Vancouver market to showcase Peninsula talent

Local vendors among those featured at annual Circle Craft Christmas Market

South Surrey and White Rock vendors are among those who will be featured in the 41st annual Circle Craft Christmas Market next month in Vancouver

PJzzzz Pyjamas and Loungewear, Brian Hoyano Design and Yapes Paints will all be at the Vancouver Convention Centre West (1055 Canada Place) Nov. 11-16.

The market, which began in 1973, includes more than 300 artisans who are jury-selected based on talent and diversity.

Food, entertainment, craft-technique demonstrations, contests and budding artists are also part of the lineup.

The market typically attracts about 40,000 visitors.

Admission is $14 for adults and $12 for seniors and students. Children younger than 12 are free. Tickets – which allow unlimited re-entry on any day – are also available online.

For more information, visit www.circlecraft.net