The next best thing to making your own Christmas presents is buying handmade gifts from local artisans and makers.
If not, that's okay, we've got you covered. Each year there are many Christmas markets in Barcelona where you can buy handmade gifts and goodies. We will continue updating this list as new markets are announced!
The more well know markets of Santa Llúcia and Sagrada Familia are the best markets for Christmas decorations, trees and mistletoe. The others are selling handmade products and gifts and there's a couple second-hand markets on the list.
16 Christmas markets in Barcelona to buy handmade gifts
Fira de Nadal de la Sagrada Família - Similar to the Fira de Santa Llúcia in the city center, the Sagrada Familia Christmas Market sells Christmas decorations and snacks such as roasted chestnuts and churros with hot chocolate. It's held in the park beside the basilica and takes place from November 23rd until the 23rd of December. Opening times are from 10am to 9pm. Learn more >
Fira de Santa Llúcia – The city’s official Christmas market takes place in front of the Cathedral in the Gothic Quarter with with 285 stands. This is the oldest Christmas market in Barcelona, dating back to the 18th century. You can mostly find nativity scenes and figures, trees, wreaths, and mistletoe. There are also some stalls selling handmade products and accessories, clothes, jewellery, decorative objects and gifts. The fair runs through December 23rd. Learn more >
Eva Cerámica pop-up sale - 5 ceramics artists are coming together for a holiday pop-up in Gracia, Calle Astúrias 95. From November 29th till December 1st.
Handmade Design for the Holidays - The group of eight international artists at the 137° Ceramic Art Studio in Poblenou invite you to a ceramics Christmas Market from December 1st through the 20th. You’ll find handmade pottery to serve your warm winter meals and artistic ceramics to give as gifts during the holidays. Learn more >
Creators Market - Come and find the most local and original products and Christmas presents in Barcelona! This Market helps our friends' small business flourish. Come join us for a cozy Sunday at the woods while supporting the amazing creators, artists and makers of our beautiful community. Lovely handmade arts & crafts, vegan food, free clothes swapping, mulled wine, vermouth & hot drinks, and live music. Learn more >
Christmas Market of Port Vell - There's a brand new Christmas fair in town from December 5th to January 5th. Monday to Thursday from 10am to 6pm in the Plaza de la Portal de la Paz, next to the Columbus monument at the port. The new fair will be filled with stalls and Christmas activities in a new market with a huge Christmas tree of 31 meters high. The stalls will be wooden in the style of the traditional European Christmas markets. There will be decoration, food, crafts and gifts. There will also be a gastronomic area and a stage where shows will be programmed. Learn more >
Dec 7th & 8th
Todo a 1€: Christmas Market - If you're looking for some second-hand goodies for the holidays, don't miss Two Market Barcelona's Christmas Market at the Oveja Negra in Poblenou. They're on Calle Zamora 78 from 10-5 on Saturday and 10-7 on Sunday. Pay 1€ at the door to get in and 1€ for everything inside! Learn more >
BCN Makers - This winter BCN Makers reopen their doors for another pop-up market with local, handmade products. The Makers of this edition fill their stands with clothing, accessories, decorative objects, designer furniture and much more. Yes, all handmade in Barcelona. Learn more >
Dec 14th & 15th
Design Market Barcelona 2019 - The Design Market Barcelona is back this year, the benchmark Christmas fair for the city’s lovers of good design thanks to a painstaking selection of its products and its exceptional setting, the Disseny Hub Barcelona. Organized by the FAD, its 8th edition attracts more than 100 exhibitors with the best of today’s creators, new talent and the most relevant brands at the cutting edge of independent design
Festivalet - Many different artists, makers and designers, from all around Europe, will meet in Festivalet to show, promote and sell their self-made, beautifully crafted products. During the past 11 editions, Festivalet stands out as one of the leading handcraft fairs in Spain and Europe. It is the perfect place to buy the most original Christmas presents directly from the creators. Learn more >
Christmas Market on Rambla de Poblenou- On Saturday December 14th the local artisans of Poblenou come together to offer handmade gifts and products on the Rambla de Poblenou. Open from 10am to 8:30pm. Learn more >
Lehmann Factory Christmas Market- This weekend the factory opens it's doors to the public, offering artisan and designer goods. You can find all kinds of products: books, jewelry, art, fashion and accessories, toys, crafts, ceramics and street food. Learn more >
Give'me 5! Christmas Market: Todo a 5€ - From 11am till 7pm on December 15th you'll find good deals at the second-hand market where everything sells for € 5 or less! Entrance is 1€. Located in the beautiful Convent de Sant Agustí in the Born district. Learn more >
Dec 21st & 22nd
The Fira de Reis - The main day for giving and receiving presents in Spain is Kings Day (dia dels Reis Mags) which is January 6th. This "Kings Fair" runs from December 21st until January 6th, selling mostly toys and gifts for children. It is located in Eixample, on Gran Via between Plaça de la Universitat and Carrer Calabria. Opening times are from 11am to 10pm. Learn more >
Estació Disseny - Local emerging designers, fashion, interior design, music, gastronomy and art all come together on December 21st and 22nd in the Estación de Francia train station. From 11am till 9pm. Learn more >
Dress Your Walls - The Christmas holidays are approaching and with it… Dress Your Wall is back! The first market in Barcelona dedicated exclusively to the graphic work from emerging artists, returns loaded with news to celebrate its 8th edition. Created to disseminate new talents, supporting the creativity and art of different illustrators and designers, while offering work at affordable prices and for all tastes. Learn more >