Christmas in the Colonies presents Christmas Around the World

Start your Holiday celebrations with Christmas in the Colonies presents Christmas Around the World - a celebration of fine crafts. This is the 35th year for this event and you will be amazed at the expertly crafted gifts, holiday decorations and handmade items. The kids will delight in a visit with Santa and craft making. Musical groups will be performing throughout the event. And get some help with your holiday entertaining and decorating with our scheduled demonstrations.

Each of the 75 exhibitors have been specially selected for their fine craftsmanship. Christmas in the Colonies has, for many years, been known as a premier show for quality crafts. It was recognized as Sunshine Artists 200 Best Craft Shows in America.

Visit with Santa
You'll want to bring your cameras to snap the smiles on the faces of the kiddies. Friday 12 to 4 pm and  Saturday 12 to 4 pm.

Duane Carlson

Duane has been delighting audiences for many years with his talents on the piano. He plays a genre of music and even takes requests.

Flower Clown
The Flower Clown will be making amazing balloon sculptures for the kids from 12 noon to 3 pm both days.

Alpaca Exhibit
The folks of Coffee Pot Farms are bringing us some cute and cuddly Alpacas in a 'petting zoo' type setting. They will be sharing all about Alpacas.



The International Cafe
Enjoy deliciously prepared homemade soups, sandwiches and desserts.

Pig Lickin' Good BBQ brings their award winning barbecue food to the show this year. Take a break from the turkey and enjoy their delicious food offerings.

Make-it-Take-it Crafts
Stop by the craft table and make some cute crafts to take home.

Holiday Entertaining Demos
Learn how to make a delightful homemade holiday card or gift tags at noon on both days.

Door Prize Drawing
Every attendee will be entered into a door prize drawing for crafts donated by our artists. Drawings will be held on the hour so you could go home with a nice surprise!

Gingerbread House of Hope

Enter your decorated gingerbread house
Play the life-sized Land of Candy Game
Visit a life-sized gingerbread house
Vote for your favorite house
Win a decorated house to take home

Visit for more information. Benefits the Everybody Eats program at CUPS Cafe.

2015 dates to be determined

Medina County Community Center
Medina Fairgrounds (indoors)
735 W. Lafayette Rd. - US 42
Medina, OH 44256

$5 Adults-ages 13 and up
$4 Seniors-ages 60+ 
$2 ages 6-12
free age 5 & under


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