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37th annual Chris Cringle Craft Sale at Fluid Event Center
November 11th & 12th, 2016!

The Chris Cringle Arts & Crafts Show is one of the Midwest’s largest craft shows, featuring over 155 booths displaying a wide variety of handcrafted items by local and area artists, as well as artists from all over the Midwest. A rest area and refreshments are available. There is free parking at the Fluid Events Center, but please DO NOT park in the County Market lot across the street, you may be towed. Illinois Heartland Decorative Artist sponsors a raffle featuring a holiday quilt, painted and piece by our members. Tickets for the raffle are $1 each or 6 for $5. Proceeds from our show support our many projects, including art student scholarships, Memorial 4-H Camp, Decorative Arts Collections, memory boxes for hospitals, sponsoring families through the Department of Children and Family Services, area food banks, seminars, demonstrations, displays and a weekend retreat.



Photos From Chris Cringle


2016 Quilt will be posted when completed

2015 Chris Cringle Raffle Prize Quilt

Prize Quilt 2015

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Would you like to Participate?

If you are an artist and would like to showcase your work at the Chris Cringle show hosted by the Illinois Heartland Decorative Artists then follow the link below for more information on how to join!

Join the Chris Cringle Crafts Show

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Fluid Event Center
November 11 & 12, 2016

Admission and Event Information

Admission: Adults: $5 each
Children 12 and under free!

Parking at Fluid Event Center
(Please DO NOT park in the County Market lot across the Street.)

Strollers and carts are welcome.

Tickets will be available at the ticket office at the Fluid Event Center.

Box office opens half hour before the sale each day.

For more information call: 217-892-4135


How to get to Fluid Event Center

Illinois Heartland Decorative Artists - Chris Cringle