Sunday, August 18th from 5-7pm
Come explore the Pajama Factory complex! Learn more about the rich history of this converted factory and visit with some of our artists and small business owners on a FREE guided walking tour.
Tour groups will meet at 5pm in our Rose Street parking lot on the corner of Park Ave. and Rose St. From there, you will be taken on a 30min walking tour of the complex and will have the remaining time to explore and visit our tenants in their open studios.
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We are accepting applications from local artisans, craftspeople, and small businesses. 2018 was our best year yet, and we are hoping this year will be even better as we celebrate 10 years of supporting the “shop local, shop small” movement.
Saturday, December 14th, 2018 from 10am-4pm
Vendor spots are $50 each. Pajama Factory Tenants pay $20. Spots are limited.
- 3 different, large market venues to choose from
- All vendor spots are approximately 9ft x 10ft
- Electricity and tables are available on a first come, first serve basis for a modest fee.
- Each vendor will need to submit 3-5 images of their products. Past vendors do not need to resubmit photos.
Deadline to register is September 15th.
Vendors will be notified of their acceptance by September 30th. Payment is due upon acceptance and no later than October 15th.
To register and learn more about the terms and submission criteria, please visit the links below:
- Online Registration Form
- Upload your Vendor Images (new submissions only)
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Our 9th annual Holiday Market is happening Saturday, December 8 from 11am-4pm! Shop local this season with 70+ vendors throughout our 3 market venues, PLUS open studios, live music, food, chances to win factory-made prizes, artist exhibitions, and more! Follow us @PajamaFactory to learn all that we will have happening this year!
For a list of all of our 2018 Holiday Market Vendors, visit the link below:
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Ladies! Mark your calendars for one of the best, pre-holiday shopping events in our area!
Sunday, November 18th, 9 amazing local vendors will gather together on the Fourth Floor of the Pajama Factory, Building 7 for your shopping pleasure (entrance by Trebecca)! The event will take place between Rikki Feerrar’s (Studio 7-406) and the Arrow and Thread (Studio 7-413) with additional vendors linaing the hallways.
Appetizers, beverages, shopping and girl time provided! All who attend will have the chance to win door prizes from each vendor!
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Happy Halloween! Our funky, fall festival, Octofest, was a blast this year! We want to thank Bullfrog Brewery for joining us. We can’t wait to have them back for our Holiday Market on December 8!
Congratulations to our OCTOPAS prize winner, Sherry Hoovel! No tricks here—she took home some amazing factory-made treats from our tenants! This prize pack wouldn’t have been possible without generous donations from: Will Goddard, Steve Bower Studio, Rita Bower, Way Cool Beans, Paper+, Mark and Suzanne Winkelman, Our Generations’ Quilt Shop, Factory Works Photo Lab, Divine Qi, Jordan DeArment, and WholeHeARTed Health!
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You’re invited to participate in a guided open studio tour of a curated selection of artists’ spaces at the Pajama Factory!
On Saturday, September 8 from 10 am to 2 pm participants will be guided through the Pajama Factory complex of buildings, wherein the artists will be discussing their work and opportunities for you to become involved. After the tour is over you are welcome to continue to explore the Pajama Factory. Take this opportunity to revisit a space from the tour, explore the buildings’ unique architecture or pop into the Billtown Brainery for their monthly Billtown Bazaar, which runs concurrently with this event until 4 pm. A food truck will be on site for you to grab a snack as well.
This event is FREE and open to the public, but space is limited so please reserve your spot by emailing: email@example.com.
The tour will start promptly at 10 am from the courtyard directly adjacent to the parking lot at the corner of Rose Street and Park Avenue, so please arrive on time so as to not be left behind!
To learn which studios will be featured on the tour, visit www.pajamafactory.net/guided-open-studio-tour
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Great article in the Showcase section of the Williamsport’s Sun Gazette by Jason Klose highlighting all the exciting Open Studios and happenings during February First Friday, Feb 2nd from 6-9pm.
Find a piece of your heart at the Pajama Factory, 1307 Park Ave., for February’s First Friday event, “Open Studios,” as local business owners open their studios to the community 6-9 p.m. Friday.
There is so much to see and do at the Factory — explore the tenants open studios, art exhibitions, workshops, and product launches. Among the variety of skills one can see at the Pajama Factory are woodworking, painting, fiber arts — including quilting and garment-making, photography, screen printing, pasta-making, metalwork and pottery/ceramics. Visitors can also meet yoga teachers, computer gamers, writers, printers, sculptors and coffee roasters among others.
To read the full article, visit http://www.sungazette.com/life/showcase/2018/02/pajama-factory-hosts-open-studios-for-february-first-friday/
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Join us for a night of OPEN STUDIOS, from 6 to 9pm on February First Friday which happens to be Feb 2nd. Explore our open studios, art exhibitions, workshops, product launches and while you’re here find a piece of your heart in ours by playing our matchmaker puzzle game. Simply match a puzzle piece from our welcome table to one of the different open studios for a chance to win a prize.
There is so much to see and do at the Factory! To learn which studios will be open and about all the different happenings, visit http://www.pajamafactory.net/FebFirstFriday
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Due to the success of #OCTOPAS, we’re doing a version of it for the Holiday Market!
The Events Committee is introducing a studio pass into the Holiday Market. It will be similar to this year’s #OCTOPAS, but with a holiday twist. We will be paying homage to Duboistown’s Candy Cane Lane.
- Guests will enter the Community Room where they will collect their pass and head to the 4th floor.
- They will make their way along “Candy Cane Lane” which will feature Open Studios and vendors.
- Guests will need to collect 8 stamps from 8 different, featured studios and they can enter for a chance to win 1 of 3 factory-made prize package valued at over $100!
Keep the gifts for yourself or give them away as gifts to others!
Our 8th Annual Holiday Market is almost here! We hope you are getting as excited as we are to have you join us.
This holiday tradition is MORE than just a way to get your holiday shopping done! Experience open artist studios, live music, art exhibitions, and local vendors & food truck fare… shop local this season and add something truly original to your holidays this year.
See the write up about our event in the Sun Gazette’s Showcase section that was published today!
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With the holiday season quickly approaching, the Pajama Factory will host a market to allow people to get started — or complete — their shopping list.
“Our goal is to keep local dollars local by encouraging folks to ‘shop small’ during the holiday season,” said Danielle Velkoff, events manager and business development. “It is also an opportunity for us to showcase our tenants and the history of the Pajama Factory complex.”
The market will be held from 6 to 10 p.m. Dec. 1 and from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Dec. 2.