Michigan Press Releases


 

 

Michigan, Goodrich, Event Date: December 9 to 11, 2016

Tinsel & Treasures Ranked Among Top 100 Contemporary and Classic Craft Shows

Sunshine Artist Magazine, America’s premier art and craft show magazine, named Handcrafters Tinsel & Treasures Holiday Market fifteenth (15th) among the 100 best contemporary and classic craft shows in the United States and Canada. Tinsel & Treasures is Michigan's only top rated indoor art and contemporary craft show. The 37th annual Handcrafters Tinsel & Treasures Holiday Market celebrates the very best of this gift giving season featuring over seventy five artist from across the Midwest selling an eclectic mix of gifts crafted by hand and heart. With a variety ...

 

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 ...

 

Michigan, Lowell, Event Date: September 17 to 18, 2016

Annual Arts and Crafts Festival at Fallasburg Park, Lowell, MI, September 17-18

The LowellArts Fallasburg Festival for the Arts 2016 is September 17 and 18, 10am-5pm on both Saturday and Sunday. Now in its 48th year, the two-day festival includes 100 fine art and fine crafts booths, timeless craft demonstrations, live music, children’s activities, and food booths. Admission is free. The event is located at Fallasburg Park, 1124 Fallasburg Park Drive, Lowell, MI, 49331. Artist booths are juried and a broad range of different mediums ...

 

Michigan, Ann Arbor, Event Date: October 8, 2016

Ann Arbor Annual Arts and Crafts Show, Crafting with Grace, to Feature Handcrafted Products by Unique Artisans

The Ann Arbor Annual Arts and Crafts Show “Crafting with Grace” is holding its 8th annual event on Saturday, October 8, 10:00 am-4:00 pm. at the New Grace Apostolic Temple, 2898 Packard Rd, Ann Arbor, MI. This is an indoor juried show featuring 60 talented artists and crafters. Visitors will enjoy a wide selection of handcrafted arts and crafts including jewelry, pottery, quilts, clothing and accessories, soaps, lotions, soy candles, doll clothes, photography, art work, home goods and more ...

 

Michigan, Lowell, Event Date: July 7 to 9, 2016

22nd Lowell Riverwalk Festival Coming July 7 to 9, Lowell, MI

Stretching over two nights and one full day on Saturday, Lowell’s annual Riverwalk Festival is a crowd pleaser which draws in thousands of people from around the area. The festival will be held on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, July 7, 8 and 9, at 113 Riverwalk Plaza, Lowell, MI 49331. The outdoor venue provides a hometown atmosphere for vendors, entertainers and festival goers. Once again, a limited-edition festival t-shirt will be ...

 

 

Michigan, Lowell, Event Date: Through - August 25, 2016

Lowell Showboat Sizzlin' Summer Concerts 2016 Line-up, Lowell, MI

The Lowell Showboat Sizzlin' Summer Concerts are presented by LowellArts and Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce. This outdoor concert series runs June 16 - August 25, 2016. Thursday evening concerts begin at 7pm in front of the Lowell Showboat, 113 Riverwalk Plaza, in downtown Lowell, MI. Food and spirits are available, admission to the concerts and parking is free. Featuring exclusively music groups based in Michigan, the concerts aim to enrich the ...

 

 

Michigan, Ann Arbor, Event Date: July 23, 2016

Ann Arbor Drama Troupe Presents Mystery Dinner Theater: “Murder in Hollywood”

If you enjoy solving mysteries and an evening with good friends and great food, then you won’t want to miss the interactive Mystery Dinner Theater presentation of “Murder in Hollywood”. Travel back to the 1940s Tinsel Town and put on your gumshoe fedoras as the participants collect clues and try to figure out whodunit. If you have clothing or other items from that era, feel free to wear it! Dress is business casual.

 

Michigan, Northville, Event Date: December 11 to 13, 2015

36th Annual Tinsel and Treasures Holiday Market will take place at Northville Community Center

The 36th Annual Tinsel and Treasures Holiday Market will take place at Northville Community Center, 303 W. Main St, Northville, MI, 48167, on December 11 to 13, 2015. Event times are Friday: 9am-8pm, Saturday: 9am-5pm, Sunday 11am-4pm. Admission is $3.00, 12 and under, free. Handcrafters was recently ranked 42nd in the prestigious Sunshine Artist Magazine’s Top Traditional & Contemporary Craft Shows in the ...

 


Michigan, Dearborn, Event Date: November 21, 2015

First Presbyterian Church of Dearborn Hosts 4th Annual Holiday Galleria

The Presbyterian Women of the First Presbyterian Church of Dearborn, MI will present its 4th Annual Holiday Galleria on Saturday, November 21, 2015. The fellowship hall and parlors will be bursting with many unique and quality items from over 40 artists, crafters and vendors. This is a one-stop holiday shopping experience. The event will take place at First Presbyterian Church, 600 North Brady, Dearborn, 48124 from 10:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. Admission ...


 

Michigan, Vicksburg, Event Date: October 24 & 25, 2015

Michigan Button Society Celebrates 75 years of Button Collecting, Grand Rapids, MI

Are you looking for an interesting new hobby – a hobby that spans generations and allows you to learn about art, fashion, and history simultaneously? Collectible clothing buttons can be that hobby. Through it, you can discover different materials used to make buttons over the past few centuries, be amazed by the variety of designs on buttons, and find out on what kind of clothing particular buttons were worn.   The Michigan Button Society is celebrating 75 years of collecting on October 24 & 25 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel , 5700 28th ...

 


Michigan, Ann Arbor, October 24 & 25, 2015

Fiber Artisans Eagerly Awaiting the 9th Annual Fiber Expo in Ann Arbor, Michigan

Many local residents as well as people from neighboring states will be “flocking” to the Fall Fiber Expo that is taking place October 24 &25, 2015 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. The Spring Fiber Expo is scheduled for April 9 & 10, 2016. Classes will be available in many of the fiber arts such as knitting, weaving, rug hooking, and felting. Vendors will be on site offering a wide selection of products ...

 


Detroit, Washington, DC & Nashville, Event Date: August 22 thru August 29, 2015

Allstate® Gospel Superfest Battle of the Bands 2015™ Competition set for August - Detroit, Washington, DC, and Nashville chosen as host cites

Unity Media Limited, producers of the Allstate Gospel Superfest, will conduct its seventh annual new talent search August 22 through August 29. The Allstate Gospel Superfest Battle of the Bands has been heralded as a springboard for aspiring gospel talent and will travel to Washington D.C., Nashville, and Detroit. The competition will award over 5,000 in cash and prizes and gives the winning talent the opportunity to appear as the ...

 


Michigan, Lowell, Event Date: June 11 to August 20, 2015

LowellArts! and the Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce Present the Lowell Showboat Sizzlin’ Summer Concerts, June 11 to August 20, Lowell, MI

LowellArts! and the Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce celebrate 15 years of concerts on the Flat River with an exciting line-up of musicians for 2015. A 10-week outdoor concert series, the Lowell Showboat Sizzlin’ Summer Concerts occur on Thursday evenings from June 11 to August 20. The concerts are free and begin at 7pm in front of the Historic Lowell Showboat, 113 Riverwalk Plaza in downtown Lowell, MI. Featuring exclusively music groups based in Michigan, the concerts ...

 


 

Michigan, Whitehall, Event Date: June 20 to 21, 2015

Father's Day Weekend Arts & Crafts Festival on the Shores of White Lake, Whitehall, MI

The 37th Annual White Lake Area Arts & Crafts Festival is expected to draw thousands of people on Father’s Day weekend, June 20th and 21st, 2015. This free event takes place at Goodrich Park in Whitehall, MI. More than 75 talented and creative artists will participate in this very popular juried art show from 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. on Saturday the 20th and from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Sunday the 21st. Those attending can purchase a variety of hand-made art and crafts such as jewelry ...

 


 

Michigan, Lowell, Event Date: July 9 to 11, 2015

21st Lowell Riverwalk Festival, Lowell, MI, July 9 to 11

Stretching over two nights and one full day, Lowell’s annual Riverwalk Festival is a crowd pleaser which draws in thousands of people from around the area. Being held this year on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, July 9, 10 and 11, the outdoor venue provides a hometown atmosphere for vendors, entertainers and festival goers. The event is held at Riverwalk Plaza, 113 Riverwalk Plaza, Lowell, MI. Once again, a limited-edition festival t-shirt will be produced and available for sale before ...

 


 

Michigan, Ann Arbor, Event Date: March 28 to 29, 2015

Local Fiber Enthusiasts "Flocking" to the Annual Fiber Expo in Ann Arbor, Michigan

Many local residents as well as people from neighboring states will be “flocking” to the Spring  Fiber Expo that is taking place March 28 & 29, 2015 in Ann Arbor, Michigan (Washtenaw Farm Council Grounds, 5055 Ann Arbor Saline Rd.). The Fall Fiber Expo is scheduled for October 24 & 25, 2015. Admission is $4 (children under 12 free), $6 two days. Fiber Expo is a place where the fiber producers, fiber artists, and fiber users can meet and do business ...

 


 

Michigan, Southeast Region, Troy/Livonia, Event Date: March 7, 2015 & March 14, 2015

Michigan Crafters Marketplace - Saturday Super Sale, Troy & Livonia

Michigan Crafters Marketplace - Saturday Super Sale began in April of 2012 as a means to support the entrepreneurial spirit of people with disabilities, handicapped and veterans. Many of these talented individuals are often not afforded equal employment opportunities and begin micro-enterprise businesses or produce hand crafted items. They are then challenged with securing affordable avenues to promote and sell their items. Saturday Super Sale is one event they can ...

 


 

Michigan, Madison Heights, Event Date: October 25, 2014

11th Annual Lamphere Craft Show & Health Fair, Madison Heights, MI

The Lamphere Craft Show & Health Fair is being held on Saturday, October 25th, 9:00 am to 4:00 pm at Lamphere High School. The school is located at 610 W. 13 Mile Rd., (between I-75 and John R Rd.) in Madison Heights, MI. Admission is $2.00, $1.00 for Seniors 60+. Now in its 11th year, the show includes approximately 100 craft booths, vendors, a variety of health vendors and screenings, fall harvest sale, bake sale and concessions. Craft booths offer a wide range of handmade items including, jewelry, wood items, pet collars/toys ...

 


 

Michigan, Ann Arbor, Event Date: October 25 & 26, 2014

Local Fiber Enthusiasts "Flocking" to Fiber Expo in Ann Arbor, Michigan

Many local residents as well as people from neighboring states will be “flocking” to the Fall Fiber Expo that is taking place October 25 & 26 at the Washtenaw Farm Council Grounds, 5055 Ann Arbor Saline Road, Ann Arbor, MI. The Spring Fiber Expo is scheduled for March 28 & 29, 2015. Fall is a perfect time of year to head over to Fiber Expo, where those that love making and using things from natural fibers meet. There is nothing better than finding a new pair of cozy wool mittens ...

 


 

Michigan, Lowell, Event Date: September 20 and 21

Annual Arts and Crafts Festival at Fallasburg Park, Lowell, MI, September 20 - 21

The LowellArts! Fallasburg Fall Festival for the Arts 2014 is September 20 and 21, 10am-5pm on both Saturday and Sunday. Now in its 46th year, the two-day festival includes 100 fine art and fine crafts booths, timeless craft demonstrations, live music, children’s activities, and food booths. Admission is free. Artist booths are juried and a broad range of different mediums are represented including jewelry, sculpture, ceramics, glass, fiber, mixed media, wood, painting, drawing, photography, floral, basketry, print-making, and more ...

 


 

Michigan, South Lyon, Event Date: September 26 to 28, 2014

Pumpkinfest Celebrates 30th Anniversary in South Lyon, MI, September 26 to 28

South Lyon’s much anticipated community event, Pumpkinfest, celebrates its 30th anniversary this year, September 26 to 28, in Downtown South Lyon. For three decades, the South Lyon Area Pumpkinfest, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, has provided wholesome entertainment for all ages. For the first time in the history of the event, Pumpkinfest will expand to a three-day event kicking off Friday evening with the opening of the Beer Garten and live music. Live music will entertain the community on Saturday night and during the day Sunday ... 


 

Michigan, South Lyon, Event Date: September 26 to 28, 2014

Pumpkinfest Celebrates 30th Anniversary in South Lyon, MI, September 26 to 28

Milt Wilcox, former Detroit Tigers’ pitcher,  Miss America 1988 Kaye Lani Rae Rafko and Paws, Detroit Tigers’ Mascot, all to make celebrity appearances at Vibe Credit Union Pumpkinfest of the South Lyon Area during its 30th celebration Friday, September 26th through Sunday, September 28th. The Grand Opening will occur Friday at 6:00pm followed by live entertainment from Jennifer Westwood and the Handsome Devils, Channel 7 WXYZ anchorman Stephen Clark and The Trending ...

 


 

Michigan, Rochester, Event Date: September 5 to 7, 2014

Meadow Brook Theatre Guild Presents Spotlights Market, Rochester, MI, September 5-7

On September 5th through 7th, artists tents line the streets of Walnut and Fourth in bustling downtown Rochester. Spotlights Market, with more than 120 juried exhibitors will feature something for everyone. There will be jewelry, pottery, photography, fiber, metal, painting and floral booths. The Older Persons' Commission booth features their famous apple pies, a Rochester tradition. There are several specialty food ...

 


 

Michigan, Beaver Island, Event Date: July 17 to 19, 2014

The 12th annual Beaver Island Music Festival has announced the line up for the 2014 Festival this July 17, 18, & 19 on Beaver Island in the middle of the woods, smack dab in the middle of lake Michigan.   Music performers will include The Ragbirds, North Country Flyers, The Crane Wives, Soul Patch, Galactic Sherpas, Conga Se Menne, Ben Daniels Band, Fauxgrass, C2 "Charlie Squared", Ned and the Dirt, Connor Zwetsch, Fox, Masters of Festival Hosts Dave Boutette, John Latini & Special Guest Jamie Sue Seal ...


 

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Local Fiber Enthusiasts "Flocking" to Fiber Expo in Ann Arbor, Michigan

Ann Arbor, Michigan (February 28, 2014) - Many local residents as well as people from neighboring states will be “flocking” to the Spring Fiber Expo that is taking place March 22 & 23, 2014 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. The Fall Fiber Expo is scheduled for October 25 & 26, 2014. In recent years there has been a resurgence in interest in the fiber arts. The sustainable and green movement has brought a new life to the age old crafts of ...

 

Enjoy a Henderson Castle Romantic Getaway this February, Kalamazoo, Michigan

Kalamazoo, Michigan - There is an exquisite piece of history located on the steep of West Main Hill overlooking downtown Kalamazoo, Michigan. This historic work of architecture is the Henderson Castle, established in 1895.   The Hotel is offering their VIP Royal Romance Package for $799.00 (normally $850.00), February 16-23, 2014. Dinner will include a special tasting of Henderson Castle’s new estate label wine, featuring 3 varietals grown in the Lake Michigan Shore appellation: Riesling, Pinot Grigio, and a Bordeaux style Meritage.   Start with a VIP tour of Henderson ...