Holiday Hours & Events


Ditch the Mall, Shop Small!

NOVEMBER 29th, 30th, & DECEMBER 1st

FRI 12-7pm | SAT 11-9pm | SUN 11-6pm

We’re celebrating Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, and the first day of December by welcoming 20 additional vendors to our event space and pop-up shops. Ditch the Mall, Shop Small is the perfect place to #shopferndale and kickstart your 2019 holiday season!

Saturday Happenings

  • Official Downtown Ferndale Development Authority Shop Small ‘Swag Headquarters’

  • Morning Cash Mob by Level One

  • Extended Shopping Hours: open until 9pm

  • Guest DJ


Our 9th Annual Holiday Market

December 13th - December 24th

Each year we host additional vendors within our event space—making The Rust Belt one of the most desirable shopping destinations in Metro-Detroit. This year, the entire marketplace and bar will be open every day from December 13th through December 24th! We are so very grateful for patrons like you who support RB artists, makers, and collectors year after year. Your patronage truly makes a difference to small business owners, and we love hearing and reading about the meaningful gifts you’ve thoughtfully collected and moments shared with love ones.

2019 holiday hours calendar

Daily Holiday Market Hours

Friday, December 13th: 11am - 7pm

Saturday, December 14th: 11am - 7pm

Sunday, December 15th: 11am - 7pm

Monday, December 16th: 11am - 7pm

Tuesday, December 17th: 11am - 7pm

Wednesday, December 18th: 11am - 7pm

Thursday, December 19th: 11am - 7pm

Friday, December 20th: 11am - 9pm

Saturday, December 21st: 11am - 9pm

Sunday, December 22nd: 11am - 9pm

Monday, December 23rd: 11am - 9pm

Tuesday, December 24th: 11am - 3pm

Wednesday, December 25th: Closed

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