July 10-18 Zanesville Pottery hosts this extremely popular annual pottery week festival on their grounds which features pottery oriented dealers as well as vendors of glass, arts, crafts, and antiques from in and around Ohio. Festival includes demonstrations, games and food concessions. Open to the public, admission is free. Open 9am-6pm daily, 12-6pm Sundays. For more info call Zanesville Pottery at 740/872-3345 or 800/860-6456. www.zanesvillepottery.com
July 10, 2010 - July 18, 2010
July 10, 11, 17, 18 The Pioneer and Historical Society will have its permanent pottery collection on display at the Dr. Increase Mathews House. Open Saturdays and Sundays, 1-4 p.m. Admission is $3 for adults, $1 for students. The Dr. Increase Mathews House is located at 304 Woodlawn Ave., Zanesville. For more info call 740/454-9500.
Repeats every week until Sun Jul 18 2010 .July 10, 2010 - July 11, 2010
July 17, 2010 - July 18, 2010
July 10 Come to see the newly re-designed, beautiful collection of Zanesville Art Pottery from 1 to 4 p.m. Refreshments will be provided. Free admission with pottery badge. Info: 740/872-3143
July 9, 10, 16, 17 The first 20 customers each day will have the opportunity to purchase a set of Ohio Stoneware crocks including 1 gallon, 2 gallon, 3 gallon, and 5 gallon for $26 per set. Limit one set per customer. Ohio Pottery Norwich at 8540 East Pike will also offer a slip casting demonstration every day at 1 p.m. For more info call 740/872-3137.
Repeats every week until Sat Jul 17 2010 .July 9, 2010 - July 10, 2010
July 16, 2010 - July 17, 2010
2010 HULL POTTERY CONVENTION SHOW & SALE
July 9 & 10 This annual show and sale will be held at the Crooksville High School Friday, 1.-5 p.m., Saturday, 10a.m.-4 p.m. Free admission. For more information call 740/982-2643 or visit www.hullpotteryassociation.org.
July 9, 2010 - July 10, 2010
July 9 The Zanesville Museum of Art will host a brunch from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. The Zanesville Museum of Art has a wonderful display of Art Pottery from the factories of Roseville, Weller, Owens, Brush and other local potteries. Also at the Art Center is one of the vases Weller made for the 1904 Worlds Fair. The 58 inch vase decorated with irises by Frank Ferrell was donated to the Art Center by Pottery Lovers. 740/452-0741.
July 17 Enjoy a Prime Rib Dinner while cruising along the Muskingum River aboard the Lorena Sternwheeler
from 6 to 8 p.m. Cost is $30 per person. Reservations are required. Info: 740/455/8282 or 800/743-2303
July 15-17 A pottery lover’s dream, this four-day festival highlights the latest trends in both functional and art pottery at reduced prices. Demonstrations by some of Ohio’s premier potters, artisans and craftsmen are conducted daily. Also featuring live entertainment every night, rides, games, and activities to entertain every member of the family. This year the event will take place in Crooksville. Info: 740/469-4443 or 740-624-9858
July 15, 2010 - July 17, 2010
July 14 Cruise along the Muskingum River aboard the Lorena Sternwheeler. Rides are offered at 2 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. Each rider will receive a coupon good for 35% off total purchase at Hartstone Pottery and a chance to wine a piece of Hartstone Pottery. Cost is $8 adult, $7 senior, $4 child (2-12). Info: 740/455/8282 or 800/743-2303
July 9 Belhorn Auction Services is having its 17th annual art pottery auction at the Muskingum County Welcome Center. Viewing will be at 11 a.m. and the auction starts at 1 p.m. Info: 614/270-6973 or www.belhorn.com.