FAQs

Where is the event being held?

Craftworks will take place at Shoreditch Town Hall, 380 Old St, London, EC1V 9LT.

When is Craftworks?

Craftworks is set to take place 15 – 17 May 2024.

What is Craftworks?

Craftworks is a three-day, free to attend exhibition, which will host the very best of arts, crafts, and design from all corners of the craft sector. With the ultimate collection of both traditional and contemporary makers exhibiting their work, live seminars and workshops as well as panel sessions with some of the finest minds in the craft sector.

Who should attend?

If you’re a collector, an interior designer, an architect, a retail or hospitality buyer or you’re someone who appreciates and purchases beautiful pieces of craft – this show is the perfect opportunity for you to discover one of a kind pieces and wonderful collections.

Is the venue accessible?

The venue provides access for all, with accessible lifts to provide step-free access as well as allowing assistance dogs and companion animals. Full information can be found at: https://shoreditchtownhall.com/your-visit/access.html

Is there parking available?

We have a nearby loading bay which allows up to 3 hours parking for blue badge holders. Cars and taxis can drop off directly outside the building.

The closest station with step free access is Shoreditch High Street Overground Station, which is 0.4 miles from Shoreditch Town Hall.

Buses stopping directly outside the building include the 55, 243 and N55.

I am a student, can I attend?

Absolutely – Craftworks is all about the next generation of craft and as such, we have a specially curated student experience slot between 9 – 11am on Friday 17th May.

Who are the exhibitors?

A full list of our exhibitors can be found on the Exhibitors page of this site.

Can I attend more than once?

Your ticket gives you full access to the three-day event, so feel free to join us for the whole three days. There will be fresh content every day so do keep an eye out for our schedule.

How do I get to the venue?

The nearest underground station is Old Street and the nearest overground station is Shoreditch High Street.

Buses stopping nearby include the 26, 35, 47, 48, 55, 67, 78, 135, 149, 242 and 243.

Is there Wifi at the venue?

Yes, the venue provides free-to-access guest wifi.

Can children attend?

As this is a trade event, this event should only be attended by those over the age of 16. All guests must register for a ticket.

Will there be seminars and workshops?

At Craftworks, you can expect to explore our exhibitors, to hear from some of the masters of the industry in our panel sessions and to have the opportunity to experience unique workshops with makers from around the world.

What are the opening times?

The opening times are:

Wednesday – 11-7pm

Thursday – 9-9pm

Friday – 12-4pm