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. Other shows with specialty items and collections are also featured here.

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.

Note: This information is provided by event sponsors as a free service to our viewers. Sometimes conditions require cancellations or changes of dates, times and location which are not reflected in the original schedule. Before planning a trip to visit one of the listed events, it is suggested that you call the event sponsor to confirm the event schedule or for additional information on the event.

December  2017

8th Annual Crafts in the Warren Tech
December 2nd, 2017 9 am - 4 pm.
Warren County Technical School
1500 Rt. 57,
Washington, NJ 07882
Featuring over 130 quality crafters, bake sale, lunch available for purchase, door prizes, photos with Santa and more!

Holiday Craft Show
December 8th - 10th, 2017: Friday 4 - 8 pm; Saturday 10 am - 6 pm; Sunday 11 am - 5 pm.
Morristown National Guard Armory
430 Western Ave.
Morristown, NJ 07960
General admission is $9 (includes unlimited re-entry); seniors are $8; children under 6 are free.
This weekend event features creative holiday items from 160 modern American makers from across the country. Savvy shoppers have the chance to wow their loved ones with one-of-a-kind holiday gifts they will never forget. In addition to 165 craft artists from across the country are various demonstrations and a gourmet specialty food boutique.

March 2018

Sugarloaf Crafts Festival
March 2, 3, 4, 2018: Friday & Saturday: 10am - 6pm, Sunday: 10am - 5pm
NJ Conventuon & Expo Center
97 Sunfield Avenue
Edison, NJ
Information & Tickets
Cost: $8 online / $10 at the door festival layout kids 12 & under free free parking open rain or shine
The weekend event features more than 250 emerging and established artists and craftspeople from around the nation. Spring is a time of hope and inspiration, and you'll find plenty of both in this bustling artistic community. Sugarloaf Craft Festivals' independent artisans are carefully curated and juried to ensure their handmade work meets the highest standards in creativity, quality and design. A wide variety of mediums are represented, with something for every passion and budget. Each festival offers the best in fine paintings, photography, leather accessories, jewelry, metal and glass sculpture, designer clothing and more.

April 2018

Spring In Tuckahoe Crafts & Home Show
April 21, 2018: 10am - 4pm
Upper Township Community Center
1790 Route 50
Tuckahoe, NJ 08250
Web Site
Contact Kathryn Wright, Phone: 856-765-0118, Email:
Event Cost: Free
This two-day event will feature an Art & Craft Show, Spring Home Show and networking companies all under one roof. Over 90 vendors are expected to participate, and the event is being held indoors. Visitors to the show will find wood furniture, doll clothes, pet treats, ceramics, fiber arts, photography, outdoor furnishings, watercolors, spring wreaths, hand crafted jewelry and country crafts, Direct sale companies and Home Show companies will be on hand offering savings on hundreds of products and services.
 Whether you are seeking a gift or in need of something special for yourself, you’ll find everything you are looking for at the Spring in Tuckahoe Craftsmen & Home Event.
This event offers free shopping bags, hot and cold food menu, give a-ways and more. General admission is free with a pet food donation or $1.00 per person. All pet food donations are being collected for Animal Rescues.

5th Annual Downtown Glenside Arts Festival ,
April 21, 2018
Downtown Glenside,( located around Easton Road & Glenside Avenue near the Glenside Train Station)
Cheltenham Township, NJ
The Festival will celebrate the winners and participants of the Downtown Glenside Arts Festival Art Contest and the Earth Day Clean-up Volunteers. The Festival will include crafts, food, entertainment, and a wine festival.

4th Annual Historic Downtown Somerville Arts & Crafts Festival
Sunday, April 22, 2018; 10AM - 5PM
Address 100 Main St
Somerville, NJ
This event features over 100 talented artisans, craftsmen and photographers will be displaying and selling a wonderful mix of quality contemporary crafts as well as fine art. There will be original handmade works such as oil and acrylic paintings, watercolors, sculpture, photography, pottery, jewelry, decorative fiber works, metal works, paper, stone, garden works and so much more. Some exhibitors will be demonstarting their craft. You can view photographs of the many exhibitor's works on display at this fair and their websites. To enhance the event, a concert with with talented artists will play throughout the day.
This event will feature a number of food trucks and local restaurants that will be serving a wide variety of food. For kids there will be a face painting and a free kids crafts table near the music area.

May 2018

Gloucester County Craftsmen & Home Fair
May 5, 2018; 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Gloucester County 4-H Fairgrounds
275 Bridgeton Pike
Mullica Hill, NJ 08062
Web Site
Contact: Kathryn Wright, Phone: 856-765-0118, Email:
Event Cost: Free
just in time for your springtime decorating and remodeling. The 8th annual Gloucester Craftsmen & Home Show will showcase some of the finest artists and craftsmen from New Jersey. Families visiting the Craft Show can shop from over 100 artists & craftsmen, enjoy delicious food, watch a horse show and get ideas for home decorating. You'll find wreaths, baskets, quilts, ceramics, jewelry, candles, lotions, glassware, wood working, bird houses, country flags, stepping stones, flowers, baked goods, paintings, and more. Home Show companies representing hundreds of products and services will be on hand to help you make your spring home renovation ideas come to life! You'll find everything you need for inside and outside the home from kitchens to backyard patios, to complete basement remodeling services. Come out and talk to the professionals about your next home improvement projects. Stop by the gazebo and enter to win a $500 Home Depot Gift Card. Drawing at 3:00pm and you must be present to win. Shoppers enjoy garden supplies, live music, festival food, product demonstrations, All Breed Spring Dog Parade & Contest, Little Miss & Mister Springtime Pageant, Terra Cotta Pot Creations, exhibits, Farm Produce, Home Based Businesses, Baked Goods, pony rides, face painter, bounce inflatables, give-a-ways & picnic style dining. Gloucester Craft & Home Show is a pet friendly event and consumers are asking to donate a can of pet food for shelters. Admission and parking is free.

Springfest Fair ( Shop for Mother's Day)

Sunday May 6, 2018, 10:00 to 5:00
Veterans Park
Westwood, NJ
Over one hundred exhibitors will be participating at picturesque Veterans Park. This show is added to the two other events held there each year where thousands attend. There will be an art and craft section with 75 exhibitors and an antique section with 35 dealers. A great opportunity to shop for Mother's Day. A free admission show. Festival food. Held rain or shine.

June 2018

20th Annual Chester Spring Crasft Show
June 2nd and 3rd, 2018 10:00am to 5:00pm, rain or shine
Municipal Field
134 Main Street
Chester, NJ
$4 per person admission
This annual event features over 200+ tents filled with with crafters and artisans from throughout the region offering an array of select, hand-crafted furniture, jewelry, apparel, ornaments, home accessories and more .


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