Guide to Craft Fairs
We love to shop local, and we especially love to support moms who are using their talents and gifts to provide for their families. Craft fairs are the perfect place to support moms and local businesses, find unique treasures, and get some Christmas shopping done!
Use this list of fall craft fairs for just that. We arranged them by date so that you can plan your weekends accordingly. Did we miss any local craft fairs? Please send an email to [email protected] to add local craft fairs to this list. Happy Shopping!
Dates & Hours :
Saturday, October 16: 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Sunday, October 17: 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Admission: Adult $7.00; Children (6-12 years) FREE; Discount coupon in website
Located at: Colorado Springs Event Center, 3960 Palmer Park Blvd, Colorado Springs, CO 80909
About:Shop hundreds of merchants with handcrafted goods, home décor, gourmet foods, and a little something for everyone! The festival will provide shoppers with unique gifts that cannot be found anywhere else. Featuring art, crafts, jewelry, boutique clothing, wood furniture, children’s toys, Christmas décor, and much more! In addition, there is something planned to entertain and interest the entire family – children can visit our live animal nativity scene!
Dates & Hours: Saturday, October 23: 9 am – 4:30 pm
Sunday, October 24: 10 am – 4 pm
Admission: $5 at the door(discount available on website!)
Located at: Lewis-Palmer High School 1300 Higby Rd, Monument, CO 80132
This year our annual Fall market celebrates 25 years in Monument. As one of the longest running markets on the Northern side of the Springs, it is well known and loved by locals! Come shop over 125 vendors over the two-day indoor market. Vendors are carefully selected and offer a high quality and unique shopping experience just in time for the holidays. Shop countless items…. fine art, photography, handcrafted furniture, custom home & holiday decor, boutique clothing vendors, handmade jewelry, small batch food items and SO MUCH MORE!!
Dates & Hours: November 13: 9 am – 4 pm
Dates & Hours : Saturday, November 13: Time TBA
Located at: Liberty High School, 8720 Scarborough Drive, Colorado Springs, CO
(West of Powers and North of Research)
About: Liberty High School located in Academy District 20 hosts an annual Holiday Craft Show benefiting various programs for Liberty Students and Teachers.
This Craft Show attracts over 150 vendors to showcase their wares. This fair has become one of the largest craft shows in Colorado Springs with over 1000 very creative attendees.
Dates & Hours : Saturday, November 13 – Times TBD
Located at: St Peter’s Catholic School, 124 First St, Monument, CO
About:More than 70 crafters & vendors! St. Nick’s Bake Shop goodies! Raffle Drawings! Door Prizes for Shoppers!
Dates & Hours :
Friday, November 19: 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Saturday, November 20: 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Sunday, November 21: 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Admission: $15 Friday, $10 Saturday/Sunday, Admission for children under 12 is free. Cash and credit card are accepted at the gate. Once purchased, your ticket is good for re-entry into the event all weekend.
Location: Norris Penrose Event Center, 1045 Lower Gold Camp Road
Colorado Springs, CO 80905
About: Vintage Market Days® is an upscale vintage-inspired indoor/outdoor market featuring original art, antiques, clothing, jewelry, handmade treasures, home décor, outdoor furnishings, consumable yummies, seasonal plantings and a little more. Vintage Market Days® events are so much more than a flea market. Each Vintage Market Days® event is a unique opportunity for vendors to display their talents and passions in creative venues.
Date & Time: Saturday, November 20: 9 am – 4 pm
Located at: Rampart High School, 8250 Lexington Drive, Colorado Springs CO, 80920
About: Held every November on the Saturday before Thanksgiving Break. The Rampart Craft Bazaar is the major fundraiser for the RPO. The money raised is given out as grants to teachers. Our craft bazaar is well know throughout the community and is eagerly anticipated.
Dates & Hours :
Friday 12/3: 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Saturday 12/4: 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Sunday 12/5: 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
$6.00 General Admission
$4.00 Active Military (no other coupons)
**admission good for all show dates!
Located at: Norris Penrose Event Center, 1045 Lower Gold Camp Rd #3, Colorado Springs, CO
About: The craft fair of craft fairs! This festival is one of the largest holiday celebrations in the west with shoppers who happily complete their holiday shopping early. With over 200 exhibitors the festival will provide shoppers with one-of-a-kind gifts that cannot be found anywhere else. Featuring art, crafts, jewelry, clothing, wood, music, photography, toys, Christmas décor, and much more makes this a gift buyer’s delight. There is a large gourmet food area where you can sample and purchase a wide range of food items including toffee, tea, chocolates, pasta, soups, dips, meats, coffee, jams, shortbread, chili, sauces and many more delights!
Dates & Hours : Saturday, December 4: 9 am – 4 pm
Located at: Cheyenne Mountain High School, 1200 Crest Rd, Colorado Springs, CO
About: Our fair has over 160 booths, all on one level with wide aisles providing easy access to shopping and food for anyone using wheelchairs, walkers or strollers.
Our past Holiday Fairs have included entertainment, a chance to tour a fire truck and get your picture with local heroic firefighters, our Woodland Cafe and a variety of food vendors, free childcare for shoppers, gift wrapping services, and a complimentary parking lot shuttle.
Dates and Times:
Saturday, December 5: 9am-4pm
Sunday, December 6: 10am-4pm
Located at: Doherty High School, 4515 Barnes Road, Colorado Springs, CO 80917
About: Since 1976, The Doherty High School instrumental music department has hosted it’s annual holiday craft fair. It is a fun, family oriented event featuring vendors offering hand made crafts. The fair also features a silent auction each year, and offers full concessions and a bake sale. The proceeds of the event help to fund various activities and help to purchase much needed equipment for the program.
Date & Time: Saturday, November 16 – 9 am – 4 pm
Located at: Manitou Springs High School, 401 El Monte Pl, Manitou Springs, CO 80829
Phone: (719) 685-2078
About: Our Manitou Springs High School Craft Fair is organized/sponsored by our MSHS Student Council. Students are given the opportunity to learn about business, organizing events and people skills through this venture. All Craft Fair profits support our MSHS Student Council which ultimately benefits all of our students.