November Events, 2016


Florida, Omond Beach, Event Date: November 5 to 6, 2016

54th Annual Halifax Art Festival Brings Thousands to Daytona Beach, November 5 to 6, 2016

The 54th Halifax Art Festival has risen in attendance and notoriety to become one of the most prestigious festivals in the Central Florida area. As, the second oldest continual festival in Florida, the Festival is known for its elegance of venue and variety of affordable art.   This Festival is free to the public and attracts over 30,000 people from all over the state of Florida.  This year, the Festival will take place on November 5 and 6, 2016.  It’s staged on historic ...


Michigan, Lowell, Event Date: November 18, 19, 20

Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce Presents 25th Christmas Through Lowell, Lowell, MI

The Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce will hold their 25th Annual Christmas Through Lowell event on November 18, 19, 20, 2016. Hours are Friday, November 18 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m., Saturday, November 19 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m., Sunday, November 20 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.   Christmas through Lowell is a three-day extravaganza that attracts shoppers from all over the State of Michigan. Kick off your holiday shopping season in Historic Lowell at the 25th Annual Christmas through Lowell event. The Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce presents 45 homes ...


Connecticut, Middletown, Event Date: November 25 to December 11, 2016

Wesleyan Potters Celebrates the Holiday Season with "Star Light Winter Bright," Middletown, CT

Wesleyan Potters celebrates the spirit of the holiday season with "Star Light Winter Bright," its 61st Annual Exhibit and Sale.   Star Light Winter Bright opens the Friday after Thanksgiving, November 25 and runs through December 11 at 350 South Main Street (Route 17), Middletown, CT. Hours are everyday 10 am until 6 pm, Friday evenings until 9 pm. Wesleyan Potters Annual Exhibit and Sale is one of the oldest juried craft shows in the New ...


Colorado, Arvada , Event Date: November 25 & 26, 2016

Arvada Thanksgiving Handmade Arts & Crafts Fair, Arvada, CO

The Arvada Thanksgiving Handmade Arts & Crafts Fair will be held November 25 & 26 at the Arvada High School, One Block West of 66th & Wadsworth, Arvada, CO. Event times are Friday and Saturday, 9AM-6PM. This 38 year holiday gift fair continues with over 100 of Colorado’s finest artisans; live music, face painting, food and entertainment; glass blowing by B & B Glass; Santa appears each day from12-3.   Admission is $6, children under 12 free. Partial proceeds to benefit the Arvada High School Band ...


Colorado, Elizabeth, Event Date: Saturday, November 26th, 2016

Holly Acres Nursery Presents Elizabeth Christmas Festival, Elizabeth, CO

The Holly Acres Nursery will present the Elizabeth Christmas Festival, on Saturday, November 26th, 2016, 10am to 4pm at 5403 Hwy 86 Elizabeth, CO 80107.   Kids can make ornaments with Santa's Elves while parents select that perfect Christmas Tree and taste wine and foods from local artisans. Activities will include See Santa, free petting zoo, pony rides, train rides, bungee trampoline, face painting and more.  Admission is free.


Pennsylvania, Lebanon, Event Date: November 19 to 20, 2016

Gem Miner's Holiday Show Focuses on Jewelry and Gift Crafts, Lebanon, PA, November 19-20

The Gem Miner's Holiday Gem & Jewelry Show, the Mid-Atlantic’s premium gem, jewelry, mineral and bead show, will be conducting its 9th Annual Holiday Show with a focus on jewelry and gift crafts at the Lebanon, PA County Fairgrounds and Expo Center (80 Rocherty Rd.), November 19 to 20, 2016.  There will be gift and craft related items to contribute to holiday shopping needs in addition to being a great place to learn new hobbies, start a business ...


New Jersey, North Brunswick Township, Event Date: November 25-December 30, 2016

Hugs for Brady Holiday Light Show: the Biggest & Brightest Light Show Celebration in New Jersey

New Jersey’s biggest and brightest holiday event is coming to Central New Jersey from November 25-December 30, 2016. The Hugs for Brady Holiday Light Show spectacular starts on Black Friday, November 25th and runs daily through December 30th. An estimated 500,000 people are expected to attend. The Hugs for Brady Holiday Light Show will take place at the DeVry Campus in North Brunswick (630 US-1). Daily shows at varying times will feature ...


Illinois, Island Lake, Event Date: November 19th and 20th, 2016

Village of Island Lake Craft Faire, Island Lake, IL

The Village of Island Lake, Island Lake, IL, will hold its Craft Faire on November 19th and 20th at the Island Lake Village Hall, 3720 Greenleaf Ave. Hours are Saturday, November 19th: 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., Sunday, November 20th: 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. There will be unique, quality handcrafted gift items, vendors, food, refreshments, and a bake sale. $1.00 Admission (Door Prize Ticket Included). 


Texas, Spring, Event Date: Friday and Saturday, November 18 and 19

14th Annual Dickens on Cypress Creek Christmas Market - A Victorian Shopping Experience, Spring, TX

The 14th Annual Dickens on Cypress Creek Christmas Market will take place on Friday, November 18th and Saturday, November 19th from 9 am to 4 pm at the Cypress Creek Christian Church, 6823 Cypresswood Dr, Spring, TX 77379. The church is located between the Harris County Pct 4 Courthouse and the Barbara Bush ... 


Illinois, Chicgo, Event Date: Sunday, November 13, 2016

Chicago's Protégé Philharmonic to Present Fall Showcase Concert, November 13

The Protégé Philharmonic invites the public to their Fall Showcase Concert, the first concert of the orchestra's 2016-2017 season, on Sunday, November 13, 2016 in the Salme Harju Fine Arts Center, Northeastern Illinois University, 3701 West Bryn Mawr Ave., Chicago, IL at 3 p.m. Doors open at 2:30 p.m. Tickets are General Admission: $15; Seniors/Students: $10; Children, 12 & under: $5. Free parking in Parking Lot F.   Brahms's favorite ...


Florida, Fort Lauderdale, Event Date: November 18 to 20, 2016

Prepare a "Home for the Holidays" with Celebrity Designer, Taniya Nayak of ABC's "The Great Christmas Light Fight" at the Fort Lauderdale Home Design and Remodeling Show

Whether a renter or homeowner, the Fort Lauderdale Home Design and Remodeling Show will have something for everyone. From: furniture, fine art and décor to large-scale renovation projects, there are many experts on-hand ready to offer advice suitable for the project in mind. The Fort Lauderdale Home Show takes place from November 18-20, 2016 at the Broward County Convention Center, 1950 Eisenhower Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316 ...


Tennessee, East Ridge, Event Date: November 18 to 19, 2016

Kick off your holiday shopping with the ladies of SHE Degree - Everything SHE Needs Christmas Market, East Ridge, TN

The ladies of SHE Degree (‘Home Ec’ for the Modern SHE), will be holding their Everything SHE Needs Christmas Market on  Friday, November 18th,  4-8 pm and Saturday, November 19th, 10-3 pm., at the Camp Jordan Arena, 323 Camp Jordan Parkway, East Ridge, TN 37412.   There will be many local businesses represented with items to purchase for the whole family.  A few of the vendors represented at the event will be Matilda Jane, do Terra essential ...


California, San Francisco, Event Date: Nov 5 and 6, 2016

West Bay Opera Presents Dracula in Spanish. A gothic opera from Mexico, San Francisco

West Bay Opera will present Dracula in Spanish. A gothic opera from Mexico, on Novemver 5 and 6, 2016 at Z-Space, 450 Florida St., San Francisco. West Bay Opera's kickoff offering in its New Opera Works (NOW) series, devoted to showcasing operas by Latin American composers: a co-production with Escenia Ensemble of Mexico City, the most dynamic small opera company in Mexico's vibrant opera scene. Based directly on Bram Stoker's Dracula


Illinois, Palos Hills, Event Date: November 12 to 13, 2016

Stagg High School Music Booster organization presents Art for the Season, Palos Hills, Illinois

The Stagg High School Music Booster organization presents Art for the Season on November 12th and 13th at 111th Street and Roberts Road, Palos Hills, IL.  This event is the 26th show sponsored by the booster organization and will feature over 170 art, craft, and vendor booths.  Artists and crafters will be offering a large variety of handmade items.  They have been busy creating jewelry, crocheted accessories, soaps, lotions, and scrubs, ceramics, painted glassware, dog treats and accessories, children's teepees, doll and children's clothing, women's clothing and ...


Texas, Austin, Event Date: November 5 and 6, 2016

The Largest Gathering of Celts in Central Texas Celebrates 20 Years in Austin, TX

Celebrate the cultures of Celtic nations such as Ireland and Scotland with four stages of traditional music and dance as well as storytelling, Celtic animals, professionally instructed music workshops and a full Highland Games competition.   The 20th Annual Austin Celtic Festival (ACF) returns November 5th and 6th with plenty of fun-filled events the entire family will enjoy.  The largest gathering of Celts in Central Texas is located at the Fiesta Gardens in ...


Ohio, Toledo, Event Date: November 5 to November 6, 2016

Hand Made Crafts at the Toledo Craftsman’s Guild Homespun Holiday Art & Craft Show, Toledo, Ohio

The holidays are coming and so is the return of Toledo Craftsman’s Guild fall craft show. The “Homespun Holiday Art & Craft Show” will be held at the Stranahan Great Hall at 4645 Heatherdowns Blvd., Toledo, OH on Saturday, November 5th and Sunday, November 6th.   With Thanksgiving and Christmas just around the corner this show is the place where you can purchase those handcrafted items made by the craftsmen and are not imported. Find unique ...

Ohio, Maumee, Event Date: November 26 to November 27, 2016

Toledo Craftsman’s Guild to Hold Crafts for Christmas Show, Maumee, Ohio

The juried members of the Toledo Craftsman's Guild will be sponsoring their ever popular "Crafts for Christmas Show" to be held at the Lucas County Recreation Center (Line Drive Sportz Hall) on Key Street in Maumee, Ohio. This is the largest holiday craft show of the season with free admission and parking.   New show dates this year are Saturday, November 26th with hours from 10:00am until 5:00pm and Sunday, November 27th with hours from ...


South Carolina,  Myrtle Beach, November 24-26, 2016

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina Means Bluegrass on November 24-26

Dailey & Vincent, Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver, Larry Sparks, The Grascals and The Spinney Brothers headline this talent lineup announced by promoters Adams Bluegrass, LLC, for the 47th Annual South Carolina State Bluegrass Festival, the Palmetto State's oldest, largest, and best bluegrass event. The Thanksgiving weekend extravaganza of family fun and American music is slated for November 24-26, 2016 at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center, located at 2101 North Oak Street, Myrtle Beach, SC. This is the world's premier late fall Bluegrass Festival. This indoor show draws fans from ... 


Connecticut, Norwalk, Event Date: Sunday, November 6, 2016

Crystal Theatre kicks off its season with Gala concert featuring Hungarian opera star, Yvette Hintalan-Mondok, South Norwalk, CT

The Crystal Theatre kicks off its new season with a gala concert featuring guest star, Hungarian opera singer Yvette Hintalan-Mondok on Sunday, November 6, 2016 at 4PM. The concert takes place at the Crystal Theatre at Ben Franklin Center, 66 Bayview Avenue, South Norwalk, CT 06850. For concert information, visit or call 203-847-4850. Tickets are $15 and the handicap-accessible theater is located at 66 Bayview Avenue in South Norwalk, CT. Refreshments will be available as part of the fundraiser, with a bake sale that ...


Virginia, Temperanceville, Event Date: November 25 to 26, 2016

Virginia's Eastern Shore Artisans Guild to Host Holiday Tour Featuring Local Work

The Eastern Shore Artisans Guild will hold its 14th Annual Holiday Tour on Friday and Saturday, November 25 and 26 from 10 am till 5 pm. This is a free, self-directed and self-driven tour. There are thirteen stops off Rt. 13 in Accomack and Northampton counties, stretching from Cape Charles in the south to Onancock in the north. The stops include seven artisan and art studios, two galleries, two historic buildings, an alpaca farm, and a vineyard/winery. Together they will host a total of thirty guild members and their hand ...


Colorado, Denver, Event Date: November 17, 2016

Eric Roberts & Sergio Augusto Brazilian Guitar Duo In Concert, Denver, CO

Eric Roberts & Sergio Augusto Brazilian Guitar Duo will perform in concert on November 17, 2016 at 6:30 pm at the Roxy Theatre, 2549 Welton Street, Denver, CO 80205. Eric Roberts is an accomplished guitarist and bassist as well as composer, and has been playing professionally since the age of 16. He has enjoyed a successful career playing in Broadway shows, backing up name entertainers such as Chuck Berry, The Fifth Dimension, The Drifters, Bob Hope...


Connecticut, Greenwich, Event Date: Sunday, November 13, 2016

Gateway Orchestra New World Initiative Concert in Greenwich, Connecticut

The Gateway Orchestra (of Gateway Classical Music Society) will perform Sunday, November 13th at 7:00 p.m. at the Second Congregational Church, 139 East Putnam Avenue in Greenwich, CT. Gateway is a participant in the New York Philharmonic’s New World Initiative in celebration of the Philharmonic’s 175th anniversary. In recognition of the New York Philharmonic’s contribution to the world for having commissioned and premiered the symphony during


Illinois, Midlothian, Event Date: November 12 to 13, 2016

Over 60 Crafters and Vendors Expected at St. Christopher Holiday Craft Show, Midlothian, IL

St. Christopher School is hosting their 44th Annual Craft and Vendor Show on November 12th and 13th in Midlothian, Illinois. Just in time for holiday shopping, this two day event features over 60 crafters and vendors. Crafters will be displaying various handcrafted items such as jewelry, ornaments, holiday villages, wreaths, novelty handbags, doll clothing, stained glass bottles, natural dog treats ...


New York, Poughkeepsie, Event Date: November 13, 2016

45th Annual Railroad and Hobby Exposition Supports Historic Train Station

President Franklin Roosevelt and the Hyde Park Vanderbilts traveled on the New York Central Railroad, departing from the Hyde Park Station. In support of that 102 year old station, now a museum, on November 13th, 2016, the Hudson Valley Railroad Society will present its 45th Annual Railroad and Hobby Exposition at the Mid-Hudson Civic Center, 14 Civic Center Plaza, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601. The not-for-profit group and the Mid-Hudson Civic Center ...


Florida, Palatka, November 10, 11 & 12, 2016

Bluegrass Music Celebrates at Rodeheaver Boys’ Ranch, Palatka, Florida

Promoters  Adams Bluegrass LLC, announce that the 9th Annual Fall Palatka Bluegrass Festival will be held at the Rodeheaver Boys’ Ranch, on November 10, 11 & 12, 2016, Palatka, FL. The three day event begins on Thursday, November 10, 2016 at 12:00 Noon and goes until 10:00 pm each night with Open Stage daily at 11:00 a.m. until noon. Thursday’s line-up features, Eddie & Martha Adcock with Tom Gray, Trinity River Band, Goldwing Express ...


Florida, Naples, Event Date: November 9, 2016

Naples Botanical Garden Presents Hats in the Garden: The Faces of Naples

Naples Botanical Garden’s Hats in the Garden debuted in Naples in 2004 and is known as the official kickoff to the social season. The event is supported by the Sustaining Leadership Council, a group of 38 dynamic women who dedicate time and charitable support to the Garden’s special events and mission-focused programs. Naples Botanical Garden will host the 13th Annual Hats in the Garden, presented by Northern Trust on ...