Downtown Delray Beach Welcomes Back New Year’s Weekend Craft Festival

Quality Crafts – Unique Gift Items – Affordable Prices – Live Music

Delray Beach, FL, December 25, 2013 --( What: 7th Annual Downtown Delray Beach New Year’s Weekend Craft Festival

When: December 28 - 29, Saturday & Sunday, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Where: Intersection of Atlantic Avenue and 4th Avenue in Downtown Delray Beach (north and south of Atlantic Avenue, spanning ½ mile of NE & SE 4th Avenues)

Navigational Address: 330 E. Atlantic Avenue, Delray Beach, FL 33483

Why: To Support the Arts, the Delray Beach Downtown Development Authority and the Local Economy

Admission: Free and open to the public


Contact Information: or 561-746-6615

Calendar Listing: December 28 - 29, 2012, the 7th Annual Downtown Delray Beach New Year’s Weekend Craft Festival. 150 leading crafters from the U.S. will converge upon the intersection of 4th Avenue & Atlantic Avenue and span ½ mile of NE & SE 4th Avenues in downtown Delray Beach with their professional booths displaying original handmade affordable crafts and gift items. The artistic media include folk art, pottery, handmade jewelry, wall hangings, ceramics, paintings, personalized gifts, handmade clothing, scented soaps and body products. Saturday & Sunday, December 28 – 29, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm. - 561-746-6615. Free.

Interviews with participating artists & crafters and images of their work are available upon request by contacting AnaBelle Ramos at

The Downtown Delray Beach New Year’s Weekend Craft Festival returns December 27 - 28, 2013. Craft enthusiasts will have the opportunity to explore the work of 150 of the finest crafters in the country and discover unique and affordable gift items priced to suit all budgets. The crafters will line their booths along N.E. & S.E. 4th Avenues, just north and south of Atlantic Boulevard in Downtown Delray Beach. A portion of the proceeds benefits the Delray Beach Downtown Development Authority. Admission is free and open to the public.

American Craft Endeavors, producer of this show, and Howard Alan Events bring many art and craft festivals to Downtown Delray Beach each year including the city’s signature Festival of the Arts which takes place in January and the Thanksgiving Weekend Art Festival in addition to many craft shows at various locations around town.

Information at a Glance:

Juried outdoor craft showcase
Original crafts - Handmade in America
Unique and affordable gift items
150 crafters from 30 different states
Prices set to suit all budgets - ranging from as little as $3 to $3,000
Crafters hand-selected from hundreds of applicants
All crafters on site for duration of festival

Vast array of craft media including folk art, pottery, personalized gifts, handmade clothing, basket weaving, beaded utensils, candles, cork assemblage, fabric design, fiber quilts, fused wax & glass, hair accessories, handbags & accessories, handmade cards, leather, mosaic, wood, painted wood, plaster craft, stained glass

About American Craft Endeavors:
American Craft Endeavors (ACE) produces some of the nation’s most exciting high-end juried craft shows in many of Florida’s vibrant downtown areas and popular tourist destinations including the Lauderdale by the Sea Craft Festival (Fort Lauderdale, FL), the Holiday Craft Festival on the Ocean (Jupiter/Juno Beach, FL), the Downtown Stuart Craft Fairs (Stuart, FL), the Siesta Fiesta Craft Festival (Sarasota, FL) and the Downtown Sarasota Craft Festivals (Sarasota, FL) among others. The group’s founders personally select unique, culture rich cities for their show locations providing a complete outdoor experience unmatched by other festivals. All crafters are hand-selected from hundreds of applicants in order to ensure a superior event featuring diverse art media and the highest quality of original handmade crafts.

For additional information on the 7th Annual Downtown Delray Beach New Year’s Weekend Craft Festival and other American Craft Endeavors craft shows across the country, visit or call 561-746-6615.
Howard Alan Events
Malinda Ratliff