The holidays will be here before you know it and Asbury Park is ready to get you in the spirit.

Starting November 25th is The Asbury Park Holiday Bazaar in the Grand Arcade taking place at the Convention Hall located at 1300 Ocean Avenue on the Asbury Park Boardwalk. Get yourself in a merry spirit because every weekend from November 25th to December 10th and then Sunday December 17th and Saturday December 23rd, there will be tons of venders, crafts, live music, pictures with Santa Claus, hot cider, and a Christmas Tree Lighting.

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Plus, Asbury Park is taking advantage by using this event as a way to help give back. There will be a toy and coat drive sponsored by Shoreline Media where if you donate, you will get a free picture with Santa. For more information on the drive, click here.

Looking to plan ahead? Check out the different retailers that will be making an appearance throughout the holiday season:

November 25th and 26th: 5one7 Designs, A Wild Tonic, Forage Workshop, Pleasant Valley Lavender, Georgia Varidakis Jewelry

December 2nd and 3rd: Holly Jolly James, Bcozie, Ashley's Handmade Designs, Salted Gems, Sammie and Delilah

December 9th and 10th: Jennifer Storcks Designs, Lakonia Greek Products, Lovely Little Plants, The C Glass Studio

December 17th: Corey Hudson Art, Midnight Candle Company, Twin Echo/The Surfer's Apothecary

December 23rd: Ophelia Moon Jewelry, Uriel home + lifestyle, Moonage Daydream

....and so much more!

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