ILLINOIS CRAFT SHOWS & FAIRS

 

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2016 Illinois Craft Shows & Fairs


2015 Illinois Craft Shows & Fairs


2014 Illinois Craft Shows & Fairs

 


2016 Illinois Craft Shows, Fairs, Displays & Events

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July 4, 2016
2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
4th of July "We the People" Fest
For more information,
Call Katie at 708-757-2318
Village of Glenwood
One Asselborn Way
Glenwood, Illinois 60425
REQUIREMENTS FOR FOOD VENDOR APPLICANTS: All participating Food Vendors Must be Glenwood-based. All booths must contribute something fun and enhance the atmosphere of the Festivities. Registration forms will be reviewed and accepted on a first come, first serve basis. Once approved, a booth fee of $25 will be required in order to secure your spot. Parade will begin from Glenwood Oaks Restaurant and proceed east on Main Street. The Parade will turn north on Nugent Street and end at the Village Hall Complex. Unloading will take place on Rebecca Street. Festivities will take place in the Village Hall Courtyard from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Applications must be returned by Friday, May 27, 2016 to: Village of Glenwood One Asselborn Way Glenwood, Illinois 60425 Attn: Katie Schranz
     

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2015 Illinois Craft Shows, Fairs, Displays & Events

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October 17, 2015
9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Holiday Craft Show
For more information,
Call Darlene at 847-793-0010
United Protestant Church
54 South Whitney
Grayslake, Illinois 60030
Crafters may reserve 6 x 6 ($30); 12 x 6 ($50) or 18 x 6 ($70) to showcase their crafts. Our Craft Show is indoors in the heart of downtown Grayslake.
     
October 17, 2015
9:00 am - 3:00 pm

37th Annual Beta Sigma Phi Craft Show
For more information,
Call Joyce at 309-932-3174
Galva High School
1020 N. Center Avenue
Galva, Illinois 61434
The largest craft show in Henry County in its 37th year. There are over 90 indoor and many outdoor booths selling a wide variety of handmade items. $2 admission. No strollers or pets. Food featuring homemade fancy desserts served.
     

NOVEMBER

     
November 21-22, 2015
Saturday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

7th Annual Holiday Marketplace
For more information,
Call Katie at 708-757-2318
Glenwoodie Golf Club
19301 S. State Street
Glenwood, Illinois 60425
Families and friends will enjoy a bright, comfortable space filled with holiday music. Get a jump on holiday purchases and get things ticked off Santa's list before the Thanksgiving Day sales even begin.
     

DECEMBER

     
December 5, 2015
9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Holiday Hurrah Craft Fair
For more information,
Call Becky at 815-942-1294
Morris Community High School
Fieldhouse

1000 Union Street
Morris, Illinois 60450
Still taking crafters and vendors for our Holiday Hurrah Craft Fair! See our website for more information!
 



2014 Illinois Craft Shows, Fairs, Displays & Events

JANUARY

     

FEBRUARY

     

MARCH

     
March 1-2, 2014
Saturday 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Sunday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
2014 Winter Blues Getaway
Community Expo & Craft Show
For more information,
Call 847-526-5580
Wauconda High School
555 North Main Street
Wauconda, Illinois 60084

Don't miss this great expo and craft show. With over 70 exhibitors, there is something for everyone. There will also be a craft show and live entertainment including Dave's Exotic Reptile Show and more to be announced.

     
March 15, 2014
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Annual Spring Craft Fair Show
For more information,
Call 847-224-6086
St. Peter School
900 St. Peter Street
Antioch, Illinois 60002

Come out for the Annual Spring Craft Show. With many crafters exhibiting there will be something for everyone.

     
March 15, 2014
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Ladies Night Craft
& Vendor Show
For more information,
Call 630-631-3355
Sideouts
4018 Roberts Road
Island Lake, Illinois 60042

Ladies Night Craft and Vendor Show has everything from elegant bridal teardrop earrings to bracelets, necklaces, even anklets, toe rings and much more. Dawsons Treasures has styles ranging from classic jewelry pieces to the young and contemporary. Feature items are made from the finest quality materials and expert craftsmanship of the leading jewelry manufacturers. Free parking, special deals and raffles. Free Admission.

     

APRIL

     
April 5-6, 2014
Saturday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sunday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Step by Step Arts
& Crafts Show
For more information,
Call 847-301-8543
Lake County Fairgrounds
1060 East Peterson Road
Grayslake, Illinois 60030

This show has something for everyone. Choose from arts, handmade items, plush, floral, unique items, crafts and much more. With over 120 booths there is something for everyone.

     
April 10, 2014
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Ladies Night Craft
& Vendor Show
For more information,
Call 630-631-3355
Austin's Saloon & Eatery
4018 Roberts Road
Island Lake, Illinois 60042

Ladies Night Craft and Vendor Show has everything from elegant bridal teardrop earrings to bracelets, necklaces, even anklets, toe rings and much more. Dawsons Treasures has styles ranging from classic jewelry pieces to the young and contemporary. Feature items are made from the finest quality materials and expert craftsmanship of the leading jewelry manufacturers. Free parking, special deals and raffles. Free Admission.

     
April 11-13, 2014
Friday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sunday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Spring Festival - An Arts &
Crafts Affair
For more information,
Call 402-934-9966

The Odeum
1033 North Villa Avenue
Addison, Illinois 60181
     

MAY

     
May 10-24, 2014

Annual Arts & Crafts Adventure
Hodges Park
Park Ridge, Illinois 60068
     
May 31, 2014
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Grayslake's 2nd Annual
Craft Beer Festival
For more information,
Call 847-223-6888
Downtown Grayslake
61 South Whitney Street
Grayslake, Illinois 60030

Mark your calendars now to come to this craft beer festival.

     

JUNE

     
June 14-15, 2014
Saturday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Antioch's Summer Arts
& Crafts Faire
For more information,
Call 630-631-3355
Downtown Antioch
Main Street, Skidmore Ave & Lake Street
Antioch, Illinois 60002

This newly designed Faire will include our popular annual Summer Hand-Crafted Arts and Crafts Faire featuring Artisans from around the Country. Enjoy more than 140 booths of hand-crafted goods for Summer and Fall. Antioch's Faires attract crafters from all around the country. Free admission.

     

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AUGUST

     
August 16-7, 2014
Saturday 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Sunday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

40th Annual Oak Park Ave-Lake
Arts & Crafts Show
For more information,
Call 847-991-4748
Oak Park Avenue & Lake Street
Oak Park, Illinois 60301

This arts and crafts show will be held in the heart of historic Oak Park in Scoville Park located in busy shopping restaurant district, surrounded by exclusive residential district.

     

SEPTEMBER

     
September 6-7, 2014
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Cedarhurst Craft Fair
For more information,
Call 618-242-1236
Cedarhurst Center for the Arts
2600 Richview Road
Mt. Vernon, Illinois 62864
     
September 20, 2014
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

34th Annual Fall Arts
& Crafts Adventure
For more information,
Call 847-991-4748
Hodges Park, Prospect & Vine
(Across from City Hall)

Park Ridge, Illinois 60068

This arts and crafts show will be hed in Hodges Park located in Uptown Park Ridge busy shopping / business district across from city hall. Artists & craft artists are located on grass alongside sidewalks which wind around and through this centrally located park. Popular juried event with loyal and supportive customer base.

     
September 27-28, 2014
Saturday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sunday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

9th Annual Hyde Park
Arts & Crafts Adventure
For more information,
Call 847-991-4748 or
312-751-2500
Outdoor Courtyard of University of
Chicago's Hyde Park Shopping Center

924 East 57th Street
Chicago, Illinois 60637

This arts and crafts show will be held in the outdoor courtyard with its trees. benches, fountain and flowers provides the perfect ambiance and intimate setting encouraging conversations betweeen patron and artist. Large lot on site for free parking. Customer base appeciates work created by exhibitors. 

     

OCTOBER

     
October 11, 2014
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Holiday Boutique
For more information,
Call Darlene at 847-793-0010
Village Church of Lincolnshire
201 N. Riverwoods Road
Lake Forest, Illinois 60045

THIS CRAFT SHOW HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

     
October 11-12, 2014

Galena Country Fair
Grant Park
Galena, Illinois 61036
     
October 18, 2014
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Conant High School's
35th Annual Craft Fair
For more information,
Call Tracy at 847-619-3992
Conant High School
700 East Cougar Trail
Hoffman Estates, Illinois 60169

Over 250 crafters displaying handmade crafts including: toys, furniture, ceramics, holiday, jewelry, sweet treats, adult & kid's clothes and accessories, pet items, knit, crochet, and cross stitch items, lotions, decorations and much more. Come to shop and stay for lunch at our concession stand. Lot of door prizes and raffle also.

     

NOVEMBER

     
November 15-16, 2014
Saturday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
6th Annual Holiday Marketplace
For more information,
Call 708-757-2318
Glenwoodie Golf Club
19301 S. State Street
Glenwood, Illinois 60425

This is a community event for South Suburban Chicago. Shop local vendors, merchants and artisans offering jewelry, holiday candles, clothing, fashion accessories and a host of other unique holiday gift items. The event will offer a festive ambiance with music, holiday crafts, and gourmet treats.

     

DECEMBER

     
December 6, 2014
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
8th Holiday
Hurrah Craft Fair
For more information,
Call Becky at 815-942-1294
Morris High School Fieldhouse
1000 Union Street
Morris, Illinois 60450

The Hurrah Craft Fair is an annual fundraiser for the Morris Community High School Redskin Poms.

 

 

 

 

 

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