Summer Craft Shows

June 20, 2012, 11:09 am  Posted by Craft Your Life Team

It’s officially summer and we all know what that means…summer craft fairs and festivals are upon us! No matter what part of the country you’re in, chances are there will be something nearby. Or, if not, you may be lucky enough to pass through a big city when a mega-fair is going on. The best thing to do is search before you go, but below are a few we have on our radar.

The Big Ones:
TNNA Trade Show, 6.23-24, Greater Columbus Convention Center, Columbus, OH
Urban Craft Uprising Summer Show, 7.7-8, The Seattle Center Exhibition Hall, Seattle, WA
Craft fair of the Southern Highlands, 7.19-22, US Cellular Center, Asheville, NC
Stitches Midwest, 8.9-12, Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center, Schaumburg, IL

Renegade Craft Fair Brooklyn
6.23-24, Williamsburg Waterfront, Brooklyn NYRenegade Craft Fair San Francisco, 7.21-22, Fort Mason Center, San Francisco, CA
Renegade Craft Fair Los Angeles, 7.28-29, Los Angeles State Historic Park, Los Angeles, CA


Other Goings On:
Burnt Creative Vintage and Indie Craft Market, 6.23, Summer Solstice Fest, Downtown Blacksburg, VA
Charlotte Fiber Festival, 6.22-24, Metrolina Tradeshow Expo, Charlotte, NC

The Big Crafty, 7.8, Pack Place, Asheville, NC
The Knit and Crochet Show, 6.27-7/1, Radisson Hotel Manchester, Manchester, NH
San Luis Valley Folk and Fiber Arts Festival, 7.13-15, Marsh Park, Monte Vista, CO
Craftapalooza, 7.21, Abilene Civic Center, Abilene, TX
Virginia Highlands Festival, 7.28-8.12, Historic Abindon, VA
New England Fiber Arts Retreat, 7.29-8.4, Medomak Retreat Center, Washington, ME
Fiber Arts Festival, 8.11-12, Rheault Farm, West Fargo, ND
Rocky Mountain Quilt Festival, 8.17-19, Larimer County Fairgrounds, Loveland, CO
Indie Craft Parade, 9.7-9, Huguenot Mill, Greenville, SC




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