Spring has sprung and now it’s time to freshen up your décor and style with some nifty handmade goods from a craft fair! Edmonton has amazing fairs that feature local artisans with creations that range from the traditional to the eclectic. Check ’em out:
1. Butterdome Craft Sale | May 4–6
Hundreds of Canadian crafters, artists, and designers display their wares, including everything from home decor to artwork to children’s clothing and toys to accessories, and so much more!
University of Alberta | 116 St. & 85 Ave. | 780-492-3111
2. Royal Bison Craft & Art Fair | May 11–13
Browse the beautiful boutique-like displays from independent vendors selling unique handmade clothing, jewellery, accessories, artwork, toys, and magazines. The fair welcomes all that is weird and eclectic from across western Canada (and some from the western United States)!
Old Strathcona Performing Arts Centre | 8426 Gateway Blvd. | 780-436-6606
3. Etsy Made in Canada | May 19 & 20
On the Spot Pop-Ups hosts an eclectic pop-up market with an amazing collection of 115 local makers, artists, photographers, designers, and chefs. Enjoy live music, entertainment, and an on-site concession while you shop!
Alberta Aviation Museum | 11410 Kingsway Ave. | 780-451- 1175