The 50th Ohio Mart is one for the record books. The weather was spectacular for all for days, which may be a first! Thanks to everyone who came to Ohio Mart, a fundraiser for the estate.
Special thanks to:
- The Ohio Mart Committee of Stan Hywet's Auxiliary Board. This tireless group of volunteers produces this Akron tradition.
- Our talented group of floral designers who donated time and materials to create out-of-the-box florals for Inspiration in Bloom.
- The Stan Hywet Needlework Guild for the Stitchery Showcase display.
- Our wonderful and dedicated Stan Hywet staff.
- Everyone who attended and helped to make Ohio Mart 50 a huge success!
Click here for an alphabetical list of 2016 exhibitors!
The 50th annual Ohio Mart is Stan Hywet’s annual artisan craft showcase and a major fundraiser for the estate. Enjoy gorgeous autumn weather and major retail therapy with 120 artists and exhibitors and more:
- Click HERE for an alphabetical list of exhibitors
- The Ohio Mart 2016 program includes exhibitor tents and locations of all Ohio Mart activities
- Uniquely talented artisans selling sculpture, jewelry, textiles, ceramics, wearable art, glass and more
- MOLLY'S BOUTIQUE features clothing as accessories from a wide selection of premium artisan brands
- Autumn edition of Inspiration in Bloom, Stan Hywet’s popular display of fresh floral designs by local floral designers in the Manor House. The Inspiration in Bloom displays are a part of the self-guided Manor House tour, and the COMBO Ticket
- Activities for Children including action-packed fun in Homes of Nature and Playgarden
- Silent Auction of a blimp ride, courtesy of The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co
- The Sweepstakes Raffle sells tickets for prizes that include gift cards, unique gifts and more
- The Ohio Mart Food Court features a variety of delicious lunchtime fare from Molly's and other food vendors
- Hot, hot, HOT gingerbread is a Stan Hywet Ohio Mart tradition. "Charge the dough" - use your credit or debit card to pay for your purchase
- Take a respite from shopping in The Tudor Rose Pub, featuring a variety of craft beers and wine
- Vintage Finds & Curious Goods sells the unusual and the collectible
- Find that next great read in Ex Libris, located in the Carriage House tent
- Needlework exhibit presented by members of the Stan Hywet Needlework Guild
- The Craft Shop features unique handmade crafts and the Garden Committee is selling beautiful dried arrangements, created from Great Garden flowers
- Molly’s Gift Shop at the Carriage House will be showcasing and selling gifts, fall mums and décor for Christmas 2016
Ohio Mart event happens rain or shine, and includes walking on paved and unpaved grounds. Please dress for the weather and wear comfortable walking shoes.
From time to time, photos will be taken of guests visiting Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens. Stan Hywet reserves the right to use these photos for communication, promotional and marketing purposes.