Fair Dates

Fair and Show Dates for Make A Teddy, Wild but Gorgeous, Barbara Ann Bears, Norbeary Fabrics, Andy Near The Sea, Make A Teddy, Dandelion and Burdock


Bear fairs in Britain usually start at 10.30 and go on to 3.00pm or 4.00pm those in Germany generally start at 10.00am and go on to 18.00 on Saturday and 17.00 on Sunday.

We will be taking mohair, patterns and kits, together with our own bears and greeting cards to most of the fairs in the United Kingdom unless they are a bear only or a shop event. Please look for Norbeary Fabrics, Barbara Ann Bears or Make A Teddy on the Exhibitor List or Floor Plan to find us. 

Everything is subject to change so please check if you're making a special journey to see us.
Call us if you would like us to bring something for you too.

2019 Fairs

Sunday 24th February 2019 Winter Bearfest, Kensington Town Hall, Hugglets. Still the biggest and best fairs in the UK. For more details please visit the Hugglets website. We are on the stage!
Kensington Town Hall, Hornton Street, Kensington, London, W8 7NX

23rd and 24th March BACK AGAIN! Teddybär Welt in Wiesbaden, back again at the brand new Rhein-Main Congress Center in Wiesbaden. Back in March again, like the good old days!
Click here their website
Sunday 14th April Etsy Local Spring Fair, Westgate Hall, Westgate Hall Rd, Canterbury CT1 2BT A wonderful, happy event with lots of other local craftmakers in a very beautiful city. Here is this Etsy Local's Facebook Page
27-28th April TEDDYBÄR TOTAL, in Münster, Germany. Please visit the TEDDYBÄR TOTAL website here. Organised by the creators of Teddybaer Kreativ, Wellhausen & Marquardt, they are making the show bigger and better than ever, they're putting the magic back! If you like dolls there's a very good doll show at the same time.

Sunday 9th June

Woburn Abbey Teddy Bear Festival, a new and very big event with special guests, for more details see the website by clicking here.
Woburn Abbey and Gardens, Woburn, Bedfordshire, MK17 9WA

Sunday 14th July The Great Stratford Teddy Bear Event on Sunday 14th July

We'll have all the bears and cards, it promises to be a great day! Organised by Katherine Hallam, Katie Rae of the Yorkshire Teddy Bear Show and held at Stratford Playhouse (formally Stratford Artshouse, previously the Old Town Hall) 14 Rother St, Stratford-upon-Avon, CV37 6LU

You can find out more by clicking here

Saturday 20th July
NEW SHOW! Craftfest a craft fair with artisans with everything from plants to cakes, from art to vintage goods and much more. They will be running hourly workshops in the school, demonstrating flower arranging and gardening tips in our meadow and providing a yummy lunch with fresh salads and something off the barbecue.Sounds good doesn't it?
Beacon Hill Cottage, Beacon Hill, Little Mongeham, Kent CT14 0HW
10am to 4pm
Sunday 8th September Hugglets 30th Birthday show!
Teddies 2019 Kensington Town Hall, London. Organised by Hugglets. Together with the Winter Bearfest in February still the biggest and best bear fairs in Britain. For more details please visit the Hugglets website.
Kensington Town Hall, Hornton Street, Kensington, London, W8 7NX

21-22 September Euro Teddy, Messe Essen, Congress Centre Süd, Norbertstrasse 45001 Essen, Germany. Please click on the organiser's website here for more details.

Sunday 17th Nov

The Great Yorkshire Teddy Bear Event at the Hilton Hotel, Victoria Quays Furnival Road Sheffield S4 7YA, UK.

We will have mohair, hand dyed mohair, patterns and all our bears of course at this show.


Last year's show was great, for more details please look at the organisers' website here
*Please note for satnav systems use the postcode S4 7YB

30th Nov 
and
1st Dec

Etsy Local Christmas Event, Westgate Hall, Westgate Hall Rd, Canterbury CT1 2BT
A wonderful, happy event with lots of other local craftmakers in a very beautiful city

Mainly bears and greeting cards at this show, if you would like us to bring any bear making supplies please ask

Sat 7th Dec
The Frost Fair, a beautiful craft fair in the grounds of Mig Kimpton's cottage in East Kent, with many highly talented artists and craft makers (and warm food and drink!).
Beacon Hill Cottage, Beacon Hill, Little Mongeham, Kent CT14 0HW

10am to 2pm (it gets dark early)

Mainly bears and greeting cards at this show, if you would like us to bring any bear making supplies please ask