23rd Annual FINE FURNISHINGS SHOW – November 9-11, 2018
Waterfire Arts Center – 475 Valley Street – Providence, RI
Friday 5pm-9pm, Saturday 10am-6pm, Sunday 10am-4pm
Admission $10 – purchase tickets at the show
Plenty of free parking surrounding the venue
VIP Half Price Admission for up to 4 adults for those on our email mailing list – voucher on Attend the Show page! If you have not yet signed up please sign up here to save each year!
FRIDAY night is “Date Night” at the show! Dinner and a show….the Fine Furnishings Show. A quick bite before the show or a long leisurely dinner after OR this year Russell Morin Catering concession stand at the show!
FOOD & BEVERAGE: A concession stand by Russell Morin Catering will be available at the show. In addition, the Honest Green Market is right around the corner.
LODGING: Room Block & Special Rate! Our host hotel is the newly renovated Hampton Inn Pawtucket (formerly the Comfort Inn) Rate is $119 per night for exhibitors and attendees! Call direct 401-723-6700 or use the link below. You need to say you are coming for the “Fine Furnishings Show”!
Booking Link: http://group.hamptoninn.com/FineFurnishingsShow
2017 Best Of Show Winners
We annually judge and present Best in Show awards to our exhibitors to recognize design, craftsmanship, & marketing excellence. Many thanks to our Best in Show Awards sponsor – Rockler Woodworking & Hardware and to our esteemed judges listed below. Blue ribbons & Rockler gift cards are given to the winners.
Winners left to right: John Sterling, Toney Robertson, Roger Myers, B.R. Delaney, Wayne Hall, Mark Heffley
2017 Judges were: Andrea Valentini of AndreaValentini.com and Philip Lowe of The Furniture Institute of Massachusetts.
- Furniture - Design
Wayne Hall - Console Table
Wayne Hall of Orland, ME
- Furniture - Craftsmanship
Roger Myers - Bird's Eye View Cabinet
StrathamWood Studios of Stratham, NH
- Furniture - Innovation
Toney Robertson - Wavy Chest of Drawers
Fine Woodworking by Toney of Galveston, IN
BR Delaney - Hanging Wood Pendant Light
Fieldstone Artistry of Wurtsboro, NY
- Fine art/craft
Mark Heffley - Mural "#YesAllGirls"
Second Ascent Design of Concord, NH
- Marc Harrison Award for Marketing Excellence
J.C. Sterling Fine Furniture of Millmont, PA
- Student Award-Furniture-Traditional
Kevin Hopkins - Queen Anne Chair
North Bennet Street School - Boston, MA
- Student Award-Furniture-Contemporary
Hannah Bartlett - Walnut Plates
Rhode Island School of Design - Providence, RI