Art & Craft Fair

Friday - Saturday - Sunday

September 8 - First Look Friday Fundraiser | 5 to 10:30 pm | All Inclusive Ticket: $50

September 9 & 10 | 10 am to 5 pm | Adults $5 | Children 10 and under FREE

Park FREE at Times Square Mall and Ride the Shuttle to Cedarhurst! (Saturday and Sunday only) $3/Round Trip. 

Children 10 and under free with adult | Handicap Accessible Bus Available.


It's a whole new Craft Fair! After celebrating the milestone 40th craft fair in 2016, Cedarhurst is mixing things up. This year's craft fair will have several new features:

  • Integrated layout with seating and food/drink selections spread throughout
  • Ongoing entertainment featuring local musicians in 3 different entertainment tents
  • Special glass-blowing demos by students from SIU-C
New Vendors:

  • Approximately 50 new vendor booths, and over 100 total
  • Check out new-to-Cedarhurst art forms like quilling
New Flavors:

  • Craft Beers on tap from St. Nicholas Brewing Co, including an exclusive Cedarhurst beer served only at the museum's signature summer festivals.
  • Specialty wines from our featured southern Illinois' winery
  • More than 10 new food items to try

Stay with one of our preferred hotel partners and get a discounted rate during the weekend of the 2017 Cedarhurst art and Craft Fair, September 8-10. Please make your reservations by Monday, August 7 to ensure the special $99 rate.

To book at the Drury Inn, click here, or call 1-800-325-0720 and refer to the Cedarhurst group number: 2312120

To book at the Fairfield Inn and Suites, contact Ariel Kabat at or call 618-244-2300 and ask for the Cedarhurst rate special. Save