The Twin Cities Bead Bazaar
Hopkins Eisenhower Community Center

Spring Show - March 2-3, 2019 is excited to sponsor the Twin Cities Bead Bazaar, which features an array of Jewelry Artists, Bead Vendors, Jewelry Making Classes and Product Demonstrations. This two-day event is open to the public and one of the most-popular events of its type in the country. For updates, sign up for our Newsletter and follow us on Facebook.


New Classes Coming in 2019!

Coffee with Candie

Saturday, October 27
8:30am - 9:30am
At the Hopkins Eisenhower Community Center

Those who register and attend Coffee with Candie will receive a custom Swag Bag full of goodies and get the opportunity to participate in three Make and Takes. Cost is $30 per person.


Business of Beading

Sunday, October 28
1:00 - 2:00pm
At the Hopkins Eisenhower Community Center

Do you have your own jewelry business, or thinking about starting one? In this class, Candie will give you tips on what has worked for her with selling on Etsy and using social media to help you sell your jewelry. You will get a handout with helpful tips, and all participants will receive a Swag Bag. Bring your questions for Candie, as she will have a short Q&A at the end. Candie started selling her jewelry at Farmers Markets, moved up to Craft Fairs, and now has a successful Etsy store and sells in local shops. Cost is $15 per person.


Candie Cooper is a jewelry designer with a passion for combining unique materials and color combinations, inspired by extensive travel and her years living in China. Candie is the author of Necklace-ology (Lark Books 2012), Metalworking 101 for Beaders (Lark Books 2009), Felted Jewelry (Lark Books 2007), and Designer Needle Felting (Lark Books 2007). Candie has appeared on Beads, Baubles and Jewels and hosts daily Facebook live shows focusing on living a creative lifestyle. She earned a Bachelor’s degree in Art Education and Fine Arts from Purdue University.

Vendor Application

Twin Cities Bead Bazaar
Spring Show: March 2 - 3, 2019
Eisenhower Community Center, 1001 Hwy 7, Hopkins
Show Hours 10:00-5:00 both days

download Spring 2019 vendor application

NOTE: All 10x12 Ends and 10x10 corner spaces for the Spring show have been reserved.

Sales Tax Documentation

Must fill out vendor application and sales tax documentation forms and submit to

download TCBB Floor Plan/Vendor Locations

The Twin Cities Bead Bazaar

Hopkins Eisenhower Community Center

Recommended Nearby Hotels

Holiday Inn Express & Suites, 10985 Red Circle Drive, Minnetonka, MN 55343
Discounted Group rate and shuttle service

Hilton Garden Inn, 6330 Point Chase, Eden Prairie, MN 55344
Discounted Group rate and shuttle service

Minneapolis Marriott Southwest, 5801 Opus Parkway, Minnetonka, MN 55343

Home2 Suites by Hilton, 6030 Clearwater Drive, Minnetonka, MN 55343

Sheraton Minneapolis West Hotel, 12201 Ridgedale Drive, Minnetonka, MN 55305


1001 MN-7, Hopkins, MN 55305
1 952-564-6618
2 blocks west of Hwy 169 on Hwy 7 - Turn at the light on 12th Ave

get directions

Here Comes the Art Truck!

Making its first appearance at the Twin Cities Bead Bazaar, we’d like to welcome the Minnesota Art Truck, founded by Matt Swenson. The MN Art Truck will be parked in front of the Community Center displaying and selling handmade, one-of-a-kind crafts, jewelry, mixed media and more by local Midwest Artists!

The Minnesota Art Truck is also hosting the NEW Kid’s Scavenger Hunt on Sunday, October 28, at 3:00 pm. More information to come!

Door Prize Sponsors

Sponsored door prizes will be given out hourly at the show! You’ll have the chance to win one of these breathtaking door prizes by coming to the show, taking a class, making a purchase or watching a demo.

We thank these nationally known brands who contributed to this year’s door prizes, Make and Takes, Demos and more!

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