Get your Monroe home ready for the holidays and also get a jump on shopping for gifts at the annual holiday market at the Evergreen State Fairgrounds. The Great Junk Hunt will take place on November 1st and November 2nd and span 45,000 square feet. There will be crafters, makers, gatherers, and curators at the event ready to sell their wares. Spend hours walking around looking at vintage, vintage inspired, farmhouse, industrial, handmade, re-purposed, and holiday themed goods. It will be a fun treasure hunt.
Tickets are available now. Purchase an early bird ticket online only to get in at 5:30 p.m. on Friday, November 1st for $20. You can also get tickets at the door starting at 6 p.m. Shopping will end at 9 p.m. on Friday, but the ticket will also be good on Saturday. Early bird tickets for entry at 9 a.m. on Saturday, November 2nd are available online for $15 and can also be purchased at the door. General admission is $8 at the door only for shopping from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday. Kids 12 and under are free at all times.
Tickets and more information on the market can be found online. This market has won numerous awards and been showcased in several magazines. Whether you are an avid junker, looking for some new decor for your Monroe home, a collector, or wanting to get a good start on holiday shopping, this is a great event to attend. The Great Junk Hunt began in Puyallup Washington when creator Linda Albers wanted to find places to bring junkers together. Today, there are several other locations along the west coast from California to Washington. You never know what you may find at one of these events, but it is always fun to come see the unique goods.