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The Butterdome Craft Sale is an unforgettable Canadian Handmade community gathering, returning to Edmonton to celebrate a landmark anniversary and to provide yet another weekend of the very best in holiday shopping.

Now in its 28th year, the Butterdome Craft Sale is a four-day event at the University of Alberta’s iconic Butterdome building, featuring over 275 of Canada’s most talented artists, artisans, and designers who will amaze shoppers with their works and interact with them face-to-face, making this a can’t-miss experience.

A one-stop-gift-shop of the finest quality handmade goods, including fabulous fashion, jewellery, home décor, sculptures, glassware, natural body care, delicious gourmet treats, and more, this event is perfect for crossing everyone off your holiday list while leaving you feeling inspired and astounded.


November 29 – December 2, 2018
Thursday 10am – 10pm
Friday 10am – 10pm
Saturday 10am – 6pm
Sunday 10am – 5pm


University of Alberta, Butterdome
87 Avenue and 114 Street
Edmonton, AB


Adults $7
17 & Under Free

Onsite box office, cash only or online tickets.


Artisan Gallery
Artisan Listing


DIY IN THE CITY GRAND PRIZE GETAWAY: We want to send you and a friend to Toronto to live your best creative life and make something beautiful all your own inside Makeful’s DIY studio! Our grand prize getaway includes return airfare for two to Toronto, three nights’ accommodation and $500 in spending money. One grand prize finalist will be chosen at the conclusion of each show presented by Makeful, and one lucky grand prize winner will be chosen from the list of finalists on Tuesday, December 18.
To enter our grand prize getaway, simply fill out the ballot you receive at the show. No purchase necessary. Contest rules and regulations here.

COLOURING WALL, PRESENTED BY MAKEFUL: Inspiration in the making! The Makeful channel is hitting the road with Signatures on a cross-county craft show adventure! At each stop they will be setting up a massive colouring wall and inviting you to help bring their Makeful masterpiece to life – so grab a marker, add some colour, snap a pic and share on social with #bemakeful to join the Makeful community.

MAKERS GIFT WALL: We have a massive collection of unique handmade gifts from our makers to give away at the show – fill out the ballot you receive when you walk in to be entered for a chance to win! Many draws will take place throughout all three days of the show – if you’re a winner, head to our Makers Gift Wall and pick a gift box of your choosing to see what you’ve won!

CRUSHIN’ POINT: Who or what are you crushin’ on? Is it your shopping partner? An item you bought at the show that you just can’t stop staring at? Let us know in at the Crushin’ Point – an IG-ready area where you and your friends can take cute pics with props and share them on social! Be sure to tag us in your posts using #Butterdome – you might just walk away with a prize!

INSTAGRAM TICKET GIVEAWAY: We’ve got 10 pairs of tickets to the show to give away on the ‘Gram! Our giveaway post will go live on Monday, November 26 – follow us on Instagram @signatures.ca for all the details.


The Butterdome building is located on the University of Alberta Campus in south Edmonton.
Two LRT stations – University and Health Sciences/Jubilee and Edmonton Transit stops are within walking distance. For routes, maps and schedules, visit the ETS trip planner. Ramp access for customers with limited mobility is found at main entrance on 87th avenue. There are a number of parking areas available within the University of Alberta campus.


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