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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.

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April 2020 Arts and crafts Shows

Downtown Somerville Arts & Crafts Festival
April 5, 2020; 10 am 5pm
Downtown Main Street
100 Main St
Somerville, NJ 08876
Web Site
Contact: Cissy Gialanella, Phone: 201-998-6311, Email: events@jcpromotions.info
Event Cost: Free Admission
This family event features over 125 talented artisans, craftsmen and photographers displaying and selling a wonderful mix of quality contemporary crafts and fine art. The event will also have a concert with a great line up of music, with places to eat at the local eateries along Main Street.
There will be a free kids crafts table near the music area with a face painter set up nearby. 

Stirling Street Fair
April 19, 2020; 10 am - 5pm
362 Main Ave
Stirling, NJ
Web Site
Contact: Cissy Cialanella, Phone: 201-998-1144, Email: events@jcpromotions.info
Event Cost: Free Admission
This family event features a giant town block party. Visitors can shop, eat, and enjoy a full array of children's play activities, including the Kids Traveling Shindig...This section is held on Main Ave.by Mercer St. It will be brimming with all kinds of fun stuff to do. There will be kiddie rides, a trackless Train, face painting, sand art, temporary tattoos and much more. This festival will feature over 100 exhibitors and local merchants selling products, new items, crafts, collectibles, delicious foods, and food trucks



May 2020 Arts and crafts Shows


Kenilworth Street Fair & Car Show

May 17, 2020; 10am - 4pm
525 Boulevard
Kenilworth, NJ
Web Site
Contact: Cissy Gialanella, Phone: 201-998-1144, Email: events@jcpromotions.info
Event Cost: Free Admission
This event features over 100 quality exhibitors and local merchants selling everything from jewelry, clothing, unique items, arts & crafts & more.
There will also be a classic car show with over 50 cars, a large variety of food trucks selling a variety of gourmet savory & sweet of foods, live music, dance and demonstrations from the local dancing schools, karate clubs, Kids activities with many rides, temporary tattoo's, face painting, ice cream, hot dogs and lots of fun stuff to buy to do. There will be chairs set up so you can relax, eat and enjoy the show all day long.

23rd Annual Chester Spring Craft Show
May 30 - 31, 2020; 10am - 5pm (rain or shine)
Historic Downtown Chester
134 Main Street
Gazebo Park
Chester, New Jersey 07930
Web Site
Contact: Toni Perry, Phone: 973-223-2665, Email: toni@twdirection.com
Cost: $4.00
This event features with over 160 artists around the region Attendees will get to experience a wide variety of handmade items including traditional craft, fine art and country crafts.  Find unique gifts for everyone on your shopping list as well as beautiful handcrafted furnishings for your home.
Be sure to stroll through Historic Chester and visit over 80 unique shops and eateries which are just steps away from the show. You will discover a wonderful selection of antiques, crafts, clothing, jewelry, home furnishings and accessories, gourmet pet products, confections and wonderful eateries.



June 2020 Arts and crafts Shows

Art at the Esplanade open-air Art Show
June 7, 2020; 11am - 5pm (rain ofr shine)
Mountain Lakes Esplanade
Elm Road
Mountain Lakes, NJ 07046
Web Site
Contact Email: artattheesplanade@gmail.com
Event Cost: Free
The Mountain Lakes art show is back this year for its 3rd edition. Come browse through more than 60 booths of fine artists and artisans at the open-air arts & craft show. Shop directly from emerging and established artists for original paintings, pottery pieces, jewelry, sculpture and more.

Hasbrouck Heights Street Fair
Sunday, June 7, 2020; 10am - 5pm
216 Boulevard
Hasbrouck Heights, NJ
Web Site
Contact: Cissy Gialanella, Phone: 201-998-1144, Email: events@jcpromotions.info
Event Cost: Free Admission
This family event will feature over 100 exhibitors and local merchants, concerts, live demonstrations from karate schools, dance schools, civic organizations, Children’s entertainment with a special Kids Traveling Shindig, kiddie rides, Face painters and Temporary Tattoo Artists,DJ, Karaoke, and giveaways, and food trucks. There will be 2 stages of music.  On the Hamilton Ave. stage there will be performances by local area talent.



October 2020 Arts and crafts Shows

22nd Annual Festival of Fine Craft
October 3, 4, 2020; 10 am - 5pm (rain or shine)
WheatonArts
1000 Village Drive
Millville, NJ 08332
Web Site
856-825-6800
events@wheatonarts.org
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.




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