2020 Events

January 2020

Insane Sidewalk Sale 2020: January 24th 9:30 – 5:30 and 25th 9:30-4:00: Join Gold Leaf Home Decor for the best shopping event of the season!  22 of the best local boutiques will be selling merchandise up to 75% Off under one roof!
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March 2020

Cancelled: Spring Craft Fair @ The Aqua Turf: Sunday March 15th 9:00 am – 5pm. This is a big event with at least 200 crafters! Join Gold Leaf at the 22nd Annual Spring Craft Fair by New England Craft Shows. https://www.newenglandcraftshows.com/index.php

April 2020

Rescheduled to May 24th: Age of Aquarius Fest! Sunday April 26th: 10:00 am to 5pm , Branford CT. Compassionfest is grateful to once again collaborate with Avant Garde Salon, Holistic Wellness Center & Boutique, hosting a vegan food pop-up on the outside grounds. One full day of yoga, music, meditation, product & wellness providers. Gold Leaf will be showcasing their Spring arrivals of handmade jewelry! http://avantgardect.com/

May 2020

Cancelled – Milford Artisan market: Mother’s Day Weekend! May 9th and 10th on the Milford Green: 80 Artisan Booths, Great Food, Kids Activities! It will be an event you cannot miss! There will be multiple musical acts as well as meditation/yoga/Tai Chi/ and various Martial Arts demonstrations along side beautiful artisan booths! Music and activities can be viewed on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/milfordartisanmarket/

Rescheduled to August: Age of Aquarius Fest! Sunday May24th: 10:00 am to 5pm , Branford CT. Compassionfest is grateful to once again collaborate with Avant Garde Salon, Holistic Wellness Center & Boutique, hosting a vegan food pop-up on the outside grounds. One full day of yoga, music, meditation, product & wellness providers. Gold Leaf will be showcasing their Spring arrivals of handmade jewelry! http://avantgardect.com/

June 2020

Cancelled: Connecticut Shopping Extravaganza: June 13th and 14th 9 – 4, Naugatuck Event Center: Admission to the event is FREE! Will be accepting good will donations at the door for a local food bank.

August 2020

Saturday August 8th 10:00-4:00 – Madison Craft Show: Madison Green 26 Meeting House Lane, Free admission and Free Parking. Everything from dips, jams, dog items, jewelry, and much more! Benefits the Madison Food Pantry!

September 2020

Madison Beach Hotel, Madison, CT: Annual Fall Festival, Sunday September 27th 12:00 – 4:00 pm. Featuring local live acoustic music, Beer Tasting, Local Artisans, Fall menu. Event is free and open to the public.

https://curiocollection3.hilton.com/en/hotels/connecticut/madison-beach-hotel-curio-collection-by-hilton-MPECUQQ/index.html

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October 2020

Cancelled 10-17-2020 to 10-18- 2020 – Milford Artisan Market: the Milford Green: 80 Artisan Booths, Great Food, Kids Activities! It will be an event you cannot miss! There will be multiple musical acts as well as meditation/yoga/Tai Chi/ and various Martial Arts demonstrations along side beautiful artisan booths! Music and activities can be viewed on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/milfordartisanmarket/

October 24th: 10:00am to 4pm: Shelton Annual Autumn Craft Festival: Hyatt House Hotel, 830 Bridgeport Avenue, Shelton, CT.

November 2020

Cancelled November 8th: 10:00am to 4:00pm – Stamford Holiday Shoppers Craft Showcase. Italian Center of Stamford, 1620 Newfield Ave., Stamford, CT. Artisan’s Alliance Craft Shows.

November 14th: 12:00-4:00p.m. – Hops On The Hill Vendor Day, Glastonbury, CT. Live Music, 35 Local Artists and a New Haven Pizza Truck .https://www.facebook.com/hopsonthehillsog

North Haven Holiday Welcome Craft Festival: 11:00 – 5:00pm: Best Western Plus, North Haven, CT.

https://www.facebook.com/events/3511515385538614/

Rescheduled Sunday, November 15th :9:00 -3:00 pm-CT Holiday Gift Expo at NYA Sports &Fitness, 4 Primrose St., Newtown, CT 06470. Over 85 diverse exhibitors will be showcasing one-of-a-kind gifts, crafts, art ,jewelry, clothing and much more! A portion of the $5 admission fee will go directly to the American Cancer Society. All Covid 19 measures will be in place including door counts, masks and temperature checks. //www.facebook.com/events/209659970090546/

November 15th – November 28th: The High Hopes Virtual Holiday Market. From the comfort of your couch, find that perfect gift for everyone on your holiday list. By supporting our vendors, you are also supporting High Hopes. Shop a diversified list of artisans and local businesses offering a unique array of of goods. For more information https://highhopestr.org/market/

Saturday, November 21st: 12-8pm and Sunday November 22: 12pm to 5pm: Harugari 2 Day Event – Christkindlmarkt 2020: Join us for our annual ChrisKindlmrkt under the twinkling lights of the pavilion!! Enjoy German traditional Bierfest fare and make your Christmas wish list to shop the vendors! For more information: https://www.facebook.com/events/1906362886171221/

Cancelled Maneeley’s South Windsor, CT, Mike and Pats Crafts Fair : Sunday November 15th 10:00 – 4:00pm. 7th Annual Holiday Fair with 120 plus craft booths!

Cancelled Sunday November 29th: 11:00am to 5pm: The Annual Newtown Holiday Craft Festival: Edmund Town Hall Gymnasium, Newtown, CT.

Cancelled Sunday November 29th 9am-5pm. Mike and Pats 24th Annual Craft Fair: Always the Sunday after Thanksgiving at the Aqua Turf in Southington, CT with 200 vendors! https://www.newenglandcraftshows.com/index.php

December 2020

Cancelled: Saturday, December 5th: 9am to 3pm: The Holiday Gift Expo, Southbury Whyndam, CT.

Cancelled Sunday, December 6th ; 10:00 am to 4pm: The Naugatuck Event Center, Naugatuck, CT. 6 Rubber Avenue. Over 150 crafters. https://www.newenglandcraftshows.com/cart.php