Gifted: A Holiday Market (Sponsored by Brooklyn Flea and Time Out New York)
Every Sunday now through December 21, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Shop for holiday sweets and savories as well as non-edible gifts like handmade art, crafts, antiques, jewelry, and toys. Free. Brooklyn Masonic Temple, 317 Clermont Avenue, Fort Greene Brooklyn (entrance on Lafayette Avenue, across from Brooklyn Flea; map); event website
Handmade Holiday Craft Fair
Sunday, December 7, Noon to 8 p.m.
Support Brooklyn artists and show borough pride at the 3rd Ward artist collective’s holiday craft fair. Featuring chili by Tom Mylan and other foodstuffs and spiked holiday drinks. Free; food donations for the Food Bank of New York requested. 3rd Ward, 195 Morgan Avenue, East Williamsburg Brooklyn (b/n Meadow and Stagg Streets; map); 718-715-4961; event website
NYC Dessert Fest
Sunday, December 7, 10:30 a.m.
Launching a monthly tour focused on New York desserts, Walking Tours Manhattan will lead participants through the West Village to sample hand-made chocolates, gelatos, and cupcakes. The tour will begin at Magnolia Bakery, making stops at L'Arte Del Gelato and Jacques Torres Chocolate. Free. Magnolia Bakery, 401 Bleecker Street, West Village Manhattan (map); event website via Food Section