Event: 58th Annual Arts & Crafts Festival
Where: FAIRHOPE, ALABAMA (Downtown)
When: March 19, 20 & 21, 2010
This festival was chosen as one of the top 20 events in the southeast for March by the Alabama Bureau of Tourism and it was voted as #20 out of 100 Best Predominantly Classic & Contemporary Craft Shows in the nation by Sunshine Artist Magazine in 2009.
And while you're there, stop by the Page and Palette, Inc. bookstore for a fantastic book signing. Here are the stats from their website:
“Page & Palette will welcome author Eric Litwin and illustrator James Dean on Saturday, March 20th during the upcoming Fairhope Arts & Crafts Festival. They will sign their children’s book, Pete the Cat - I Love my White Shoes, recently purchased by HarperCollins.”
How often do you have the opportunity to meet the author and illustrator of a picture book at one location?
BTW, I first learned about Pete the Cat - I Love my White Shoes when author/illustrator Janeen Mason posted a link to this video on Facebook: