A Fair in the Park Returns to Mellon Park for the 47th Year
More than 100 fine artisans and skilled craftsmen from Pittsburgh and across the country will converge on Mellon Park in Pittsburgh’s Shadyside neighborhood, September 9 -11, for the Craftsmen’s Guild of Pittsburgh’s A Fair in the Park. This year the tradition of creating a fully sensory experience continues featuring live music, hands on and master craftsmen’s demonstrations, Pittsburgh’s finest mobile kitchens and food trucks, kids activities, and the opportunity to shop from and interact with 100 fine artisans. Mellon Park is located at 6300 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15232. The festivities will take place Friday, September 9th from 1:00 pm 7:00 pm; Saturday, September 10th from 10:00 am 7:00 pm, and Sunday, September 11th from 10:00 am 5:00 pm. With 47 years of history behind this event, A Fair in the Park is a Pittsburgh institution acting as a gathering space for art lovers from across Allegheny and neighboring counties. Shoppers can spend the entire day exploring handcrafted items from mediums including glass, metals, ceramics, fiber, mixed media, wood, 2D, and jewelry. All participating artisans have been juried by a rotating committee of members of the Craftsmen’s Guild of Pittsburgh. Four prizes will be awarded to artists at this year’s event.
Date & Time
- Weekly on Sunday, Friday, and Saturday
- Sep 09, 2016 through Sep 11, 2016
- 1:00PM - 7:00PM