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Saturday/Sunday Potters Market with a Friday  Auction and Preview Party.

An indoor pottery show featuring authentic Seagrove pottery from over 100 ceramic artists that live and work within the Seagrove N.C. area. The event includes a Friday night Gala preview party, with early buying opportunities, including catered reception, live music, meet the artist reception, and auction of collaborative pieces. Pottery sales continue Saturday and Sunday, and features demonstrations, children’s hand-on activities, food trucks, beer garden and silent auction. Visit Seagrove, The Pottery Capitol of the US and voted America’s #1 Town for Craft Lovers

LIVE MUSIC

FOOD & DRINK

Enjoy light hor d'oeuvres and beverages Friday night, Food Trucks, Four Saints Brewing Company, and Ground Lion Brewing Co.

LIVE AUCTION

Participate in our Online Pottery Auction Grand Finale of collaborative, & one of a kind art pieces and first choice of pottery sales.

DEMONSTRATIONS & ACTIVITIES

The show features potter’s market, live demonstrations, children's activities and food trucks.

Join the potters of Seagrove as they celebrate 12 years of their most popular event.

This premier event kicks off Friday night Nov 16th, with a gala, live auction of collaborative, one of a kind art pieces and first choice of pottery sales. Enjoy an evening full of entertainment from the Randolph Jazz Band, Salt & Pepper Catering and Four Saints Brewing Company. The Gala admission price is $25. Tickets can be purchased at the door, or in advance.

The Celebration of Seagrove Potters is a collector’s paradise of unique art pieces, pottery for your home decor and much more. This event received the “Top Twenty Events” award from the Southeastern Tourism Society in 2016, and is one of the most spectacular pottery events in North Carolina. Approximately 5,000 people visit each year throughout the weekend. In addition to this event, many pottery shops and galleries in Seagrove, are open all weekend.

The Celebration is unique because it is a showcase of only the artists of Seagrove, an area that covers the three-county corner region of Randolph, Moore and Montgomery counties. Over 85 of the Seagrove potters that earn their living making pottery in the local Seagrove community will be participating in the annual event. Seagrove pottery has long been known for its collectability and the Seagrove name is recognized worldwide.

Learn more at discoverseagrove.com

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EVENT SCHEDULE

The festival general admission pottery exhibition is held Saturday, from 9am to 5pm and Sunday, from 10am to 4pm, Nov 23th & 24th. The show features potter’s market, demonstrations, children’s activities and food trucks. A silent auction with pieces donated from each participating pottery will be held from 1-3 on Saturday. The festivities continue Sunday with an addition of a beer garden from 1pm to 4pm. Don’t miss a taste from Seagrove’s first microbrew, Ground Lion Brewing Co. Festivities are held indoors at the Historic Luck’s Cannery in Seagrove.
Free on-site parking provided.

Friday Night Gala – 6pm-9pm

This premier event kicks off Friday night Nov 16th, with a gala, live auction of collaborative, one of a kind art pieces and first choice of pottery sales. Enjoy Light Hor d’oeuvres, Wine, and Micro Brew for Four Saints Brewing Company.
The Preview Party admission price is $25.

Saturday – 9am-5pm

Featuring potter’s market, demonstrations, children’s activities and food trucks. A silent auction with pieces donated from each participating pottery will be held from 1-3 on Saturday.
Admission is $6 for adults and children under twelve are free.

Saturday – 10am-4pm

Featuring potter’s market, demonstrations, children’s activities and food trucks with an addition of a beer garden from 1pm to 4pm.

Admission is $6 for adults and children under twelve are free2

FAQ

Tickets are emailed to you when purchased online. All other pre-purchased tickets are held at will-call.

Yes and parking is free

Yes, general admission and gala admission can be paid by card, cash or check at the door. Gala tickets are available online by card. Individual potters booths may vary but they generally also take all of the usual payment methods.

If you buy from a particular potters’ booth, you must make arrangements through the individual potter. If you buy a piece at auction you can arrange at the time of checkout.

If you buy from a particular potters’ booth, you must make arrangements through the individual potter. If you buy a piece at auction you can arrange at the time of checkout.

Seagrove potteries and artists participating in 2019:

Ben Owen Pottery, Blue Hen Pottery, Bluestone Pottery, Bulldog Pottery, Chad Brown Pottery, Chris Luther Pottery, Crystal King Pottery, Daniel & Kate Johnston Pottery, David Stuempfle Pottery, Dean & Martin Pottery, Dirtworks Pottery, Donna Craven Pottery, Donna’s Pottery Haven, Dover Pottery, Eck McCanless Pottery, From the Ground Up, Great White Oak Pottery, Hatfield Pottery, Hickory Hill Pottery, JLK Jewelry, Johnston & Gentithes Art Pottery, Keith Martindale Pottery, King’s Pottery, Levi Mahan Pottery, Lori Clodfelter Pottery, Luck’s Ware, Lufkin Pottery, Matthew Kelly Pottery, McKay Pottery, McNeill’s Pottery, Michele Hastings & Jeff Brown Pottery, Nichol’s Pottery, Nicholas Havner Pottery, Old Gap Pottery, Paul Ray Pottery, Pottery by Frank Neef, Potts Pottery, Rockhouse Pottery, Seagrove Art Pottery, Seagrove Stoneware, Southern Spirits Pottery, Studio Touya, Thomas Pottery, Triple C Pottery, Turn & Burn Pottery, Whynot Pottery & Acacia Art Tile, Williams Pottery, Windsong Pottery

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If you would like more information on the Seagrove Area Potters Association or would like to stay informed on future events please contact us below.

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LOCATION AND VENUE

The Celebration of Seagrove Potters is the one time of year that the majority of the Seagrove ceramic artists gather under one roof to showcase their work together. The Celebration always takes place the weekend before Thanksgiving at the Historic Luck’s Cannery in Seagrove.

798 NC Highway 705, Seagrove North Carolina 27341

Mary Holmes - 910-783-5358
Alexa Modderno – 336-707-9124