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Bead Fest Philadelphia’s Expo has more artisans and exhibitors than any other jewelry event on the East Coast!  Spend Friday, Saturday and Sunday exploring a nearly endless selection of beads and gemstones that have traveled from every corner of the globe, along with tools, materials, findings, finished pieces of jewelry and more.

Come for the shopping, and stay for the Expo’s many activities and learning opportunities! Register now for your 3-day Expo Pass.

  • $5 Make & Takes in the Inspiration Playground
  • $35 1-hour beginner workshops
  • Get product suggestions and see free demos from knowledgeable exhibitors.
  • Meet and make friends with your fellow Expo attendees.

Even if you don’t have time for a workshop, grab a few friends and experience all that the Expo has to offer. It’s an affordable way to learn, shop ‘til you drop and get a look at one-of-a-kind treasures you’ll never find anywhere else!

Expo Hours

Friday, August 18 10:00AM - 6:00PM
Saturday, August 19 10:00AM - 6:00PM
Sunday, August 20 10:00AM - 5:00PM


2017 Sponsors
Bollywood Beads
UB Logo
Micro Tools
Wire Jewelry
Dakota Stones No Border
Pj Tool Impress Art Logo