PRICE: $8 Adults; Free for children under 14
TIME: 10:00 am - 07:00 pm
High quality designers, artists and crafters from as far away as Pennsylvania and Maine will sell jewelry, pottery, weaving and textiles, woodworking, furniture, photography, clothing, candles, soaps, and other creative holiday gifts. Several will present live demonstrations as they create their items. The event is presented by North East Expos, Inc., which produces the annual Connecticut Flower & Garden Show every February, in conjunction with the Connecticut Convention Center.
This year's Hartford Artisan & Fine Crafts Showcase will be held during the same days as the annual Open Studio Hartford Weekend, offering shoppers the ability to visit numerous gift locations on a single weekend. The Connecticut Convention Center will be a stop on a free Open Studio shuttle bus to run November 11 and 12, continuously from 11 a.m. to 5:15 p.m.