Saturday, Nov 18, 10h-16h
With over 70 vendors, a bouncy house for children, live music, kids crafts, and more, this once a year event is a do not miss. The free event is open to the public and offers free parking.
American School of the Hague, Rijksstraatweg 200, Wassenaar.
Sat & Sun, Nov 18-19, 10h-17h
Enjoy seasonal snacks and drinks while browsing table after table of used books. This event is part of Leiden's Winter Wonder Weeks.
Old UB, Rapenburg 70, Leiden
Saturday, Nov 25, 10h-16:30h
Sponsored by The Church of St. John & St. Philip, this event features gifts, fine foods, artisan stalls, mulled wine, and mince pies. Enjoy an English Christmas, but closer to home!
Ary van der Spuyweg 1, 2585JA The Hague
Nov. 25-Dec. 3, 12h-17h daily
Although not a market, this holiday house is part of Leiden's Winter Wonder Weeks and allows children to meet with Sinterklaas at his own special home, and turn in their holiday wishes.
De Waag, Aalmarkt 21, Leiden
Saturday, Dec. 2, 10h-16h
Free admission. Festive holiday shopping with local artisans and small businesses. There will be a Christmas photographer and Santa will be visiting to meet with the children!
Het Kleine Loo 12, 2592 CE, The Hague
Saturday, Dec. 2, 12h-18h
Support African businesses and enjoy the "heritage and culture through food, music, dance, and fashion." There will also be workshops, crafts, beading, and face painting.
Spuiplein 150, 2511 DG, The Hague
Sunday, Dec 3, 13h-21h
This tropical market offers Antillean and Aruban food, along with live music, dancing, and a Caribbean carnival village. This market does have an entry cost of €15 for ages 12+. Entry is free for under 12. Tickets can be purchased at
Grote Kerk, Rond de Grote Kerk 12, The Hague
Dec. 7-23 (except Mon. 18th) 12h-21h daily
Located in the heart of historic Den Haag, this large Christmas market offers something for everyone. Special programs include Christmas choirs, storytellers, activities for children, and musical performances. Doors open at 17h on Dec 7th and at noon after.
Lange Voorhout, The Hague
Dec. 8-10, hours vary by program
This holiday event brings Christmas in Italy to Voorschoten! With cooking, wines, gifts, and fashion, all in the historic Duivenwoorde Castle, this will be a Christmas event you will not forget. Tickets for the event are €11.45 and can be purchased at www.smaakvandewinter.nl
Laan van Duivenvoorde 4, Voorschoten
Sunday Dec. 10, 11h-17h
Formally known as the Dickens Market, this holiday market boasts mulled wine, craftsmen giving demonstrations, and an abundance of choirs and musicians, in addition to cozy stalls full of holiday goods.
Prinsestraat, 2513 CC, The Hague
Dec. 13-17, 12h-21h daily
Part of Leiden's Winter Wonder Weeks, this market has "cozy wooden chalets full of nice Christmas presents, food trucks with tasty winter snacks and a cozy winter terrace where you can relax with a hot chocolate or mulled wine.
Hooglandse Kerkgracht, Leiden
The monthly Puur Natuur Markt gets a holiday boost! With twinkling lights, food, crafts, stalls full of gifts, and live music, you can enjoy supporting your local businesses while finishing off that shopping list!
Van Hogendorpstraat, Wassenaar