Originally Posted by XmasDreams
Boston i think has a downtown Christmas market place at least heard about it once when i still lived in Maine.
I'll have to Google around for that. That's definitely a possibility.
In lieu of a Christmas market, I usually visit the local garden supply store, which goes all-Christmas shortly after Halloween---artificial trees, ornaments, Christmas figures and villages, lighting, decor ... all sorts of Christmas stuff, but it doesn't have that street feel with multiple vendors.