Potters Market opens in Southfield - thousands of piece of art that make great holiday gifts
1:21 PM, Dec 1, 2016
9:13 AM, Dec 4, 2016
SOUTHFIELD, Mich. (WXYZ) -
A giant pottery event is happening in at the Southfield Pavilion. It's the 41st annual Potters Market, featuriing thousands of amazing creations. Click the video player to see one artist explain the show on 7 Action News at Noon.
It's known as the largest pottery sale of its kind in the nation. And it will happen Thursday through Sunday December 1-4 at the Southfield Pavilion located at 26000 Evergreen Road.
A special preview sale takes place THURSDAY DECEMBER 1 from 6 to 9 p.m. Admission to the preview sale is $10 at the door
Here's what organizers say about the event:
"This huge selection of ceramics range from functional to decorative to whimsical and include products in stoneware, earthenware, porcelain, raku and smoke fired pottery of every size. In addition, a popular bargain feature of the sale is the bulk area. Pottery priced from $5 to $30 - and nothing higher - is found here such as mugs, tiles, garden art, whimsical items and vessels of all descriptions. There are thousands of items on display in this area alone.
Admission and parking is free. A preview night is held on Thursday night, December 1 for $10 admission."
Hours for the Potters Market are Friday, December 2 from 10:00 a.m.to 8 p.m., Saturday, December 3 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Sunday, December 4 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Because of the crowds no strollers are permitted. Admission is free and plentiful parking is free.