Events

Ingenuity Fest Cleveland
Sep
22
to Sep 24

Ingenuity Fest Cleveland

  • Ingenuity Cleveland 2016 (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

IngenuityFest is BACK folks! Come out for the 13th annual festival of the weird, wacky, beautiful, and inspiring from September 22-24, 2017. What will you find exactly? We have art installations, maker exhibits, interactive activities, local foods and artisan vendors, music, dance performances, and everything in between! 

Tickets are $5 for general admission or $10 for a weekend pass - kids 12 and under are FREE! 

Festival Hours are as follows: 
Friday: 5pm - 1am
Saturday: 12pm - 1am
Sunday: 12pm - 5pm

We'll be back at The Hamilton Collaborative in Saint Clair Superior - the former site of the Osborn Manufacturing Company!

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Night Market Cleveland
Sep
29
5:00pm 5:00pm

Night Market Cleveland

FINAL FRIDAYS

 

THE EVENT SERIES NIGHT MARKET CLEVELAND IS A DYNAMIC NIGHTTIME EXPERIENCE WHICH CONNECTS PEOPLE TO THE DISTINCTIVE CULTURE, COMMUNITY AND CREATIVITY OF THE ST. CLAIR SUPERIOR, CAMPUS AND ASIATOWN DISTRICTS, TO ANIMATE A CREATIVE ECONOMY, SPARK INTEREST AND INSPIRE FURTHER EXPLORATION.

The series is a balanced mash-up of farmer’s market, meets maker’s market, meets food festival, meets entertainment series, with each aspect pulling from local and regional talent and treasure.

 

 

CELEBRATING CULTURAL DIVERSITY

Night Market Cleveland is a community event that was inspired by many of the current neighborhood members who were interested in sharing their cultural heritage for all of Cleveland to experience.

 

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC  FREE

Come connect with community, culture and creativity with the authentic variety of sites and sounds at Night Market Cleveland, and experience life at night!

 

SOMETHING FOR EVERYONE

Kid-friendly, Family-friendly, Pet-friendly.This event has something for everyone to enjoy.

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Holiday Mart by Weaver Industries @ Summit Co. Fairgrounds
Nov
11
to Nov 12

Holiday Mart by Weaver Industries @ Summit Co. Fairgrounds

  • Summit County Fairgounds Arena (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Holiday Mart, Weaver Industies' annual craft show, has grown into one of the largest and most prestigious juried shows in Ohio.

NOW IN ITS 43RD YEAR, HOLIDAY MART BOASTS:

  • Over 175 vendors. Each vendor goes through a rigorous product evaluation process to ensure that all items truly showcase handmade, artisan creativity and expertise.
  • There will be a photographer onsite for pictures with Santa!
  • Concessions are available.
  • Admission is $5.
  • Parking is free.
  • Strollers are welcome.
  • Our show floor is accessible!

THE 2017 HOLIDAY MART WILL BE HELD:

Saturday (9:00AM to 4:00PM) and Sunday (10:00AM to 3:00PM), November 11th and 12th at the Summit County Fair Grounds Arena (229 East Howe Avenue in Tallmadge, OH).

BAD WEATHER?

No problem! It's a warm "winter wonderland" indoors at Holiday Mart! A free shuttle service is provided to get you from your vehicle into the show and out of the cold quickly!

Proceeds from Holiday Mart are used to support Weaver Industries’ mission of providing vocational training and employment opportunities to individuals with disabilities.

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Craftin' Outlaws Holiday Showdown
Nov
11
to Nov 12

Craftin' Outlaws Holiday Showdown

  • Columbus Convention Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Craftin' Outlaws returns for a 2 day craft show holiday bananza! 
That's right we return November 11th - 12th for two days of creative goodness. 

Join 100 Craftin' Outlaws who will be taking over the Greater Columbus Convention Center with DIY attitude. Shop the best of handmade from vendors all over the midwest and find unique gifts for everyone on your list. 

Allow the spirit of the season and inspiration from our Outlaws to get you feeling creative with DIY experiences. 
~ Make and Takes - create quick crafts
~ Workshops - get more hands on and learn a new skill. Sign up needed.

Want to shop early and beat the crowds? Outlaw super fans can grab Early Bird tickets which offers hardcore shoppers handmade goods before the general public. Early Bird passes range from $15 - $25, and anyone purchasing Early Bird passes will receive a screen printed Outlaws tote by Alison Rose, complimentary coat check and coffee, plus the option of a handmade gift.

General admission is FREE from 12PM - 6PM and is open to Outlaws of all ages. As always, enjoy a cash bar, grab lunch from the food court and support local charities through handmade raffles. 

~ Craftin' Outlaws was established in 2005 with the mission of exposing the public to an alternative to mass produced products and to support local indie artists, crafters, and designers. Craftin' Outlaws, the largest and longest running of its kind in Ohio, is THE place to be whether a vendor or shopper. Now in it's 12th year, Craftin' Outlaws is an annual 'alternative' craft fair held in Columbus, Ohio. Craftin' Outlaws embraces the same methods and techniques that have been used for years, but are putting a modern twist to it.

Visit www.craftinoutlaws.com for all the details!

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I-X Christmas Connection
Nov
17
to Nov 19

I-X Christmas Connection

Kick off the Holiday shopping season at the 32st Annual I-X Christmas Connection!

From November 17th to the 19th at the I-X Center, explore over 600 booths filled with crafts and unique gifts, letting you find the perfect present for everyone on your list! Enjoy live festive entertainment, visit with Santa and reminisce with movies from Christmas past!

Show Hours:
Friday, November 17: 10 AM - 8 PM
Saturday, November 18: 10 AM - 8PM
Sunday, November 19: 10 AM - 6PM

Ticket information coming soon!

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I Made It! For the Holidays 2017
Nov
24
to Nov 25

I Made It! For the Holidays 2017

  • 630 East Waterfront Drive Homestead, PA, 15120 United States (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Save the date for I Made It! for the Holidays happening on November 24 (Black Friday) & November 25 (Small Business Saturday) from 10 am - 6 pm inside the former Office Depot space beside Michael's Craft Store at the Waterfront in Homestead.  

This event is free to attend and will feature 90 regional artists selling all handmade wares for the holidays, hands-on crafting, and more! 

Applications to be published to our website at imadeitmarket.com soon. They will be sent out to our Maker Mail list first. Find that list here: bit.ly/imimakermail

Friday 10a-6p

Saturday 10a-6p

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Crafty Mart Holiday Show
Nov
25
10:00am10:00am

Crafty Mart Holiday Show

Crafty Mart will be hosting vendors in Musica, Summit Artspace and at the Akron Art Museum. Basically, we'll be taking over downtown Akron for an amazing Small Business Saturday! What a way to kick off your holiday shopping experience. 

Hours: Saturday 10-6 pm

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Last Call at Goodyear Hall Presented by Crafty Mart
Dec
17
2:00pm 2:00pm

Last Call at Goodyear Hall Presented by Crafty Mart

"Last Call at Goodyear Hall" will consist of a Christmas Ale tasting from local brewers and a handmade market for last minute holiday gifts. The first hour of the show (from 1-2pm) will be for ticketholders only, and then the market will be free and open to the public from 2-6pm. Anyone who didn't purchase a ticket for the beer fest can purchase a $5 tasting glass and individual tickets for beer pours.

 

2p-6p

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Grove City Arts in the Alley
Sep
16
to Sep 17

Grove City Arts in the Alley

The 38th annual Arts in the Alley Music and Arts Festival is hosted by the Grove City Area Chamber of Commerce and features more than 100 juried exhibitors displaying fine art, photography, jewelry, crafts, fabric art, glass work, pottery and wood creations. Festivities include a parade to kick off the event on Saturday morning (9:30am), a variety of musical entertainment throughout the weekend, food vendors, and a Kids Fun Street.

Saturday, September 16: 10am-8pm
Sunday, September 17: 11am-5pm

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Art in the Park
Sep
9
to Sep 10

Art in the Park

 Don’t miss out this year!!  This festival is located in one of Kent’s most beautiful parks, Fred Fuller Park located right on Middlebury Rd.  Minutes from downtown Kent, spend a day here and visit all the new happenings around town.  This event has something for everyone, talented artists, gourmet foods, live music on 2 stages, children’s art area, a youth artist tent, Sylvia Coogan Scholarship silent auction, demonstrations throughout the 2 days, friendly staff and free admission and free parking.

 

Saturday 10a-6p

Sunday 11a-5p

 

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Cleveland Bazaar @ Market Square
Sep
2
10:00am10:00am

Cleveland Bazaar @ Market Square

Shop with our talented local handmade vendors, grab groceries at the West Side Market or lunch on West 25th... We'll be in the park first and third Saturdays all summer long -- click "going" on our events, or subscribe to our event calendar on FB to stay in the loop. Follow us on Instagram at @clebazaar for vendor previews, contests and more. 

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Night Market Cleveland
Aug
25
5:00pm 5:00pm

Night Market Cleveland

FINAL FRIDAYS

 

THE EVENT SERIES NIGHT MARKET CLEVELAND IS A DYNAMIC NIGHTTIME EXPERIENCE WHICH CONNECTS PEOPLE TO THE DISTINCTIVE CULTURE, COMMUNITY AND CREATIVITY OF THE ST. CLAIR SUPERIOR, CAMPUS AND ASIATOWN DISTRICTS, TO ANIMATE A CREATIVE ECONOMY, SPARK INTEREST AND INSPIRE FURTHER EXPLORATION.

The series is a balanced mash-up of farmer’s market, meets maker’s market, meets food festival, meets entertainment series, with each aspect pulling from local and regional talent and treasure.

 

 

CELEBRATING CULTURAL DIVERSITY

Night Market Cleveland is a community event that was inspired by many of the current neighborhood members who were interested in sharing their cultural heritage for all of Cleveland to experience.

 

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC  FREE

Come connect with community, culture and creativity with the authentic variety of sites and sounds at Night Market Cleveland, and experience life at night!

 

SOMETHING FOR EVERYONE

Kid-friendly, Family-friendly, Pet-friendly.This event has something for everyone to enjoy.

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Beachland's Rockin' Flea Market
Aug
19
10:00am10:00am

Beachland's Rockin' Flea Market

This year’s bigger and better event series has grown into an indoor and outdoor market in The Beachland Ballroom and parking lot. Featuring more than 40 local vendors, music lovers can shop for vintage wares, clothing, records, music memorabilia, and more. A full bar with special patio seating will be open all day with live music and food specials for guests to enjoy.

FREE ADMISSION

August 19th will feature live music from DJ Peter PleasureCruiseThe Elephants, and MyTh and Company.

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Flats Festival of the Arts
Aug
18
to Aug 20

Flats Festival of the Arts

  • East Bank Flats Cleveland (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Flats East Bank will host Cleveland’s second annual Flats Festival of the Arts this August! Notable local and national artists will exhibit and sell their work by Cleveland’s waterfront, Aug. 19-20. 

Exciting new additions to the festival will include the event being free of charge to the public and the collaboration with Downtown Cleveland Alliance’s SPARX City Hop 2017

Flats Festival of the Arts will then be open to the public for the entire weekend Aug. 19-20 as patrons enjoy the unique craftsmanship of each artist featured throughout the Flats East Bank. From ceramics to woodwork, to photography and painting, there will be hundreds of artists displaying their work from around the country.  

The Festival will also feature many of the region's most talented musicians and dancers. A wide selection of food and beverages will be available including Flats East Bank's onsite dining and entertainment establishments.

Bites, Booze & Boogie is the offical kick-off party for Flats Festival of the Arts. Their event will be August 18, 2017 from 6:30 p.m. to 12 a.m. For more information about the event visit Bites, Booze & Boogie.

Flats Festival of the Arts Hours: 

Saturday, Aug. 19 - 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. 

Sunday, Aug. 20 - 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. 

Flats Festival of the Arts will support Cleveland School of the Arts, a specialty arts school in the Cleveland Metropolitan School District for students grades 9-12, and H.E.L.P., a nonprofit organization devoted to developing a pathway for children living in rural regions of Africa. H.E.L.P will also kick off the event festivities with Bites, Booze, and Boogie their annual fundraiser event on Friday, August 18. 

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An Affair on the Square in Medina
Aug
13
11:00am11:00am

An Affair on the Square in Medina

This is the 25th year for this popular show of handmade crafts on the beautiful historical square of Medina, Ohio. The square will be abuzz with over 130 craft artists, food trucks and delightful jazz music. Kids should stop by the Craft Booth and make a free craft or get their faces painted. FREE ADMISSION!

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Akron Ale Fest
Aug
12
1:00pm 1:00pm

Akron Ale Fest

Details

The Akron Ale Fest showcases the emerging craft breweries of Akron and the region alongside food trucks, exciting cuisine, and local artwork.

Lock 15 Brewing Co.
Lockport Brewery
HiHO Brewing Co
Wadsworth Brewing Company
McAurthur's Brew House
Sibling Revelry Brewing
Magic City Brewing Company
Hansa Brewery
Terrestrial Brewing Company
MadCap Brew Co
Aqueduct Brewing
R.Shea Brewing
BirdFish Brewing Co
Thirsty Dog Brewing Co
Ohio Brewing Company
Royal Docks Brewing Co.
Butcher and the Brewer
Mucky Duck Brewing Co.



Sign up for our Newsletter to keep up to date on what breweries are bringing to the event, special ticket offers, and other offerings.
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Check out the website:
https://akronalefest.com/

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Warehouse District Street Festival
Aug
6
12:00pm12:00pm

Warehouse District Street Festival

12 Noon to 8 PM

FREE Admission.

Featuring live music, delicious food from neighborhood restaurants and bars, an art show, art demonstrations, residential open houses, children's activities, unique street performers, appearances by Jasmine Dragons Aerialists, Cleveland's Cutest Dog Contest & Fashion Show, a variety of vendors and much more!  This year's entertainment schedule will include great local musicians, food and vendors from across the region.  Over 12,000 people attend the event each year.  

The event is supported in part by the residents of Cuyahoga County through a public grant from Cuyahoga Arts & Culture.

Artists interested in applying for the art show component of the event can download an application here.  Businesses interested in learning about Festival sponsorship opportunities should contact Historic Warehouse District Development Corporation staff here, and note what type of business they represent.  

Discussions with neighborhood stakeholders are currently in progress to determine exactly what the festival will look like this year, and we will keep your information on hand until everything is set to book. We thank you for your interest in the Warehouse District Street Festival!

For further information, phone 216.344.3937.

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Chardon Arts Festival
Aug
6
10:00am10:00am

Chardon Arts Festival

The Chardon Square Association’s annual Arts Festival is held on the first Sunday of August on beautiful, historic Chardon Square. This juried, outdoor show is free to attend and will host over 100 artists both local and out of state, providing a wonderful opportunity for a day of shopping and dining in a park like-setting. It is estimated that 5,000 people enjoy this beautiful show each year.

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Cleveland Bazaar @ Market Square
Aug
5
10:00am10:00am

Cleveland Bazaar @ Market Square

Shop with our talented local handmade vendors, grab groceries at the West Side Market or lunch on West 25th... We'll be in the park first and third Saturdays all summer long -- click "going" on our events, or subscribe to our event calendar on FB to stay in the loop. Follow us on Instagram at @clebazaar for vendor previews, contests and more. 

#madebyhands 
#clevelandbazaar 
#since2004

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Lakewood Arts Festival
Aug
5
10:00am10:00am

Lakewood Arts Festival

The 40th Annual Lakewood Arts Festival will take place on Saturday, August 5, 2017 from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Detroit Avenue. This year's festival is a juried exhibition of all media in fine arts and crafts and will feature over 160 artists from across the country and over 30 additional booths operated by various not-for-profit organizations and offering food, beverages, products and activities for children. In addition, live music will be performed throughout the day at City Center Park, located at Cook and Detroit Avenues.

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Night Market Cleveland
Jul
28
5:00pm 5:00pm

Night Market Cleveland

FINAL FRIDAYS

 

THE EVENT SERIES NIGHT MARKET CLEVELAND IS A DYNAMIC NIGHTTIME EXPERIENCE WHICH CONNECTS PEOPLE TO THE DISTINCTIVE CULTURE, COMMUNITY AND CREATIVITY OF THE ST. CLAIR SUPERIOR, CAMPUS AND ASIATOWN DISTRICTS, TO ANIMATE A CREATIVE ECONOMY, SPARK INTEREST AND INSPIRE FURTHER EXPLORATION.

The series is a balanced mash-up of farmer’s market, meets maker’s market, meets food festival, meets entertainment series, with each aspect pulling from local and regional talent and treasure.

 

 

CELEBRATING CULTURAL DIVERSITY

Night Market Cleveland is a community event that was inspired by many of the current neighborhood members who were interested in sharing their cultural heritage for all of Cleveland to experience.

 

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC  FREE

Come connect with community, culture and creativity with the authentic variety of sites and sounds at Night Market Cleveland, and experience life at night!

 

SOMETHING FOR EVERYONE

Kid-friendly, Family-friendly, Pet-friendly.This event has something for everyone to enjoy.

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Beachland's Rockin' Flea Market
Jul
22
10:00am10:00am

Beachland's Rockin' Flea Market

This year’s bigger and better event series has grown into an indoor and outdoor market in The Beachland Ballroom and parking lot. Featuring more than 40 local vendors, music lovers can shop for vintage wares, clothing, records, music memorabilia, and more. A full bar with special patio seating will be open all day with live music and food specials for guests to enjoy.

FREE ADMISSION

On July 22nd, live music will be performed by a showcase of local Collinwood favorites.  

LIVE MUSIC BY:
Salt Sinclair
John McGrail 
Sands & Hearn

The Cleveland Animal Protective League will be here with their adoptable dogs and kittens. Even if you’re not looking to adopt, come hang out for some pet therapy!

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Cleveland Bazaar in Market Square
Jul
15
10:00am10:00am

Cleveland Bazaar in Market Square

Shop with our talented local handmade vendors, grab groceries at the West Side Market or lunch on West 25th... We'll be in the park first and third Saturdays all summer long -- click "going" on our events, or subscribe to our event calendar on FB to stay in the loop. Follow us on Instagram at @clebazaar for vendor previews, contests and more. 

#madebyhands 
#clevelandbazaar 
#since2004

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