Watch Nutcracker Market CEO Patsy Chapman and Sue Giammalva with Donne Di Domani give us a sneak peek of the 2018 Nutcracker Market including some exciting items from our nonprofit merchants.


Check out 2018 Nutcracker Market Chairman Wendy Wilkins Burks showing off some of our hottest pet and kid-friendly items at this year's Nutcracker Market on Houston Life. 


Nutcracker Market Committee Member Clemencia Larimore talks with Univision about what to expect from the 2018 Nutcracker Market.


Join Houston Life, Market Chairman Wendy Wilkins Burks and The Royal Standard's Hope Myers as they show off a sneak preview of some great holiday merchandise and delicious food that will be featured at the 2018 Nutcracker Market.


Fox 26's Coco Dominguez joins us at the 2018 Wells Fargo Preview Party to talk to our Chairman Wendy Wilkins Burks and some excited shoppers about the 2018 Nutcracker Market.


Great Day Houston's Cristina Kooker gives us a sneak peek into this year's Nutcracker Market at NRG Center.


KHOU's Michelle Choi shows us the best spots to find your holiday spirit at the 2018 Nutcracker Market!


KTRK's Pooja Lodhia gives us a look at the top 5 items to get at the Nutcracker Market.


KHOU's Lauren Talarico provides a sneak peek inside the Houston Ballet Nutcracker Market


CW 39's Maggie Flecknoe's exclusive visit to the 2018 Nutcracker Market.


 PaperCityThe World's Biggest Cocktail Party Means Millions for Houston Ballet

 HoustoniaMag.comHow to survive the Houston Ballet's annual Nutcracker Market

 HoustonPress.com: Ready, set, shop! Nutcracker Market has all the gifts you want and need

 Chron.com: Houston Ballet Nutcracker Market runs Nov. 8-11 at NRG Center

 CultureMapKen Hoffman's guide to Houston's wildly popular Nutcracker Market

 Chron.com: Ready, set, shop! Nutcracker Market party marks holiday tradition


  • TexasHighways.com May 15, 2018: Nutcracker Market
  • TourTexas.com May 15, 2018: Houston Ballet Nutcracker Market
  • CultureMap July 16, 2018: Wildly popular Nutcracker Market unveils new schedule
  • The Katy News July 16, 2018: 2018 Houston Ballet Nutcracker Market cruise into the holidays
  • ABC13.com July 17, 2018: Houston's popular Nutcracker Market unveils new schedule and hot shopping
  • TheBuzzMagazines.com July 17, 2018: 38th annual Houston Ballet Nutcracker Market
  • Click2Houston.com July 18, 2018: What to expect at this year's holiday extravaganza at NRG Center
  • ABC13.com August 13, 2018: Houston's popular Nutcracker Market opens ticket presale
  • Prime-Living.com September 2018: 2018 Houston Ballet Nutcracker Market
  • BizJournals.com October 5, 2018: Houston Ballet Nutcracker Market's Patsy Chapman on mentorship. advice
  • KHOU.com October 15, 2018: Tickets now on sale for 2018 Nutcracker Market
  • KHOU.com October 15, 2018: What to expect at the 2018 Nutcracker Market
  • ItsNotHouItsMe.com October 18, 2018: What to know before you go to Nutcracker Market
  • 365ThingsInHouston.com October 29, 2018: My Top 5: Nutcracker Market's Wendy Wilkins Burks
  • BigKidSmallCity.com October 30, 2018: Giveaway: Tickets to the Nutcracker Market Cruising into Christmas
  • The Signal November 1, 2018: Cruise into the holidays at the 38th annual Nutcracker Market
  • PaperCity November 5, 2018: The insider's guide to Nutcracker Market, Houston's ultimate luxe Christmas shopping
  • Texas Hill Country November 7, 2018: Let the Christmas festivities begin: The Nutcracker Market is here!
  • Houstoniamag.com November 7, 2018: Lyft wants to help you get to the Nutcracker Market
  • Click2Houston.com November 8, 2018: How to save money at the Nutcracker Market
  • Click2Houston.com November 9, 2018: Houston Life: Shopper's paradise at Nutcracker Market
  • Chron.com November 11, 2018: 5 jewelry designers to check out at Nutcracker Market 



  • Prime Living Fall 2017: Cocktails & Conversation
  • ABC13 August 15, 2017: Tickets for the Nutcracker Market Go On Sale Today
  • CultureMap August 15, 2017: 2017 Houston Ballet Nutcracker Market
  • Houston Lifestyles September 2017: The Arts & Happenings
  • John Daugherty Realtors Magazine, September 1, 2017: Houstonians Who Matter
  • Cy-Fair Lifestyles & Homes October 2017: Happenings
  • The Katy News October 12, 2017: 'Spaghetti Sauce' Ladies Return to Nutcracker Market for 26th Year
  • ABC13 October 16, 2017: 2017 Houston Ballet Nutcracker Market Discount Tickets On Sale Now
  • KHOU October 16, 2017: 37th Annual Houston Ballet Nutcracker Market is Nov. 8-12
  • KPRC October 16, 2017: This is How to Score Discounted General Admission Tickets to the Houston Ballet Nutcracker Market
  • CW39 October 17, 2017: Holidays Are Almost Here! 
  • CBS Radio October 25, 2017: The Houston Ballet Nutcracker Market is Back Just in Time for the Holiday Season
  • Prime Living: November 2017: Houston Ballet Nutcracker Market Time Lapse
  • ABC13 November 1, 2017: Wildly Popular Nutcracker Market Vendor Stirs the Sauce into Millions for Charity
  • KPRC November 1, 2017: Must Have Astros Items You'll See at the Nutcracker Market
  • Chron.com November 1, 2017: Get into the Swing of the Season at These Fall Festivals
  • KPRC November 1, 2017: Houston Life - Meet the Merchants From the Nutcracker Market
  • Univision November 3, 2017: Emprendedores ofreceran sus productos navidenos en el Nutcracker Market de Houston
  • Houston Press, November 3, 2017: Going Nuts: What's Hot at This Year's Houston Ballet Nutcracker Market
  • Houston Chronicle November 3, 2017: Paris Texas Apparel Co. Shows Lone Star Pride at Nutcracker Market
  • KPRC November 6, 2017: Houston Life - Tackle Your Holiday Shopping
  • KPRC November 6, 2017: Houston Life - Get Your Astros Gear
  • Houston Press November 7, 2017: 21 Best Things to do in Houston This Week
  • Texas Hill Country, November 7, 2017: The Beloved Nutcracker Market Brings Christmas Early to Houston
  • CultureMap November 7, 2017: Everything you need to know before you head to the Nutcracker Market
  • Fox 26 November 8, 2017: Nutcracker Market
  • Chron.com November 8, 2017: What to Wear: Nutcracker Market Edition
  • Chron.com November 8, 2017: On the Go: Nutcracker Market, Flamenco and a Graffiti Ride
  • PaperCity November 8, 2017: Your sneak peek guide to Houston's Nutcracker Market
  • Chron.com, November 9, 2017: Before you go to this year's Nutcracker Market
  • CultureMap November 9, 2017: Nutcracker Market rocks and rolls into the holidays
  • Paper City November 9, 2017: Houston's Nutcracker Market opens with a frenzy
  • Click2Houston.com, November 9, 2017: 7 Trends seen at the 2017 Nutcracker Market
  • KPRC November 9, 2017: Houston Life - Find the Perfect Gift at Nutcracker Market
  • KPRC November 9, 2017: Houston Life - What's Happening at Nutcracker Market
  • ABC13 November 10, 2017Get Your Astros Fix at the Nutcracker Market
  • Chron.com November 10, 2017: Nutcracker Market party kicks off holiday shopping
  • Community Impact November 10, 2017: Events to Attend This Weekend 
  • Chron.com November 24, 2017: John Daugherty, Realtors Rocks the Raffle 



  • Dance Studio Life, July 1, 2016: Making Merry, Making Money
  • Chron.com, October 13, 2016: Ready to get sauced?
  • KHOU, October 20, 2016: 36th Annual Houston Ballet Nutcracker Market set for Nov. 10-13
  • Houston Chronicle, October 25, 2016: Houston's Halloween weekend is made up of so much more than just Halloween-themed events 
  • Woodlands Lifestyles and Homes, November 1, 2016: 'Tis the Season for Events and Holiday Shopping
  • TripSavvy, November 1, 2016: Houston Holiday Season Highlights: The Nutcracker
  • Houston on the Cheap, November 7, 2016: Houston Nutcracker Market Discount Tickets
  • Chron.com, November 7, 2016: A rare gem: Jewelry designer finds creative place at Nutcracker Market
  • Chron.com, November 8, 2016: Houston Ballet Market offers Katy-area merchants a chance to exhibit their crafts
  • Paper City Mag, November 9, 2016: Holiday Shopping Fever Overtakes Houston Already: Nutcracker Market Draws a Crazy Preview Crowd
  • Prime Living Mag, November 9, 2016: The Prime List
  • Paper City Mag, November 9, 2016: The Insider's Guide to Houston's Nutcracker Market
  • Community Impact, November 9, 2016: As the holiday season begins, here are 5 things to do this weekend, Nov. 10-13
  • CultureMap, November 9, 2016: Here are the top 9 things to do in Houston this weekend
  • KHOU, November 10, 2016: Houston Happenings
  • ABC 13, November 10, 2016: Nutcracker Market Set to Open Thursday at NRG
  • KHOU, November 10, 2016: Shoppers Go Nuts at Nutcracker Market
  • CW 39, November 10, 2016: 36th Annual Nutcracker Market Opens in Houston
  • Community Impact, November 10, 2016: Everything You Need to Know About the Nutcracker Market
  • Chron.com, November 10, 2016: Thousands Turn Out for Nutcracker Market preview party
  • Culture Map, November 10, 2016: 'Tis the Season to Shop New Finds, Old Favorites at Nutcracker Market
  • Click2Houston, November 10, 2016: Houston Ballet Nutcracker Market opens Thursday at NRG Park
  • Houston Press, November 11, 2016: The Five Best Things to do in Houston This Weekend
  • ABC 13, November 11, 2016: How to Avoid Nutcracker Market Parking Woes
  • Chron.com, November 13, 2016: Nutcracker Market once again kicks off Christmas season


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