The Makit Fenland Fair, St Ives, Cambridgeshire

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When: 10am-4pm, Saturday 7th October 2017
Where: Burgess Hall, St. Ivo Leisure Centre, Westwood Road, St. Ives, Cambridgeshire, PE27 6WU
How much: £5.50 for adults (under 14s free)

If you love lacemaking and other textile crafts – whether as a keen amateur or a passionate professional – the Makit Fenland Fair is a fantastic day out for you and your family.

Come along to Burgess Hall on Westwood Road in St. Ives on Saturday 7th October and find yourself spoilt for choice as you browse stall after stall dedicated to the materials, tools and accessories you need to practice your favourite textile craft whether it be lacemaking, quilting, beading or embroidery

This is also a great opportunity to chat to experts about the techniques and materials they use, or meet up with fellow textile craft enthusiasts who share your passion for crafting.

Now in its 27th year, the Makit Fenland Fair is one of the UK’s longest-running textile craft supplies fairs. As such, it attracts a vast array regional and national craft suppliers of materials for your craft as well as some incredibly talented exhibitors.

You’ll love the leisurely flow through the stalls that will give you plenty of space and time to thoroughly explore the items for sale and stock up on supplies. If you need to rest your feet or refuel, there’s a café where you can relax and chat.

This year’s Fenland Fair promises to be fun-packed. With free entry for young people under 14, this is a great family day out for the young and the young at heart. Come and join us in a celebration of textile crafts with showcases from top designers.

Exhibitions at the 27th Makit Fenland Fair

Come back in the new year for details on the exhibitions that will on display at this fair.



Our Makit Fenland Fair 2017 Exhibitors

Bookings are coming in thick and fast from the suppliers who will be bringing a vast array of craft products to the Fenland Fair. Many of these items are not available on the High Street and can only be purchased at fairs or online.

We will post our initial list of suppliers attending the fair as soon as details are confirmed. Remember to check back here regularly for the latest news.


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The 27th Makit Fenland Fair 2017 – purchasing your tickets

You can purchase your tickets for the Makit Fenland Fair from the Ticket Collection Desk on the day at a cost of £5.50 each, remember under 14s go free. Alternatively, chose from one of the options below.

Purchase by telephone.

You can also contact us by telephone on 01354 65 44 44 or 01354 65 05 00 to make a ticket payment by credit or debit card.
Tickets ordered by phone may be sent to your address by post at an additional charge of £0.70 to cover postage or collected from the Ticket Collection Desk on entering the fair.

Purchase online.

Tickets may also be purchased online with payment via PayPal and then collected from the Ticket Collection Desk on entering the Fair, at which time you will be asked to provide your ‘confirmation of order’ email. Alternatively, tickets may be sent to your address by post at an additional cost of £0.70 to cover postage – Click here to buy your tickets online.

To ensure the security of ticket collection, you will be asked to state your name and address postcode. If tickets are to be collected by a third party, the name and address postcode of the individual collecting the tickets is to be stated at the time of ordering.

How to purchase your tickets for our forthcoming events:

Tickets for forthcoming events are on sale from Makit at all of our fairs – Click here for details of upcoming events.






Fenland Fair is a fantastic venue with free parking and excellent access!