The 3rd Annual Mele Kalikimaka Marketplace a one-stop local holiday shop catering to visitors and residents who are looking for holiday gifts and family activities. The event will be held on December 9-10, 2017 at the Blaisdell Exhibition Hall. The two-day event is anticipated to be Hawaii's premier local holiday shopping emporium, showcasing food products, gifts, books, apparel, jewelry, crafts and other consumer goods. The event will feature a local gourmet gift section, many prepackaged gift baskets, holiday pop up shops, year-end inventory specials from manufacturers, distributors, wholesalers, retailers and more. Adding to the attraction will be a Gingerbread Workshop with making your own gingerbread house, Kandy Land, and photos with Santa and Rudolph as well as an entertainment stage and fun make and take crafts.