The Philadelphia area welcomes the Sugarloaf Craft Festival this fall! The award-winning show will be at the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center in Oaks, Pa. for a three-day engagement starting November 2, bringing the best in high-quality arts, crafts and design together under one roof.
With the calendar having just turned, the holiday season will be in the air, making it the perfect time to find unique gifts for family and friends. You’ll find plenty to choose from at the Sugarloaf Craft Festival, featuring the best in local and national contemporary fine arts and crafts. More than 350 curated exhibitors will be in attendance with their work, which includes designer clothing and wearable art, jewelry, woodworking, leather handbags, fine paintings and glassware. You’ll get to meet some of the most talented artists and craftspeople in their fields – and may even bring home a story to go with your gift or addition to your personal collection.
In addition, each Sugarloaf craft show features master craftspeople and other artisans giving live demonstrations in pottery, metal spinning, glass blowing and more. It’s a great way to see and experience the process behind your favorite crafts. You can even take part in a hands-on sculpting workshop. Middle Earth Studio’s costume theatre storytelling returns for the kids, there’ll be live modern jazz music from multiple bands. Stop by one of the food vendors for a delectable meal, or stock up on your favorite specialty nuts, pretzels, jams, cheeses, wine and more.
For more than 40 years, Sugarloaf Craft Festivals have set the standard for live fine arts and crafts events, launching the careers of thousands upon thousands of independent artisans. Whether you’re a first time visitor or a regular enthusiast, you’ll find something to love at every unique festival. Tickets to the Oaks show are now available online at a discounted rate. You can also view full artist and entertainment listings, driving directions, hotel information and everything else you need to plan your trip.