Creative chaos nears

Vernon Rec Complex about to get chaotic with creativity

  • May. 9, 2012 1:00 p.m.

Ready to get chaotic with creativity?

Creative Chaos is back for the 37th time at the Vernon Recreation Complex from June 1 to 3.

Creative Chaos is hailed as one of the major tourist events in Vernon and is the largest craft sale of its kind in Western Canada.

It showcases approximately 200 artisans and crafters from throughout British Columbia and the Pacific Northwest.

There is also a specialty food products, and an outdoor creative activities section.

“Creative Chaos also features some of the best in local performing arts as well as a food court that offers a scrumptious variety of concessions,” states a press release.

It was also announced that Lavington Elementary is the recipient of the Creative Chaos Student Showcase award.

The PAC of Lavington Elementary will receive a $500 donation and the budding young artists will display their artwork at specially selected areas throughout Creative Chaos.

This year’s Creative Chaos will wake place at the Vernon Recreation Complex on Friday, June 1 from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m., Saturday, June 2 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday, June 3 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Admission is free, however organizers are encouraging non-perishable food items for the Salvation Army Food Bank.

“There’s something for everyone to see, taste or hear and of course, the shopping is great too,” states the release.

For more information on Creative Chaos, visit www.creativechaoscrafts.com