‘Tis the Season to Shop Local, Shop Handmade
at the Funky Finds Holiday Shopping Experience
Fort Worth, Texas, November 15 & 16, 2014 –
The Funky Finds Holiday Shopping Experience will be held November 15th & 16th at the Will Rogers Memorial Center in Fort Worth. This free indoor event provides shoppers with the opportunity to purchase unique items created by over 120 independent artists, crafters, designers, & food makers.
As this event’s following continues to grow each year, so does the competition among vendors of quality handmade crafts and artisans for the juried spaces at this show. This season’s market will welcome back familiar favorites along with a host of new handmade tastemakers sure to make you the standout star of this year’s holiday gift exchange! Many vendors accept debit & credit cards, but it’s best to bring plenty of cash to make purchases.
WHEN: 10am-5pm, Saturday, November 15th and 11am-4pm, Sunday, November 16th
WHERE: Will Rogers Memorial Center, 3409 Burnett-Tandy Dr., Fort Worth, TX 76107 Small Exhibits Building (marked Poultry Barn)
ADMISSION: FREE! All ages and pets welcome! Parking fee payable by cash or credit card.
EVENT WEBSITE: www.funkyfinds.com/fall
The event will also feature a charitable raffle with all proceeds benefiting The Humane Society of North Texas and Toys for Tots. Each vendor, sponsor & other generous business owners have donated high-quality raffle prizes to be given away throughout the event. Raffle tickets are $1.00 each and the first 75 attendees each day to purchase ten or more tickets will receive a Funky Finds shopping tote filled with tons of funky products, coupons & more!
The Humane Society will be facilitating on-site pet adoptions and the United States Marine Corps will be accepting donations. Don’t Forget to Feed Me Pet Food Pantry will also be on-site collecting pet food donations. Attendees earn one free raffle ticket per pet food donation and per toy donation. To date, Funky Finds has raised over $15,000.00 for local charities and over 100 animals have found a forever home at Funky Finds events! Santa Claus will also be in attendance! With each $5+ donation to the charities, you can take a photo with Santa. Children AND pets welcome to snap a pic with Santa!
Funky Finds provides area residents with the opportunity to support a large number of local independent business owners & charitable organizations, as well as the chance to purchase unique items that are uniquely hand-crafted. This is a wonderful opportunity to support the local economy, local arts community, and purchase one-of-a-kind holiday gifts! The event is generously sponsored by Quackerbox Creations, Ltd., The Artful Bead, Flossie Scrapper, Quirk Books, Plaid Enterprises, The Artful Village, Fort Worth Fabric Studio, and Right On! Graphics.