Events

MAKAPEN SHOWS

Dates:  June 4, 2017 and October 15, 2017

Time:  10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Place:  Bridgewater Conference Center, 10561 Sawmill Parkway, Powell, OH 43065

The MAKAPEN SHOWS are new, exciting, juried Art and Craft Shows presenting talented artists and crafters displaying a wide variety of prestigious handmade items.  Admission is $3.  Children 12 and under are admitted free.  Parking is free.

The show promoter will donate a portion of the proceeds from these shows to local charities.


37th Annual CHRISTMAS CORNER Arts and Craft Show

Dates:  November 17-18, 2017

Time:  Friday 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.  Saturday 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Place:  Scioto Ridge United Methodist Church, 4343 Dublin Road, Hilliard, OH  43026

CHRISTMAS CORNER showcases all handcrafted items and offers a truly unique shopping experience.  Customers can leisurely browse the 65 booths and make one payment for all items purchased.  Exhibitors do not man their booths.  Free admission.  Free parking.

The United Methodist Women and ARC Industries, Inc. of Franklin County benefit from this show.

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Vendor Information

The MAKAPEN SHOWS and the CHRISTMAS CORNER Art and Craft Show are juried shows featuring enticing, innovative, and original handcrafted items.

APPLICATIONS

Applicants should Email Kay with the subject MAKAPEN SHOWS JURY to [email protected] and include the following info:  Name, Business Name, Facebook Page if you have one, Art or Craft Category,

Show[s] you are interested in - June 4, October 15, CHRISTMAS CORNER.

Once acknowledged, detailed info about the requested show will be sent via Email and exhibitors will be asked to send 3-4 photos of their merchandise including a brief description and price range of items.

The show promoter will review and jury all entries.  The number of exhibitors in each category will be capped to eliminate competition among vendors and will be filled on a first-come first-served basis. Accepted applicants will be sent an invoice via Email.  Once payment is received the exhibitor will be placed on the final show list.

BOOTH SPACE

For the MAKAPEN SHOWS at Bridgewater 6 foot and 8 foot spaces are available.  Each space includes one table and two chairs.

For the CHRISTMAS CORNER show the floor plan is designed around the exhibitor's request for booth space.  Six and eight foot tables can be rented.

PROMOTION OF EXHIBITORS

Photos highlighting the work of exhibitors will be posted on the Facebook MAKAPEN SHOWS page.

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About the Promoter

Kay Penzone has been a craft show promoter for 37 years.  She strives to find that unique blend of talent and creativity and that perfect mix of high quality arts and crafts to present an inviting and well defined show for both exhibitors and customers.


Customer Email List

To receive updates and show info join the MAKAPEN SHOW EMAIL LIST. Email Kay with the subject Customer Email List to [email protected]  Include your first and last name and Email address.  This Email list will remain exclusively with MAKAPEN SHOWS.

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Show Promotion

An extensive advertising campaign will be in place for each show.  This will include but not be limited to social media, on line event listing sites, direct mailing of postcards to CHRISTMAS CORNER customers, show promotion via the MAKAPEN SHOW Customer Email List, paid print/newspaper ads, press releases, show flyer and poster distribution, day of signage.