More than 100 exhibitors representing 14 states will show and sell their work at the 34th annual Berea Craft Festival at Indian Fort Theater, 2047 Big Hill Road, Berea.
Artists will include Alabama potter Larry Allen, who apprenticed at Berea College more 30 years ago. Allen's pieces, inspired by African and Native American art, are created using black stoneware clay with multiple glazings and firings.
The fair also will include live music, food vendors, craft demonstrations and children's activities.
Hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. Admission is $6 for adults, $5 for seniors, free for ages 11 and younger. Go to Bereacraftfestival.com for more information.
More shopping news
■ The Gilt Designer Outlet, a pop-up shop featuring discounted designer brands, opens to the public Friday at Shelbyville Road Plaza, 4600 Shelbyville Road, Louisville. The store will be open through Aug. 15.
Thousands of items including men's and women's apparel and accessories, home goods, children's goods and more will be up to 90 percent off retail prices. Last year's sale included outdoor furniture, shoes, baby strollers, lighting fixtures, perfume and more.
Labels will include Zac Posen, Vera Wang, Badgley Mischka, John Varvatos, Ben Sherman and Missoni. For more about Gilt, the online retailer, go to Gilt.com.
■ The Derby Shoppe & Raggs in Danville will host its annual tent sale from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday.
All summer apparel and shoes will be 50 percent to 75 percent off. The stores are at 124 and 126 North Third Street in Danville. Derbyshoppeandraggs.com.
■ Carl Meyers at 111 Clay Avenue will host a trunk show of the women's fall collection from Buchanan & Kang from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. through Saturday. The luxury knit pieces are made in the United States.
■ The Athens Schoolhouse Antiques Show, 6270 Athens-Walnut Hill Pike, is 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. Admission is $2, free for ages 11 and younger. Call (859) 255-7309 or go to Antiqueskentucky.com.