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A variety of stalls filled with inspiring and unique gifts

Ideas to inspire! The Arts Centre’s annual extravaganza – over 50 stalls selling a wonderful array of crafts and gifts, many produced by local makers from Ceredigion and mid Wales.

Come and browse the wide range of gifts on offer, from locally made crafts and ceramics to delicious artisan chocolates and edible treats

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Aberystwyth Arts Centre’s Winter Craft Fair 2023 promises to be a highlight of the festive season, showcasing the talents of local crafts people and artisans with over 50 stalls selling a wonderful array of crafts and gifts.

Visitors can expect a wide array of unique and handmade crafts, ranging from ceramics and pottery to textiles, jewellery, and woodwork. Each piece is carefully crafted by talented artists, ensuring high quality and attention to detail.

One of the key features of the fair is its emphasis on supporting local talent. Many of the artists exhibiting their work hail from Aberystwyth and the surrounding area, giving visitors an opportunity to discover and support the vibrant creative community in the region.

The Winter Craft Fair is more than just a shopping experience; it is a celebration of the arts and a way to invigorate the local creative scene. The event fosters a sense of community, as visitors can chat with fellow art enthusiasts, exchange ideas, and forge connections with like-minded individuals.

Furthermore, the fair contributes to the economic growth of the region. By showcasing and promoting local artists, it encourages the support of small businesses.

With its festive atmosphere and abundance of artistic talent, Aberystwyth Arts Centre’s Winter Craft Fair is a must-visit event for anyone seeking unique and thoughtful gifts. Whether you are searching for a beautiful piece of jewellery, a handmade Christmas decoration, or a stylish textile item, you won’t be disappointed by the diverse range of crafts on offer.

For those looking to take a break from shopping, the Arts Centre has cinema screenings in the afternoons and evenings and a lovely café with views over Cardigan Bay, which serves healthy salads, homemade hot food, and scrumptious cakes.  In Waffl (the Piazza Café) gingerbread latte will also be served and a warming selection of scrumptious puddings.  There will also be a few festive live music performances by local musicians, adding to the merry ambiance.  You could also plan your trip and even stay for an evening performance!

Aberystwyth Arts Centre’s Winter Craft Fair in 2023 promises to be a delightful and enriching experience for all.  Plan a visit to this wonderful fair and discover the magic of handmade crafts in the enchanting town of Aberystwyth.

Craft Fair opening times are 10am – 8pm Monday to Saturday and 12-5pm on Sundays.  The last day of the Craft Fair will be on the 22nd December, so visit soon!

Artists will include:

Moriath Glass
Anita Woods
Carmel Pottery
Natural & Welsh Candles
Goetre Farm Preserves
Elin Mair – Janglerins
Hannah Doyle Printmaker
The Shed by The Stream
Iâr Fach yr Haf
Penrhiw Pottery
Celtic Treasure
Myfanwy Brewster
Jude Riley Marbling
Aled Jenkins welsh slate
Nantyfelin Pottery
Claire Tuxworth Art
Dan Santillo Photography
Lisa Osborne
Sarah Bunton Chocolates
Crafts Mid Wales
Jules Tattersall. Woodturner
Yvette Brown
Kutis Skincare
ClareBella Designs
Carys Boyle Ceramics
Pretty Little Things
Lifeforms Art
Tony White
Penlanlas Cymru Soaps
Katy Mai
Wireworks Jewellery
rag art studios
Dai Davies
David Small Ceramics
Kim Sweet
Twig and Flint
Eastland ceramics
Mopsy Doodles Crafts
Plant on the Wall
Andy Davies Jewellery
Driftwood Designs
Mantle Brewery

Opening Hours

Monday - Saturday 10am - 8pm

Sunday 12pm - 5pm