Photo by Trisha Walker
Colorful quilts line the walls of the Floral Building during last year’s Blossom Craft and Quilt Show.
The Blossom Craft Show and the Blossom Fest Quilt Show take place Saturday and Sunday, April 15-16 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Hood River County Fairgrounds. Admission and parking are free.
The Blossom Craft Show brings artists, craftspeople, and vendors from around the Northwest with artwork, home furnishings and decorations, gourmet food products, jewelry, pottery, beads, clothing, award-winning wines and food, with more than 100 booths.
Gardeners can investigate Odell Garden Club’s popular annual plant sale Saturday at the Craft Show. The Hood River Valley High School FFA organization will be there both days offering a variety of plants for sale from their greenhouse, as will professional growers of shrubs and plants.
The Special Olympics organization will there with a fundraiser to support their work, and the Hood River Art Club will have a gallery-style display of paintings and fine art.
The Blossom Craft Show is organized by the Hood River County Fair Board.
Along with the Blossom Craft Show, the annual Blossom Fest Quilt Show and Sale will also be taking place at the fairgrounds in the Floral Building. More than 100 handmade quilts will be on display, with many of them for sale.T his show and sale is a favorite of quilt-lovers from around the Northwest.