Crafts Fair

Annual Holiday Crafts Fair

Discover handmade pottery, glass, jewelry, wood, fiber arts items and more at the Crafts Center’s 36th annual Holiday Crafts Fair! Meet the artists, enjoy complimentary refreshments and shop for unique items for yourself or the special people on your holiday gift list.  Scroll down for information on how to apply for a booth in the Crafts Fair.


Saturday, November 20, 2021

10:00am – 5:00pm


The Crafts Center Thompson Hall 210 Jensen Drive Raleigh, NC 27606 Get directions and parking information »


Admission is $3 per person [children under age 10 free] and FREE for NC State students with ID.  Supported by NC State University Foundation 

Who can participate?

The Crafts Fair is a way for Crafts Center artists to showcase their work. We provide this opportunity to artists who are active and ongoing participants in Crafts Center classes, studios, events and activities. All work must be created by the exhibitor and produced in some part at the Crafts Center.

To participate as a Crafts Fair Vendor, you must be:
>  A student in a class or workshop
>  An active studio member
>  An annual member
>  An active instructor [active within the last two calendar years]

How do I sign up for a booth?

The application period for the 2021 Crafts Fair has ended.  If you missed the application deadline but would like to place your name on the waitlist, please email

Can I volunteer?

Yes! Crafts Center members & instructors, NCSU students, faculty & staff may sign up to be a volunteer fair helper by e-mailing