ORIGINALS OTTAWA CHRISTMAS CRAFT SALE
DECEMBER 7 – 17, 2017

ABOUT THE SHOW

Originals Ottawa Christmas Craft Sale brings the very best that the Canadian handmade community has to offer to the Nation’s Capital for a magical ten-day holiday shopping event.

Held at the state-of-the-art EY Centre, Originals Ottawa Christmas Craft Sale gathers over 200 of Canada’s most talented artists, artisans, and designers for you to meet, and whose unique works will leave you truly amazed.

This event features an astounding assortment of quality Canadian handmade goods, including jewellery, fashion and accessories, pottery, glassware, sculptures, fine art, leather, gourmet treats, and more, providing you with an unforgettable shopping experience where you’ll find gifts worth giving.

HOURS

December 7 – 17, 2017
Weekdays 11am – 9pm
Saturday 11am – 6pm
Sunday 11am – 5pm
CLOSED Monday, December 11

LOCATION

EY Centre
Hall 3
4899 Uplands Drive
Ottawa, ON

ADMISSION

General Admission $7
17 and under – Free

Onsite box office, cash only or online tickets here.

MEET THE ARTISANS

2017 Artisan Gallery
Artisan Listing

WHAT’S HAPPENING

Every year Originals Ottawa Christmas Craft Sale brings exciting features, door prizes and special admission offers throughout 10 days of fabulous holiday shopping. It’s what makes shopping at Originals unique and so much fun!

HOSPICE CARE OTTAWA GINGERBREAD VILLAGE
We are proud of our continuing partnership with Hospice Care Ottawa to help support their Homes for the Holidays fundraiser. We are pleased to have on display the winning entries from their Gingerbread Village bake-off, which took place at the May Court Hospice as part of this year’s tour.

12 DAYS OF CHRISTMAS GIFT GIVEAWAYS
12 lucky winners, one each day of the show, will receive a fabulous gift from our artisans. Fill out a ballot onsite and you could win one of the 12 featured works on display at the show.

FACEBOOK CONTEST: EXPERIENCE HANDMADE LIVE!
Enter for your chance to win a workshop with mosaic glass artist, Cindy Laneville, and create your own work of art! Entry is simple – click here to enter the contest on Facebook. The more you share, the more entries you will receive! The winner will be announced on Wednesday, December 6, 2017.

SELFIE ZONE: Keep your eye out for our brand-new Selfie Zone, an IG-worthy spot for you and your shopping partners to take sweet selfies or brilliant Boomerangs! We want to reward you for them, too, – so if you follow us on Instagram, post your best Selfie Zone photo or video, tag us and use #OriginalsOttawa, you’ll automatically be entered to win a $50 ORIGINALS Gift Certificate. We’ll message you directly if you are one of the winners.

DIGITAL PERKS: Don’t miss out on any of our amazing social content or exclusive offers – make sure to Like our Facebook page, follow us on Instagram and Twitter and sign up for our e-newsletter to stay up to date on all things Originals Christmas Craft Sale related!

TWO FOR TEN Tuesday, December 12 – All day 2 for $10 admission to kick off the second half of the show.

DATE NIGHT Friday, December 8 and 15 – Couples receive two for $10 admission from 5 p.m. – 9 p.m.

SENIORS DAY  Wednesday, December 13 & Thursday December 14 – Seniors receive 2 for $10 admission all day.

HOW TO GET THERE

The EY Centre has plenty of on-site parking, is easily accessible from all parts of the city and is serviced by OC Transpo routes 147 & 97 daily and 99 on weekends.
Transit Schedule

PRESS RELEASE

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MEDIA FACT SHEET

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SHOW FLOOR PLAN

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Interviews or photo requests, email here.

THANK YOU