Portland hosts huge Bazaar
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Portland's annual Christmas Bazaar is billed as the largest of its kind in the country, featuring 675 vendors and 1,000 booths.
More than 5,000 visitors are expected at the show, which has become a big destination for small vendors from throughout the Northwest during its 29 years of operation.
Shoppers can find a wide variety of items, from homemade Christmas decorations...to handcrafted instruments, toys, clothes, gifts and gourmet foods.
"There's a great, broad spectrum of things here," said spokesman Jim Beriault. "Almost too many to list, it's truly a bazaar."
The past few years have been rough on the show, he said, but this year is on track to improve and many vendors are seeing an improvement in sales.
Read more at OregonLive.com.