Click for Important Information on COVID-19 Event Impact and Virtual Events COVID State Policy Updates
Are you:



Please call us 800-200-3737 or send an .
Please call us 800-200-3737 or send an .

Festivals in Palatine, IL.
Craft Shows, Traditional Craft-Folk Events

Artisan & Maker Market

September 12 - October 11, 2020

facebook.com/events/3591765887556414

(847) 549-2536
Hawthorn Mall - Vernon Hills, IL

Hawthorn Mall will be hosting an Artisan & Maker Market each Saturday and Sunday from September 12th through October 11th. The event will take place in the Macy's North parking lot. Food trucks and other activities will be onsite for specific dates. We hope to see you at our market!

Craft Productions, Inc.

November 7 - 8, 2020

craftproductionsinc.com

(815) 878-2728
College of DuPage Gym - Glen Ellyn, IL

This show is in a nice facility with easy load-in. It is held in the newly remodeled athletic arena. 200 exhibitors all in one room with a strong and loyal customer base

Native American Holiday Market

November 27 - 29, 2020

cahokiamounds.org

(618) 346-5160
Cahokia Mounds Interpretive Center - Collinsville, IL

Fall Indian Market. A variety of arts, crafts and Native American products. Some types of products available: Original Oil Paintings, Watercolor Paintings, Sterling Silver and Natural Stone Jewelry, Beadwork, Pottery. Free Admission. Free Parking. Award-winning film, every hour. Work is from various tribal affiliations from throughout the United States. An opportunity for unique holiday shopping! We also have a gift shop with unique item

Craft Productions, Inc.

December 12 - 13, 2020

craftproductionsinc.com

(815) 878-2728
College of DuPage Gym - Glen Ellyn, IL

This is the 9th year for the December show, and our 29th year running craft shows at this facility. All craft categories are limited, and all products must be handmade. This show is heavily advertised with an extremely loyal customer base. Easy load in and out.

S & S Promotions

March 13, 2021

craftshowsinthecountry.com

(630) 677-2946
Sandwich High School,Middle & Grade school - Sandwich, IL

Over 1500 visit this annual spring craft show at Sandwich High School, Middle School, & Lynn G Haskin Elementary schools to support the Sandwich Band Parents Association. Free school buses take visitors from each school, so park once and visit all of our locations. Every craft and art object is one-of-a-kind and handmade. The $5 one time entry fee can be paid at any school, find our coupon on our website or Facebook.

Taste of Polonia Festival

September 3 - 6, 2021

TOPchicago.org

(773) 313-3893
Copernicus Center - Chicago, IL

The yearly Labor Day festival at Copernicus Center offers 4 days of non-stop Live Music, food, and fun! The largest Polish Fest in the USA. Four (4) stages & over 30 bands: rock, pop, jazz, dance, polka, world, & more. Great Polish Food, Polish Beer, & fest food. Also: Kid's Zone, Rides, inside Casino & full bar, plus daily special events! $5 to $10 - kids 12 & under FREE. Proceeds benefit the non-profit work of the Copernicus Foundation

Deer Path Art Fair on the Square

September 5 - 6, 2021

(847) 234-3743
Market Square - Lake Forest, IL

The nationally top rated Deer Path Art Fair on the Square, is held at historic Lake Forest Market Square and Western Avenue. The juried fine arts show features 160 artists representing a wide variety of design mediums in a wide variety of price points. Artists are selected from across the country and are present to meet and discuss their work and technique with the art patrons. A wonderful show in a beautiful setting!

Rees Carillon Society

September 11 - 12, 2021

carillon-rees.org

(217) 306-1838
Washington Park - Beautiful Botanical Gardens - Springfield, IL

Juried fine art fair loved by artists and patrons for size, location, and quality of artwork. Ranked in Best 100 Art Fairs in the U.S. for 6 consecutive years, the ONLY art fair in Central Illinois with this distinction. Wonderful catering volunteers with show director on-site and attentive all weekend. Next to wealthy neighborhood of art-buying patrons. Capitol with higher-ed, medical and professionals.

Autumn on Parade

October 2 - 3, 2021

(815) 732-3465
Downtown Courthouse Lawn - Oregon, IL

Autumn on Parade showcases the beautiful town of Oregon, Illinois. This year we will be celebrating our 50th Anniversary. The craft show is set up on the historic Ogle County Courthouse lawn and surrounding areas. The parade features more than 100 entries and will take place on Sunday at 1 p.m.

S & S Promotions

November 13 - 14, 2021

craftshowsinthecountry.com

(630) 677-2946
Sandwich High Schools, Sandwich Middle School,& Haskin Grade School - Sandwich, IL

Over 1500 visit this annual spring craft show at Sandwich High School, Middle School, & Lynn G Haskin Elementary schools to support the Sandwich Band Parents Association. Free school buses take visitors from each school, so park once and visit all of our locations. Every craft and art object is one-of-a-kind and handmade. The $5 one time entry fee can be paid at any school, find our coupon in the news paper and on our website or Facebook.

find more

Events in Palatine, IL — upcoming

PHS Pirate Booster Craft Fair
November 2020 (dates not updated) ?

PHS Pirate Booster Craft Fair

Palatine High School, Palatine, IL

Status: Updated 6/1/2019

A Craft Show organized by Palatine High School Pirate Booster Club.
This Illinois Craft Show will have fine art, fine craft, crafts, commercial/retail, corp./information and antique/collectibles exhibitors, and no food booths. This event will also include free door prize and paid raffles.
Salt Creek Craft Fair
November 2020 (dates not updated) ?

Salt Creek Craft Fair

Salt Creek Sports Center, Palatine, IL

Status: Updated 8/20/2019

A Craft Show organized by Salt Creek Rural Park District.
This Illinois Craft Show will have fine art, fine craft, crafts, commercial/retail and antique/collectibles exhibitors, and no food booths. This event will also include raffle.
Fremd Holiday Craft Fair & Gift Show
December 2020 (dates not updated) ?

Fremd Holiday Craft Fair & Gift Show

William Fremd High School, Palatine, IL

Status: Updated 11/11/2019

A Craft Show organized by Fremd Viking Booster Club.
This Illinois Craft Show will have fine art, fine craft, crafts, film, commercial/retail and antique/collectibles exhibitors, and no food booths.
Palatine Jaycees Hometown Fest
July 1 - 5, 2021

Palatine Jaycees Hometown Fest

Community Park, Palatine, IL

Status: Updated 9/23/2020

A Festival organized by Palatine Jaycees.
This Illinois Festival will have fine art, fine craft, crafts, film, commercial/retail, corp./information and antique/collectibles exhibitors, and 16 food booths. There will be 1 stage with National, Regional and Local talent and the hours will be Thu 1pm-12 midnight, Fri 1pm-12 midnight, Sat 12pm-12 midnight, Sun 12pm-12 midnight, Mon 12pm-10pm. This event will also include: carnival all 5 days, parade on Saturday @ 10am, fireworks on Monday @ 9:30pm.
Saint John United Church of Christ
September 2021 (dates not updated) ?

Saint John UCC Flea Market & Craft Fair

Saint John United Church of Christ, Palatine, IL

Status: Updated 4/20/2019

A Craft Show organized by Saint John United Church of Christ.
This Illinois Craft Show will have fine art, fine craft, crafts, film, flea market, commercial/retail, corp./information and antique/collectibles exhibitors, and 1 food booth.