duke of Gloucester St., Williamsburg. Holiday benefit event for homeless pets. Unique gifts and stocking stuffers for people and pets. Gourmet soups, baked goods, themed baskets, fabric creations, pet toys and accessories, holiday decorations, jewelry, scarves, books, games, raffles and surprises. All proceeds benefit the Heritage Humane Society. 757-221-0150, [email protected], heritagehumane.org.

Santa’s Stocking, sponsored by Virginia Beach Parks and Recreation. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Nov. 20 and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Nov. 21 at Kempsville Recreation Center, 800 Monmouth Lane, Virginia Beach. Crafters will sell unique handmade items, stocking stuffers to fine works of art, at budget-friendly prices. Visits with Santa are free. Photo packages for purchase. Free admission and parking. 757-385-6496, vbgov.com/santasstocking.

Annual craft fair, sponsored by Resurrection Evangelical Lutheran Church. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 916 Centerville Turnpike N., Chesapeake. Crafts, jewelry, art, and holiday items all handmade by more than 40 crafters; quilt raffle and other raffle items. Lunch served from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. 251-709-6915, [email protected], builtonjesus.org.

United Methodist Women downtown Hampton craft bazaar, sponsored by First United Methodist Church. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 110 E. Queen St., Hampton. Handmade crafts, silent auction, indoor garage sale, baked goods, Brunswick stew, ham biscuits. 757-723-6577, [email protected], firstunchampton.org.

Christmas bazaar, sponsored by Women’s Fellowship, Lynnhaven Colony Congregational Church. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 2217 W. Great Neck Road, Virginia Beach. Crafts, jewelry, pottery, vendors, bake sale, luncheon. 757-481-7674, [email protected], lcccucc.org.

Christmas craft bazaar, sponsored by Catholic Daughters of the Americas. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at St. Gregory the Great Church, 5345 Virginia Beach Blvd., Virginia Beach. Christmas gifts and craft items. 757-497-8330, [email protected].

Grassfield High School PTSA craft show. 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Grassfield High School, 2007 Grizzly Way, Chesapeake. Crafts and food vendors. 757-558-4749, [email protected].

Dec. 3

Annual holiday bazaar and Cookie Walk, sponsored by Warwick Memorial United Methodist Church. 1 to 6 p.m. Dec. 3 and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Dec. 4 at 38 Hoopes Road, Newport News. Thousands of handmade decorations and gifts, silent auction with unique items and attic treasures featuring gently used seasonal items. Homemade Christmas cookies by the pound (Saturday only). 757-877-2270, [email protected], wmumc.org.

Hellenic Woman’s Club bake sale, craft fair and Greek lunch, sponsored by Hellenic Woman’s Club of Norfolk. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Dec. 3 and 4 at Annunciation Greek Orthodox Cathedral Hellenic Center, 7220 Granby St., Norfolk. Greek bakery items and frozen foods for sale. Vendors selling a variety of items. Greek lunch available for purchase including loukoumades. 757-963-7500, facebook.com/hellenicwomansclubnorfolk.

Dec. 4

CE&H Ruritan arts and crafts show. 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Crittenden, Eclipse & Hobson Community Hall, 8881 Eclipse Drive, Suffolk. Artists and craftsmen will have items for sale. 757-763-8053.

Swedish traditional Christmas market, sponsored by SWEA Virginia Beach. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 1489 Laskin Road, Hilltop, Virginia Beach. Traditional decorations, gifts and artisan crafts, baked goods and Swedish cafe. Event is subject to change; check Facebook or Instagram for updates (#SWEA Virginia Beach or @sweavirginiabeach). 757-663-2744.

Annual bazaar and open house, sponsored by Altrusa International of Tidewater Inc. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Lynnhaven Colony Congregational Church, 2217 W. Great Neck Road, Virginia Beach. Handcrafted items, holiday decorations and home-baked goods. No outside vendors. 757-436-0191.

Dec. 11

Prince of Peace holiday craft fair, sponsored by Prince of Peace Catholic Church. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 621 Cedar Road, Chesapeake. Cosmetics, Farmer Dave’s Peanuts, die-cast cars and toys, jewelry, Uncle Dave’s Gourmet Popcorn, Mary Kay, knitted items, koozies, hats, more. Luminaries, lamps. 757-995-5532, popparish.org.

Christmas craft show and vendor fair, sponsored by Light of Hope United Methodist Church. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 208 S. Plaza Trail, Virginia Beach. Handmade jewelry, wood crafts, art, handmade greeting cards, toys and more. Direct sales and vendors. Lunch items, bake sale treats and drinks; proceeds benefit church missions. Admission is free, but please consider bringing a canned food item for food pantry. 757-340-5775, [email protected], lohumc.business.site.