Handmade for the Holidays. Craft shows in Manitoba. Boy, Manitobans are a crafty bunch! Just look at all the craft, bake and art sales coming up this fall. It's time to go out and find that unique, locally-made gift to give to someone special. (Or keep for yourself!)


Oct 12: Handmade & Vintage Sale IV by W.E.S.T., Robert A. Steen Community Centre Oct 18 to 20Scattered Seeds Christmas Craft Show & Sale, Red River Exhibition Park Oct 19: Old Fashioned Craft Sale, Fort Garry United Church, 800 Point Road Oct 26: Hot to Shop, Dalnavert Museum, 61 Carlton St. Nov 1 to 3Local Colour Art Group Show and Sale, Elmwood East Kildonan Active Living Centre Nov 2: Confusion Corner Craft Sale,  420 Corydon Ave, Masonic Centre Nov 2: CRUSADER Trade/Craft Sale, 215 Legion, 3600 de Vries Ave, East St. Paul Nov 8 to 9: Christmas Market, Ralph Connor House, 54 West Gate Nov 21 to 24: Signatures Craft Show and Sale, Winnipeg Convention Centre Nov 23: Christmas Craft Sale, St. Norbert Community Centre Nov 30: Christmas Craft Sale, Silver Heights United Church Dec 4: Festive Artisans Market, Manitoba Hydro Place Dec 4: Winter Craft and Art Fair, Henry G. Izatt Middle School First Friday every monthWinnipeg Makers Market, Frame Arts, 318 Ross Ave.

Central Plains Pembina Valley

Oct 19 | Morris: Craft, Bake and Trade Show, Southern Manitoba Convention Centre Nov 2 | Morden: Christmas Arts & Crafts Sale, Access Event Centre Nov 2 | Franklin: Craft Sale, Community Hall Nov 10 | Treherne: Craft sale in Treherne mall Nov 16 | Carman: One Stop Shop in the Hall, Community Hall Nov 16 | Garson: Crafts, Baking and More Show, Centennial Community Centre Nov 17 | Notre-Dame-de-Lourdes: Christmas Craft Sale, Centennial Hall Nov 23 | NeepawaGlorious Christmas Wish Sale, Yellowhead Arena Nov 30 | Oakville: Oakville Christmas Craft Sale, Oakville Community Hall Dec 1 | Portage la Prairie: Christmas Craft and Bake Sale, Portage Friendship Centre Dec 1 | St. Eustache: Holiday Craft Sale, St. Eustache Community Club Dec 7 | Hartney: Craft Sale, Centennial Centre

Eastern Manitoba

Nov 1 to 2 Beausejour: Beausejour Christmas Craft Sale, Brokenhead River Community Hall Nov 16 | Oakbank: Christmas Craft Sale, SCI Gym Nov 23 | Landmark: Holiday Home Party Vendor & Craft Sale, Kinsmen Community Centre Nov 30 | Hazelridge: Hazelridge School Christmas Craft and Trade Sale, 604 Myrtle Street


Sep 21 | Gimli: Craft and Trade Show, Gimli Rec Centre Nov 2 | Teulon: Green Acres Art Centre Craft Sale, Teulon-Rockwood Centennial Centre Nov 2 | Warren: West Interlake Trading Company Craft Sale, Warren Memorial Hall Nov 9 to 10 | GimliChristmas Gift, Trade and Craft Sale, Lakeview Resort Nov 16 to 17 | Selkirk: Festival of Trees and Christmas Craft Show, Selkirk Recreation Centre Nov 16 Eriksdale: Christmas Craft Sale, Eriksdale Recreation Centre Nov 23 Fraserwood: Craft, Bake and Trade Show, Fraserwood Hall Nov 23 | Teulon: Winterfest Craft Show, Teulon-Rockwood Centennial Centre Nov 29 | Ashern: Country Christmas Craft Sale, 204-768-6537


Nov 15 to 23 | Thompson: Ten Thousand Villages, Lutheran-United Church of Thompson on Caribou Road Nov 16 | Thompson: Christmas Craft Sales at Westwood School, Juniper Centre and City Centre Mall Nov 30 Thompson: Christmas Craft Sale, St. Lawrence Hall, 114 Cree Road Dec 1 | Paint Lake Resort: Crafts, Gifts and More Sale Dec 7 Thompson: Thompson Music Parents, RD Parker Collegiate, 272 Thompson Drive North


Sep 28 to 29 | Dauphin: Autumn Splendour Quilt Show, Watson Art Centre Oct 19 | Grandview: Fall Harvest Craft Show, Kinsmen Community Centre Oct 26 | Birch River: Fall Craft Show, 204-236-4982 Nov 2 | Binscarth: Arts and Crafts Show, Binscarth Community Hall Nov 17 | Russell: Craft Sale, George P. Bulezuik Centre Nov 23 | Roblin: Craft Show, Roblin Community Centre

Western Manitoba

Oct 5 | Pierson: Carnival of Crafts, Edward Sports Centre Oct 19 to 20 | BrandonBrandon's Big One Arts & Craft Sale, Keystone Centre Nov 16 | Brandon: Riverbank Christmas Craft Sale, Riverbank Discovery Centre Have fun at the shows! We would love to see your hot finds. Share pics of your goods with us on Twitter. And if we missed listing a craft sale, please let us know in the comments.  

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