Weekend Fun -7/22 - 7/25

Woohoo, it's about time for another exciting Arts & Crafts weekend, and that's just what we have on our hands! Check out all these exciting events going on around the metroplex.

North Texas Institute Craft Fair

July 24th, 2010
9:00AM to 5:00PM
July 25th, 2010
11:00AM to 5:00PM

Goodwill's NE Tarrant Business Opportunities Center
880 Mustang Dr.
Grapevine, Texas 76051

"The North Texas Institute Craft Fair (or NTI Craft Fair) is a two-day art and craft fair to be held July 24 and 25, 2010, in Grapevine, Texas. The event will feature the work of many artists, crafters, and designers that hand-craft a variety of goods. There will also be a few vendors like Scentsy and Homemade Gourmet."

Craft For A Cure - Craft & Bake Show

July 24th, 2010
9:00AM to 5:00PM

Van Community Center
310 Chestnut St.
Van, TX

"Craft for a Cure is open to all crafters, artists, and bakers. The show is put together by two cousins to raise money for Susan G. Komen 3 Day for the Cure. All proceeds from the booth and table fees will go towards charity, as well as any funds raised from the raffle."

Shakespeare in the Park

Every day from June 16th to July 24th, excluding Mondays
Gates open at 6:45PM
Performances start at 8:15PM

Samuell Grand Amphitheatre
Dallas, TX

Shakespeare in the Park will be preforming 3 different productions throughout the summer: Cymbeline, The Comedy of Errors, and The Two Gentlemen of Verona. Enjoy their lovely open air amphitheater and check out lots of really cool wares from local artists and crafters before the show and during intermission!

More information about the shows and tickets can be found at their site here.

July 22nd and July 24th, 2010
9:00AM to 2:00PM

Historic Downtown Grapevine

"You can find an eclectic array of items at Grapevine Market, including the finest handmade jewelry, distinctive home d├ęcor, quality antiques, and more. Peruse the unique displays and indulge in something special."

Do you know about a weekend event that we are missing here? Shoot me an email at and I will get it added asap!

1 comment:

  1. The North Texas Institute Craft Fair was beyond terrible. We only saw 30-40 people all weekend that were not either vendors or volunteers for Goodwill. I think only 3 or 4 vendors even made back their booth fees. Run far, far away from this event.