Shopping at the Bead Fest Marketplace

For the 20th 12 months of Bead Fest, we’re shifting to Lancaster, Pennsylvania to a attractive new facility with attractive surroundings. Jewelry artists of all skill stages can indulge in their imaginative passions with about 100 workshops and a Market which is ideal for getting bead and jewelry creating inspiration.

Lancaster Convention Center
The Lancaster County Conference Center in Lancaster Pennsylvania, the web-site of Bead Fest 2022

Make programs to study and store with your beloved instructors, artisans, and distributors during this special encounter in the coronary heart of Amish Country. 

Pham Gray at Bead Fest
Learn with Kieu Pham Grey and other favored instructors at Most effective Fest 2022

Study and Be Motivated

Opt for from 100+ workshops with your favored instructors and techniques. Beading and metalsmithing classes will be introduced more than four days and all registered students will get a Bead Fest Tote Bag with goodies from collaborating sponsors. Treat you to a workshop wherever you can understand a new ability or broaden on a person of your favored techniques. Special Grasp Classes with Julie Sanford and Edgar Lopez include things like dinner with your teacher together with other perks.

Bill Fretz at Bead Fest
Shop with Bill Fretz and other beloved sellers

Shop the Marketplace

The Market is open August 18-20th. Right here you will obtain all the beads, tools, and supplies you have to have for your subsequent job, all from your favored artisans and bead and jewellery source sellers. There is an admission cost for the market—plan ahead and choose benefit of Early Chicken pricing or indicator up for a workshop that is 3+ several hours extended to acquire absolutely free admission to the Marketplace. Unique strategy demonstrations and activities will also get area in the Marketplace. Arrive organized to absorb it all!

Lancaster Marriott at Penn Square
Lancaster Marriott at Penn Square

Learn. Shop. Stay!

Make the most of your Bead Fest Practical experience and stay at the Lancaster Marriott at Penn Square. The lodge is linked to the conference heart and characteristics historic structures within just and around its individual new architecture. If you’re being for night functions at Bead Fest or taking an night course, it is just a number of methods to your area. Or, collect your close friends for soon after-hours beading periods in the spacious foyer. You can also soak up panoramic views of downtown from the attractive rooftop bar.

Lancaster Central Market in Pennsylvania
Lancaster Central Industry in Lancaster, Pennsylvania

Though You’re in Lancaster

This is Pennsylvania Dutch State, which is about an hour and 30 minutes if you’re driving from Philadelphia, and a lot less by teach. Downtown Lancaster delivers lots of prospects for browsing and dining, or you can tour the close by countryside. For farm contemporary flavor, Lancaster Central Sector is open up Tuesdays, Fridays, and Saturdays. The sector offers every little thing from artisan bread, coffee, and tea to farm deliver and bouquets. There are also numerous retailers, cafés, galleries, and a lot more to delight in when you are in city.


Be a part of us for all this and so a great deal far more enjoyable at Bead Fest 2022!


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