Coromandel Peninsula

Art & Craft Fair 2019

Saturday 13 July, 9am to 3pm

Whitianga Town Hall, 24 Monk Street, Whitianga

Entry by gold coin donation (Kids entry is FREE)


Mercury Bay Art Escape presents this annual Fair that showcases quality handmade Arts and Crafts produced in the Coromandel Peninsula. The Fair is for one day only and is an excellent opportunity to meet talented and enthusiastic Coromandel artisans and artists. 

  • An incredible array of Art and Craft stalls of handmade pottery, weaving, fibre arts, mosaics, wooden toys, jewellery, art and much more...

  • Art and Craft demonstrations

  • Bring the kids!  There will be hands-on art activities to encourage the next generation of Coromandel artists.

  • Tea, coffee and baking will also be available when you need a break.  

  • Eftpos will also be available for Fair sales.

  • A chance to win the fantastic raffle hamper donated by Mosaic Gallery

To make a weekend of it, you may want to arrange visits with Mercury Bay Art Escape artists while you are at the Fair. Click here for the artists contact list. 
This year you can also take part in an art workshop in Whitianga from 12th to 16th July 2019 featuring  Mercury Bay Art Escape Artists tutors. For more details and to book click here.

The Coromandel Peninsula Art & Craft Fair is presented by Mercury Bay Art Escape and has been proudly supported by Mosaic Gallery and Peninsula Scaffolding.

Call for artists and artisans

If you are a Coromandel based artist or artisan and interested in being part of the fair, please email Alison Henry the fair organiser on