NEVADA CITY, Calif. December 7, 2012 – This holiday season Shop Local! The Nevada City Craft Fair returns Sunday, December 16th 2012 to the historic Miners Foundry Cultural Center in downtown Nevada City, CA. The independent, juried craft fair showcases the local region's top Etsy vendors, artisans, do-it-yourself crafters, and features their unique, handmade, original and repurposed art, clothing, accessories, jewelry, and housewares.
Attendees can also expect to find letterpress, paper and stationery items as well as children's things, toys, ceramics, bath products, and more. Over 60 vendors, reaching as far as Reno, Chico, Sacramento and San Francisco, plus local businesses such as Kiya's Naturals - Making Up-cycled luxury clothing with cashmere and wool, Simon Weller Photography and skateboards, Lay Swing handbags, plus gemstones, crystals, and jewelry from Gather Jewelry and Mountain Treasures, will also be offering their works. We promise you'll find something for everyone on your holiday list.
This year, the family tradition of Children's Christmas Shopping will take place during the Craft Fair from 1-4:30pm. Parents can sit back, relax and warm themselves while guardian angels care of The Friendship Club escort little ones to shop for their family and help them wrap presents, Gifts are for children to purchase and range from $2-$10. Father Christmas will also make a special visit for both young and old to share their holiday wishes with.
A full-bar, plus coffee and other warm drinks from Fable Traveling Coffee and delicious treats from Wendy Van Wagner and Jessica Flannigan of In The Kitchen and Nevada City Community Supported Kitchen (CSK) will also be onsite with delicious homemade soups, sandwiches and other treats made from organic, local and natural ingredients.
Make it a weekend! This year The Nevada City Craft Fair falls on the same weekend as one of Nevada County's most beloved holiday events, Victorian Christmas. Victorian singers, bagpipers, living nativity scene, visits with Santa Claus, vendors in costume, hot roasted chestnuts, and hot cider all happening downtown historic Nevada City, Sunday 16th from 1:30 - 6 pm.
Sunday, December 16, 2012
Nevada City Craft Fair
Miners Foundry Cultural Center, 325 Spring Street, Nevada City, CA
Time 10am - 7pm
Tickets $3, Children 12 and under Free www.minersfoundry.org
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