Get a jump on your holiday shopping the weekend after Thanksgiving at the 8th Annual Olde Towne Christmas Market and Toys for Tots event!
This family friendly shopping event and Toys for Tots drive is 10am - 5pm November 30th and December 1st on First and Erlanger Streets in Olde towne Slidell.
There will be unique vendors with amazing items you can't find anywhere else. Shops will be open, and you can enjoy delicious food and music, and for the kiddos, face painting and even Santa, from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM on Saturday for pictures and wish lists!
Help make Christmas brighter for children of the community by bringing some new, unwrapped toys to donate to Toys for Tots, the nationwide toy drive by the Marine Corps Reserve. Organizers of the market are also collecting new pairs of socks for senior residents of the Greenbriar Community Care Center. Each single donation of a toy or pair of socks earns one entry into a raffle to win a gift basket of great prizes from vendors and local businesses! The winner will be draw Sunday night.
Toys can be dropped at Antiques and Art on First 1952 First Street, as well as Magnolia house on Erlanger, and Annette's house of Decor on First Street, where you will also receive your raffle tickets. There is no cost to buy a raffle ticket. The donor will receive 1 raffle ticket per toy donated to Toys for Tots.
For more information, follow the event on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/OldeTowneSlidellChristmasMarket.