Make It! handmade market will be at Deerfoot City this April

Mar 29 2019, 8:46 pm

Calgary’s largest spring handmade market,¬†the Make It! Show is coming back to Calgary just in time for the most colourful months of the year.

The event is taking place from Friday,¬†April 5 to Sunday, April 7 and it’s set to feature over 100 of Canada’s top artists, makers, and crafters.

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The fun, upbeat shopping experience is the perfect place to find those gems to really freshen up your home and life, as you’ll be able to shop everything from¬†clothing and accessories, to art, home decor, gourmet goodies, baby and kid items, among other handmade treasures.


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Early bird tickets are on sale now for just $2.50 each¬†via Make It!, or, if you’re buying your tickets at the door, it’ll be $5 per adult, with kids 12 and under getting in for free.

After a six-year hiatus, the handmade market relaunched in April 2017 to an overwhelmingly warm welcome from handmade-loving Calgarians. The show was at the Big Four last November and brought its upbeat, positive vibes to Deerfoot City this past December for their holiday market.


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Since 2008, the Make It! Show has grown to be one of the largest craft fairs in Canada with bi-annual events in Edmonton, Vancouver, and Calgary. Each year, more than 900 ‘Makies‘¬†participate in the country-wide shows.

This spring’s edition in Calgary will see vendors such as Wanderlust Creatures,¬†Auntie Jean’s Fudge, Balm Girls, Creative Life, Jagged Little Pillows, Kick Ass¬†Caramels, One Crafty Mother, The Lonely Pixel, and many, many more selling their unique products. (You can see the¬†full list of vendors here.)

Oh, and did we mention that parking is free?


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Make It! Calgary 2019

When: Friday, April 5 to Sunday, April 7

  • Friday: 11 am to 9 pm
  • Saturday: 10 am to 6 pm
  • Sunday: 11 am to 5 pm

Where:¬†Deerfoot City ‚ÄĒ 901 64th Avenue NE

Price: $2.50 early bird online | $5 at the door | Kids under 12 are free – Tickets available via EventBrite

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