Arts & Crafts Fair


9:30 a.m. – 3 p.m., Wednesday, July 27, 2022

Assembly Ball Field, M-22 at Crystal Lake

(2128 Pilgrim Highway)


Frankfort, MI – The Congregational Summer Assembly (CSA) will host its annual Arts and Crafts Fair on Wednesday, July 27, 2022 from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., rain or shine.  With over 90 participating artisans from across Michigan and beyond, attendees will find:

  • Decorative art, including pottery wall hangings to oil paintings, watercolors and fine photography of stunning local landscapes
  • Wooden works – vases, bowls, birdhouses and furniture
  • Children’s delights – handmade toddler outfits, American Girl doll clothes, books, pillows and blankets
  • Handcrafted herbal soaps, paper goods, baskets and furniture
  • Wearable art from t-shirts to dresses and hats
  • Jewelry of all kinds, from pieces crafted from old silverware to those made with semi-precious stones
  • Petoskey stone works of art - including jewelry, lamps, picture frames and furniture


The Cottage Treasures sale will take place from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. inside the CSA Assembly Building, adjacent to the Fair.

The Silent Auction, featuring new, theme baskets and items will be held in the Lounge area of the CSA Assembly Building.  This popular attraction, which features area restaurant and retailer gift cards and activities available by bid, opens at 9:00m a.m.  Final Bids must be placed by 1:30 p.m. and be picked up in the Lounge by 2:00 p.m.  

Past year’s auction items included Rock’s Landing, Manitou and other area restaurant gift cards, golfing packages at Arcadia Bluffs, Interlochen Picnic Baskets items with tickets, and other creative gifts and area attractions.  Come bid and win at the CSA Women’s Association Silent Auction!

The Crystal View Café (located at 2175 Pilgrim Hwy across M-22) will be open for take-out from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m.

The CSA Arts and Crafts Fair is sponsored by the CSA Women’s Association to raise funds to support local charities and projects to enhance the CSA.  Visit for more information about the CSA and for a history of the CSA Art Fair.

To become a vendor, contact Cynthia Rauschert  or call 309-255-5429.  For additional information regarding the CSA Arts and Crafts Fair contact Jennifer Potter at .