MILLIGAN, Tenn. (Nov. 24, 2023) – Milligan University invites the community to shop with local vendors this Christmas season at the university’s annual Advent Market on Wednesday, Nov. 29, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the lobby of Milligan’s Gregory Center.
“Milligan’s annual Advent Market is such a cherished tradition that allows the community to connect with campus, while allowing Milligan to celebrate and champion the talents of local crafters and creators,” said Brealle Davis, director of campus activities and interim campus minister. “It’s also the perfect occasion to explore unique and handmade gifts while indulging in some local holiday shopping.”
The market, which is free and open to the public, gives local artists a chance to present a wide array of creative items including bags, jewelry, ornaments, and a variety of other unique and handmade gifts. Various local vendors, including Cakebuds Bakery, Alethia Fields, Goldfinch Freeze Dried and Kleo’s Handcrafted Soaps, will have booths at the market and will share in this special Christmas tradition at Milligan.