Christmas fairs are coming

A list of upcoming holiday and Christmas-related events for the next month and into December.

The following is a list of the upcoming holiday and Christmas-related events coming up next month and into December.

What: The Artisans Christmas Gift Gallery. Let traditional and contemporary arts and crafts take the Grinch out of your Christmas shopping.

When: Oct. 27 to Dec. 23 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. most days.

Where: Tulista Art Centre.

Cost: Free.

Call 250-656-7400 for more information or visit cacsp.com.

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What: First Chance Christmas Craft Fair. Come and enjoy a day of holiday shopping with family and friends.

When: Saturday, Nov. 3 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, Nov. 4 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Where: The Mary Winspear Centre.

Cost: Adults $3 (return for free both days).

Visit www.firstandlastchance.ca for more information.

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What: The Saanich Peninsula Hospital Auxiliary Christmas Bazaar and Craft Fair. Come out and shop for the holidays while supporting your local hospital.

When: Saturday, Nov. 17 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Where: The Mary Winspear Centre.

Cost: By donation.

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What: A Touch Of Saltspring Christmas Show 2012.

This large show features over 230 crafters and artisans from Saltspring Island, B.C. and Alberta.

When: Friday, Nov. 30 from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 1 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, Dec. 2 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Where: Panorama Recreation Centre.

Cost: $5 (three day pass).

Call 250-999-8103 for more information or visit atouchofsaltspring.com.

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What: Last Chance Christmas Craft Fair. Come and enjoy a day of holiday shopping with family and friends.

When: Saturday, Dec. 8 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, Dec. 9 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Where: The Mary Winspear Centre

Cost: Adults $3 (return for free both days)

Visit www.firstandlastchance.ca for more information.