Large Arts and Crafts show at Iowa State Fairgrounds

Staff Writer
Nevada Journal

Make plans now to attend the 14th Annual Arts & Crafts Show, Nov. 20-22, at the Varied Industries Building on the Iowa State Fairgrounds in Des Moines.

This is Iowa’s largest show, with over 325 talented exhibitors from eight states, presenting and selling the Midwest’s finest handcrafts.

The show is a production of Callahan Promotions, Inc. and offers patrons the chance to enjoy original, affordable arts and crafts. Products being,sold include oak furniture, pottery, jewelry, clothing, floral wreaths, pet products, purses, rugs, candles, table runners, stained glass, lawn and garden metal art, quilts, paintings and prints, several different types of food items and much, much more, with over 80,000 square feet of display space.

Admission to the show is only $7, with anyone 10 and under free. All patrons will receive a three-day re-entry hand stamp good for the entire three-day run of the show. Show hours are Friday night, from 5-9 p.m.; Saturday, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Parking for the show is always free.

For the public’s convenience, a free shuttle bus service will be available on both Friday and Saturday and will shuttle the public from the northern parking lots to the front of the Varied Industries Building.

For additional show information, call 563-652-4529.