Pink Palace Crafts Fair Honored with American Craft Week Star Award
The American Craft Week 2016 Star Awards announced that the Pink Palace Crafts fair has won the Outstanding Legacy of Craft Education & Demonstrations Star Award! For over four decades, the Pink Palace Crafts Fair has remained a popular Memphis tradition; 2017 is our 45th year! Our fair is entertainment with a purpose: historic crafts demonstrated, enjoyable performances on stage, hands-on learning, kids at play, museum exhibits on display and of course, lots of shopping!
We feel very proud to be honored with this award by American Crafts Week and we will continue to work for an ever-growing and exciting Crafts Fair for everyone!
Now accepting applications through zapplication.org for second jury, starting May 1, due June 15.
The Pink Palace Crafts Fair
Bank of America Presents: The 45th Annual Pink Palace Crafts Fair
Watch, Learn and Shop!
Audubon Park • Friday - Sunday, October 13-15, 2017
While artisan crafts may be our namesake, we also have music, food, educational exhibits, kids’ crafts, rides and interactive family activities. It’s the one Crafts Fair you don’t want to miss! It's entertainment with a purpose: historic crafts demonstrated, enjoyable performances on stage, hands-on learning, kids at play, museum exhibits on display and of course, lots of shopping! Experience the sights and sounds of the Pink Palace Crafts Fair, 45 years of crafts, cultural education and shopping.
- Largest juried arts and crafts fair in the Mid-South
- One of the oldest and best crafts fairs in the country – 45 years
- Supported by a large mixed media PR and marketing campaign
- Shopping, demonstrating, food, entertainment and family activities
- Thousands of shoppers over 3 days
- Best of Show and Merit Awards
The Pink Palace Crafts Fair is the largest fundraising event for the Pink Palace Museum and one of the largest volunteer-run events in Memphis.
Admission cash only (ATM on-site):
Adults - $9
Senior (60 & up) - $7
Military - $7
Children 4-12 - $3
Children 3 and under – free
$2 Parking at Perkins Extended and Southern
Free Parking off Cherry Road
Advance Tickets are available at the Pink Palace Box Office at discounted prices. (Mon.-Sat. 9am-4pm, Sun. 12pm-4pm)
Our mission: Educate the community about regional traditions in danger of disappearance, and serve the public by preserving historical skills through handicrafts, demonstrations, tactical experiences, entertainment and communication of knowledge.
Click here for an article about the Crafts Fair on Fox News!