Come get a jump on your holiday shopping. The Tucson Parks and Recreation Department presents the annual Holiday Arts & Crafts Fair November 30 – December 1, in Reid Park, 22nd and Country Club. It will be located west of the DeMeester Outdoor Performance Center daily from 9 a.m. 4 p.m. This free event will draw in over 100 vendors from all over the southwest ranging from artists, crafters, photographers, painters, potters, jewelers and more.
This Thanksgiving weekend fair has become a tradition for many holiday shoppers for over 20 years. Stroll through the park and visit artists with their original designs from delicate beading to steampunk jewelry, teapot wind chimes, handcrafted masks, colorful mosaics, sun catchers and one-of-a-kind ceramics. Discover the artistic redesign of vintage purses, dolls and childrens wear. If you are looking for cozy this is the place for soft blankets and quilts, fragrant soaps, knit scarves of all styles, knit dog collars and everyones favorite, tie dye. Handmade teddy bears, puppets and wooden toys would be perfect for anyones holiday gift list. While enjoying the fair, be sure to stop for food and refreshments from local vendors.
Visitors are encouraged to use the Concert Place entrance from Country Club Dr. for ample free parking. For more information call 791-4877.