Christmas Craft Fair – REGISTER October 23 @ 6PM

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CHRISTMAS CRAFT FAIR – REGISTER October 23 @ 6PM


 Support local while staying socially distant this holiday season! Haida Gwaii Recreation is supporting registration for the annual Christmas Craft Fair hosted by the Queen Charlotte City Community Club. You’ll find up to 75 local vendors from across the islands selling their handmade goods at the Queen Charlotte Community Hall on November 7, 14, & 28th. The number of vendors is limited to 25 each day and only 20 attendees are permitted entry every half-hour. Wearing your mask (and if you purchase tickets together, accompanied by your bubble!), browse tables & make your purchases safely. Purchase a ticket for one day or all three! Reminder: children and escorts count as 1 person and require a ticket.

A full list of vendors for each date will be released on October 23, 2020, along with registration. 

Date(s): November 7, 14, 28th 2020

Day(s): Saturday

Time(s):

  • 10am – 5pm*

*Subject to change. Will be finalized by the 23rd of October.

Location: Queen Charlotte Community Hall, Main Hall

Cost: $5/ticket

  • Please print your ticket stub or show it at the door on your device (e.g. phone).
  • Children and escorts count as 1 person and require a ticket.
  • Pay-at-the-door timeslots will be advertised following online pre-sale.
  • All ticket holders are entered into a 50/50 draw (after expenses), drawn after all 3 fair dates. You MUST attend an event to be eligible for the 50/50 (captured by attendance).
  • Should you require assistance from staff/volunteers, please e-mail info@hgrec.com.

Cancellation Policy: 

  • Sorry, tickets are non-refundable. Exceptions may be made and inquiries can be sent to info@hgrec.com.

Moresby Island Travel Fund:

Coming from Sandspit? Save your ferry receipt and mail them with your details (address, full name, contact) to Haida Gwaii Recreation at PO Box 187, Masset BC V0T 1M0 for reimbursement. First-come, first-served! More details HERE.


COVID-19 SAFETY PROCEDURES

  • Only 20 attendees every half hour are permitted entry.
  • Physical distancing is required (min. 2m/6ft) indoors and outdoors.
  • There will be 25 vendors + max. 5 staff/volunteers (no more than 50 indoors at one time) circulating to encourage distancing and clean high-touch surfaces.
  • All attendees must register, sign-in and out, and complete a verbal pre-screening before entry.
  • Masks are mandatory.
  • Attendees must use hand sanitizer before entering/exiting the hall.
  • Entry will be through the back entrance by the playground (NorthWest Community College side). The old college space will be allocated for those who require sheltered seating while they wait (e.g. seniors).
  • Hand-shaking and hugging will be discouraged.
  • Indoor seating limited.
  • No indoor concession.

Staying safe is a shared responsibility. These procedures and our combined efforts help to lower the risk of spreading COVID-19, but there is still a risk.

Please do your best to abide by these new procedures to ensure we can recreate safely and respectfully together on Haida Gwaii.

Tickets

Tickets will be available on October 23, 2020