Fiber Festival - Fiberista Conference and Workshops
The City of Long Beach is excited to host the first ever event dedicated solely to fiber arts and supplies! They are pleased to welcome fiber artists and suppliers to the Columbia Pacific Fiber Festival Friday, Saturday, and Sunday November 8th, 9th, & 10th, 2019.
The application deadline is October 15th.
Vendor Schedule of Events:
- Friday, November 8th, 2019: Check into Chautauqua Lodge and get settled in. The conference room will be open starting at 3:00pm for vendors to come and get set up. Instructions will be sent once we have received your registration and payment. Special instructions on lodging will also be given at a special Fiberista rate. Vendor Meet and Greet from 7:00pm-8:00pm will take place in the conference room. This will give fiber artists and suppliers the opportunity to connect and gather thoughts and ideas from one another.
- Saturday, November 9th, 2019: Last minute check-ins and set up from 7:00am to 9:00am. Doors open to the public at 10:00am and close to the public at 4:00pm. Mini workshops will take place every hour on the hour, starting at 11:00am. If you are interested in being an instructor of a mini workshop, please let us know when you register. The doors to the conference room will be locked for the evening at 5:00pm and will remain locked until the following morning. Artist and suppliers are encouraged to connect on your own and enjoy the community and our downtown eateries.
- Sunday, November 10th, 2019: Doors will unlock for artists and vendors at 8:00am. Doors will open to the general public at 10:00am and will close for the event completion at 4:00pm. Mini workshops will take place every hour on the hour, beginning at 11:00am. Artists and vendors will have the evening to clean up. Doors will lock at 9:00pm or sooner if all are completed and cleaned up before that time.
- Monday, November 11th, 2019: Veteran's Day! This is a 3 day weekend. We chose to host a 3-day artist/vendor event with a 2-day artist/vendor/consumer day. Thus giving the artists, vendors, and consumers another full day to enjoy our beautiful peninsula.
Where is the event?
Chautauqua Lodge (See address and directions below)