Wallingford/Meriden CT 2014 Holiday and Craft Fairs

Wallingford/Meriden 2014 Holiday and Craft Fairs

It’s time once again for the holiday craft fair season to get into full swing! Several organizations have scheduled upcoming Holiday and Craft Fairs, so without further ado here is a preliminary list of the events in the Wallingford/Meriden area:

Wallingford/Meriden CT Holiday and Craft Fairs


November 8th:

Our Lady of Fatima Women’s Club Craft Fair, scheduled for 9am – 3pm in the church parish hall at 382 Hope Hill Rd. For more information, call Cheri at 203-265-5375.

November 15th:

Wallingford Senior Center Annual Holiday Fair, from 9am – 2pm at 238 Washington Street. For more information, call Debra at 203-265-7753 or visit www.wlfdsseniorctr.com.

St. Paul Episcopal Church Craft Fair, 10am – 2pm at 65 No. Main Street. For applications and information, call Karen Rowe at 203-619-2410 or email her at k.rowe@cox.net.

Saints Peter and Paul Roman Catholic church Holiday Fair, 9am – 2pm at PNA Park, North Plains Industrial Highway.

Masonicare at Ashlar Village on Cheshire Road in Wallingford will be hosting a Holiday Arts and Crafts Fair and is looking for vendors and crafters to participate. The fair, which will be open to the public, will take place on Saturday, Nov. 15, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Hartog Activities Center Auditorium. For information contact Alyssa Pagan at 203-679-6015 or Noreen Caffrey at 203-679-6402

November 16th:

Parker Farms School 5th Annual Holiday Fair, 10am – 2pm, at Parker Farms School, 30 Parker Farms Road. Free admission, all proceeds go to the Cook Hill/Parker Farms PTO.

November 21st:

Yalesville United Methodist Church.  4-7 pm  Gift boutique, crafts, gift baskets, baked goods, cookie walk. Serving soups and sandwiches Fri and Sat.

November 22nd:

Lyman Hall Holiday Fair, 9am – 3pm at Lyman Hall High School on Pond Hill Road. For more information, call Roseann Augur at 203-294-1062 or email her at roseann.augur@gmail.com.

Christmas Boutique and Luncheon hosted by First Baptist Church, 114 North Main Street, 9am-2pm. Featuring unique gifts & vendors, “gently” used book table, baked goods table, “White Elephant” Christmas table, luncheon soups and sandwiches.

Yalesville United Methodist Church.  9am-2pm. Gift boutique, crafts, gift baskets, baked goods, cookie walk. Serving soups and sandwiches Fri and Sat.

November 29th:

East Wallingford Volunteer Fire Department’s 28th Annual Craft Fair, from 9am – 2pm at the fire house at 2 Kondracki Lane. Contact Tim Whalen at 203-265-4734 or email EWFDCCraftFair@gmail.com for more info.

Sheehan H.S. Music Parents Assoc is having a Holiday Vendor Fair on Sat Nov 29th from 9am-2pm at Sheehan High School, 142 Hope Hill Rd. For more info or to secure a vendor space, contact Sue Simpson at s-simpson@msn.com or go to sheehanmpa.org.

Yalesville VFD Craft/Vendor Fair, 9am to 3pm at the Yalesville VFD, 143 Hope Hill Road. Santa will be there from 1 – 3pm. Contact Stacy at 203-269-1721 for more information.

Masonicare Health Center, 22 Masonic Avenue, will be hosting a Holiday Fair from 9am to 2pm. It’s a day full of shopping, food, fun, and more! Looking to do a LOT of affordable holiday shopping? Want to take the kids to meet Mr. & Ms. Claus or to make their own Ornament? Do you or someone you know love Trains? Then come meet Santa and Ms. Claus, come view our Extraordinary Train Room, but don’t forget to do some Christmas shopping while you’re here. Come browse and see what Masonicare’s Holiday Fair has to offer you this Season!! Also don’t miss your chance to WIN the 3ft tall Specialty Christmas Tree Drawing! For more info, contact Maria Santiago at 203-679-5980 or msantiago@masonicare.org, or Carla Young at 203-679-6253 or cyoung@masonicare.org.

November 30th:

The Hungarian Cultural Society of Connecticut will hold their first annual Christmas Bazaar at the Hungarian Club, 147 Ward Street, from 10am to 4pm, featuring arts and crafts, food, and handmade Christmas candy. Free admission.

December 4th:

Gaylord Hospital , 50 Gaylord Farm Road, in the lobby from 9am – 4pm.

December 6th:

Highland/Yalesville Elementary Schools PTO Craft Fair, 9am – 3pm at Highland School. For more info, call 203-294-3970, Carole Eager at 203-235-0195, or email Carole at careager@aol.com ; Allison Denya at adenya@wallingford.k12.ct.us; or Debbie Hajjar at dhajjar@wallingford.k12.ct.us.

First Congregational Church Christmas Fair is Saturday, December 6th from 9AM to 3PM. Lunch will be served at 11:30am and there will be hand-made crafts, pies and baked goods along with a cookie walk. Come and join us. We are located at 23 South Main Street. Call the Church office at 203-265-1692 for more information.


Wallingford/Meriden CT Holiday and Craft Fairs


November 7th:

Saint Rose of Lima Holiday Fair, 35 Center St., Meriden is having a Holiday Fair on Friday, Nov. 7 and Saturday, Nov. 8, from 5 to 8 p.m. Activities include major raffle, homemade quilt raffle, baked goods, gift baskets, crafts, books, candy corner, and mini raffles.

November 8th:

Meriden Turner Society Annual Weihnachtsfest Christmas Bazaar, 9am – 3pm, 800 Old Colony Road. Call Cathy at 203-238-9070 for more details.

Wilcox Technical High School, 298 Oregon Road, Meriden, is looking for crafters and vendors to fill the gym and cafeteria area for its annual fair on Saturday, Nov. 8, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. For information, contact wilcoxcraftfair@gmail.com.

Saint Rose of Lima Holiday Fair, 35 Center St., Meriden is having a Holiday Fair on Friday, Nov. 7 and Saturday, Nov. 8, from 5 to 8 p.m. Activities include major raffle, homemade quilt raffle, baked goods, gift baskets, crafts, books, candy corner, and mini raffles.

Center Congregational Church Holiday Fair Saturday November 8th 9am-3pm.

American Legion Post 45, 835 Hanover Road, will be having a Holiday Craft Fair on Saturday, Nov. 8, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. For reservations, call (203) 213-1343.

November 14th:

The Bradley Home Winter Bazaar, 2:30pm – 6:30pm, 320 Colony Street. For more info, call 203-235-5716.

November 15th:

South Meriden Trinity United Methodist Church presents their Village Holiday Bazaar, Sat. Nov. 15th  9am – 3pm at 145 Main St. South Meriden ( in hall behind church). Gift baskets, scarfs, homemade crafts, fudge, Rada knives, Baked goods, & more. Café  9:30 – 2:30 serving delicious soups & chili, sandwiches, hot dogs & “Hot” apple crisp.

November 19th:

Roger Sherman Vendor Night on Wed Nov 19th from 5:30-7:30pm. Contact rogershermantpt@gmail.com for any questions!

November 22nd:

23rd Annual Franciscan Christmas Fair, 9:30am – 2:30pm, Franciscan Life Center, 271 Finch Avenue. For more info, call 203-237-8084 or visit www.flcenter.org.

Holiday Fair at St. Laurent Church, 121 Camp St., Meriden will take place on Saturday, Nov. 22, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the church hall. Plenty of off street parking. Candy cane cafe, cookie walk, craft tables, cemetery boxes, teacup auction and more. Crafters call Jeanine at (203) 238-4273 for table information.

November 23rd:

Village Barn 16 River Road, South Meriden from 1pm – 5pm.

November 29th:

Meriden Holy Angels Annual Christmas on the Hill Holiday Bazaar, 9am – 3pm, Church of the Holy Angels, 585 Main Street. For more details, call Cheryl Raffile at 203-238-0199, the Parish Office at 203-235-3822, email craffile@gmail.com or office@holyangelschurch.com, or visit www.holyangelschurch.com.

November 30th:

The Village at Kensington Place will be having their craft fair in the village on November 30th from 10 a.m. To 3 p.m. 511 Kensington Avenue, Meriden. Contact lerodriguez@benchmarkquality.com for more info.

December 5th:

Thomas Hooker Elementary School Holiday Fair. Friday Dec 5 from 5-8pm. Still currently looking for vendors. Contact Joelle Quilty joellequilty@att.net or 203.639.9063.

Nathan Hale School in Meriden is having their Holiday Bazaar Dec. 5th 5-8 p.m. Crafts, cookie walk, Santa, and raffles!
We are still looking for vendors.

Saint Joseph School in Meriden is hosting a Christmas Craft and Cookie Walk on Friday, December 5 from 5:30 – 8:30 pm at Saint Joseph Church in Rosary Hall. There will be a cookie walk, ornament decorating, holiday crafts, basket raffle and refreshments! This is a great family event. For more information, contact Kim Camire at 203-687-8079.

December 6th:

Westfield Care and Rehab will hold its annual Christmas Fair. Anyone interested in renting a table can contact Christina Sterling at 203-238-1291.

That’s all the scheduled events so far; we’ll update this list as more events become available. If you know of any events not on this list, or see any incorrect info, please either post a comment below or contact me directly at wharriman@harrimanre.com. Thanks!


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