December 17-23, 2022

11am-8:30pm Daily

The Palmer Events Center. 900 Barton Springs Road. Click here for Location + Parking

TBA in the Fall. Children 12 and under always free!

The Armadillo Bazaar encourages all patrons to wear a mask, practice social distancing and wash their hands often. We will follow all city guidelines at the time of the event.

It is up to the discretion of each exhibiting artist to require masks within their individual booth. We ask patrons to comply with any requests to do so.

Hand sanitizing stations will be available throughout the event. Cleaning crews will do frequent cleanings in high touch areas.

If ticket holders have been recently exposed to COVID-19, or if they feel ill, we ask that they stay home.

Producers of the Armadillo Bazaar will follow the safety guidelines of the Austin and Travis County Public Health and the CDC. Policy may be updated as conditions may change.

Everyone 13+ is the same price. Admission for kids 12 and under are free.

For the sake of SAFETY, SECURITY, SPEED, and SANITATION, we do not accept cash at the box office. All tickets must be purchased through our online ticketing system.
Attendees needing assistance will find friendly, helpful staff at the gate. Just don’t forget your debit or credit card!

Yes! To leave and re-enter on the same day, please get a hand stamp at the door.

There is paid parking provided by the City of Austin in the parking garage next door to the Palmer Events Center Entrance.

Directly to the City of Austin. They use a large portion of the funds collected to support neighboring Butler Park.

Mobility impaired parking is available in the garage on all levels located near elevators.

A true Austin experience, a fine art and music festival with over 200 local and nationally recognized artists, 2 live band performances daily, a full bar. Armadillo Bazaar is a safe, family friendly fine-art scene at the Palmer Events Center.

Yes, we have an Armadillo store full of art posters, music posters, greeting cards, bandanas, tote bags, ornaments, socks, pins, t-shirts and more art, crafts and jewelry all related to the Armadillo Christmas Bazaar!

Yes, there is a mother’s nursing room located on the north side of Palmer in the alcove next to the elevator.

Unfortunately, the facility does not provide wheelchairs at the show.


Yes, in the foyer inside the Palmer Events Center.

Sorry, no pets allowed. Service animals; dogs that are trained to do work or perform tasks for people with disabilities are always welcome.

Yes, provided by Austin Convention Center Catering.


Yes! We have plenty of beer and liquor as well as non-alcoholic beverages.

Yes, we do! Our Lost & Found can be found at the Info Desk at the show. You can also email [emailob email=""].

The Palmer Events Center is extremely diligent on recycling. Although we do not have noticeable, separate receptacles, the trash and recyclable items are separated each night by City employees.

Please refer to the Apply page on the website.

Please email We accept local talent only.