Mother Beach will be attending the following events


May 21 & 22 - 16th North American Sea Glass Assn Festival

Stop by to say hello at the 2022 NASGA Festival, Celebrating Treasures of the Great Lakes with a pirate theme.   You will be treated to authentic sea glass creations from near and far, and author Patty Merski will be on hand to autograph books! Held at the Maumee Bay Lodge & Conference Center on the shores of Lake Erie in Oregon, OH, this event is a must for sea glass lovers.  For tickets and more information, visit NASGA.

May 21 Saturday – 10am to 6pm

May 22 Sunday – 11am to 4pm

June 25 & 26 - Ashtabula Harbor Beach Glass Festival

Visit our tent at the Ashtabula Harbor Beach Glass Festival.  It's a fun, outdoor gathering of beach glass artists and collectors, located on Bridge Street in Ashtabula, OH.  For more information, visit Ashtabula Harbor Beach Glass Festival.  

June 25 Saturday – 10am to 6pm
June 26 Sunday – 11am to 4pm

October 8 & 9 - Great Lakes Beach Glass & Coastal Arts Festival

Mark your calendars for one of the most anticipated events of 2022, The Great Lakes Beach Glass & Coastal Arts Festival, featuring artists from across the country, live music, a great lecture series! Author Patty Merski will present "The Back Story, writing and publishing Mother Beach" and will be on hand to autograph her new gift book, Mother Beach. Prepare to kick off the holiday shopping season and find unique and wonderful art works for yourself and anyone on your list! Held at the beautiful Bayfront Convention Center at the foot of Erie's Public Dock, directly across from Presque Isle State Park.


2021 Events

November 6th & 7th - Holiday Craft & Gift Festival

The most anticipated women’s event of the year, The For Women Only/HER show is now the Holiday Craft & Gift Festival and we are very excited to participate! We'll be on hand to sign books and have several new products and gift boxes that are perfect for beach glass lovers everywhere.  For more information and to get tickets online, visit Holiday Craft & Gift Festival.   

Nov 6 Saturday – 10am to 6pm
Nov 7 Sunday – 11am to 4pm
December 4 - Holiday Gallery Night

December 4  - Holiday Gallery Night at TREC

We are excited to participate in Holiday Gallery Night located at the Tom Ridge Environmental Center  (TREC) from 5-9pm.  Live music, cocktails and hors d'oeuvres set the holiday atmosphere featuring local artists and products. Contact Presque Isle Gallery & Gifts for more details.

August 13 - Gallery Evening 

Visit the Mother Beach Tent at the Presque Isle Lighthouse event on Friday evening from 7-9pm, benefiting the Lighthouse.  This event is open to the public but reservations are requested.  Please contact Emily to make a reservation. Support your local light house! 

July 25 -  Artist Open House

Artist Open House to wrap up Discover Presque Isle will be held at the Tom Ridge Environmental Center from 11-4.  Please stop by  to see our new line of Mother Beach products!  Author will be on hand to autograph your copy of Mother Beach.  For additional information, visit Presque Isle Gallery & Gifts

June 26 - Ashtabula Beach Glass Festival

Please visit the Mother Beach Tent at the Ashtabula Beach Glass Festival on Saturday, June 26th between 10am-8pm. Located at Historic Ashtabula Harbor.
More info on the Ashtabula Beach Glass Festival Facebook Page.

May 7 - Author Meet + Greet

Relish!  Erie’s original hand crafted beach glass studio and gallery will host an author meet and greet featuring Patty Merski and her newly published gift book, Mother Beach.   What a great little gift for Mother’s Day!  Visit Relish for more details.