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The crafty countdown is on …

HANDMADE ARCADE APPLICATIONS ARE OPEN NOW through 11:59 p.m. on Sunday, August 12, 2018! Calling all crafters, designers, makers and DIY artists to be part of Pittsburgh’s largest independent craft fair — and one of the city’s most anticipated annual events. There are more opportunities than ever for vendors — plus some exciting new surprises in store for HA:18.

We cannot wait to see what you have all be up to. APPLY HERE TODAY!

Handmade Arcade (HA) celebrates its 14th anniversary on December 8, 2018, at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center. HA is more than just one of the region’s most anticipated annual craft and art events. HA works year-round to continue a tradition of excellence that includes:

  • Hosting an annual event for craft-based artists and designers to sell, share and promote handmade goods (Showcasing 180+ innovative craft-based artists and designers);
  • Recruiting both new and returning vendors, and reaching out to under-served audiences;
  • Featuring arts groups, nonprofits and individual artists in its popular Hands-on Handmade activity area;
  • Pursuing partnerships with organizations that promote youth and minority entrepreneurs;
  • and so much more!