ORIGINALS – THE SPRING CRAFT SALE
APRIL 6 – 9, 2017

ABOUT THE SHOW

Originals – The Spring Craft Sale is Ottawa’s most unique spring shopping event, bringing together the very best handmade talent, from all across Canada to the Nation’s Capital, for four unforgettable days.

Held at the impressive and spacious EY Centre, Originals – The Spring Craft Sale features 180 of Canada’s most talented artists, artisans, and designers mingling with shoppers and displaying their works for them to behold, making this a wonderfully intimate and interactive experience.

There is an incredible assortment of quality Canadian handmade goods to choose from, including fashion pieces, stunning jewellery, home décor, fine art, sculptures, natural body care, delicious gourmet treats, and more. Shoppers of all ages are sure to be delighted as they discover truly one-of-a-kind items, making this the can’t-miss spring shopping event of the season.

HOURS

April 6 – 9, 2017
Thursday 11am – 9pm
Friday 11am – 9pm
Saturday 11am – 6pm
Sunday 11am – 5pm

LOCATION

EY Centre
Hall 3
4899 Uplands Drive
Ottawa, ON

ADMISSION

General Admission $7
17  & under FREE

Onsite box office, cash only or online tickets here.

MEET THE ARTISANS

2017 ARTISAN GALLERY
2017 ARTISAN LISTING

WHAT’S HAPPENING

Grand Prize Giveaway

Canadian Tulip Festival May 12 – 22, 2017 

“One Tulip ~ One Canada” – Celebrate Canada’s 150th at Ottawa’s multi-award-winning 65th Canadian Tulip Festival. The largest event of its kind in the world! 

VIP Package valued at over $700 includes:

– Weekend hotel accommodation May 12 & 13
– VIP Admission for 2 to Exclusive Tulip Festival  Grand Opening Vernissage – A Tribute to Our Founders including the Homage to Malak Karsh Photography Exhibit, Tulip Art Gallery and Tulip Memories Gallery,  with return limousine transportation from your hotel
– Weekend access to the Lansdowne Park Tulip Gallery
– Complimentary guided tour of Commissioners Park Tulips on Saturday, May 13
– Complimentary Tulip Cookie and Tulip Julip at the Tulip Café in Aberdeen Pavilion plus a $100 Restaurant Gift Certificate
Canadian Tulip Festival

In celebration of Ottawa 2017 and Canada’s 150th birthday, Originals – The Spring Craft Sale will be offering the following special promotions:

20/17 Prize Draw: $20 every 17 minutes from 5pm – 8pm and $150 at 20:17 (8:17pm) on Thursday, April 6 & Friday, April 7. Ballots will be collected from those deposited between 5pm – 8pm on these dates and the winners must be present to collect their prize.

20/17 Birthday Perk: Free admission will be granted to anyone celebrating a 20th birthday (1997) in this calendar year and born on the 17th day of any month.

Live On Site Demonstrations

Seniors Days: Seniors ages 65+ will be granted free admission from 11am to 5pm onThursday, April 6 and Friday, April 7.

HOW TO GET THERE

The EY Centre has plenty of parking available on site for $8 cash at the gate upon arrival. The centre is easily accessible from all parts of the city and is serviced by OC Transpo routes 147 & 97 daily and 99 on weekends.

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