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Dekalb Market

Housed in two dozen recycled shipping containers, Dekalb Market is possible the coolest market in the Big Apple. While they are open year round, this weekend, the Downtown Brooklyn market will be launching a special Holiday Market, complete with a Santa Clause photo booth and wintery activities, like roasting marshmallows over a fire. Dekalb Market has 50 weekend vendors and 50 container vendors, ranging from handmade jewelry and screen printed t-shirts to homemade cupcakes artisanal jams -- you're sure to find something for everyone on your list. Plus, the market will be selling Christmas trees! (138 Willoughby Street, Brooklyn, open daily 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.)

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