Food, craft, gift vendors signed up for Friday's Wonders of Christmas on the Square festival

Allisa West, the booth and vendor coordinator for the Wonders of Christmas on the Square event in Gainesville, says she’s excited that almost three dozen vendors are signed up to attend this year’s event, to be held at 5 p.m. Friday, Dec. 1. 

West gave the Times this current list of vendors who are planning on attending:


Delightful dinners

Boss Hog’s BBQ: various barbecue dinner options;

Curtright Catering and Services: burgers, hotdogs, walking tacos, chili cheese nachos and flavored kettle corn;

Ozark County Historium: buffet of homemade soups, chilis, cookies and drinks (located inside the Historium, on west side of the square across from the gazebo);

The Stables: ribbon fries, smoked brisket, pulled pork and chicken;


Sweet treats and delicious drinks

Kingdom Daughters Ministries: hot cocoa;

Christina’s Country Creations: baked goods and other homemade sweets;

Rocky Top Mountain Sweets: freeze dried candy;

Hillbilly Kettlecorn: kettle corn and pork rinds;

Frontier Baptist Church: spiced hot tea, candy;

Uncle Charlie’s Deep Fryed Sweets: funnel cakes and other deep-fried treats;

Chigger Ridge Fudge: homemade fudge;

Juanita Luna: cinnamon rolls, Christmas candy and assorted fried pies;

Freedom Church: Cotton candy and popcorn;


Gifts for all

Maple Leaf Stitches: crocheted hats and other items;

Belle and Them Co: handmade jewelry, purses and shirts;

B&R Western Store: western wear and gift items;

PSL Boutique: tees, handmade jewelry, Christmas ornaments and wax melts;

Ozark Local: Christmas t-shirts, coffee mugs and Christmas decor;

Jan Garcia: homemade crafts;

Tina Riffey: local author selling books;

Mamma Moon Herbals: small-batch herbal products and jewelry;

Marcia Lyon: jarred jams, jellies, homemade salsa and pickles;

Sandi Naegele: wooden tree Christmas decor, ornaments and jewelry;

Ozark County Circuit Clerk and Recorders office: giving away “Snowman Soup” and collecting donations for the Ozark County Sheriff’s Department’s Coats for Kids program;

Amy Cheek: handmade Christmas decor and ornaments;

Chai and Coco’s Holiday Fun: gifts for pets and “have your pup make their own ornament” set.

Warriors and Rodeo: cards for veterans and law enforcement care packages for overseas;

Maskaos: Afghans, stuffed animals and fidget toys;

Rome Creek Boutique: Clothing and accessories;

Chevey’s: freshies, soap and wax bars;

Howard’s Ridge Creations: Driftwood mounted on barnwood with embedded arrowheads;

Mary Kay: Items available to purchase from the Mary Kay company;

and Ozark County 4-H: Offering information about Ozark County’s 4H programs.


Carriage rides

GE Carriages: GE Carriages is offering horse-drawn carriage rides for free. Tips are accepted. 

Ozark County Times

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