Ten Thousand Villages sale
October 20 & 21
Ten Thousand Villages International Fair Trade Gift sales have crafts from over 30 countries. Sales take place at Park Royal United Church, 11 Christie Dr, Charlottetown, on September 22 from 11 am–8 pm and September 23 from 10 am–4 pm; Gordon Memorial United Church Hall, 396 Church St, Alberton, October 20 from 10 am–8 pm and October 21 from 9 am–3 pm; and St. Mary’s Parish Hall, 66 Main St, Souris, October 20 from 2–8 pm and October 21 from 10 am–4 pm. Admission is free. www.tenthousandvillages.ca
Kirk Ceilidh Fair and Luncheon
St. James Presbyterian Church’s annual fall fair and luncheon, known as the Kirk Ceilidh, takes place 10 am–1 pm on October 28, at the church, located on the corner of Fitzroy and Pownal Sts, Charlottetown. Upstairs, admission to the sale is free and includes a bake table, deli table, handcrafted items, a treasures/re-gifting table, used books, plants and dried flowers, jewelry and more. Downstairs, enjoy an eat-in luncheon, which includes fish or clam chowder, a biscuit, tea or coffee and dessert. Diners may also choose a gluten-free vegetarian soup. For advance tickets to the luncheon or info, contact the church office at 892-2839. Funds raised go to upkeep at historical St. James Presbyterian Church and its community programs.
Lovely Witches Gothic Market
The Lovely Witches Club first Gothic Market is happening October 28 in Memorial Hall at Confederation Centre of the Arts, Charlottetown. The Market takes place 11 am to 5 pm for all ages. Come check out the booths of witchy wares and treats created by local artisans. You’ll find loads of unique gifts for the lovely witches in your life. Patti Larsen, co-head witch, will be signing books and Lovely Witches Club merchandise will be available. There will be entertainment and creative demons for people of all ages. Becca Griffin of Cat’s Pajamas Productions will tell spooky stories to kids in the morning. There will be fortune tellers on hand. www.lovelywitchesclub.com
Bluefield High School Band Craft Fair
November 3 & 4
Bluefield High School will be hosting their annual Christmas Craft Fair on November 3 from 5:30–9 pm and November 4 from 10 am–5 pm at 924 Colville Road, Hampshire. Admission at the door. Children under 12 enter for free. There are a variety of vendors featuring handcrafted items, baked goods, decorations and more. There will be door prizes, a canteen and musical entertainment from the Bluefield Band Students. All proceeds support the Schools’ Music Department.
Three Oaks Senior High 2017 Christmas Craft Fair
November 11 & 12
This year, Three Oaks Senior High School will present their 32nd annual Christmas craft fair over two days: November 11 from 12–9 pm and November 12 from 9 am–5 pm. Over the past three decades this event has grown to become the Island’s largest authentic holiday craft fair with well over 140 vendors from PEI, New Brunswick, and Nova Scotia. Admission at the door. A canteen service will be available both days. Proceeds from this fundraiser will go towards a wide variety of organizations within the school including student council activities, athletics and the band program. Unfortunately, due to renovations throughout the school, the traditional babysitting service will not be available this year. Three Oaks Senior High School is located at 10 Ken Moore Avenue, Summerside. www.toshcraftfair.com
53 Annual PEI Crafts Council’s Christmas Fair
Perrin's Marina Villa 7th Annual Christmas Craft Fair
November 24 & 25
The 7th annual Christmas Craft Fair at Perrin's Marina Villa will be held November 24 (5–8 pm) and November 25 (9 am–4 pm). Visitors will have the opportunity to find unique handcrafted gifts from many local artisans. Free admittance, fudge, and a door prize. Proceeds help support the Residents' Activity Fund. Perrin's Marina Villa Community Care Facility is located at 115 Sackville Street, Montague.
3rd Annual Hunter River Community Craft Show