AUSTIN ANNUAL TRADITION NOW WITH 12 DAYS OF SHOPPING TO FIND THE PERFECT ART AND GIFTS
The Armadillo Christmas Bazaar celebrates 43 seasons of treating Texans and tourists to a festive, holiday shopping experience for art and live music lovers. This iconic cultural event features 175+ contemporary touring artists, award winners and local favorites. With lights down low, spirits high, and the music just right, the Armadillo Christmas Bazaar makes holiday shopping fun December 13-24, 11am to 10pm daily at the Palmer Events Center
This community-driven institution prides itself on being a family to artists, musicians, and independent local businesses. Each year, a featured artist is commissioned to create a piece to be used as the artwork for the season. This year’s featured artist, Christopher Smith joined the Armadillo’s artist roster in 2010 showcasing illustrative maps.
With 37 bands performing over the 12-day event, the Armadillo stage treats holiday shoppers to breakout musicians, touring singer-songwriters and Austin legends. Music lineup to be announced September 25. There is no better place to shop than the Armadillo Bazaar, where you can listen to the best live music from Texas, while sipping a craft beer or cocktail and snack on Austin classics, DFG Noodles and Southside Flying Pizza. The Armadillo is the best place to build your art collection and cross off everyone on your shopping list with perfect gifts in every price range.