It's that time of year when the yard sales disappear but the craft fairs are out in full force.  Local Maine craftspeople are sharing their wares with the holiday season right around the corner hoping to get some of your holiday spending cash for gift giving.

Below are upcoming craft fairs in the Bangor area this weekend.  Click on the event name to get to the Facebook event for more information and updates.  Happy shopping!

Saturday, November 16th

ZONTA Holiday Marketplace at the Brewer Auditorium
Runs both Saturday and Sunday, November 16th + 17th
Starts at 9 AM
Facebook Event Description: "Annual Zonta craft fair raising money for women worldwide. Come and support a good cause and local vendors at the same time.. This is a large craft fair where you will find very unique items."

 

Craft Fair in Newburgh at 2220 Western Avenue
8 AM - 2 PM
Facebook Event Description: " Wood Crafts, Small Wood Furniture Items, Doll Clothes, Knitted Items, Papercut Lightboxes, Faux Stained Glass, Jewelry, Scentsy, Collectibles, Art Prints, Wooden Snowmen, Custom T-shirts, Wood Bowls, Quilted Items, Variety of Handmade wallets and bags. Not all crafters/vendors will take cards, so remember to bring your shopping money. Also we will be doing a raffle that day with the proceeds going to the Newburgh Veteran Memorial Fund. We will have some concessions available that day as well."

Hammond Street Holiday Fair at the Hammond Street Congregational Church
8 AM - 1 PM
Facebook Event Description: "Hammond Street Congregational Church's popular annual event is back for 2019 with bargains galore. Our Holiday Fair offers something for everyone: homemade crafts, delicious candy, cookies, assorted baked goods, preserves and pickles, jewelry, lots of books, a silent auction, a fresh wreath booth (pre-orders will guarantee you will get one) and more!  Don’t forget the Fish Chowder & Chili Luncheon which starts at 11:00 with take-out available.  Get a jump on your holiday shopping for less, while supporting Hammond Street's scholarships for young summer campers and outreach and social justice initiatives locally and around the globe."

Holiday Craft Fair at The Commons at Central Hall in Dover-Foxcroft
10 AM - 2 PM
Facebook Event Description: "Local crafters and businesses- gift wrapping station- food and raffle! All proceeds to benefit the Slightly Off Center Players at Center Theatre!"

 

Sunday, November 17th

ZONTA Holiday Marketplace at the Brewer Auditorium
Runs both Saturday and Sunday, November 16th + 17th
Starts at 9 AM
Facebook Event Description: "Annual Zonta craft fair raising money for women worldwide. Come and support a good cause and local vendors at the same time.. This is a large craft fair where you will find very unique items."