As the state continues to deal with the coronavirus, please check with event organizers to confirm the status of events you see listed.

In addition to in-person events, a virtual option has been created to post and search for those events and programs that are offering an online gathering opportunity for our Hoopla readers. Enjoy!

Virtual Holiday Mini-Bazaar

  • Details

  • 12/01/20
  • 8 a.m. -
  • Free
  • All Ages
  • Categories

  • Fundraiser/Benefit
  • Community

Event Description

Prairiewoods is known for its huge annual Holiday Bazaar. This year, due to COVID-19, it’s not safe to gather dozens of vendors and meet in person. Instead, we will host a Virtual Holiday Mini-Bazaar with some special Prairiewoods items available for order via phone (319-395-6700) or email ( from Nov. 20–Dec. 18, with touch-free pick-up. The products available include:

•     Tree-shirts with our gorgeous tree top and roots image, now in classic black! ($16 for short-sleeve, $22 for long-sleeve)

•     Reusable Prairiewoods shopping bags in black or brown ($6)

•     Wood-grain journals ($17)

•     Outstretched Boughs, our popular, recently released book of tree poetry ($10)

•     Wooden disc ornament kits for creating at home (includes 8 discs cut from Prairiewoods trees lost in the derecho, instructions for painting both a mandala and a dotted Christmas tree, ribbons for hanging, 1 set of dotting tools and 5 full-size acrylic paints)—this is a great activity for the whole family! ($20)

•     Trappistine Finest Caramel Assortment 24-ounce box ($25, limit 2)

•     Trappistine Vanilla Caramels or Chocolate Caramels in 8-ounce, gold-striped bags ($9.75, limit 2)

•     Gift certificates (any dollar amount)

Gift certificates and tree poetry books can be mailed.  All other items will be available for touch-free pick-up at Prairiewoods at your convenience. Contact us between Nov. 20 and Dec. 18 (at 319-395-6700 or to place your order!