People shop for items during the sixth annual Christmas Gifts Expo which runs this weekend at Chilliwack Heritage Park. (Jenna Hauck/ The Progress)

People shop for items during the sixth annual Christmas Gifts Expo which runs this weekend at Chilliwack Heritage Park. (Jenna Hauck/ The Progress)

VIDEO: Christmas Gifts Expo on now at Chilliwack Heritage Park

The annual festive expo features 260 local artisans and small mom-and-pop businesses

With 260 vendors to choose from, there’s a wide variety of items for sale this weekend during the sixth annual Christmas Gifts Expo at Chilliwack Heritage Park.

Presented by All About Expos, the festive marketplace features a number of local artisans and small mom-and-pop businesses selling everything from homemade treats and doll clothing to Christmas ornaments, soaps, toys and more.

The event is a fundraiser and food drive for the Chilliwack Salvation Army. Bring a non-perishable item and you will be entered into the expo’s hourly draws.

The Christmas Gifts Expo goes today until 6 p.m. and runs tomorrow (Sunday, Dec. 8) from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Admission is $5, children 10 and under get in for free. Parking is by donation to the Sally Ann.

RELATED: Hamper registration by Salvation Army is underway now in downtown Chilliwack


 

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People shop for items during the sixth annual Christmas Gifts Expo which runs this weekend at Chilliwack Heritage Park. (Jenna Hauck/ The Progress)

People shop for items during the sixth annual Christmas Gifts Expo which runs this weekend at Chilliwack Heritage Park. (Jenna Hauck/ The Progress)

People shop for items during the sixth annual Christmas Gifts Expo which runs this weekend at Chilliwack Heritage Park. (Jenna Hauck/ The Progress)

People shop for items during the sixth annual Christmas Gifts Expo which runs this weekend at Chilliwack Heritage Park. (Jenna Hauck/ The Progress)

People shop for items during the sixth annual Christmas Gifts Expo which runs this weekend at Chilliwack Heritage Park. (Jenna Hauck/ The Progress)

People shop for items during the sixth annual Christmas Gifts Expo which runs this weekend at Chilliwack Heritage Park. (Jenna Hauck/ The Progress)