Friday, November 30, 2007

Another big craft fair weekend!

Once again, there are a plethora of choices if you'd like to do some Christmas shopping for handmade items this weekend.

Multi-Day Events
The Hilltop Holiday Craft show (mentioned here) continues through 5 p.m. tomorrow (Saturday).

Northwest Holiday Arts 2007, in Redmond, runs from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. today, and from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. tomorrow. Old Redmond School House Community Center, 16600 NE 80th, Redmond, WA 98052, 206.407.7620.

The Urban Craft Uprising is on Saturday and Sunday, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. both days. This is at the Seattle Center Exhibition Hall, and more information is available here.

The Punk Rock Flea Market starts at 10 a.m. tomorrow (Saturday), and will run till late (probably around midnight). There is a $1 entry fee for shoppers, but the proceeds go to benefit the Low Income Housing Institute. This show will be a mix of handmade with flea market stuff, but it's a lot of fun. They start selling beer in the afternoon (bring your ID), and there are bands starting around 6:30 p.m. The location is: 2407 1st Ave., between Battery and Wall Streets (Belltown, in downtown Seattle).

The Edmonds-Woodway High School 2007 Holiday Arts & Crafts Fair is on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. This is located at: Edmonds Woodway High School, 7600 212th Street SW, Edmonds, WA 98026.

Saturday night, for the late night crowd, is the DEFMODE Midnight Market III, at the Lo_Fi Performance Gallery, 429 B Eastlake Ave East, Seattle, WA. This event starts at 9 p.m. and runs until 2 a.m. Sunday morning. There is a Door Cover of $7 plus a Food Donation for NW Harvest. They suggest bringing cash for shopping, and this event is a 21+ event.

Moving on to Sunday, THREAD Seattle is from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., at Fremont Studios, 155 North 35th Street, Seattle, WA. More information on this event can be found here.

And finally, if you're in Portland on Sunday, there is I Heart Indie Holidays Portland, from 12 noon to 5 p.m., at Portland's Wonder Ballroom. More information on this event is here.

(Ceramic ornaments from LAS Designs. Mistletoe earrings from EmmaKat.)

1 comment:

katy said...

Wow! What a busy weekend. Good luck to everyone who is 'showing' this weekend! Keep us posted. I'll be at the Punk Rock Flea Market.