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Thanks to the stores and museum shops of Balboa Park, you can come for December Nights and leave with your holiday shopping wrapped up!

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Lovely handmade 3D greeting cards are for every occasion. Give your loved one or friends an unexpected pleasure. Relax in the sun and show your feelings with our gorgeous sun hats. Lots of styles for men, women, and kids. Add flair to your everyday look! Find unique winter hats today here.


HOURS: Saturday, 12:00 pm to 11:00 pm
VENUE: Cascades Marketplace
AREA: Cascades

An Angel Treasure - Memories of Yesteryear

An Angel Treasure creates one-of-a-kind, handmade Angels using antique & vintage lace, embroidered linens, hankies, snippets of ribbon, pearl buttons, and floral embellishments from days gone by. These unique angels are designed to be gifted for holidays (Christmas, Easter, etc.), to celebrate special occasions (wedding, christening), offer hope in the midst of medical illness, encouragement during life challenges, provide comfort during loss, and/or a reminder of faith, promise, and hope to those who receive them.


HOURS: Saturday, 12:00 pm to 11:00 pm
VENUE: Cascades Marketplace
AREA: Cascades

Balboa Park Visitor's Center Pop-up Store

Find the perfect gift at the Vistor's Center Pop-up Store! Balboa Park specialty items, holiday scarves, ornaments, light-up gadgets and more.


HOURS: Saturday, 12:00 pm to 11:00 pm
VENUE: Plaza de Panama
AREA: Plaza de Panama

Balboa Park Visitor's Center Store

Commemorate your visit with a souvenir from the Balboa Park Visitors Center Gift Shop. Find hats, shirts, key chains, and mugs that show off your love of the park.


HOURS: Saturday, 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm
VENUE: House of Hospitality
AREA: El Prado

Blind Community Center of San Diego

The Blind Community Center of San Diego (BCCSD) offers social, recreational, and educational activities to promote independence and self-reliance for the blind and visually impaired. Located in Balboa Park since 1949, the BCCSD provides an environment for personal growth, social integration and interaction, and the development of individual skills and talents. At the BCCSD, participants make crafts, play games, go on field trips and have a free lunch every day.


HOURS: Saturday, 12:00 pm to 11:00 pm
VENUE: Cascades Marketplace
AREA: Cascades

Boy Scouts of America Troop 1203

Boy Scout Troop 1203 is located in the Mira Mesa and was founded in 1994. They have had 41 Scouts earn the rank of Eagle and countless other Boy Scouts go through their program. They are a very active troop. This booth is a Fundraiser to allow every Boy Scout to join in their activities. Some highlights in the next year is White River Rafting down the Kern River, Backpacking the Sierra Mountains and a week at Camp Emerald Bay this summer on Catalina.


HOURS: Saturday, 12:00 pm to 11:00 pm
VENUE: Palm Tree Plaza
AREA: Organ Pavilion

Charm Square

Charm Square sells toys and trendy novelty items. Our toys can bring a lot of joy to kids and families. Our products are both fun and educational, they are excellent for Christmas gifts. Kids and parents will love them.


HOURS: Saturday, 12:00 pm to 11:00 pm
VENUE: Palisades Midway
AREA: Palisades

Fab Trailers

Fab Trailers Photo Booth is a one-of-a-kind photo booth that brings a retro trailer and the finest photo booth technology together for one fabulously fun experience. So gather your friends and step inside. We'll capture the laughs and leave you with an experience you won't soon forget.


HOURS: Saturday, 12:00 pm to 11:00 pm
VENUE: Botanical
AREA: Botanical

Face Painting and Body Art by MC

Face Painting and Body art by MC provides fun and unique face painting for any occasion. As well as, henna tattoos, glitter tattoos and much more. Artist Maricarmen demostrates first class experience through her work and will help you turn your party into an event that everyone will remember!


HOURS: Saturday, 12:00 pm to 11:00 pm
VENUE: Palisades Midway
AREA: Palisades

Fairy Fly Entertainment

Fairy Fly Entertainment is a family of local authors and artists. Pick up copies of award-winning original books and get them signed! Or grab some playing cards, magnets, buttons, mouse pads, totes, and free bookmarks. Pose for selfies with The Dark Mister Snark. Great finds that make unique and creative gifts.


HOURS: Saturday, 12:00 pm to 11:00 pm
VENUE: Botanical
AREA: Botanical

Fleet Science Center North Star Science Store

For gifts that inspire a love of learning, look no further than the North Star Science store, which offers an array of toys, books, clothing and science kits designed to engage and educate – no matter the age.


HOURS: Saturday, 10:00 am to 9:00 pm
VENUE: Fleet Science Center
AREA: Cascades

Flores Pet Supplies

Flores Pet Supplies is a small local family owned pet supply business that focuses on unique patterns in collars, leashes, and engraved ID Tags. I personally make the items I sell in my booth.


HOURS: Saturday, 12:00 pm to 11:00 pm
VENUE: Cascades Marketplace
AREA: Cascades

Getaround

Getaround is a peer-to-peer (neighbor to neighbor) carsharing platform that puts a wide variety of cars at the fingertips of renters, while empowering car owners to earn thousands in extra income. Share your car and earn hundreds or thousands. Or, rent and unlock cars nearby instantly with your phone by the hour or day. Book the car you need for a couple of hours or a few days, whether it’s a Prius to run to the grocery store, an F-150 to move across town, or a Tesla for a special occasion.


HOURS: Saturday, 12:00 pm to 11:00 pm
VENUE: Cascades Marketplace
AREA: Cascades

Gift Shop - United Nations International

Shop for holiday crafts and specialits from around the world at the United Nations International Gift Shop


HOURS: Saturday, 12:00 pm to 11:00 pm
VENUE: International Cottages
AREA: International Cottages

Helen Edison Gift Shop - The Old Globe

The Globe’s Helen Edison Gift Shop, with a wide array of theatrical gifts and the Grinch-iest Christmas presents in town! Plush toys, books, ornaments and more!


HOURS: Saturday, 10:00 am to 10:00 pm
VENUE: The Old Globe
AREA: Plaza de Panama

Imperfect Produce

20 billion pounds of produce are unsold each year because they do not meet the arbitrary cosmetic standards of grocery stores. Imperfect sources this surplus produce directly from farms and delivers it to your door. Pick your produce each week and easily skip your delivery when you are out of town. Imperfect Produce has recovered over 40 million pounds of produce since launching in 2015. Join us in saving more and wasting less!


HOURS: Saturday, 12:00 pm to 11:00 pm
VENUE: Palisades Midway
AREA: Palisades

Irish Charm

Handmade Celtic Design Jewelry.


HOURS: Saturday, 12:00 pm to 11:00 pm
VENUE: Cascades Marketplace
AREA: Cascades

Jennifer Bell

I hand crochet beanies, beanies with flowers, santa hats, hats with pom-poms, baby hats, messy bun hats, charachter and animal hats made from acrylic yarn. Prices are very afordable and range from $10 for a beanie to $20 for a fancy hat.


HOURS: Saturday, 12:00 pm to 11:00 pm
VENUE: Palm Tree Plaza
AREA: Organ Pavilion

JJJZ Merchandise and Toys

A small family business from San Diego. Our main products are LED party wearables which can be used in holidays like Halloween, Christmas and New Year's Eve and other special Holidays. We also have hand fans with different designs that can be use for everyday use and also for special occasions. We also have different kinds of popular toys. Most of products are not available in box stores. Please visit and check out our booth.


HOURS: Saturday, 12:00 pm to 11:00 pm
VENUE: Palisades Midway
AREA: Palisades

Les Crème

Handcrafted San Diego Made, soaps, skincare and candles with a touch of luxury!


HOURS: Saturday, 12:00 pm to 11:00 pm
VENUE: Cascades Marketplace
AREA: Cascades

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