Jul 25 - Jul 28
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!
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.
Sep 12 - Sep 13
Over 75 Juried Artisans will display and sell their American made works; Come and sample a variety of culinary delights, such as Gourmet Finishing Sauces, Herbal Dips, Greek Oils, Fudge, Salsas, Candy and more! Free Admission, Friendly Pets on a leash are welcome 🙂
Sep 19 - Sep 20
Over 75 Juried artisans from all over New England will display and sell their American made works. Live musical entertainment on the bandstand each day. Come and sample the culinary fare of Herbal Dips, Kettle Corn, Pickles, Jams, Jellies, Gourmet Sauces, Pickles, Maple Syrup, Olive Oils, Baked Goods, Candied Nuts and more. Free Admission, Rain or Shine and Friendly Pets on a leash are welcome.
Oct 24 - Oct 25
Over 175 of the regions finest Artisans will display and sell their American made Arts and Crafts. A “food sampling” extravaganza will be presented with such gourmet Specialty Food delights; such as Chocolates, Finishing Sauces, Dessert Mixes, Candy, Fudge, Pastries, Herbal Dips, Greek Oils, Pickles, Baked Nuts, Cranberry Jellies, BBQ Sauces, Teas, Balsamic Vinegar and so much more. Indoor, rain or shine with plenty of free parking.
Nov 7 - Nov 8
Over 125 of the regions finest Artisans will display and sell their American made Arts and Crafts. A “food sampling” extravaganza will be presented with such gourmet Specialty Food delights; such as Chocolates, Finishing Sauces, Dessert Mixes, Candy, Fudge, Pastries, Herbal Dips, Greek Oils, Pickles, Baked Nuts, Cranberry Jellies, BBQ Sauces, Teas, Balsamic Vinegar and so much more. Indoor, rain or shine
Nov 13 - Nov 15
Over 200 of the regions finest Artisans will display and sell their American made arts and crafts. A “food sampling” extravaganza will be presented with such gourmet Specialty Food delights; such as Chocolates, Soup Mixes, Hot Sauce, Dessert Mixes, Jams, Candy, Wine Slush Mix, Fudge, Cookies, Tea, Herbal Dips, Pastries, Greek Oils, Pickles, Baked Nuts, Pepper Jelly, BBQ Sauces, Vinegar, Toffee, Candies, Finishing Sauces and so much more. Adult Admission $9.00 and under 14 years of age are free.
Frosty's Christmas Festival will feature over 150 unique and talented crafters selling their products just before the 2019 holiday season
Nov 27 - Nov 29
This three day shopping bonanza includes over 250 of the nation’s finest Craftspeople, displaying and selling this American made works. A “food sampling” extravaganza will be presented with such specialty delights as Herbal Dips, Fudge, Marinades, Roasted Nuts, Pickles, Jams & Jellies, Salsas, Hot Sauces, Biscotti, Honey, Olive Oils, Chocolates, Wine Slush Mix, Toffee, Exquisite Pastries, Hot Chocolate, Gourmet Soups, Candy, Balsamic Vinegars and more. Adult Admission $9.00 – under 14 free
Dec 5 - Dec 6
The 20th Annual New England Holiday Craft Spectacular will be held indoor at the Starland Sportsplex on Route 53 in Hanover MA on Saturday December 5 and Sunday, December 6, 2020. Over 150 juried Artisans and Craftsmen will display and sell their American made works. A “food sampling” extravaganza will be presented. Admission $8.00 Adult, under 14 free. One admission is good for both days. Ample free parking. This event is held indoor rain, snow or shine.
The Simsbury Flea & Smorgasbord is an Up Market featuring Antiques, Vintage & Home Decor, Jewelry, Art & Crafts, Functional Pottery, and a Food Truck Festival.
Come join Heirloom Market for our 4th Annual Spring Festival. We will be featuring local vendors and artisans, kid friendly activities, 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!
May 16 - May 17
Join us for our annual kick off to summer! Come celebrate the start of the season with live music, vendors, food, & more! Event is rain or shine, and no tents are provided. If weather is inclement, event will be moved indoors. Outside food is welcome, but no outside alcohol (besides Stonington Vineyards’ wine) is permitted on property.
May 9 - May 10
The scenic Town Common in Hampton Falls, New Hampshire will come alive with color, flavor and music for the 11th Annual Mother’s Day Weekend Craft Festival on Saturday May 9 and Sunday May 10, 2020. Over 75 Juried artisans from all over New England will display and sell their American made works; Enjoy Live musical entertainment on the bandstand each day. The Fair is held rain or shine and admission is free.
Mar 21 - Mar 22
Over 150 Juried artisans from throughout New England will display and sell their American made works; A “food sampling” extravaganza will be presented, Adult Admission $8.00. Under 14 years of age are free. One admission is good for both days. See Castleberry Fairs website for $2 discount coupon.
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!
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!
Dec 4 - Dec 6
Purchase crafts directly from Connecticut Makers at this event just in time for the holidays! Get unique, one of a kind items for all the special people on your holiday gift list
Over 200 crafters and artisans bring their wares to this ultimate pre holiday shopping event.
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!
Over 80 Crafters and Vendors will be available at the High School. Get your holiday shopping started early this year and beat the rush.
Get all your holiday shopping done in one place with over 200 local vendors. Gift wrapping, pictures with Santa, food and drinks also available
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!
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!
Oct 19 - Oct 20
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.
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!
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!
Sep 14 - Sep 15
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
Sep 6 - Sep 8
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.
Aug 10 - Aug 11
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.