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Traverse City Area Art Fairs & Craft Shows

The Traverse City area has several arts and crafts fairs scheduled throughout the year. Here, you can find many unique artistic and handcrafted items for your own home or for gift-giving.

In the summertime, artists and crafters often offer their creations for sale in the beautiful outdoor settings of Northwestern Michigan. During the fall, they move to indoor locations, often schools or community centers.

Many talented people from near and far offer their arts and crafts for sale at these venues.

Here's a schedule of arts & crafts shows scheduled in the Traverse City area:

May 2024

  • 3rd – Downtown Art Walk, Downtown Traverse City, 4-7pm
  • 18th – Outdoor Craft & Vendor Show- The Village at Grand Traverse Commons- 1200 W. 11th St., Traverse City, 10am-3pm. Register at fareharbor.com.
  • 25th – Elk Rapids Arts & Crafts Show, River Street, Elk Rapids,  10am-3pm. Register at elkrapidschamber.org.
  • TBA – Spring Art Market, Denos Museum Center- 1701 E. Front St., Traverse City, 9:30am-4pm

June 2024

  • 15th – Old Town Arts & Crafts Fair, Union Street between 6th & 8th Streets, Traverse City, 10am-5pm. Register by clicking here.
  • 30th – National Cherry Festival Arts & Crafts Fair, The Village at Grand Traverse Commons- 1200 W. 11th St., Traverse City, 9am-5pm
  • TBA – Arts & Crafts Show, Open Space Park- 111 E. Grandview Pkwy, Traverse City, 10am-5pm

July 2024

  • 13th – Elk Rapids Arts & Crafts Show, River Street, Elk Rapids, 10am-4pm. Register at elkrapidschamber.org.
  • TBA– Crooked Tree Art Fair, Crooked Tree Art Center- 322 Sixth St., Traverse City, 9am-4pm

August 2024

  • 2nd – Harbor Days Arts & Craft Show, River Street, Elk Rapids, 10am-4pm. Register at elkrapidschamber.org.
  • 10th – Outdoor Craft & Vendor Show- The Village at Grand Traverse Commons- 1200 W. 11th St., Traverse City, 10am-3pm. Register at fareharbor.com.
  • 17th – Downtown Art Fair, Downtown Cass St., Traverse City, 10am-5pm. Register here.
  • 31st– Elk Rapids Arts & Crafts Show, River Street, Elk Rapids, 10am-4pm. Register at elkrapidschamber.org.
  • TBA – Rubber Ducky Festival Arts & Crafts Show, Downtown Bellaire, 10am-4pm

October 2024

  • 5th – Harvest Festival Craft Show/ Flea Market, Downtown Bellaire, 10am-4pm. Register at bellairechamber.org.
  • 5th – Outdoor Craft & Vendor Show- The Village at Grand Traverse Commons- 1200 W. 11th St., Traverse City, 10am-3pm. Register at fareharbor.com.
  • TBA – Craft Show at Trinity Lutheran Church- 1003 Maple St., Traverse City, 9am-3pm

November 2024

  • 2nd – Holiday Gift Fair at 5780 Shanty Creek Rd., Bellaire, 10am-3pm. Register at bellairechamber.org.
  • TBA – Long Lake Craft Show at Long Lake Elementary School- 7600 N. Long Lake Rd., Traverse City, 9am-3pm
  • TBA– Traverse City West Senior High Arts & Crafts Show at 5376 N. Long Lake Rd. Traverse City, 10am-3pm

December 2024

  • TBA – Holiday Gift Fair from 10am-3pm at Shanty Creek Resort- 5780 Shanty Creek Rd., Bellaire

Stay tuned for the most updated info on Traverse City Arts & Crafts Shows!

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