Events

Spring, Summer, Fall and Winter, we travel all over the States of Connecticut, Rhode Island and Massachusetts bringing our uniquely handcrafted items to new locations and fans!

Oct 19 - Oct 20

Glastonbury Apple Harvest & Music Festival

The Glastonbury Apple Harvest & Music Festival features two stages of live music with 28+ local & touring artists, a full midway of amusement rides, 100+ craft vendors, 25+ food trucks/purveyors, a fully stocked Harvest Pub, and the Angry Orchard 5K Road Race on the festival’s closing day. The festival is proudly presented by the CT River Valley Chamber of Commerce.

10:00am - 5:00pm EDT

Welles Street Riverfront Park, 300 Welles Street, Glastonbury, CT 06033

https://glastonburyapplefest.com/

Nov 2

Oxford’s 48th Annual Arts and Crafts Fair

Get an early start to your holiday shopping with this event featuring only Hand made items from local artists and crafters. Shop small, local businesses this year and find unique, one of a kind items you won't find anywhere else!

10:00am - 4:00pm EDT

Oxford Center School, 462 Oxford Rd, Oxford, CT 06478

Nov 9

Ellington Middle School PTO Craft Fair

Free Admission and Parking!  Handcrafted Items!  Local Businesses and National Brands!  Art, Jewelry, Clothing, and so much more!  Raffle for Vendor Items!  Concessions - come have lunch or coffee and shop!

9:00am - 2:00pm EST

Ellington Middle School, 46 Middle Butcher Rd, Ellington CT

https://www.ellingtonpublicschools.org/uploaded/Middle_School_Files/EMSPTSO_C_V_Fair_Flyer_2018.pdf

Nov 10

Christmas in Connecticut - A Holiday Gift Expo

Get all your holiday shopping done in one place with over 200 local vendors. Gift wrapping, pictures with Santa, food and drinks also available

9:00am - 4:00pm EST

Naugatuck Event Center, 6 Rubber Ave, Naugatuck, CT

https://www.facebook.com/events/1759199961045981/

Nov 23

Holiday Hoopla - South Windsor High School

Over 80 Crafters and Vendors will be available at the High School. Get your holiday shopping started early this year and beat the rush.

9:00am - 3:00pm EST

South Windsor High School, 161 Nevers Rd, South Windsor, CT

Nov 24

Frosty's Christmas Festival

Frosty's Christmas Festival will feature over 150 unique and talented crafters selling their products just before the 2019 holiday season

9:00am - 4:00pm EST

Aqua Turf Club 556 Mulberry St, Plantsville, Connecticut 06479

https://www.facebook.com/events/224885165113581/

Nov 30

Stamford High School Holiday Shopping Fair

The Stamford High School Class of 2020 & Class of 2021 are hosting their third annual Holiday Shopping Fair. Our hope is to raise money for the growing graduation and prom costs that inhibit students from partaking in the entire high school experience. With your help, we continue our annual tradition that allows consumers to have access to many incredible businesses that do not have brick and mortar stores. This event will bring together our community for a day of fun and shopping!

9:30am - 3:30pm EST

Stamford High School, 55 Strawberry Hill Ave, Stamford, CT 06902

Dec 1

Holiday Gift Show

Over 200 crafters and artisans bring their wares to this ultimate pre holiday shopping event.

9:00am - 5:00pm EST

Aqua Turf Club 556 Mulberry St, Plantsville, Connecticut 06479

https://www.newenglandcraftshows.com/category.php?category_id=16&display=schedule

Dec 7

Holiday Craft Fair at St. Bridget School

Come join us and get all your holiday shopping wrapped up at this local event with only Hand Crafted items. Shop local small businesses this year, for the most unique, one of a kind items for all the special people on your shopping list!

9:00am - 3:00pm EST

St. Bridget School, 74 Main Street, Manchester, CT 06042

Dec 14

Hebron Holiday Craft Fair

Get all your holiday shopping done in one place from some amazing local artisans and crafts people. Support a local small business this year, and find unique one of a kind items for everyone on your list!

9:00am - 3:00pm EST

Hebron Elementary School, 92 Church Street, Hebron CT 06248

Past events

Oct 12

Harvest Festival at the Heirloom Market at Comstock Ferre

Heirloom Market at Comstock Ferre will have over 20 arts and crafts vendors, along with food, music, and entertainment. Also look out for the pumpkin patch again and lots of great food and drink specials!

10:00am - 3:00pm EDT

Heirloom Market at Comstock Ferre, 263 Main Street, Wethersfield, CT

https://www.facebook.com/events/637442553441948/

Oct 5

Old Wethersfield Arts & Crafts Fair

The Old Wethersfield Arts & Crafts Fair will celebrate its 38th year on Saturday, October 5th, 2019, at Cove Park from 10am-4pm. Please join us for a day of art, community, and celebration! Shop and learn from over 60 artists and quality crafters, enjoy live music, free children’s activities, artist demonstrations, great food and beverages, and more!

10:00am - 4:00pm EDT

Cove Park, 221 State Street, Wethersfield, CT

https://www.facebook.com/events/2272213889481890/

Sep 14 - Sep 15

Burrillville Arts Festival

Over 100 talented crafters, artists and vendors. Live music all weekend with a laser light show Saturday evening. Kids activities featuring bounce houses, touch a truck, face painting and more. Free parking and admission

10:00am - 5:00pm EDT

Assembly Theater 26 East Ave. Harrisville RI

https://www.facebook.com/events/565040577332774/

Sep 6 - Sep 8

Norwalk Seaport Association Oyster Festival

The Norwalk Seaport Association will be holding its 42nd Annual Oyster Festival, September 6, 7 and 8 at Veteran’s Park. The Festival will offer three days of continuous family-friendly activities, food, music and entertainment.

Veteran’s Park, Fort Point Street and Seaview Avenue, East Norwalk, CT 06855.

http://seaport.org/Oyster-Festival

Aug 17

45th Annual Milford Oyster Festival

30,000 locally harvested Oysters! Live Music by Extreme! Craft Beer and Wine Garden! Each year over 200 artists and artisans set up on the green in the center for the Annual Milford Oyster Festival Arts & Crafts Show. The crafters come from many different states, with their artistic creations, to participate in one of Connecticut’s largest Arts & Crafts Show.

10:00am - 6:00pm EDT

Historic Milford Green, Broad Street, Milford, CT

https://milfordoysterfestival.com/

Aug 10 - Aug 11

13th Annual Shoreline Wine Festival

The 13th Annual Festival will celebrate fine wines from Connecticut Wineries and Vineyards. There is something for everyone. Pair this with some of the area's finest foods, with the backdrop setting of a beautiful farm orchard and background sounds of tasteful music to put you in the mood. This festival is a ticketed event that gives you the opportunity to taste the wines, enjoy a tour of Bishop's Orchards Winery, live entertainment and a chance to visit with local vendors and artisans.

12:00pm - 6:00pm EDT

Bishop's Orchards Farm Market and Winery 1355 Boston Post Road Guilford, CT 06437

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2019-13th-annual-shoreline-wine-festival-tickets-56061909681

Jul 27 - Jul 28

56th Annual Old Saybrook Arts & Crafts Festival

Each July over 145 artists and crafters display their creations on the Town Green. This year we celebrate our 56th Annual Arts & Crafts Festival and anticipate 10,000+ visitors. Enjoy browsing exceptional fine art, stained glass, quilts, pottery, sculpture, wood carving, photography and more! Food and refreshments are offered for sale by local civic organizations. And admission and parking are free!

10:00am - 4:00pm EDT

Old Saybrook Town Green, 302 Main Street, Old Saybrook, CT 06475

https://www.oldsaybrookchamber.com/events/details/2018-arts-crafts-festival-4625

Jul 20 - Jul 21

Meets the Artists & Artisans

These weekends are a popular rendezvous for families to gather at the orchard for 46 years to reunite with favorite artists, creative crafters, and to meet new juried exhibitors whose additional work enhances this nationally acclaimed event which has developed a strong following

10:00am - 6:00pm EDT

Olde Mistick Village, Mystic, CT

http://meettheartistsandartisans.com/index.html

Jun 29

Rose Arts Festival

A day of fun for the whole family! Kids activities, live music, arts & crafts vendors, road races, parades and more mark this special event in the Rose City - Norwich, CT

9:00am - 6:00pm EDT

Chelsea Parade Park, Norwich, CT

https://www.roseartsfestival.com/

Jun 15 - Jun 16

48th Annual Strawberry Festival

We have over 90 juried exhibitors, local artists, strawberry shortcake,strawberry pies, baked goods, children's games & live entertainment. So come and join us for a fun filled weekend!

11:00am - 5:00pm EDT

MONROE CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH 34 Church Street Monroe, Connecticut

http://mcc-ucc.org/strawberry-festival.html

Jun 7 - Jun 8

Fair on the Green, Milford CT

Milford has the second longest town green in the State of Connecticut. Every summer it is filled with 110 of the finest artists and craftspeople from the East Coast. You can purchase wooden furniture, pottery, jewelry, quilts, hand dipped candies, gourmet food, pet treats, painting, photography and many other items. This is the 48th year that the Mary Taylor Memorial United Methodist Church has hosted the fair.

11:00am - 5:00pm EDT

Milford Town Green, 168-176 Broad Street, Milford, CT 06460

http://www.faironthegreen.org/

May 25

Heirloom Market at Comstock Ferre Spring Festival

Come join Heirloom Market for our 4th Annual Spring Festival. We will be featuring local vendors and artisans, kid friendly activities, live music, gardening talks, thousands of spring starts for your garden and an outdoor summer BBQ as well as from scratch baked pies and so much more!

10:00am - 3:00pm EDT

Heirloom Market at Comstock Ferre, 263 Main Street, Wethersfield, CT

http://www.heirloommkt.com/home.html

May 18 - May 19

Stonington Vineyards Kick off to Summer Weekend

Join us at the Vineyard to Kick off Summer! There will be Food Trucks, a DJ and a few vendors to get your summer shopping started.

11:00am - 5:00pm EDT

Stonington Vineyards, 523 Taugwonk Rd, Stonington, CT 06378

https://stoningtonvineyards.com/

May 11

Arrowhead Acres Spring Fling and Local Market

Join us for a fun afternoon of wine, food, games and support of local small businesses, artists and crafters. Get your shopping done just in time for Mother's Day!

12:00pm - 4:00pm EDT

Arrowhead Acres, 519 Pond Road, North Franklin, CT 06254

https://www.arrowheadacresfarm.com/

Apr 27

The Simsbury Flea and Smorgasbord

The Simsbury Flea and Smorgasbord is an Up Market featuring antiques, vintage, home and garden, art, crafts, jewelry, vendors and a farmer's market. There's also a Food Truck Festival with the best food trucks in CT, Live Music, Inflatables for kids, free face painting from 11:00pm - 2pm and other activities and entertainment. Come out for a fun day of shopping, eating, music and more! Admission is $5. Kids 12 and under are free. Parking is free at the Venue and on Iron Horse Blvd.

9:00am - 5:00pm EDT

Simsbury Meadows Performing Arts Center 22 Iron Horse Blvd, Simsbury, CT

http://www.simsburyflea.com/index.html

Dec 2

Connecticut Christmas Gift Show

Over 250 booths in one location - get all of your holiday shopping done in one place! Unique gift items from all over CT and beyond. There will be something special for everyone on your list: Handmade, food and beverage, jewelry, stocking stuffers, electronics, games, apparel, collectibles and more! Free food and drink samples will be available from a number of delicious vendors!

9:00am - 4:00pm EST

Aqua Turf Club, 556 Mulberry St, Southington CT

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/connecticut-christmas-gift-show-tickets-49708189533

Dec 1

42nd Annual Coventry PTO Craft Show

42nd year of some amazing crafts people and artisans from all over CT. Get all your holiday shopping done in place and support a local small business at the same time!

9:00am - 3:00pm EST

Coventy High School, 78 Ripley Hill Road, Coventy, CT 06238

Nov 4

Holiday Gift Show

This show will be home to 80 artists offering very unique holiday gifts

10:00am - 4:00pm EST

Oakdale Theater, 95 South Turnpike Road, Wallingford, CT

https://www.specialtyeventsllc.com/holiday-gift-show

Oct 20 - Oct 21

Milford Artisan Market

Come visit over 100 handcrafted artists offering fine art to handcrafted apparel.

10:00am - 4:00pm EDT

Milford Green, GPS: 168-176 North Broad Street, Milford, CT 06460

https://www.specialtyeventsllc.com/milford-artisan-market-2017

Oct 13 - Oct 14

First Congregation Church of Woodstock Fall Art Show and Sale

Get a jump on all your holiday shopping at this local Art show!

10:00am - 5:00pm EDT

FCC of Woodstock, 543 Route 169, Woodstock, CT

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