• Holiday Open House & Market

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  • Celebrate the holidays at the Holiday Open House & Market on Saturday, December 7th throughout Fort Atkinson from 9am - 3pm. Event includes seven indoor market locations featuring arts vendors, handmade crafts, produce, coffee, jams, soaps, honey, and so much more! Shoppers will enjoy refreshments, in-store specials, strolling carolers, trolley rides, hayrides with Santa and more while finding gifts for everyone on their list.

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    Shop Fort First!

    Local retail shops are ready to help you with your holiday shopping!

    One of the highlights of the day is the Holiday Red Box drawings at participating merchants where shoppers can enter for a chance to win one of five prizes as a reward for supporting local businesses that day. One grand prize winner will win the Merchants Giant Gift Box, valued at over $1,500, filled with numerous gifts and gift certificates donated by chamber retail merchants. Two lucky winners will receive $100 in chamber gift certificates and two additional winners will receive $50 in chamber gift certificates.

    Red Box Locations Red Box Locations

    2 Rivers Bicycle and Outdoor
    American Wholesale Furniture
    Beauty & the Bean
    Bergey Jewelry & Archery
    Blodgett Garden Center
    BlueFire Arts - Free make & take (call for details)
    Brock's River Walk Tavern and Grill
    Crimson Salon & Spa
    Culver's Restaurant
    Feather Your Nest 
    Goyer Ace Hardware
    Great Clips
    Humphrey Floral & Gift
    Jones Market
    K & F Auto Sales and Service, LLC
    Krueger Jeweler - Angelica & Intuition Bracelets-$15.00, Kameleon Jewel Pops- $10.00
    Kwik Trip
    Lamp Post Inn Bed & Breakfast
    Lions Quick Mart - 10 cents every gallon of gas sold donated to Trudy's Room    
    Logo-Works, Inc.
    MK Cellular,
    Mr. Brews Taphouse
    Nasco Retail Store
    Pick 'n Save
    Poyer Orchards Farm Market
    Rock River Bait Box
    Rock River Wellness - Kids science experiments
    Sarahndipity Salon LLC
    Subway - Janesville Avenue
    Subway - Madison Avenue
    TenPin Motors
    Tuttle's Hallmark Shop
    Tuttle's Hometown Pharmacy - Snacks
    Two Pistols Trading Post and Antique Mall - 25% off total sales, hot cocoa & chili
    Verlo Mattress Factory Stores

    Retail Members Retail Members

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    7 Downtown Locations with Farmers and Arts Market Vendors

    Celebrating Art, Music, Food, & Fun!

    Find original holiday gifts made by local artisans & farmers - 90+ Vendors!

    Kids Art Activities | Live Music | Letters to Santa | $400+ in Bingo Prizes

    FREE Trolley Route to Explore all 7 Locations

    Sponsored by Fort Healthcare, Fort Community Credit Union, Heart of the City, and more!

    Locations Locations

    • Café Carpe - 18 S. Water Street West
    • Creamery 201 - 201 N. Main Street
    • Fort Atkinson Club - 211 S. Water Street East
    • The American Legion Dugout - 201 S. Water Street East
    • Soulful Toad - 88 S. Main Street
    • St. Peter's Episcopal Church - 320 Merchant Avenue
    • Feather Your Nest- 234 S. Main Street


    Kids & Food Kids & Food

    Creamery 201 - 201 N. Main Street
    Carla's Catering selling breakfast and lunch items
    Kids' bags and balloon animals from 11am - 2pm
    ATM available at this location
    Soulful Toad - 88 S. Main Street
    Vegetarian soup and meat chili
    Letters to Santa
    Cafe Carpe - 18 S. Water Street West
    Feather Your Nest - 234 S. Main Street
    Baby Bean Mobile coffee camper in parking lot across the street
    A small fee for gift wrapping for gifts purchased (Free for kids)
    St. Peter's Episcopal Church - 320 Merchant Avenue
    53rd Cookie Cupboard - Homemade cookies, bars, candies, coffee cakes, coffee, jams & pickles
    Fort Atkinson Club - 211 S. Water Street East
    FAHS Art Show
    Face painting, card making, and little winter sculptures
    American Legion Post 166 - 201 S. Water Street East
    Full grill menu
    Watercolor ornaments

    Music Music

    10 am - 12 pm:
    Creamery 201 - Tapestry
    Fort Atkinson Club - Terri Lynn & The Darling Daughters
    Feather Your Nest - Karen Johnson
    Soulful Toad - Second Chances
    American Legion - Jason Petit
    12:15 - 2:15 pm:
    Creamery 201 - Rose Among Thorns
    Fort Atkinson Club - Jason Lynk and Steve Tessmer
    Feather Your Nest - Kaia Fowler
    American Legion - Lonesome Steve




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