Diary of Events / Shows

Please scroll down to see the list of events, use the web address links for more information.

If you would you like to see your event or class listed on these pages please contact us.

 Indicates the event is organised by the Beadworkers Guild

Indicates the event is attended by a Beadworkers Guild Representative


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June 2018 


 2nd - 3rd Rock 'n' Gem Show 

10.00am - 5.00pm (4.00pm Sunday) Kempton Park, Staines Road East, Sunbury on Thames, Mddx, TW16 5AQ

Tel: 01932 782292

Contact: www.rockngem.co.uk

10th Cheshire Bead Fair 

10.00am - 4.00pm Nantwich Civic Hall, Market Street, Nantwich, Cheshire, CW 5 5DG 

Tel: 01782 850108

Contact: www.beadyfairs.co.uk


17th East Surrey Bead Fair 

10.00am - 3.00pm East Surrey Show, Merstham Village Hall, Station Road North, Merstham, Surrey RH1 3ED

Tel: 07931 345085

Contact: www.oldbicycleshop.co.uk

24th Newmarket Beadwork Fair 

10.00am - 4.00pm The Granary Estates, Parsonage Farm, Woodditton, Suffolk, CB8 9RZ

Tel: 01737 841080

Contact: www.beadwork.net

 29th - 1st July The Creative Craft Show  

10.00am - 4.30pm (5pm Sat) NEC Birmingham, West Midlands B40 1NT 

Tel: 01425 272711

Contact: www.ichevents.co.uk

July  2018

 8th July Bristol Bead Fair  

10.00am - 4.00pm  Aztec Hotel & Spa, Aztec West, Almondsbury, Bristol BS32 4TS 

Tel: 07474 727916

Contact: www.westofenglandevents.co.uk

28th - 29th Rock n' Gem Show 

10.00am - 5.00pm (4.00pm Sun) Kempton Park, Staines Road East, Sunbury on Thames, Mddx TW16 5AQ

Tel: 01932 782292

Contact: www.rockngem.co.uk 

BWG Bead In - Art Deco 

10.00am - 3.00pm Penrith Rugby Club,  Winters Park, Carleton Avenue, Penrith CA11 8RQ 

T: 01768 862468

August 2018

International Beading Week 


29th July - 6th August 

A week filled with beading, promotions, beading, competitions, beading, fun, beading, and much much more! 


September 2018 

 6th - 8th Craft Show 

10.00am - 4.30pm (5pm Sat) Event City, Phoenix Way, Stratford, Manchester M41 7TB 

T: 01425 272711 

Contact: www.ichfevents.co.uk

8th New Forest Bead Fair 

10.00am - 4.00pm Brockenhurst Village Hall, Brockenhurst, SO42 7RY 

T: 07474 727916

Contact: www.westofenglandevents.co.uk

 8th - 9th Rock n' Gem Show 

10.00am - 5.00pm (4.00pm Sun) Chepstow Racecourse, St. Lawrence Road, Chepstow NP16 6BE

Tel: 01291 622260

Contact: www.rockngem.co.uk 

16th Canford Needlework Festival 

10.00am - 4.00pm Hamworthy Club, Magna Road, Canford Magna, Wimborne, Dorset BH21 3AP 

T: 01202 625775

Contact: www.frangipanibeads.co.uk 

 23rd Leeds Bead Fair 

10.00am - 4.00pm Holiday Inn, Garforth, Leeds, West Yorkshire LS25 1LH 

T: 01132 871531

Contact: www.autumnbeads.co.uk

 27th - 30th The Creative Craft Show 

9.30am - 4.30pm (5pm Sat / 4pm Sun)  Westpoint Centre, Devon Showground, Exeter EX5 1DJ 

T: 01425 272711

Contact: www.ichfevents.co.uk

30th Bead Fair 

10.00am - 4.00pm Haydock Race Course, Newton - le - Willows, St. Helens, Merseyside WA12 0HQ 

T: 01254 236049

Contact: ww.beadsupnorth.co.uk

October 2018

7th Welsh Bead Fair 

10.00am - 4.00pm The Village Hotel, 29 Pendwyalt Road, Coryton, Cardiff, CF14 7EF 

T: 07474 727916

Contact: www.westofenglandevents.co.uk 

10th - 14th Knitting and Stitching Show 

10.00am - 5.30pm Alexandra Palace Way, Wood Green, London  N22 7AY

T: 020 7688 6830 

Contact: www.theknittingandstitchingshow.com 

14th Midlands Bead Fair 

10.00am - 4.00pm Fentiman Hall, Hampton-in-Arden, Solihull B92 0AH 

T: 07474 727916

Contact: n/a 

18th - 20th Crafts4crafters

10.00am - 5.00pm Bath and West Showground, Shepton Mallet, Somerset 

T: n/a 

Contact: n/a 

20th Bead Fair 

10.00am - 5.00pm Sandown Park, Portsmouth Road, Esher, Surrey KT10 9AJ 

T: 0800 435 553

Contact: www.thebigbeadshow.co.uk 

 21st Bead Fair 

10.00am - 4.00pm Pavilions of Harrogate, Great Yorkshire Showgrounds, North Yorkshire H62 8NZ 

T: 01737 841080

Contact: www.beadwork.net 

25th - 28th Craft Show 

10.00am - 5.00pm (4.30pm Sun)  SECC, Exhibition Way, Glasgow  G3 8YW 

T: 01425 272711

Contact: www.ichevents.co.uk 

27th - 28th The Big Textile Show 

10.00am - 5.00pm (4.00pm Sun) 

Leicester Racecourse, The Kube, Oadby, Leicester LE2 4AL 

T: 07885 473057 

Contact: www.thebigtextileshow.co.uk 

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