Horror For The Holidays Art & Gift Bazaar is especially made for horror fans and features hordes of vendors selling horror, gothic and dark merchandise. Art, home decor, clothing, vinyl, collectibles, gifts and more. You're bound to find the perfect gift for that horror junkie, goth, weirdo fiend this holiday season — including yourself.
The vast majority of our vendors are Texas-based — especially from Austin — so we thank you for supporting local artists and businesses.
While you shop, enjoy all of the creeptastic attractions we have in store for you. Keep reading to get the full details. If you dare!
2019 Winner of the Austin Chronicle's Best of Austin award:
Shopping — "Best Nightmare in time for Christmas!"
Poster art by Craig Holloway
Hordes of vendors! You'll find over 70 vendors at our curated market. All of the vendors sell only horror, gothic and dark-themed merchandise. Horror T-shirts, clothing, accessories, toys, collectibles, art, oddities, gifts and more. Just like a vendor area straight from a horror convention, you're bound to find that perfect gift for all of the fiends on your shopping list. Including you!
Go to the Vendor page for a complete listing of confirmed vendors and info on how to vend at Horror For The Holidays.
The Krampus Parade, led by ceremonious drummers, creeps through the aisles of the market with the crowning of the 2021 Krampus King as its finale. Krampi wanted!
Enjoy awesome performances throughout each day of the market. Be wowed and entertained by select local performers that make our lives a little more magical.
Buy raffle tickets to enter the multiple raffles held throughout each day. Win tons of awesome prizes including our infamous Turducken raffle. The most horrific bird ever created.
Kids can have fun creeping through the market too. Kids 10 and under that dress up as an evil elf gets one free digital photo with Evil Santa. ($10 value)
NEW FOR 2022!
This year we're offering you BOTH days for only $10!
That's right. Two days of shopping and a chance to enjoy all of the attractions on each day. You'll get a durable, plastic wristband that you'll show for admission. Your wristband must still be attached, and untampered with, for Sunday admission.
FOR THE ENTIRE WEEKEND!
PALMER EVENTS CENTER
900 BARTON SPRINGS ROAD
AUSTIN, TX 78704
Located within downtown Austin, yet cradled by Butler Park, Auditorium Shores, and Lady Bird Lake near downtown Austin, the Palmer Events Center is easily accessible from Barton Springs Rd. or Riverside Dr. by car or public transportation. Paid parking is available at the onsite garage. Visit their site for more info.