Rosslyn Holiday Market Festival + Bonfire


  • Saturday, Dec 10, 2016 8:00 am - 3 pm
  • Friday, Dec 9, 2016 3 pm - 11 pm

LOCATION: Gateway Park - 1300 Lee Hwy

Join us for the Fourth Annual Holiday Market!

Last year 2,500 people visited our Holiday Market. This year again we will be showcasing over 25 local and renowned vendors who will be offering a full variety of unique and high quality gifts. The Rosslyn Holiday Market will be the one-stop shop for all of your holiday needs.  Find something perfect for everyone - from your boss to your pets (and don't forget about yourself)! 



Friday December 9

  • 12:15-12:45 pm - FREE Holiday Pop-Up Bootcamp! Register HERE
  • 3 pm - Holiday Market opens

  • 5:30 pm - Pub in the Park opens + Games + Holiday Photobooth + Food Trucks (Fava Pot, Chix N Stix, Popped Republic...). Enjoy a cup of Spiced Red Sangria, Mulled Cider, Beer or Wine!

  • 7 pm – 9:30 pm - Bonfire + DJ (Gateway Park West)

  • 8 pm – 11 pm - Live Music with The Reflex - Put on your ugly Xmas sweater and bring your friends to enjoy 80's tunes!

Saturday December 10

  • 7:30 am - The Great Chocolate Race starts on Kent Street 

  • 8 am – Finish Festival after the Race in Gateway Park + Food Trucks. Our Pub in the Park will be open all day serving Hot Chocolate and Bloody Marys! Food trucks will be here: Holy Crepes, Chix N Stix (at 11 am)...

  • 8:00 am – Holiday Market opens

  • 9 am – 12 pm - Visit from Santa Claus: Story time and pictures

  • 10 am – 12 pm - Gingerbread Houses Workshop (First comes, first served!)

  • 10:30 am – 11:30 am - Holiday Songs: The Children’s Chorus of Washington

  • 12 pm – 12:30 pm - Holiday Songs: Women’s Camerata from HB Woodlawn School

  • 1 pm – 3 pm - Gingerbread Houses Workshop (First come, first served!)

  • 3 pm – Holiday Market closes


The following vendors will be participating to the Holiday Market: LulaRoe, Bakeshop, Fearless Threads, Eve + Belle, The Cookie Jar DC, Baby Hats Shoes and More, Moroccan Saffron, Jewelry by Lucia Frio, Georgetown Olive Oil, Mother Bored Jewelry, Rumalutions, El Ceibo Chocolate, Lauren Sigler from Stella Dot, Belsnickel Bakery, Holly Blue Jewelry, Painted Palettes, Pivot Physical Therapy, Usborne Books, Wuarya, Pezzi Unici, Potomac Candles, Cultured Papers and Guy Mason Pottery. 



  • Colonial Parking - 1001 19th Street (Entrance in front of Kent Street) - $14 before 5 pm - $5 after 5 pm until midnight 


IMPORTANT INFO FOR SATURDAY: Because of the Great Chocolate Race, Wilson Blvd between Lynn Street and Road 110 will be closed. You can access Rosslyn through I-66, N. Fort Myer Drive, and Arlington Blvd. 

  • 1001 19th Street - $5 flat fee -  6 am until midnight (entrance at the corner of Kent Street and 19th Street)

  • 1200 Wilson Blvd (entrance is N. Lynn Street)

  • 1820 N. Fort Myer surface lot (entrance is on N. Nash Street)

  • 1500 Wilson Blvd (entrance is on Clarendon Blvd)


Coming to enjoy the festivities from out of town? Click here to view Rosslyn hotel deals and book your stay. 






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 Other Events

FRESHFARM Rosslyn Farmers Market
Wednesday, May 17 - Wednesday, September 20
at Central Place Plaza

Rosslyn Rocks! Concerts
Thursday, June 1 - Thursday, June 29
at Central Place Residential

Rosslyn Cinema + Pub in the Park
Friday, June 2 - Friday, August 25
at Gateway Park