Viva Fall River

Thanksmas Night Market & Holiday Celebration!

Oct 22, 2023 | Press, Visit

Saturday, November 18 | 4:00 – 8:00PM | Old Second St. Downtown Fall River

It’s back! Get a jump start on your holiday shopping and enjoy a charming market that’ll make you feel like you’ve been transported to a small-town atmosphere!

Join us for the Fall River Farmers & Artisans Thankmas Night Market on Saturday, November 18th from 4-8pm. We’ll once again be transforming Old Second Street into a cozy, festive marketplace featuring local vendors, live music, activities, great food, and so much more!


Music by DJ Juice

3D Video Projection Mapping Show by Broken Glass Projections. You’ve never seen the Government Center like THIS before! Head over to the West-facing (S Main St) side of the building to view a sensory experience you won’t soon forget.

Performances by:
Betty Hoop,  a circus artist who will take you on a whirlwind journey of light, music, movement, and hula hoops! Betty will be doing short perfromances throughout the evening, on Sullivan Drive.

Axel Dance Academy: students will perform a fun and festive dance routine!

The Grinch! Onsite for FREE photo opportunities!

Special Appearance by Miss Fall River Teen, Na’Shajia Monteiro.


FREE activities for all ages, brought to you by:

  • Big Brothers/Big Sisters MA
  • Children’s Museum of Greater Fall River
  • City of Fall River
  • Fall River Arts & Culture Coalition
  • Foster MA
  • Greater Fall River Art Association
  • Greater Fall River RECreation
  • Viva Fall River


NEW! Thanksmas Holiday Brew Garden, 21+ ID required
Featuring craft beer selections from Canned Heat and seasonal beverage offerings from The Tipsy Toboggan!

Food Trucks:

  • All Purpose Bakery
  • Ashley’s Sweet Shoppe
  • Bun Buds
  • Choco-Latte Cafe
  • Dragonfly Desserts
  • Fancheezical
  • Green Jar Cocina
  • No Joke Smoke BBQ
  • Pop’s Mobile Brick Oven Pizza
  • What’s up Cupcake


  • A. Keith Carreiro
  • Adult & Teen Challenge
  • Andreas Crafty Creations
  • Autumn Moon Threads
  • B’s Twisted Tumblers
  • Busy Sisters Boutique
  • By E’s Hand
  • Crazy Fun Creations
  • Crochet Mum’s Corner
  • Dad and Daughter Designs RI
  • Debs Creative Crafts
  • Dr Inkk
  • Dreams of Woman by Mary
  • Emerald City Gifts
  • EmVaro Designs
  • Equal Love
  • FaithEndures by Dev
  • Felisha Pacheco
  • Four Claw Paw Handmade Crafts
  • Fran DiCorpo
  • From Scratch Cakes
  • Jade’s Gems
  • JD Craft & Design
  • Julian’s Creations
  • K2Krafts
  • Kd’s Enterprise
  • Life With Rainbows
  • Linked Permanent Jewelry
  • Moss by Cee
  • PatriciaLincoln
  • Rayelles creations
  • Round Hill Ranch
  • Rozeworks
  • Summer Dawn Creations
  • Sweet Glam
  • Teddy Rose Boutique
  • The Merch and Stuff
  • These Two
  • Thinking out LOUD Gifts
  • Violet Sensibilities
  • White Cedar Naturals
  • Wood ‘N Roses LLC
  • Woof Woof Pet Boutique

Stay updated! Follow the Thanksmas 2023 Facebook Page!