Festive market to kick off holiday season in Fall River

This is an image of the Thanksmas market in 2021 (Viva Fall River).

FALL RIVER, Mass. (WLNE) — Viva Fall River and other organizations are hosting a festive event for the community.

The ‘Thanksmas” market will take place on Nov. 12 from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Sullivan drive.

The market will have plenty of activities for the whole family, some of which include crafts, face painting, music, and dancing.

Additionally, 70 different vendors will be at the event and a meet and greet with The Grinch will take place between 5 pm. and 7 p.m.

Eight different food trucks will be at the event, with products that vary from cupcakes to cheesesteaks.

Viva Fall River has also designated the cobblestone walkway across from the Government Center for fire pits and lights.

There will be three different spaces dedicated to free parking as well as a free parking shuttle.

A full list of vendors and food trucks can be found on the Facebook event page.

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