Arts and Crafts Show

Information on the Arts and Crafts Show








Celebrate the season at the Michigan State

53rd Annual Holiday Arts & Crafts Show!

Saturday, December 3, 2016, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM and Sunday, December 4, 2016, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

In its 53rd year, the Holiday Arts and Crafts show will take place, once again, inside the MSU Union, which is located on the corner of Grand River Avenue and Abbot Road in East Lansing, Michigan. This year’s show is going to host more than 110 artisans with many new participants as well as include many returning favorites! There will be a broad range of handmade items including candles, furniture, jewelry, home and yard décor, aromatherapy, clothing, children’s toys, paintings, graphics, pottery, sculpture, photography and much more!

For more information about the show click the boxes below that answer your questions:


For more information, make sure to check back here for the latest updates or call the University Activities Office at (517) 355-3354.



We've taken both a new look/approach and your evaluations from the 2015 show to heart and have hopefully begun to make this an even better event for you and our guests! That being said, please ensure to read materials and this website for updates as we roll out new changes.

Application Process: We are no longer accepting crafters for the 2016 Holiday Show. Please check back for information on our 2017 Spring Show later this year!

Invitation to the show is dependent on several factors including but not limited to: amount of personal work put into products, whether an individual is a new or returning vendor, for returning vendor, adherence to the terms and conditions in previous years, and uniqueness and quality of the products.

**American Disabilities Act (ADA) Policy: It is MSU’s policy to make every effort to ensure easy accessibility to all components of the Arts & Crafts Show as a vendor. Any individuals who need assistance with the application process, please contact Brian, the show coordinator, directly at 517-355-3354. For any individuals with ADA needs who contact the show coordinator prior to any deadline requesting assistance will be considered on time for that respective deadline.

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