How Bizarre

When the word bazaar pops up, it’s easy to think of the market scenes from Disney’s Aladdin. But area shoppers don’t have to travel to the fictional land of Agrabah to experience the bountiful and diverse offerings of bazaar merchants and artisans. Discover an out-of-the-ordinary shopping experience today at Bizarre Bazaar at the Lawrence Arts Center (940 New Hampshire). BizBaz is an annual event that invites Lawrence artists to pre­sent their wares in time for holiday shopping. Browse the works of more than 100 artists, eat food and enjoy live entertainment. Some of the items for sale include crafts, ceramics, jewelry, candles, soaps and paintings. The all-ages art market is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Admission is free. For more information, including a list of artists and items, see

Sat., Nov. 29, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., 2008