Last year we had our first wholesaling event the day before the summer show started (on Friday afternoon, after load-in). For a first crack at a totally new side of UCU, we felt like it went really well and we look forward to trying it again for year #2! However, after hearing feedback from both […]
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We can’t describe enough our love for Seattle. UCU is so lucky to be in a city that really supports the show and our vendors; with everything going on in the world, this support is truly important. We all know the benefits of shopping local abound: you’re keeping your money circulating in the local economy, […]
As always, attending UCU is free to the public! However, you will see a donation box as you enter the Ex Hall, and we appreciate any amount that you are able to give. Your donation helps offset the cost of the show, and enables us to keep this event free for the public, so that […]
We have some GREAT authors lined up for this year’s show! From pie to mushrooms to children’s books to crochet kits…to things you want to punch in the face! It’s an outstanding lineup, and even if you don’t make it in time for your favorite author’s book signing (see website for the schedule), ALL of these […]
Another great way you can help us spread the word about the show? Hop on and join our Facebook Event. Even though it may be obvious to you that you’re coming, this lets all your friends know too, and helps us spread the word far and wide. And if you can share the event on your own timeline […]
Our Metro bus ads are already popping up all over town! Have you seen one of these yet on the back of (or inside of) any buses? If you do, snap a photo and upload it to Twitter, Facebook, or Instagram with the hashtag #UrbanCraftUprising, #seattle, and/or @urbancraft!
Doors for the show open at 11, but those in the know get there even earlier. In fact, a line often forms as early as 8:00 a.m. in front of the doors, as eager fans stake their claim for our famous swag bags, which are full of goodies from all the vendors, and handed out to the first […]
This winter, not only can you get that warm and fuzzy feeling by shopping local with your favorite vendors for all your holiday gifts, but you can help out a good cause at the same time! This year for the first time ever, we are pairing up with a local organization (the Hunger Intervention Program) to […]
Three Bad Seeds will be doing a doing a giveaway through the swag bags. Inside the swag bags there will be little packets with a gift tag and numbered ticket. They will post the winning ticket number via their own social media (Instagram, Twitter, Facebook) the night before the show. The winner will receive a mountain […]
Snack is the new black. LUNA is your appetite’s must have accessory: sweet tooth satisfaction with the finest ingredients possible (nothing artificial), along with the perfect balance of protein, fiber and the Core 4 vitamins and minerals that women need most. So you’re good to go, wherever the day (or evening!) takes you.
What people are saying about the Urban Craft Uprising…
“5 Stars and then some, and then some more for this event! I can honestly say I have never been to a craft event including holiday bazzars (and I’ve been Read More…