An annual event that
consistently brings together over 120 vendors
selling beads, beadwork, jewelry, buttons,
tools and supplies.
2013 BSNC Bead Bazaar
May 18, 2013
10am - 6pm
The BSNC Bead Bazaar is the LARGEST one day show in the US. With over 120 studio artists and bead exhibitors, selling ancient/vintage/modern beads, finished jewelry, findings, books, and more, this is a show not to be missed.
Centrally located at the Oakland Marriott City Center
10th and Broadway, Oakland, CA.
click the map to get detailed driving directions
Public Transportation: Consider taking BART (Bay Area Rapid Transit ) or an AC Transit bus, saving the $24.00 parking fee (which you could spend on beads!).
The Oakland Convention Center is located across the street from the 12th Street BART station and is within easy walking distance of a number of AC Transit Bus Lines. Remember that free, convenient parking is available at many East Bay BART stations on weekends. You can park your car at the station and take BART to the Convention Center. (For weekday parking, be sure to check the rules at the station you park at)
An easy to use trip planner for BART, Muni, and AC Transit is available at: www.511.org.
Click here for a $2 discount ticket off the $7 admission.
2013 Vendor list
New Exhibitors are being added frequently, so check back often.