The following is a list of craft shows and fairs that are coming up in Vaughan and the GTA. Grab your shopping bags and get ready to shop! (All are within 1 hour of Vaughan)
Saturday, November 15th from 10am – 4pm
Back by popular demand! Join fellow artisans during this annual retail event for a one day art and craft show. Participate in an exciting shopping experience where holiday gift seekers can meet makers of a one of a kind items including accessories, ceramics, prints, decor, jewellery, toys and more. There's also a Kids Art Room for children 4 and up.
Location: Vellore Village Community Centre, 1 Villa Royale Avenue, Woodbridge
Heintzman House Annual Artisan Craft Sale
Saturday November 8th & Sunday November 9th from 10am – 5pm
The historic 13-room mansion, built in 1817, will be adorned in its finest holiday décor and promises to meet all of your holiday shopping needs. Experience a wide variety of hand made items hand picked by the Heintzman House auxiliary, including ceramics, glass, jewelry, toys, children and ladies fashions, chocolate, home décor, silk floral designs and much more. The main floor lounge is transformed into a tearoom offering gourmet soups, sandwiches, cakes, coffee and tea.
Location: 135 Bay Thorn Drive, Thornhill
Admission: $2 (children under 12 free) (proceeds go towards refurbishment of the Heintzman House)
Markham Arts Council Holiday Artisan Show & Sale
Friday December 5th (from 4pm – 10pm) & Saturday December 6th (from 10am – 6pm)
A holiday market in the heart of Unionville featuring one-of-a-kind handcrafted gift ideas from local artisans. Come see the jewellery, pottery, paintings, knitting and much more!
Location: Stiver Mill & Unionville Train Station Community Centre, 7 Station Lane, Unionville
St. Clare of Assissi Parish – Craft and Bake Sale
Saturday November 15th & Sunday November 16th (from 10am – 5pm)
Come and check out the Christmas sale of handcrafted items, flower arrangements, crafts, jewelry, baked goods including our famous crostoli.
Location: 150 Saint Francis Ave., Vaughan
Saturday, November 8th (from 10am – 5pm)
Numerous crafters, artists and designers offering an assortment of unique, handmade goods. There will also be entertainment throughout the event including a magic show, martial arts and a fashion show. All proceeds going to four charitable organizations.
Location: 100 Acadia Avenue, Markham
Admission: $2 (children under 6 are free)
5th Annual Craft Show and Sale at Jade Gardens and Greenhouses
Saturday, November 8 from 10am to 4pm and Sunday, November 9 from 10am to 3pm.
Featuring unique quality items that include: knitting, pottery, jewelry, photography, baked goods and more. Also vendors from Tupperware, Scentsy and Epicure will be there too.
Location: Jade Gardens & Greenhouses, 5558 Trafalgar Road, Milton
Friday November 21 to Sunday, November 23
Fri -10am to 8pm, Sat – 10am to 6pm, Sun- 10am to 5pm (Friday, November 21st – 2 for 1 admission after 5pm (at the door only). $2.00 discount offer online for Adult Admission only.)
Host to more than 200 exhibitors showcasing holiday decorating, entertaining and gifting items to buy. There will also be demos and exhibitions on how to make a truly unique Christmas experience this year. Free Parking – Free Re-admission – Free Parcel Check – Free Carry-Out Service.
Location: International Centre, Hall 5 (Arrow Hall), 6900 Airport Road, Mississauga, Ontario L4V 1E8
Admission: Adults $15, Seniors & Youth $12, Children (12 & Under) Free
2014 One of a Kind Christmas Show & Sale
November 27 to Sunday, December 7, 2014
Weekdays & Saturday 10am–9pm, Sundays 10am–6pm
Show features over 800 artisans from across North America showcasing a multitude of unique holiday gift and household items. Added bonus: Free Daycare, re-admission, water and parcel check.
Location: Direct Energy Centre, Exhibition Place 100 Princes' Blvd, Toronto, ON
Admission: $14 at door, $12 online