Craft Festival in Downtown Dunedin Kicks Off Holiday Shopping Season

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Original & Affordable Crafts – Unique Gift Items – Alternative to Crowded Mall Shopping

This weekend, November 17th & 18th, 2012, the 20th Annual Downtown Dunedin Craft Festival is coming to town, specifically on Main Street.

In our ongoing effort to support the Arts and the local economy, this free event which is open to the public, will be a great alternative to those who dread the thought of shopping in crowded malls , especially during the holiday season!

Craft Festival in Dunedin

This two day juried gallery style event showcases original handmade crafts and gift items priced to suit all budgets.  The festival presents holiday shoppers with a head start on their holiday shopping and an alternative to crowded malls, all in a fabulous outdoor setting. This high-end juried event showcases the work of 100 of the finest local and national crafters who will line their booths along Main Street in downtown Dunedin. A Green Market will offer festival goers a broad selection of exotic plants, as well as dips and other gourmet items. The City of Dunedin, Florida sponsors the festival.

Festival At-A-Glance

  • 20th Annual Downtown Dunedin Craft Festival
  • November 17 – 18, Saturday & Sunday, 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
  • Main Street in Downtown Dunedin
  • Juried outdoor craft showcase
  • Original crafts – Handmade in America
  • Alternative option to holiday shopping in crowded malls.
  • Unique and affordable gift items
  • 100 crafters from 30 different states
  • Prices set to suit all budgets – ranging from as little as $3 to $3,000
  • Crafters hand-selected from hundreds of applicants
  • All crafters on site for duration of festival
  • Green Market offering a wide variety of quality plants including exotics as well as dips and gourmet items.
  • Sponsored by the City of Dunedin
  • Vast array of craft media:
    • Folk art
    • Pottery
    • Handmade jewelry
    • Paintings
    • Personalized gifts
    • Handmade clothing
    • Scented soaps
    • Body products and much more

Special thanks to our sponsors Costco, Cadillac, Florida Home Improvement Associates and The St. Petersburg Times.

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About Howard Alan Events

For nearly three decades, Howard Alan and American Craft Endeavors have allowed more than 10,000 artists to exhibit their original work to millions across The United States. When our company began, our art and craft shows showcased a handful of exhibitors. Today, a typical Howard Alan or American Craft Endeavors event features 100-300 talented artists and fine crafters. No matter where you are, you are sure to find one of our stellar events nearby. Our shows take us to destinations like Aspen, Chicago, Alexandria, Vail, and Fort Lauderdale…just to name a few! Our great outdoor venues, fantastic crafters, and talented artists allow us to consistently be ranked among the top art and craft shows in the country. Visit a show and see for yourself why we are the very best!

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