Handmade crafts available at holiday bazaars in Riverside County
By Staff report
Those already on the hunt for unique Christmas presents have lots of choices for shopping this weekend and next. Holiday bazaars and boutiques are popping up all over Riverside County.
Grove Community Church’s marketplace is set from 3:30 to 9:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 3, and 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 4 at the church, 19900 Grove Community Dr., Riverside. There will be handmade and vintage holiday/Christmas merchandise with more than 50 contemporary and traditional designers. thegrove.cc or holidaymarketplaceGCC@yahoo.com
In Hemet Solera Diamond Valley Lodge by Del Webb’s bazaar is set from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 4 at 1645 Paseo Diamonte, Hemet. It offers handmade items include photography, paintings, paper crafts, quilts, embroidered items, unique holiday decorations, jewelry, and more.
At the Canyon Lake Senior Center, a boutique is set from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Nov. 4 and 5 at 23307 Canyon Lake Drive. It includes hand-crafted items and baked goods.
Assistance League of Riverside’s Thrift Shop will hold a preview of their boutique from 6 to 9 p.m. Monday, Nov. 6 at 3707 Sunnyside Drive. A limited number of tickets are on sale for $5 at the shop. The boutique begins Nov. 7 and runs through Dec. 22 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesdays and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesdays through Saturdays. The shop offers holiday decorations, gift items, and more, and proceeds help local children through the chapter’s philanthropic programs. assistanceleagueriverside.org
The Sunshine Clubs at Trilogy at Glen Ivy have set a boutique from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 11 at Trilogy Lodge and Lake Center, 24503 Trilogy Parkway, Temescal Valley. There will be 50 vendors with artisanal and holiday-inspired wares, a white elephant sale, homemade baked goods and live holiday music.