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patchwork show

modern makers festival

long beach, california

490 Bay Shore Ave Pkng
Long Beach, CA 90803

11am - 5pm pt

about the show

Long Beach Patchwork Show, our largest event, fills a huge lot at the water’s edge in Marine Stadium. This show features 200+ makers, our biggest Patchwork Junior section, live music, artisan food vendors, 10+ food trucks, DIY crafting, special activities and more. This very pet and bike friendly event is the perfect spot for an afternoon with your four-legged friend and it has a bike valet. 

Event and parking maps as well as a list of craft activities and special experiences will be posted below a few weeks before the show.

COVID INFO: Patchwork Show will follow the government guidelines for social distancing, masks and other health and safety precautions that are in place at the time of the show.


make your own room spray

Choose from 10 fragrances and great your own room spray with Amour Propre®️.

chalboard mural

Let’s draw on the giant chalkboard while your parents are shopping with Art Mina.

origami flapping bird

Join Astro Bunny Lab in making your own origami flappy bird. Cute little paper bird that really flaps!! Perfect gift to brighten anyones day!

decorate your own
succulent pot

Decorate your own succulent pot with markers, and take it home, small succulent and moss included. Succulents are grown right here in LBC your DIY host CambriaMade.

create jewelry that reflects your passion

Join Gogh Jewelry Design and create a necklace with gemstones and charms that matched your colors and style.

create your own holiday tags

Join Golden Rabbit Co. and choose characters and patterned cards, then decorate with jewels or glitter pens. The the card can be a gift tag or a mini card for a loved one.

yarn painting

Using scrap yarn and glue, kids will be able to create their own “painting” or piece of art with Hooked Up by Chantel.

postcard coloring

Color and mail your own postcards, designed and printed by I NEVER DRAW. Markers and stamps will be provided.

fall succulent planter

Join us for a fun experience creating a fall themed succulent planter. You’ll get to paint your own terracotta pot and take it home with your very own succulent with Ixtlahuac Marigold Art.

make your own crystal wish bottle

Join Kuboandlucy Stationery Co. and fill a small bottle with crystals and your wishes for 2023.

cyanotype workshop

Make cyanotype prints to take home with found flowers or plants with Little Gem Gallery.

wall hanging

Create a simple weaving project with yarn and sticks that’s a reflection of weaving a Panama Hat with Macaf Hats.

learn to create a henna design

Join Mystic Henna to tap into your inner creative and be led by a professional Henna Artist in drawing your own Henna design!

paint a soap bar

Paint a fragrance free coconut and Shea butter soap bar with Nani Ka La Naturals.

holiday gift tags

Join oh, hello friend at a fun gift tag making station. We’ll have wooden gift tags with stamps, paints, and more to customize and add a personal touch!

incense blend & oracle
card pull

Create your own loose incense blends and use little charcoal pieces in your creation with Soul SiSTAR Mystique | Aromachaura.

diy bow kit

Kids can join Third Ones A Charm to make their own custom hairbow!

cardboard painted ornaments

Join Thotshop Creatives Studio to decorate cardboard holiday ornaments.

coloring pages

Let the kiddos (and kids at heart) put their own flair on Visual Splat illustrations with fun coloring pages!

Sewing project

Join the Sewing Lab Los Alamitos for a fun sewing project.

indigenous coloring & learning

Learn about indigenous weaving practices through coloring with Concern America.

event AND PARKING maps

490 Bay Shore Ave Pkng - Long Beach, CA 90803
DATE: NOV 13, 2022

parking map

event map

Long Beach California Things to do

patchwork show: long beach city tour

Our staff writer and Long Beach resident Nik Vandeventer pulled together a list of some of our favorite spots in Long Beach and Santa Ana that you absolutely must visit while you’re around for our Modern Makers Festival! Be sure to stop by and tell them you’re in town for Patchwork Show

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