Christmas Eve Shoppers

EUGENE, Ore. — The National Retail Federation predicts nearly 10 percent of shoppers will wait until Christmas Eve to finish their shopping. That means one in ten of us are out shopping on Christmas Eve. Shoppers are still packing the Holiday Market in Eugene hoping to find last minute holiday gifts for friends and family. … Continue reading »

Holiday Market Kicks Off

EUGENE, Ore. — The Saturday Market is moving indoors for the next six weeks at the Lane Events Center, for the Holiday Market. During opening weekend at the market, vendors filled the new venue. At this time of year, many booths also add some Christmas ornaments and gifts geared toward holiday shoppers. “There’s people that … Continue reading »

Holiday Market Opens in Eugene

EUGENE, Ore. — Saturday Market is opening for the season. The indoor market features handcrafted items, international food and live music. It all happens at the Lane Events Center. There is free parking and free admission. The official grand opening is this Saturday. Kim Still, promotions manager with Holiday Market, joined us on KEZI 9 … Continue reading »

Stores Stretch Hours for the Holidays

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — The clock is ticking for holiday shoppers, but procrastinators are in luck. Stores are holding marathon shopping hours until Christmas. Shoppers are making that last minute holiday dash at stores like Kohl’s at Gateway Mall, which stayed open from Friday morning through Tuesday morning. Toys R Us also stayed open since Saturday … Continue reading »

Holiday Market Opens

EUGENE, Ore. — The Saturday Market is officially in the holiday spirit. The market moved indoors at the Lane Event Center this weekend. Vendors say the prep leading up to the opening of the Holiday Market was well-worth it after seeing today’s turnout. “It’s super, super friendly. Everyone here is getting ready for the holidays … Continue reading »

Vendors Set Up Holiday Market

EUGENE, Ore. — Are you in the holiday spirit yet? If so, the Lane Events Center in downtown Eugene is the place to be Saturday. That’s when the annual Holiday Market begins. Crews have been setting up since Wednesday, including 200 vendors. Organizers say things will look very different by morning. The Saturday Market ended … Continue reading »

Vendors Planning for Holiday Market

EUGENE, Ore. — The Saturday Market in downtown Eugene wrapped up its outdoor season on Saturday only to move indoors for the holidays. The warmer weather has come and gone but vendors braved it for one more day. “In Eugene, it’s going to get dark and cold here really quick,” said David Placencia, a vendor. … Continue reading »

Folks Take Advantage of Holiday Weekend

EUGENE, Ore. — Last year, Christmas was on a Sunday. But this year, it falls on a Tuesday, which gave people a full weekend to get their Christmas errands accomplished before the big holiday rolled around. The malls and other shops in town have been filled with shoppers taking advantage of the extra time. Last-minute … Continue reading »

Folks Shop at Holiday Market’s Last Days

EUGENE, Ore. — On Sunday in Eugene, people weren’t just counting down the days until Christmas. Down at the Lane County Fairgrounds, they were also taking note of the last days of the Annual Holiday Market. From mini-bows to mini-clothes, from bath salts with lime to spoons turned to chimes, down at the Holiday Market, … Continue reading »

Eugene Holiday Market Sets Up

EUGENE, Ore. — Thanksgiving is less than a week away, but the holiday season seems to be here in full gear. Vendors are already setting up shop for the holiday market. The exhibit hall at the Lane County Fairgrounds was bustling Friday as about 250 vendors hustled to make sure their spot was fit for … Continue reading »