December's Second Saturday is the best time to visit our hometown. Art events, gallery openings and seasonal sales will be popping up in storefronts up and down Main Street. Here are 4 places to go holiday shopping this Second Saturday in Beacon, New York. Most of these opportunities will only last for the weekend, so don't miss your chance to buy one-of-a-kind gifts for your friends and families.
What: A group showcase of Beacon makers, including handcrafted metal jewelry by Marisa Lomonaco and ceramics from Jess Hanley — two of Niche's talented team members — will be on display this weekend. Prints, apothecary, and leather goods (all handmade in the Hudson Valley) will also be available for this one-day-only holiday show.
Where: Shop Reservoir, 460 Main St, Beacon, NY
When: Saturday, December 10 from 5pm - 8pm ("Meet the Makers" cocktail reception) & Sunday, December 11 from 11am - 6pm
What: Over 20 vendors featuring members of Makers-on-Hudson, artisans, and innovators from the Hudson Valley will be selling their goods. You will find many unique gift ideas for sale — including handmade Salted Caramel sauce from Ardent Homesteader — all while supporting local business.
Where: Howland Cultural Center, 477 Main Street, Beacon, NY
When: Saturday, December 10, 2016 from 10am - 5pm
What: The fourth annual curated holiday pop-up sale offering handcrafted modern items by local artisans, including furniture from our friends at Garny Designs and digitally fabricated gifts by Fabhaus.
Where: Wickham Solid Wood Studio, 578 Main Street, Beacon, NY
When: Saturday, December 10 from 10am - 6pm & Sunday, December 11 from 11am - 5 pm
What: Painting, sculpture, photography, prints and mixed-media work by more than 40 artists are on display for you to admire or purchase through January 8.
Where: Catalyst Gallery, 137 Main Street, Beacon, NY
When: Saturday, December 10 from 1pm - 9pm (reception begins at 6pm) & Sunday, December 11 from 1pm - 6pm