The Pittsburgh Holiday Market is a European-inspired holiday shopping village with entertainment, food, and vendors that mix international flair with local charm. An outdoor skating rink is also available for shoppers adjacent to the Market in PPG Place. Learn how to save money on nearby hotels.

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Pittsburgh Peoples Gas Holiday Market was voted #1 Holiday Market in America by USA Today’s readers.

The 10th annual Pittsburgh Peoples Gas Holiday Market opened in November and will run through December 23, 2021. It’s being held in Market Square at the corner of Market St. and Forbes Avenue in downtown Pittsburgh.

Holiday Market Vendors

This is a uniquely international holiday experience. Market Square has been transformed into a European inspired holiday market with wooden chalets and festive lights. Weave your way through the chalets and see all the vendors and their amazing array of wares.

These include

Bali Made

Wooden boxes, bowls, ornaments, masks and more

Cha Ching Coin Jewelry

Earrings, bracelets, chains and more made from international coins and tokens


Nesting dolls, jewelry, religious gifts, hand blown glass ornaments and more from many European countries

Garbella & KLoRebel Art Co.

Beautiful illustrations made into wearable pieces of art, handscreened printed apparel baby bibs, onesies and more

Gifts from Afar

Crafts from Russia, Lithuania and Poland, including Russian nesting dolls, wooden Santas, hair clips, toys and ore

Himala Home

Handmade wood, felt and paper products from Nepal

Kenyan Craft Connection

Handmade arts and crafts, African jewelry, wooden and soapstone animal carvings and more

Kathe Wohlfahrt

Holiday gifts from Germany, including Advent calendars, steins, nutcrackers, music boxes and more

Linda Barnicott Art & Gifts

Pittsburgh artist offering framed and unframed landmarks and local scenes, Santa Claus series and more

PadaMama Divine Connection

Peruvian artists offering one of a kind shoes, luxurious alpaca clothing and more

Pittsburgh Irish Festival Centric Gift Shoppe

Celtic gift items, decor, ornaments, clothing and more

Women of the Cloud Forest

Artisans in Nicaragua, Ecuador and Peru with handmade balsa ornaments, jewelry, bagged craft coffee roasts and more

Wendell August Forge

Ornaments and giftware featuring Pittsburgh skylines and landmarks, local colleges and universities and more

and so much more! You’ll see an unbelievable variety of products from around the globe all in one place.

BJ’s Sopunds of the Season Stage will have live musical performances at lunchtime, happy hours and throughout the day on weekends.

There’s plenty to eat and drink at this holiday market. Enjoy apple, apricot and cherry streudels, Bratwurst, pretzels, hot chocolate, hot apple cider and so much more.

Where to Stay in Pittsburgh

Are you looking for a place to stay in Pittsburgh? Here are some recommendations for hotels near the Peoples Gas Holiday Market. Click on the links to see how you can save money on these great hotels.