Craft shows are always popular this time of year. They're a great way to support local small businesses and fellow members of the community, and you're pretty much guaranteed to find gifts that the recipient won't already have. Plus, spending a few hours walking around a craft show is sure to get you in the holiday spirit. Home decor, personalized ornaments, handcrafted jewelry, artwork, candles and more. You'll find a little of everything and something for just about everyone on your Gift List.
Here's a roundup of craft shows in Bucks County this holiday season.
Chalfont Fire Company Auxiliary Craft Show & Bake Sale
When: Saturday, October 26 from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Where: 301 North Main Street, Chalfont
Shop over 50 vendors! There will also be a Chinese auction, refreshments, homemade soup and baked goods.
30th Annual Charles Boehm Craft Show
When: Saturday, November 2 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Where: 866 Big Oak Road, Yardley
There will be over 100 juried craftspeople and artists. Each crafter/artist donates an item to be raffled. There will also be door prizes, hot drinks and food for sale in the Craft Cafe, as well as baked goods. Entrance is $2 (buy 2 tickets, get 1 free) for adults and children are free.
Conwell-Egan Fall Holiday Craft Show
When: Sunday, November 3 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Where: 611 Wistar Road, Fairless Hills
Shop over 100 vendors! Fathers Club is serving breakfast with sandwiches and omelette station, followed by hot sandwiches and homemade soups for lunch. There will also be a bake sale, basket raffles and holiday money giveaways.
William Penn Firehouse Craft Fair
When: Sunday, November 3 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Where: 123 Main Street, Hulmeville
Shop custom crafts, jewelry, holiday decor, vendors such as Lularoe, Thirty One, Scentsy and more! Bring cash for the bake sale, snack bar and raffle baskets.
Lydia's Guild Holiday Craft Show
When: November 4 through November 12 from 9:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. on weekdays and 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. on weekends. Open 9:30 p.m. to 3 p.m. on Tuesday, November 12.
Where: Aldie Mansion, 85 Dublin Pike, Doylestown
Lydia's Guild is celebrating its 37th Anniversary in 2019. This year's show will feature over 100 artisans. Admission is $4 at the door, but show that you registered at EventBrite to save $1. All return visits are free.
Holy Ghost Prep Annual Holiday Craft Show
When: Saturday, November 9 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sunday, November 10 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Where: 2429 Bristol Pike, Bensalem
This is one of the area’s most anticipated craft shows! There will be over 100 crafters offering handcrafted items, homemade baked goods, 50/50 drawings and raffle baskets.
WHS Sip and Shop Craft & Vendor Event
When: Saturday, November 9 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Where: Warminster Township Five Ponds Golf Club. 1225 West Street Road, Warminster
Come out for a fun day of holiday shopping. As you shop, enjoy a cocktail or glass of wine from the cash bar. A few of the participating vendors include: Bow Bands and Bling, Mamas K Boutique, Paparazzi Jewelry, Smart Decor and More, and Tastefully Simple.
Village Park Elementary School Holiday Craft Fair
When: Saturday, November 9 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Where: 75 Unity Drive, Fairless Hills
Santa Scott will be there in the morning to meet the little ones! Shop local crafters and vendors such as Origami Owl, Thurty-One, Heartstrings Signs and Designs, and Pampered Chef.
Merry Little Christmas Faire
When: Sunday, November 10 from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Where: Phoenix Sport Club, 301 W. Bristol Road, Feasterville
Shop over 25 vendors and crafters! There will be food to purchase, the bar will be open and games will be on.
St. James Artisan Craft and Gift Show
When: Saturday, November 16 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Where: 330 S. Bellavue Avenue, Langhorne
Shop handmade items for truly unique gifts!
Bensalem High School’s 8th Annual Craft Fair
When: Saturday, November 16 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Where: 4319 Hulmeville Road, Bensalem
Come out and begin your holiday shopping with handmade items from local crafters and artisans.
Eddington Presbyterian Church Christmas Bazaar & Craft Fair
When: Saturday, November 16 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Where: 3650 Bristol Pike, Bensalem
Open to the public and free! Direct sales vendors, one of kind handmade crafts and gifts. Breakfast & lunch available for purchase!
Holiday Shoppe at Middletown Country Club
When: Thursday, November 21 from 11 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Where: Hacker’s Pub and Grill at Middletown Country Club, 420 N. Bellevue Ave, Langhorne
Enjoy candles, crafters and cocktails! This event is hosted by Langhorne Candle Company and is a celebration of local vendors and small local businesses. All crafters are juried to guarantee one-of-a-kind products. There will be a holiday food menu available.
Archbishop Wood Craft Show
When: Friday, November 22 from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. and Saturday, November 23 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Where: 655 York Road, Warminster
The Archbishop Craft Show is one of the biggest in the area, spanning two gyms, the cafeteria, student center, lobby and hallways! Everything is handcrafted, making for truly unique gifts.
Newtown Township Parks & Recreation Holiday Bazaar & Craft Fair
When: Saturday, November 23 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Where: 100 Municipal Drive, Newtown
Find unique gifts for everyone on your list! Free entry.
Holiday Craft Show at Bishop Estate Vineyard & Winery
When: Saturday and Sunday, November 23 and 24 from noon to 5 p.m.
Where: 2730 Hilltown Pike, Perkasie
Come out to Bishop Estate Vineyard and Winery and browse through the latest holiday craft and giftware while enjoying the treasures and traditions of the past. There will also be repurposed furniture and “unique finds.” You can also visit the tasting room to samply your favorite wines while you shop for family and friends (and yourself!) On Saturday, Jamie Stem will perform live from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. and Take a Taco Food Truck will be there from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. On Sunday, Dan Ward is live from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. and Urban Pizza Food Truck will be there from noon to 5 p.m.
CB Shops at South
When: Sunday, November 24 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Where: Central Bucks High School South, 1100 Folly Road, Warrington
Enjoy vendors, crafts, raffle baskets and silent auctions. Your $5 admission and any other proceeds benefits CB South music programs.
Cornwells Fire Company 4th Annual Holiday Shopping Spree
When: Saturday, November 30 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Where: 2049 Bristol Pike, Bensalem
Shop local crafters and vendors while supporting the Cornwells Fire Company. Just a few of the confirmed vendors include: Pink Zebra, Usborne Books, Scentsy, Pampered Chef, Tastefully Simple, Mark Kay, Thirty One and Honey Bees Bath Bombs.
Churchville Nature Center’s 3rd Annual Holiday Craft Fair
When: Sunday, December 1 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Where: 501 Churchville Lane, Churchville
This event will feature all handcrafted items for unique holiday gifts.
Emilie United Methodist Annual Breakfast with Santa and Vendor & Craft Fair
When: Saturday, December 7 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Where: 7300 New Falls Road, Levittown
Enjoy breakfast with Santa from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. for $7 (adults) and $5 (kids 12 and under). Bring your own camera to take free photos with Santa. Proceeds benefit Boy Scout Troop 102. At the same time, there will be a Craft & Vendor Fair to benefit the 2020 Youth Mission Trip. The Youth Group will also be wrapping gifts! Bring your gifts (from the fair OR from home!) and the Youth Group will wrap them for you for whatever you'd like to donate.
Bensalem United Methodist Church’s Holiday Tea Room & Craft Show
When: Saturday, December 7 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Where: 4300 Hulmeville Road, Bensalem
Shop over 40 creative vendors at this annual event. Tea Room will be serving at 11, 12 and 1.
Saint Andrew School’s 3rd Annual Christmas Festival
When: Saturday, December 7 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Where: 51 Wrights Road, Newtown
This day-long event is fun for the whole family! Enjoy food trucks, photos with Santa, raffle baskets and a Vendor Village with handmade crafts, jewelry and more.
Pen Ryn Christmas Craft Show
When: Friday, December 6 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. and Saturday, December 7 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Where: 235 S. Olds Boulevard, Fairless Hills
This 2 day event not only has over 65 crafters and vendors, yummy baked goods and raffles but supports the school in a big way. Pick up that one of a kind Christmas gift or just get yourself something special.
Fallsington Library 3rd Annual Holiday Craft Fair
When: Saturday, December 7 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Where: 139 Yardley Avenue, Fallsington
Shop from over 15 vendors featuring a wide array of beautifully handcrafted items. This is a fundraiser supporting the Fallsington Library.
Quakertown High School 2019 Holiday Fest & Craft Fair
When: Saturday, December 14 from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Where: 600 Park Avenue, Quakertown
Get in the holiday spirit while doing some shopping! There will be over 80 crafters and vendors, holiday music performances, and lots of delicious food. Stop by the Kids Fun Zone ($6 admission) to decorate a sugar cookie, make cards, get a temporary tattoo and make a bag of Reindeer Food. Get a holiday photo with Santa, pick up a fresh wreath to decorate in the instructor-led DIY room, and just have a great time with the family!