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The Brightside Holiday Bazaar

A thoughtfully curated, hip holiday shopping experience featuring local artisans, eco-friendly gifts, food, music, gift card bar, holiday inspired classes, and more! It's not just's an experience!

Entry is free, but we are accepting donations at the door for Purrfect Additions Cat Adoptions.  Please visit their website for a complete listing of items that they need. Thank you :-)


Grab your besties and get ready for a fun day out all while getting some holiday gifts checked off your shopping list.

While you shop your heart out, enjoy:

  • Free Parking

  • Sign up for fun holiday inspired classes for yoga, calligraphy, and cookie decorating! (A class fee applies to cover class supplies.)

  • Tasty bites from local food trucks: Atlas & Co Charcuterie Truck and Phat & Rich Mexican-inspired Street Food

  • A fun photo booth experience

  • Support local businesses with our one-stop-shop Gift Card Bar! Don't drive all over town when you can buy local experiences, restaurants, and services.

  • Gift Wrapping Station with donations benefitting Stivers School for The Arts!

  • Fun and relaxing atmosphere

  • ...and so much more!


Brightside Holiday Bazaar Timeline:

  • 11:00am -12:00pm - PRE-shopping class. Yoga with Elisha Snyder. The class will focus on getting you calm and grounded before the busy holiday season. Class is $10 and you can Venmo @elesha-snyder to sign up.

  • 12:00pm Doors Officially open for Shopping!

  • 1:00pm -2:00pm - Intro to Faux Calligraphy class with Flourishing Quirk. You’ll learn the basics of script lettering and faux calligraphy, which can be done with any writing utensil and on any material. And as a class project to test your skills, each attendee will personalize an ornament and wood wreath insert perfect for getting a jump on your holiday decor.  Tickets are $55 and can be purchased HERE.

  • 3:00 - 4:00pm - Cookie Decorating with Cauldron Cookie Co! Learn cookie decorating techniques with all the supplies provided as well as bonus cookies to take home. Ages 14 and up. Tickets are $60 and can be purchased HERE.

  • 5:00pm Close

Check out our Brightside Bazaar Vendors!

We're beyond excited to bring to you this wide selection of some of Dayton's hottest makers, bakers, movers and shakers that will make thoughtful holiday gifting a breeze!

Vendor Booths

  • Bloombeads FreezeFrame

  • Cauldron Cookie Co

  • Chop Local

  • Crystal Lady Creative

  • Flourishing Quirk

  • Foxhole Farmer

  • Gem City Puptisserie 

  • Gem City Bakehouse

  • Gem City Gardens

  • Get Dished by Katie

  • Glamtique by V

  • Humble Hive

  • Luna Gifts and Botanicals

  • Mike’s Bike Park

  • Nyminal Glass

  • Pink Moon Goods

  • Poppy Lane Boutique

  • Preble Clayworks & Apiary

  • Rachel DB Creative

  • Skeleton Dust Records

  • Solas Creations

  • Tom Gilliam Photography

  • The Wall & The Wild Author

  • Wellness Studio

  • Winking Willow Treat Co.

Food Trucks

  • Atlas & Co Charcuterie

  • Phat & Rich Mexican Inspired Street Food

  • Holiday Inspired Cocktails in the Vod-Vil Bar

Gift Card Bar

  • Corner Kitchen

  • Dayton Foodie Cards

  • Oakwood Club

  • Square One Salon & Spa

  • More Coming Soon!

Brightside Bazaar Holiday Classes

Make an entire day of relaxing, shopping, dining, and creating!

Grab your besties and sign up for these additional holiday inspired classes taking place in the Upside Loft* at The Brightside.

While entry to the Brightside Bazaar is FREE, classes come with a per person ticket fee to cover workshop materials.

*Please note that the Upside Loft is located above the Brightside Ballroom. This upstairs space does NOT have wheelchair access due to no elevator in this historic property.  Classes are age 14 and older.

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