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Makers Market at the Parlor Room
Nov
17
to Nov 18

Makers Market at the Parlor Room

  • Signature Sounds Parlor Room (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The Makers Market is a show in downtown Northampton during the busy "Bag Day" holiday shopping weekend.  This is a small, contemporary and high quality show.  I will have my hand-sewn books as well as some small items like marbled pencils and bookmarks.  

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2017 Amherst Crafts on the Common Fair
Jun
24
9:00 AM09:00

2017 Amherst Crafts on the Common Fair

Come join the fun for the 2017 Amherst Crafts on the common.  This is one of New England's oldest and finest fairs to be held on the Amherst Town Common.  It is sponsored by Big Brother Big Sisters of Hampshire County.  This is my first year participating in this event with over 100 exhibitors and over 2,000 in attendance.  

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Needham Craft Fair
Oct
25
9:00 AM09:00

Needham Craft Fair

The Needham Craft Fair & Silent Auction is an enormously popular shopping event combining a juried craft show along with a silent auction. Each year, the event draws savvy shoppers and generous bidders from all over Massachusetts. 

The Needham Craft Fair is hosted at the Needham High school every year near the end of October. Come explore over 100 selected exhibitors from towns in MA and the surrounding states and see an extensive array of beautiful and unique fashions, gifts, home goods, body products and more.

Get your holiday shopping out of the way early! The craft show and auction make the perfect opportunity to take care of your holiday and Christmas shopping.

Shop for jewelry, woven goods, hand painted items, paper products, floral arrangements, photography, tasty condiments, sauces and more.  Bid on services like spa treatments, products, and gift certificates to restaurant and hotels. 

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The Boston Arts Festival 2014
Aug
30
to Aug 31

The Boston Arts Festival 2014

  • Christopher Columbus Waterfront Park (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Based in the idyllic Christopher Columbus Park on Boston's waterfront, the festivities glisten in perfect symmetry with the park's surroundings, perfect for hosting family-friendly activities. The festival features over 60 juried artists from Boston and a performance program on two stages showcasing Boston's best performing arts groups and performers. 

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Festival By The Sea
Aug
2
to Aug 3

Festival By The Sea

  • 10 Central Street Manchester by the Sea (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

An annual event coordinated with the Manchester Division of the Cape Ann Chamber of Commerce, this all-day extravaganza taps into the long-line of local talent with musical and artistic performers alike. Visitors can take in the sights of Masconomo Park while surveying the art and handcrafted items from some of the finest talent assembled.

“Celebrating locally grown art, music and food” in downtown Manchester-by-the-Sea, this all day event will highlight not only the idyllic beauty of Cape Ann but also the incredible talent for which the area has become synonymous.

Tapping into the area’s wealth of musical and artistic talents, the family-friendly Festival will feature live music on two stages throughout the day, culminating in an evening waterfront concert in Masconomo Park. While walking through town, visitors will be able to peruse the art and handcrafted items created by some of the area’s finest artists, craftsmen, and jewelry designers. Local restaurants will showcase some of their most tempting creations while area farmers and co-ops will be on hand with locally grown fruits and vegetables. Festival by the Sea will most definitely provide visitors with a summertime glimpse into some of the best that Cape Ann has to offer. 

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Art Beat 2014
Jul
18
to Jul 19

Art Beat 2014

ArtBeat is one of the area's largest and more innovative art festivals, with over a dozen bands, dance troupes, 75 craft vendors, food and hatch-themed activities.

Friday night of 7/18 from 6pm to 10pm

Saturday 7/19 from 11 am to 6pm

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