April showers bring May flowers and tons of craft fairs, apparently. Springtime in Hawaii happens to be one of the best times of year for crafting and shopping. It’s also the best way to support local! Check out these tips to getting the most out of your Hawaii craft fair experience, then check out these springtime craft fairs in Honolulu.
Eighth Bolts of Fabric & Fun Fair • April 20, 9am-1pm • Honpa Hongwanji 1727 Pali Hwy. • Yardage, kimonos, sewing notions, beads and more • More info: 808-536-4566 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Spring Bazaar at Epiphany Church • April 20, 8am to 2pm • 10th and Harding avenues, Kaimuki • Baked goods, jams and jellies, food and more • More info: 808-734-5706.
Spring Home, Garden and New Products Show • April 26, 5 to 9pm; April 27, 10am to 9pm; and April 28, 10am to 5pm • Neal Blaisdell Center, Exhibition Hall • Cost: $3 for general admission, $1 for military, free for ages 12 and under • More info: 808-732-6037 or www.pacificexpos.com.
Craft, Gift & Rubber Stamp Expo, plus Crafters Clearance Sale • April 28, 9am to 3pm • Neal Blaisdell Center, Hawaii Suites • More info: 808-220-1002.
Islandwide Spring Crafts and Food Expo for Mother’s Day • May 3, 4 to 8pm; May 4, 10am to 8pm • May 5, 10am to 5pm • Neal Blaisdell Center, Exhibition Hall • More info: 808-623-4050
Waikiki Farmers Market & Specialty Craft Fair • May 18 and June 22, 8am to 1pm • Jefferson Elementary School, 324 Kapahulu Ave.
Posted by: Bruce Fisher