Pasadena Arts & Crafts Show
Pasadena's largest handcraft market includes hard to find small production wines, spirits, gourmet food market, and a stunning collection of special artisan gifts.
A gift market extravaganza before the holidays --reserve wines, rare speciality foods, jewelry makers, glass workers, weavers, ceramists, clothiers and merchants. There is something interesting for everyone!
The exhibitors, who are carefully chosen –by invitation and juried application – include both traditional and contemporary artisans, high-quality merchants, and wholesale suppliers. Exhibitor List.
Workshops are offered daily, 8am - 9pm. They are taught by beadmakers & artisans, offering step-by-step instruction for all skill levels,and most include tools & materials. Topics and projects include jewelry design, polymer clay, wirework, crystal setting, bead making, art clay silver, hand knotting, mixed media, chainmaille, and enameling.
Admission is $10, good for all three days. Buy tickets online, or at the door. Open to the public, with both wholesale and retail pricing; to register as a wholesale buyer, please bring a business card and resale license. There is no admission charge for youths 17 and under.
Location and Parking
Hotel rooms are available at the Hilton Pasadena for a special rate of $169 per night. Book a room online!
The Hilton Pasadena is a quite, boutique-style hotel, located at 168 South Los Robles Ave, Pasadena, CA 91101. It is located three blocks from the historic Old Town shopping district and a short distance from Los Angeles.
Hilton Pasadena valet parking will be available for a special rate of $10 a day, with self-parking at $9 a day. Paseo Colorado Shopping Plaza, which is a five minute walk from the hotel, is $2/hour. Street parking is also available.
Apply to Exhibit
Since 1992, Bead & Design shows have promoted a wide diversity of exhibitors –with 2500 artisans and tradespeople having traveled from 50 countries to come together and exhibit their work. Bead & Design attendees are numbered in the hundreds of thousands, and growing.
We are confident that each Bead & Design show offers a dynamic business opportunity, and If you have an interest in exhibiting, Apply Online or Contact Us. Early reservation is important –exhibit space is booked in advance.