Holiday Open House & Market
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.
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
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
Farmers Market Vendors
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!
- 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 & FoodALL LOCATIONS: HOLIDAY SCAVENGER HUNTCreamery 201 - 201 N. Main StreetCarla's Catering selling breakfast and lunch itemsKids' bags and balloon animals from 11am - 2pmATM available at this locationSoulful Toad - 88 S. Main StreetVegetarian soup and meat chiliLetters to SantaCafe Carpe - 18 S. Water Street WestFeather Your Nest - 234 S. Main StreetBaby Bean Mobile coffee camper in parking lot across the streetA small fee for gift wrapping for gifts purchased (Free for kids)St. Peter's Episcopal Church - 320 Merchant Avenue53rd Cookie Cupboard - Homemade cookies, bars, candies, coffee cakes, coffee, jams & picklesFort Atkinson Club - 211 S. Water Street EastFAHS Art ShowFace painting, card making, and little winter sculpturesAmerican Legion Post 166 - 201 S. Water Street EastFull grill menuWatercolor ornaments
Music10 am - 12 pm:Creamery 201 - TapestryFort Atkinson Club - Terri Lynn & The Darling DaughtersFeather Your Nest - Karen JohnsonSoulful Toad - Second ChancesAmerican Legion - Jason Petit12:15 - 2:15 pm:Creamery 201 - Rose Among ThornsFort Atkinson Club - Jason Lynk and Steve TessmerFeather Your Nest - Kaia FowlerAmerican Legion - Lonesome Steve