Artisans faire kicks off in Alberni

The 30th annual Artisans Faire in Port Alberni are set to go this weekend at the Italian Canadian Hall.

The 30th annual Artisans Faire in Port Alberni will be held Saturday, Nov. 3, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sunday, Nov. 4, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Italian Canadian Hall.

Celebrate the upcoming season with this annual event, showcasing the talents of local and island artisans. New artisans this year include silversmith Darren Lentz and Maureen Horst, who makes cross-stitch cards. Linda Currey is also returning with her soft creations.

Admission is free; treats will be provided by the Bread Of Life as a fundraiser.

The Italian Canadian Hall is located at 4065 Sixth Avenue at Wallace Street. For more information, please call 250-724-0489.