EVENTS & ANNOUNCEMENTS - 2016
Saturday, June 11th, 2016 from 10am–4pm: Delighted to be part of this year's Festival on the Lake on the Lower Common in Wakefield MA. Annual summer Festival takes place along the southeastern shoreline of picturesque Lake Quannapowitt, just 10 miles north of Boston. Crafters, artists, local organizations, live music, and great food comprise the day. The Festival has thrived for over twenty-five years! The biggest attraction at the Festival is the sea of tents under which you will find only the best arts and crafts. Every vendor goes through jurying to ensure a consistent quality and variety of products. EVERYTHING is handmade by the artisans themselves. You will not find imports. You will find one-of-a-kind creations of both esthetic and practical value.
Monday, July 4th from 1pm-8pm. July 4th Open Air Market & Celebration. Come by and look for Veresbrina's flower logo. Handmade and international crafts, food vendors, childen's activities, fireworks at 9pm. Albemarle Field, Watertown Street, Route 16, Newton, MA. Sponsored by Newton Community Pride and the Mayor's Office for Cultural Affairs.
Saturday (9am-6pm) & Sunday (9am-5pm), August 20th & 21st: 36th annual Gloucester Waterfront Festival. Free admission to American made arts, crafts, food, music and more. Held at Stage Fort Park on Hough Ave in Gloucester MA. Huge event with gorgeous seaside setting!
Saturday, September 17th from 10am-4pm: Very special show that helps benefit abandoned pets -- MetroWest Humane Society Craft Fair, at the Framingham, MA Center Common on Edgell Road (just north of Route 9 and south of the Mass Pike). The Fair will have quality items from 60+ local crafters. Free admission and something for everyone! All vendor booth fees are used for direct care and support of animals at the MWHS Shelter.
Sunday, September 25th from 10am-4pm: Holliston Historical Society Harvest Fair. Held at the Holliston Historical Society, located on Route 16 in Holliston, MA. Hope you can join us for the 36th annual old fashioned Country Harvest Fair. Every year people look forward to this annual antiques and crafts fair on the picturesque lawn of the Historical Society which is traditionally held in September. Many buyers return to find their favorite crafters’ booths every year and enjoy a day at the fair.
Saturday, October 1st from 10am-4pm: Lakeville Arts & Music Festival. Enjoy a day shopping for one-of-a-kind hand made crafts and art. Veresbrina will be in the Large (Common) Crafter Tent. Enjoy fabulous children's and quilt exhibits plus lots of entertainment and food! A day of community, art, activities, and music at the junction of Route 18 and Precinct Street in Lakeville MA. Even a Town Crier to show show you where things are!
Sunday, October 23rd from 10am-4pm: Conant Artists and Crafts Fair in Acton MA. This is an all-day craft fair featuring leading crafters and artisans from across New England with their hand-made goods. Artists will be at the fair to talk to patrons and elaborate on how their products are made.
Saturday, December 10th from 10am-4pm: Framingham Auxiliary Police 29th Annual Craft Fair. Held at Keefe Vocational Technical High School, 750 Winter Street in Framingham. This facility is indoors, convenient, and attractive with an abundance of free parking and a snack bar. All organizer proceeds benefit the Framingham Auxiliary Police. Their volunteer officers donate approximately 4,000 hours each year to make Framingham a better and safer place to live and work. Great place to finish up your gift list with handmade products.
Saturday, June 4th, 2016 from 12pm-6pm: Cambridge Arts River Festival. Celebrate the arts with this FREE festival at the East Cambridge waterfront between Edwin H Land Blvd and the Lechmere Canal. People's Sculpture Racing, Six stages with local music theater and dance, community tables, poetry and storytelling tents, roving performances. The World of Food and Arts Bazaar will offer refreshment and unique local artwork and crafts for purchase.
Sunday & Monday, May 29th & 30th (Memorial Day Weekend) from 10 AM to 5 PM. Newburyport Spring Festival. Downtown Newburyport, MA. Rain or Shine. Celebrate the season in downtown Newburyport! Enjoy great live music, art, fine crafts, and food from Newburyport's best restaurants. Stop by the Veresbrina booth to try on some treasures.
Saturday, May 7th from 10AM-4PM: I am so honored to be part of Crafts in the Park this year in Andover MA. Andover Crafts in the Park is celebrating 41 years of hosting high quality original craft work with 125 juried vendors! In Central Park, Downtown Andover. Sponsored by Christ Church, Andover.
Sunday, April 23rd from 10AM-4PM: Spring shopping galore at the Rotary Spring Craft Fair in Framingham MA. This event is the continuation of last year's successful event with over 100 vendors participating. The Fair will be held in a spacious, air conditioned, and centrally located Keefe Technical High School in Framingham. Rotary proceeds used to support local community services including purchasing air conditioners for seniors living in public housing. Craft fair address is 750 Winter Street, Framingham.
Sunday, March 20th from 9am-5pm, Veresbrina will be at The 15th Annual New England Craft Fair. Stop by to view the handcrafted products from a selection of 200 vendors. Aqua Turf Convention Center, Mulberry St., Southington, Ct. (off 84 east exit 28, off 84 west, exit 29)
Saturday, December 12th, 9am to 3pm. Bellingham Vendor Craft Fair, Bellingham High School, 60 Blackstone Street. Along with Veresbrina Jewelry, the Fair will have homemade gift items, decor, jams, glass art, pies, baked goods, woodwork, and more! FREE admission. Concessions and raffles. Plus... Come and meet SANTA between 11am & 2pm. To benefit Operation Graduation Senior Class 2016.
Join the festive atmosphere at The 2015 Gallery of Arts & Crafts in Milford MA on Saturday, November 28th! All work is original and handmade by the 65 exhibitors. Sponsored by Boy Scout Troop 18. With the holiday rush, I'll continue to replenish Veresbrina's stock with brand new creations. Don't miss the chance to pick up handmade gifts and join this holiday celebration of arts & crafts!! Hours 9:30am-3pm. Milford High School, 31 West Fountain Street, Milford MA 01757.
42nd Annual Franklin Newcomers & Friends Craft Fair. Beat the holiday rush and get some special handmade goods! I'll be there with my latest necklace and bracelet creations! Saturday, November 14th from 9am-3pm. Tri-County Vocational School at 147 Pond Street in Franklin MA. This event includes seventy vendors with exclusively handcrafted items!
Veresbrina Jewelry is excited about the 34th Annual Arts & Crafts Fair in Acton on October 25th. When they've been at it for 34-years you know it's a good one! This event is an all–day fair featuring leading crafters and artisans from across New England. A portion of the proceeds are used to support Conant School PTO programs. Hours 10am-4pm. 80 Taylor Road, Acton MA 01720. Just look for the booth with my flower logo and maybe get a jump start on some holiday shopping with handmade jewelry! And of course you might need some too, to wear at those holiday gatherings!!
Hope you are having a wonderful August and ready for some shopping come September! I'll be participating in a very special show that helps benefit abandoned pets -- MetroWest Humane Society Craft Fair from 9:30am-3pm on Saturday September 12th, at the Framingham Center Common on Edgell Road (just north of Route 9 and south of the Mass Pike). The Fair will have quality items from 60+ local crafters. Free admission and something for everyone! All vendor booth fees are used for direct care and support of animals at the MWHS Shelter. Stop by and try on the latest from Veresbrina.
Looking for some fun on the 4th of July? Newton MA has a great celebration at Albemarle Field, off Rt. 16. Look for the Veresbrina Booth so you can touch and try on your favorites! Open Air Market 12-9pm & Amusement Rides with handmade & international crafts, food vendors, and children's activities. Live Music & Dancing at 1pm, 3:30pm & 6pm. Fantastic Fireworks at 9pm.
Next up for Veresbrina is Flex Appeal's Summer Open House (open to the public) on June 13th. Stop by between 7am & 1pm at 1400 Worcester Road in Natick MA to see my latest jewelry live and maybe try some on. Flex Appeal will also be offering refreshments, fitness assessments and sample group training/classes. Flex Appeal's March open house was a HUGE success!!!!! We hope to see you there. I look forward to connecting with YOU!