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The Best Arts and Crafts
Festivals and Shows in New Jersey

New Jersey Arts and Crafts Festivals

Arts and crafts shows feature the most popular shows and events, most of which are Juried artists and crafts people who come from outside the state to display their work.

Arts and crafts Shows range from major national or regional events with 50,000 plus visitors to small local fund-raisers.The arts and crafts shows feature the most popular shows and events, most of which are Juried artists and crafts people who come from outside the state to display their work.

State of NJ

COVID-19 executive orders in effect apply to large outdoor public gatherings such as concerts, festivals, and fireworks, and are limited to 500 persons.

indoor performance venues, including concert venues can reopen. Face masks and social distancing will be required and capacity will be capped at the lesser of either 25% of the venue's capacity, or 150 people.. Indoor nightclubs that have dance floors have to remain closed.
Restaurants and bars may resume indoor dining at 25% capacity and with social distancing between tables

With near term cancellations occurring at a rapid rate, and despite trying to remove them as soon as we learn of the cancellations or restrictions, we  recommend viewers contact the event sponsors before heading out to a listed event to confirm their status.

September 2020 Arts and Crafts Events

Annual Harvest Festival & Craft Fair
Saturday, September 12, 2020 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM
Good News Home for Women
St. Paul Lutheran Church
201 State Route 31
Flemington NJ
(908) 483-5394
Free admission
This family event features face painting, pony rides, music, games, prizes, crafts, vendor shopping and refreshments, and more.

October 2020 Arts and Crafts Events

22nd Annual Festival of Fine Craft
October 3, 4, 2020; 10 am - 5pm (rain or shine)
1000 Village Drive
Millville, NJ 08332
Web Site
Cost: $12 Adults, $11 Seniors, $7 Students, FREE kids
This event f eatures 150+ juried artists showcasing a wide range of handmade crafts from high-end jewelry & wearables to decor & furniture. Craft demonstrations. Beer/Wine Garden. Musical Entertainment. Hands-on family activities. Signature Glass Pumpkin Patch.and Specialty foods.

Westfield Street Fair & Craft Show
Saturday, October 10, 2020;11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Downtown Westfield, NJ
221 South Ave W.
Westfield, NJ 07090
(908) 654-1400
Free Admission
This event features Live Music, DJ, Dancing, Delicious foods, Performances and more! Children's rides, Game Trailer, Petting Zoo, Martial Arts exhibitions, and More!

The Craft Show @ Oktoberfest
Saturday October 10, 2020, 10am - 5pm
Demarest Nature Center
Duck Pond
38 Park St
Demarest, NJ
This event features a high quality craft show with up to 75 crafts persons bringing their handmade crafts in many medias. It's a great place for holiday shopping, for gifts, or for items for your own use and enjoyment. There will be German music, German food, water and soft drinks; Korean delicacies; inflatable games. While at the fair visit the Demarest Nature Center and environmental information tables. All proceeds go to benefit The Demarest Nature Center.

Annual Peters Valley Fall Craft Fair -- Reimagined!
October 10-11, 2020, 10:00am-5:00pm
Sussex County Fairgrounds
37 Plains Road
Augusta, NJ
Due to COVID-19 They have cancelled their physical fair this year.
Join in for a a unique, live, and interactive craft fair! Meet over 80 juried artists in their Virtual Booths and shop their incredible selection of handmade jewelry, pottery, and other wearable and home items & gifts from the comfort of your home.