The Creative Craft Show

5-7 September 2019 · EventCity · Manchester

Opening times 10.00-16.30 Thursday / Friday, 10.00-17.00 Saturday

The Creative Craft Show is the North West haven for knitting, cross stitch, papercraft, jewellery, textile, dressmaking and stitching enthusiasts; offering the latest supplies, ideas and innovations in the hobby world! You’ll find everything from kits, charts and patterns to tools and accessories plus opportunities to glean advice from industry experts!

 PLEASE NOTE, the ML1 shuttle bus from Stretford tram stop is no longer running a service to EventCity.

Buy Tickets

1 Day Pass 2 Day Pass 3 Day Pass
Adult £10.00 £20.00 £30.00
Senior £9.00 £18.00 £27.00

At the show

Chunky Knitting & Macramé

Come and join the talented Paula from Cocoon&me as she runs a range of workshops. Make a macrame plant hanger or try our chunky arm knitting, choose your colour and create a stylish throw for your home (or as a gift!). The chunky knit workshop is 2.5hrs and macrame is 2 hours. All materials are vegan. INCLUDES FREE SHOW ENTRY. Book Here

The Creation Station!

The Creation Station is the UK’s first and leading creative activity provider. Their aim is to inspire the nation’s imaginations and have fun along the way. The Creation Station have activity leaders across the country but for the first time ever we are lucky enough to be able to welcome them to The Creative Craft Show! They will be bringing with them a variety of exciting workshops for adults and children. From Slime to Macramé there is something for everyone.  Watch this space for more details!

Make & Takes

Get hands-on at a Make & Take or workshop and create your own crafty masterpiece!

There’s a wide range of creative crafts to try, with lots of help and encouragement from the experts.

Book at the show – on the day you attend visit the stand.


Stalls & Shopping

Stalls & Shopping

Browse aisle and aisles of stalls and stands packed with brand-new crafting innovations, classic tools and products and accessories in every colour of the rainbow!

With experts manning each stall – you’ll be sure to find exactly what you need!



Pictures from the last show

Getting There

EventCity, Manchester · M41 7TB

By Car
EventCity is easily accessible by car. If travelling from the M60 take Junction 9 for the A5081 and follow signs for Barton Dock Road. SatNav postcode: M17 8AS.

By Bus/Rail
Manchester Piccadilly – Bus service X50 or 250 from Piccadilly Gardens Bus Station descending at the EventCity bus stop. Manchester Victoria – Bus service 100 (every 12 minutes) or Service 110 (every 20 minutes) descending at The Trafford Centre bus station

EventCity will be running an express Shuttle bus from the main bus stop at the Trafford Centre to EventCity.

Please note, the ML1 shuttle bus from Stretford tram stop is no longer running a service to EventCity.

Click here to visit the venue’s website for additional travel information.

Click here for Site Map and Travel Info