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Art in the Village 2017 in Barnstable MA

The 15th Annual Art in the Village festival will be held on Saturday June 24 and Sunday June 25, 2017 Paintings, pottery, jewelry, photography and more. Children’s activities, too – face painting, and more. Enjoy live music throughout the day, bid on great auction items. Festival is 10am-4pm both days along Route 6A/Main Street in Barnstable Village. It is a rain or shine event!!

Art in the Village 2017 in Barnstable MA
Mark Bentz | Garden Grove Pottery
Ken Brynildsen | Inklings (Photography)
Andrea Cialek | Dream Finder Photography
Patricia Daley | Kaleidoscope Silver & Glass
Inga Dankers | Scarfs/Paintings
Bryan Day | Cranberry Collective
Leslie Froes | Leslie Froes Leather
Josephine Glazebrook | Odyssey Stoneware (Pottery)
Lynda Glassman & Melissa Lasoff | Elle & EmDesigns (Jewelry)
Robert Handel | Handel Silver & Goldsmith
Don Iacovelli | Folk Art- Acrylic Painting
Richard Kaish | Richard Kaish (Metal/Jewelry)
Jen Kano | Jen Kano Photography
Patty LeGrand & Lynn Abravanel | Scarabocchio Silversmiths (Jewelry)
Ken Lindgren | Walk Softly Wood Art
Anna Lowther | Artist (Oil Painter)
Michael McCarthy | Mattapoisett Bird Works
Sarah McClimans | Bit-O-Beads (jewelry)
Sarah Miller | Stained Glass/Shells
Sue Neelon | Wall hangings, vests, kimono coats
Jeff Nelson & Daniel Coles | Hudson River Inlay (Wood Inlay)
Cesar Palma | Cesars World, Inc. (Jewelry)
Chelsie Starace | Cape Cod C Star Pottery
John Tunney | John Tunney Photography
Jennifer Zhang | Winchester School of Chinese Culture

CCADA Spring Falmouth Antique Show 2017

The Cape Cod Antique Dealers Association is reviving its Spring antique show this year in Falmouth, MA. The event will be held indoors on Saturday, June 3rd , 10AM to 4PM at the Cape Cod Fairgrounds (Home of the Barnstable County Fair), 1220 Nathan Ellis Highway, Route 151, East Falmouth. CCADA Spring Falmouth Antique Show 2017

Over 30 quality dealers with a wide array of 18th, 19th, and early 20th century antiques. Buyers will find American country furniture; garden antiques; pottery; glassware; paintings; quilts; jewelry; books; decorative items and more.
Proceeds from the show will benefit the Association’s Scholarship Fund and Cultural Enrichment Fund.
The Cape Cod Antique Dealers Association (CCADA) is the professional non-profit organization of antiques and fine art dealers for Cape Cod, long recognized as one of the richest sources of antiques in the country. Our 150+ members from Cape Cod, Massachusetts, and a dozen other states are a community of antiques dealers dedicated to high professional standards. Our aim is to increase and enrich the knowledge of our clientele and the public while offering fine quality, authentic merchandise.

Sandwich Artisans Fine Art & Craft Shows 2017

Sandwich Artisans is pleased to announce our 2017 Fine Art & Crafts show schedule. These juried shows are held on the lawn of the Sandwich Public Library, 142 Main St., Sandwich, MA from 10:00 am-4:00 pm.  sandwichart

The dates for 2017

May 13th
May 27th
June 3rd
July 8th
August 5th
September 2nd
September 23rd
October 7th

Arts & Crafts on sale include:

fine art
hand-crafted clothing
home accessories
leather and wooden goods
and much more!

All artisan fees are donated to the Sandwich Public Library to benefit youth art programs.
Sandwich Artisans was voted the “2011 Best Business in Sandwich” by the Sandwich Chamber of Commerce.

Sandwich Public Library at 142 Main Street, Sandwich, Mass.

Hyannis Home, Garden & Lifestyle Show 2017

The Rotary Club of Hyannis will host its 59th annual home show, now called the “Home, Garden & Lifestyle Show,”  on Saturday  March 18 and Sunday  March 19 at Barnstable High School.

Hyannis Home, Garden & Lifestyle Show 2017

This annual spring rite, a favorite of Cape Codders and others throughout the region, will give residents of all ages exhibits and exciting activities, and will give businesses a chance to meet new customers – all while helping Hyannis Rotary Club raise money in its largest annual fundraiser – the proceeds of which are turned back to the community in scholarships and grants.

In multiple sites in and around Barnstable High School, more than 120 exhibitors display products and services for home renovation, landscaping, and lifestyle enhancement.  New this year is a “Good Run for Good Works” on Saturday (5K for adults and teens, a half-mile run for kids 7-12, and a 100-meter run for kids 6 and under). Find more details and online registration for the walk/run at

More children’s activities are offered this year:  the ever-popular face painting returns, and added are craft making and games supervised by Rotarians, as well as the children’s races.

Thousands from throughout the region will attend this year. They can get their soil tested by Cape Cod Master Gardeners; attend flower arranging workshops; inspect scores of home improvement options for indoor and out; enjoy lunch with new healthy options and food trucks; and relax in the school’s cafeteria which will offer plenty of lunch seating along with live music. Raffles for cash prizes and a Costa Rica vacation add to the excitement.

Country Christmas Green Briar Nature Center 2016 in Sandwich MA

Come by the Country Christmas Open House at Green Briar during the weekends  November 26th thru December 18th in Sandwich MA. Saturday 10-4pm and Sunday 1-4pm  Country Christmas Green Briar Nature Center  2016 in Sandwich MA

Taste a sampling of our delicious Jam Kitchen products and a cup of mulled cider. Browse among a variety of great holiday gift ideas in the Green Briar shop offering jams, jellies, relishes, books, an abundance of nature-related items as well as books, games, puppets and toys for children. Unique handmade gifts and home decorations created by our Green Briar Crafters will also be available! Free admission

Saturday 10-4pm and Sunday 1-4pm

Green Briar Nature Center & Jam Kitchen
6 Discovery Hill Rd, East Sandwich, Massachusetts 02537

Northeast Sea Glass Expo 2016 in Hyannis MA

The North American Sea Glass Association will hold the 2016 Sea Glass Festival at the Resort & Conference Center at Hyannis  over Columbus Day weekend  Saturday, October 9 and Sunday, October 10! Show hours are 10 a.m. until 6 p.m. on Saturday and 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. on Sunday. 14232554_599670633537886_7588714634311062997_n

There will be sea glass, beachstones, seashells and driftwood artisans. We will have lectures, movies and door prizes. Admission is $5.00. Please like us on Facebook for all the rules for the contests and all pertinent information. Grab your friends, grab your husband and join us for an unforgettable weekend.

The Resort & Conference Center
35 Scudder Road
Hyannis, MA 02061

Hyannis Open Streets Fest 2016

The first annual  Hyannis Open Streets  will be held on Sunday September 25th from 12-5pm This great family event  feature FREE music, entertainment, and activites for all ages! Come out and enjoy local food, shops, and culture.  14222240_1114873755272220_2558908205988854071_n

From 12-5PM Main Street will be closed to traffic( Barnstable Road to Sea Street) so that you can safely enjoy the enterainment and activities throughout the day!  Published on
Residents and visitors will be able to walk up and down Main Street without having to worry about traffic



Falmouth Historical Society Antiques Show & Sale 2016

The 47th annual Falmouth Historical Society Antiques Show & Sale  will be held on  Saturday, August 27 from 10am to 4pm at the Museums on the Green


Rain or shine. Admission is $6. Early bird admission (9am) is $15.
Featuring over 40 vendors from around New England. Enjoy a luscious dessert from the Falmouth Garden Club’s Bake Sale.
Benefits adult and children’s programs at the Falmouth Historical Society.

Falmouth Museums on the Green – 65 Palmer Ave, Falmouth, MA 02540,

CraftFest Cotuit 2016

CraftFest Cotuit will be held on Saturday August 20th and Sunday August 21st 10-4pm Rain or Shine. For two days in August during CraftFest Cotuit the Cotuit Village Green   becomes the largest outdoor crafts festival on Cape Cod.  CraftFest Cotuit 2016
More than 100 artisans and craftsmen gather at this premier showing of skilled craftsmanship and artistic talent. A day spent at CraftFest Cotuit is a day full of artistic inspiration, dialogue and learning, with all the pleasures of a quintessential summer village festival, down by the seaside, on Cape Cod. And the festival’s organizers offer both free parking and free admission.

In addition to the more than 100 exhibitor booths staged by artisans from all over the east coast of the U.S., the ART TENT at CraftFest Cotuit will offer outstanding work for sale by local and regional artists under the festival canopies.

Cape Cod Festival of the Arts 2016 in Chatham MA

The  45th  Cape Cod  Festival of the Arts will be held on  Friday, August 19 to Saturday August 21st at Chase Park in Chatham.  creativearts

Come and browse the world of high end Arts & Crafts, with Exhibitors from around the country. One of a kind pieces , clothing, jewelry, fine woodworking, art, ceramics, graphics, metalwork, glass and much more. Food trucks and an ice cream van conveniently located in the center of the green will ensure you have the energy to keep exploring! The Children’s tent will feature fun activities again this year, as well as our usual and unusual face painting. Chase Park is a short walk off Main Street , with a free shuttle bus to bring you directly to the entrance of the Festival from Parking stations at the Creative Arts Center and behind the Community Center on Route 28.

Chase Park on Cross Street, Chatham (2 minute walk from Main St)