Artist Bazaar December 12th – 14th, NYM Cultural Center

Shop local this holiday season

The New York Mills Regional Cultural Center invites you to our Annual Holiday Bazaar and Stock Up Sale coming up December 12-14, 2019 in our charming historic visual art gallery on Main Avenue in New York Mills.

For 3 days only, a dozen local artists will have their one-of-a kind artwork available for you to find the perfect gift.  This is in addition to the many beautiful items made by over 100 local artists, as well as Scandinavian candy and more, in our Gift Shop.

The 10th Annual Artist Bazaar begins on Thursday December 12 and runs through Saturday, December 14, 2019.  We encourage folks to shop early for the best selection and shop later for the best deals! This is the time of year to support local artists and find that perfect gift for everyone on your list.

Artist Bazaar items will include ceramic bowls and oil bottles, handmade mittens, cards, books, handmade soaps, silk scarves, baskets, silver jewelry, and more.  Featured artists include Gen Keranen, Kari Briscoe, Joy Cooley, Kent Scheer, Janet Crouch, Cheryl Bannes, Dusty Krause, Traveling Storyseller – Gillette Kempf, Bill Smith, Laurie Connolly, Christa Perala, and Sandra Daulton Shaughnessy.

The Bazaar begins on Thursday, December 12th from 10:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m.  On Friday and Saturday, December 13th and 14th, enjoy special Stock-Up Sale pricing on everything! Friday hours are 10:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. and Saturday hours are 10:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m.

On Friday and Saturday, the more you spend, the more you save: spend $50 get 5% off; spend $75 get 10% off; spend $150 get 15% off; spend $175 get 20% off! Cultural Center members get an additional 10% off their entire purchase!  New members are always welcome.  Discounts apply to ALL Artist Bazaar AND Gift Shop items, including ALL current stock of iittala Finnish glassware!  

Enjoy the best discounts of the year, complimentary snacks & drinks, connecting with community members and artists, plus beautiful FREE gift wrapping at the Cultural Center Open House on Saturday, December 14th from 10:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m.

For more information, call the Cultural Center at (218) 385-3339 or visit the Center’s website at

About the Cultural Center:
The Cultural Center in New York Mills is a rural hub for creativity, community vitality, and lifelong learning in the arts. We offer visitors intimate opportunities to encounter art and artists in our 80-seat concert listening room, two art galleries in a historic building, a gift store featuring local artists, an artist residency program, classes and workshops, a sculpture park, and a variety of opportunities to learn, grow, and thrive. Since our incorporation in 1990, we have been passionate about connecting people to artists and rich cultural experiences in rural Minnesota, celebrating the local and being a window to the world.

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