Your world will be brighter with a visit to the enchanting Art Bazaar which is presented by Hunter Arts Network who carefully select a wide variety of stalls featuring premium handmade products. Art Bazaar has cemented it’s reputation as the event that showcases the Hunter’s creative & vibrant art community that locals & visitors look forward to three times every year.

Hunter Arts Network will be returning to Maitland Aroma Festival with Art Bazaar Pop Up being held on both dates in 2019.

Ward off the winter chill at the Aroma Coffee and chocolate Festival on Saturday tbc and Sunday tbc August 2019.

Enjoy coffee from the best local coffee roasters, a delectable range of chocolates, local wine from the Hunter Region and great street food.

The festival will feature live music performances as well as roving performers, demonstrations, interactive activities and much more.


Art Bazaar, a Volunteer Grants 2015 successful applicant, 2015 Hunter Local Business Awards Finalist & 2014 QantasLink Hunter & Central Coast Awards for Excellence in Tourism FINALIST, has developed into a major art event for the region which now attracts many visitors from out of the area and is the Hunter’s premier artisan and design marketplace. Art Bazaar is a great way to show families and visitors how wonderful our creative community is.

HAN is a non-profit membership of artisans from the Hunter who carefully hand pick stallholders to ensure that shoppers have an array of local, handmade, unique, original & quality products, making Art Bazaar an affordable opportunity for both the public & the creative people of Newcastle and the Hunter. Enjoy meeting the artists and designers who have carefully created for the reputable event providing access beyond the boundaries of the gallery.

Art Bazaar is free entry with a quick stroll to many cafes

Call for stallholders
– Stallholders must be Hunter Arts Network members. Membership is from $55 per year for individuals, join here:
– Stall fee is $60 & includes insurance. When stallholder applications open click here to apply:
– Both applications are subject to approval to ensure your art/craft/design is your original work of high standard, originality & innovation, & is produced & located in the Hunter region of NSW

For more information & to apply please click here to go to the HAN website.