WAB Winter Charity Bazaar, Nov 25
All ages. Beijing’s biggest and best holiday bazaar is back. Come to Western Academy of Beijing to get yourself into the holiday spirit with a diverse range of traditional winter food and drinks, unique handicrafts, and gifts for your friends and family, as well as some spirited entertainment from WAB students and staff. Proceeds go to a number of worthy charities both in Beijing and around the world. 10.30am-3.30pm. Free to attend. 10 Laiguangying Donglu, Chaoyang. (5986 5588, firstname.lastname@example.org)
BCIS 2017 Christmas Bazaar, Dec 2
All ages. Beijing City International School (BCIS) and the Migrant Children’s Foundation (MCF) will be holding a Christmas bazaar at BCIS main campus on Dec 2. Bazaar activities include over 70 Christmas shopping stalls with a range of products, live music and performances, children’s corner and entertainment, Christmas tree lighting, raffle draw, and more. All proceeds will be donated to MCF for their health check program for migrant children. 11am-3pm. Free to attend (scan QR code in the poster to register). BCIS Main Campus, 77 Baiziwan Nan Er Road, Chaoyang. (8771 7171, email@example.com, www.bcis.cn)
3e’s Christmas Bazaar, Dec 2
All ages. 3e International School welcomes you to celebrate the festive season at the annual 3e Christmas Bazaar. Come to find that special Christmas gift, try to win fabulous prizes by supporting the charity raffle, and enjoy creating seasonal crafts with the whole family. 10am-noon. Free to attend. Vendors can book a table for RMB 100 (table fees will be donated to Roundabout). No. 9-1, Jiangtai Xilu (6437 3344, firstname.lastname@example.org)
All ages. The 17th Deutscher Charity Weihnachtsbasar will be held at the German Embassy Beijing on Dec 2. It’s a delightful and popular Christmas bazaar where over 40 stallholders and market sponsors donate 100 percent of the revenues, to be used for carefully selected charity projects in and around Beijing. Visitors will delight in delicious traditional German food items, festive music, books, beautiful handmade Christmas decorations, activities for the children, a gigantic raffle with valuable prizes and more.
Advance ticket sales started on November 1 at the following locations:
– German Embassy School-Shop at 49A Liangmaqiao Lu Chaoyang District (Mon–Fri 9.15am-1pm),
– Beijing Riviera Clubhouse No. 1 Xiang Jiang Bei Lu Chaoyang District (Daily 9am-7pm) and
– Andy’s German Bakery at Yuyang Lu Shunyi District (Daily 7am-6pm, closed Thu).
Tickets are also available on the day of the bazaar at the entrance cashier while supplies last. All visitors are asked to bring a valid passport or ID-card along with their tickets and are invited to enjoy a festive day out – all for a good cause! RMB 100 (adults can select which time to go: morning at 11am-1pm or afternoon 2-5pm); RMB 10 (children tickets). Adult tickets include vouchers worth RMB 75 RMB that can be redeemed on Saturday at all stands of the charity bazaar. 11am-6pm. German Embassy Beijing, 17 Dongzhimenwai Dajie Dongcheng District. (http://www.charitybasar.cn)
CISB Charity Bazaar, Dec 3
Canadian International School of Beijing’s (CISB) Charity Bazaar is a dynamic, student-supported community event celebrating the holiday season by featuring unique artistic gifts that beneﬁt local charities and provides a platform for local artists and businesses. This event is open to the Beijing community and the proceeds will beneﬁt charities in Beijing and around China. 10am-3pm. Free to attend. 38 Liangmaqiao Road. Scan the QR code for more details. (6465 7788, admissions@CISBeijing.com, www.CISBeijing.com)
Photos: courtesy of CISB, WAB, BCIS, and 3E