Arts and Crafts

Antioch's 2019 SUMMER Arts & Crafts Faire


There is no Fall AC Faire for 2019 - stay tuned for 2020! 

Summer Fun & Arts & Crafts Faire Saturday, June 15, 2019, 9 am till 4 pm with Wizards Weekend Day filled with Magical Fun for all ages!

Download vendor form here!--We are no longer accepting applications 6/8/19.

Antioch's Faires feature Artisans from around the Country!

Join us for our annual Arts & Crafts Faire in Downtown Antioch. In 2019 the AC Faire will be one day- SATURDAY!  There will be fun for the whole family with new activities and Wizards Weekend joining the Summer Faire! The Summer (June) will be at our location in Downtown Antioch!  Children's Free Fun includes Face Painting and Balloon Art, plus our Wizards Weekend Day of fun too. 

Antioch's Summer Arts and Crafts Faires are not your "run of the mill" craft faires. These Faires have grown in size over the years to more than 65 booths of hand-crafted goods and fun for the Summer. Antioch's Faire attract crafters from all around the country. It's not unusual to meet crafters from California, Florida, Ohio, and the Carolinas. Antioch's reputation for a great show with an interesting variety of wares draws approximately 3,000 to 8,000 people browsing through each faire. Admission is free for all ages.   

All registration for Antioch's Summer Arts & Crafts Faire must be submitted through the mail to the Antioch Chamber Office at 882 Main Street, Antioch, IL 60002 (no online registration accepted). Application links are available above. Application processes is now closed (6/8/19).

Antioch's convenient location, just 40 miles between Chicago, Milwaukee, and Rockford, attracts a large number of craft enthusiasts from a 100 mile radius to browse and shop through the Faires. Antioch's Downtown is a quaint picturesque collection of shops, boutiques and eateries nestled among tree-lined streets. You'll find Downtown Antioch a pleasing alternative to today's mall mentality. Welcoming smiles and personalized customer service is part of the charm Antioch's Downtown businesses are known for.

Parking is easily found throughout the Village of Antioch's Downtown. Street parking is available, but you'll also find plenty of parking behind the shops and more tucked among the different businesses. 

For additional information, contact the Antioch Chamber of Commerce at 847-395-2233, or email us at

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