Capitol Artists Fair
November 17, 2010
10:00 AM -
Crypt & Map Room
The Ohio Statehouse
1 Capitol Square
Columbus, OH 43215
The Ohio Statehouse will celebrate Ohio artisans in November with the second annual Capitol Artists Fair. Visitors will enjoy a variety of artistic displays, shopping, food and wine sampling and conversation with a variety of Ohio artists. The event will take place November 17 from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. on the Ground Floor of the Ohio Statehouse.
The Capitol Artist Fair is free and open to the public! The fair will include both contemporary crafters and artisans from every corner of Ohio. Ohio artists will display their own original work in the beautiful Ohio Statehouse. The atmosphere will allow visitors to talk with the artists about their work -- and in some cases even to see them in action. The Capitol Artists Fair is a one-stop shopping extravaganza for central Ohio and Ohio Statehouse visitors. From glass, to jewelry, to pottery and paintings …it’s all together in one location.
Approximately 24 vendors featuring fine arts, handmade crafts, hand-decorated items will exhibit their lovingly made items so visitors can enjoy supporting Ohio artists while acquiring unique gifts for friends and family. In addition to arts and crafts, the Capitol Artists Fair will offer samplings of a variety of food and wine from Ohio Proud Food and the Ohio Grape Industry Committee. Ohio Proud food samples will be available all day and the Ohio Grape Industry Committee wine tasting will take place from 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
The event will be held throughout the ground floor of the beautiful Ohio Statehouse. Convenient and affordable parking is available in the Ohio Statehouse Underground Parking Garage. A coupon for a dollar off parking will be available in the Statehouse Museum Shop. Mark your calendars now! Enjoy early holiday shopping at The Capitol Artists Fair as you browse 24 booths filled with gifts for everyone on your list. The Statehouse Museum Shop will be open with a variety of contests, promotions and door prizes throughout the day. The Statehouse Museum Shop is a perfect place to find unique gifts with a political or Ohio theme. In addition, other gift items include holiday and seasonal decorations, decorative home decor, holiday and gourmet foods, clothing, jewelry, toys and much more.