The event takes place this weekend from 10am to 10pm on the 1st floor of Plaza Avenida Shopping.
The craft fair brings together independent professionals for a 36-hour event
The traditional “Independent Handicraft and Delight Fair”, a traveling event that travels through the cities of the region, will be held this Saturday and Sunday at 10 and 11 from 10 am to 10 pm at 1 Plaza Avenida Shopping in Rio Preto on the floor. The fair is one of the attractions of the first edition of “Virada do Plaza”. The unprecedented event in the shopping complex will last 36 hours, during which it will be open with various cultural, sports and gastronomic attractions.
11 artisans from Rio Preto and cities in the region will participate in the event. With options starting at R$10, the Fair will have religious items, sacred images, weavers’ rugs and cloths embroidered on site, creative needlework, cardboard, candles and herbal soaps, essential oils, fragrances and stylized natural flower paintings (immortal paintings), in addition to Gourmet popcorn and cheeses and curds from Serra da Canastra.
“This is a unique event and a great opportunity for the artisans who are part of the fair to showcase their gifts in the works and pieces they produce. They are products of good quality and very good taste,” comments Marcia Socchi, creator of the Itinerant Handicraft and Delights Fair project. “From 10 am to 10 pm, we will be on the 1st floor, next to the Food Court, with customized pieces of the customer’s choice,” he adds.
“Virada do Plaza” will have free entry for everyone, but the organization will collect a kilogram of non-perishable food, a liter of milk or a liter of oil for those who can contribute to the solidarity action.
With more than 30 attractions, including sporting, cultural and gastronomic events, the first edition of the Virada do Plaza will start at 7.30am on Saturday (10) and only end at 8pm on Sunday 11 : There will be 36 hours of attractions that will take care of different areas. All free and open to the public.
In addition to the Independent Craft and Fun Fair, attractions will include music, theater, dance, graffiti art, photography exhibitions, sporting events, a beer festival and a price change.
To check the full schedule, with attraction dates and times, visit the Plaza Avenida Shopping website. www.plazaavenida.com.br.