Thirty two years ago, members of the Bristol Chamber of Commerce, led by Mike Werner and Ken Burns put on the first chamber Home and Business Expo at the Bristol Armory.
Over the years, the venue has moved from the Armory to the Mall at Bristol Centre to Bristol Eastern High School.
The Expo has grown from 35 vendors to over 100 vendors, a craft show, entertainment, and more. And this year is no exception.
Despite The Home and Business Expo having been around for over three decades, this year’s Expo is set to be bigger and better than ever.
The Bristol Home and Business Expo returns to Bristol Eastern High School yet again as one of the most anticipated events of its kind in the area.
The Bristol Chamber of Commerce and Jenks Productions Inc. are proud to sponsor the 32nd Annual Bristol Home and Business Expo presented by Xfinity on Saturday, February 18th from 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. and Sunday, February 19th from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at Bristol Eastern High School located at 632 King Street.
With over a hundred vendors including Wireless Zone, Thirteenth Floor, Bristol Beat Radio, LLC, Bristol Hospital, Shady Oaks Assisted Living, Scarritt Spas and Hot Tubs, Wheeler Clinic, Crown Oil, New England Urgent Care, Direct Advantage, Curt Carlson Builder, and much more, you won’t want to miss out on this fun Bristol tradition.
Some other highlights of the 2017 Home & Business Expo include family fun entertainment, a special kid’s activity section, free door prize drawings, food and snacks, and a huge craft fair.
From handmade crochet items and vintage button jewelry to photographs and notecards, and handmade dog leashes to wine guides, the 2017 Craft and Vendor Show will have something for everyone.
Plus Spiritual Psychic Medium Karen Kilmartin will be hosting two special Psychic Medium Experience Readings during the Expo. Karen Kilmartin is a compassionate spiritual psychic medium who is clairaudient, clairsentient, telepathic, and clairvoyant with over 50 years of experience.
Join Karen for a group intensive reading as she communicates with deceased loved ones of audience members followed by a question and answer period.
Karen’s group readings are known for bringing specific messages to audience members. Attendees laugh, cry, share, and heal as Karen bridges the gap between the living and the deceased.
This is a great opportunity to find peace in knowing that your loved ones are always with you.
The Psychic Medium Experience times are Saturday, February 18th or Sunday, February 19th at 2:00 p.m. Admission is $25 per person and includes your admission into the Expo.
Everyone who registers in advance for the show at www.CentralCTChambers.org will be entered into a drawing for a free private reading.
General admission to the 32nd Annual Home and Business Expo is $6, $5 for seniors, and kids 12 & under are free.
For information about booth rentals, please contact Wesley Jenks at 860-563-2111 x303 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
For information about being a Craft Fair Vendor, please contact Linda DiMatteo at 860-584-4132.
ABOUT THE BRISTOL ROUNDUP
The Roundup is a popular magazine style publication covering local news, events and information about the greater Bristol Connecticut area. The Roundup, started by Bristol native Mike Uchalid currently has over 5,400 subscriptions and a local social media following of over 50,000 readers across multiple sites, pages and groups. The Roundup provides accurate information, events, news and so much more. We hope you enjoy the site!
Firefly Hollow Brewery to celebrate 4th Anniversary
The juice on the juicy details emerge
White supremacist fliers found in Bristol and Southington
Busted: Bristol Police Arrests For 10/18/17
Bristol to implement Simple Recycling for clothing and other textiles
Man robs convenience store with knife — fled on a blue bicycle
Republicans continue to support Cockayne over sexual harassment allegations & censuring for second time
Busted: Bristol Police Arrests For 10/17/17
Busted: Bristol Police Arrests For 10/16/17
Bristol Offers Free Electronics Collection Event to Surrounding Towns
Local WWII pilot shares stories from the front lines
Malloy Releases New, ‘Bare-Bones’ Budget Proposal
Busted: Bristol Police Arrests Over The Weekend
Bristol is selling off surplus real estate
Bristol Police Offers College Students Internship Program
OM Show Names Chairman & Artistic Director
Mum Festival Thanks Community For Another Successful Year
The Road to Somewhere: I’m Diggin The Dirt
Dexter Receives New Protective Vest
Candidate Q&A: Jennifer Parsons Region 10 Board of Education
MORE NEWS FROM ROUNDUP PARTNER: FOX 61
GREENSBURG, Pa. – Police arrested a 25-year-old man for selling heroin from a room in the same hospital where his newborn child was staying, according to WPMT. Cody Hulse, of Latrobe, was visiting his baby at Excela Westmoreland Hospital Thursday when he was arrested, police say. Hulse was allegedly dealing the narcotic inside the maternity ward where his baby daughter was being cared for, according to WPVI. He allegedly admitted to selling heroin and was found to be in possession of […]
GLENNVILLE, Ga. — True love does exist. Just look at Clarence Purvis and you’ll know it’s true. Clarence, 93, was with the love of his life, Carolyn, for more than six decades. They had three children together. She passed away four years ago. But, her memory still lives on every single day. “Ain’t nobody loved one another more than me and my wife loved one another,” Clarence told WTOC. Clarence takes photos of Carolyn with him to his favorite Georgia […]
We’re not sure if the guy who goes by the Twitter handle @edgette22 does any detective work on the side, but he may want to look into it. Mashable reports the online sleuth made a startling find during what must have been a day filled with downtime, and it involves KFC’s Twitter account. “@KFC follows 11 people,” he tweeted Thursday, before going on to detail exactly who those 11 are: “5 Spice Girls and 6 guys named Herb.” .@KFC follows […]
EAST HAMPTON — As Halloween nears, it has been more treat than trick this year for the attractions like Pumpkintown USA that rely on the weather and a good crop each season. Dan Peszynski, the owner of Pumpkintown USA said a good pumpkin crop has helped bring more people to the 70 acres his family owns in East Hampton. “Due to the rain we had during the early part of the season, the pumpkin crop is excellent — included in that, […]