Tis the season for giving, family time and Christmas cookies!! Whether you're the person that loves to bake your own cookies every year, or you'd rather buy them, this huge Minnesota bake sale should be on your bucket list this year.

First of all, it's free! You don't have to pay a dime to get into the holiday spirit. You can participate in baking and cooking demonstrations by top local chefs, check out some musical performances, enjoy food and drink pairing workshops, cake walks and more. Not to mention, there will be nearly 20 local bakeries and chocolatiers there to hook you up the most delicious holiday cookies and treats.

But wait, there's more. There will also be other vendors on hand to help you get some Christmas shopping done with unique gifts from places like Double Take Salsa, Jamazing and Blue Heron Soap Company.

The 6th Annual Holiday Bake Sale will take place on Saturday, December 8th from 10a - 5p at Union Depot in St Paul.