- Rome hosts 2010 Hobby Show

September 05, 2010 (PRLEAP.COM) Travel News divulges arts and crafts enthusiasts may want to start arranging their trip to 5 star hotels in Rome, as the Hobby Show is just around the corner.

Running from October 1st to 3rd at the Fiera Roma, this fantastic event offers all sorts of tips and products for people who enjoy such hobbies.

Among the specialisations that the occasion covers are pillows, patchwork quilts, lace, costume jewellery and creative sewing.

"The Hobby Show's labs and workshops are set up by experts to give guidance on new products and techniques and there's a special fun programme to stimulate children's creativity," explained travel listings website What's on When.

It added that the range of exhibitors at the event can be anything from an art institution to a company that manufactures crafts supplies.

According to the organisers, the 2009 edition of the Hobby Show saw more than 11,000 people visit and be inspired by the programme of events and displays of art of all kinds.

Among the exhibitors that year were Rome's Art Forum, Bergamo's Filomania, Turin's Bada Silvia and GMC Beads from Milan.

The show is open from 09:30 local time every day, with tickets costing 10 (£8.30), although there are concessions available for children and the elderly.

For more information on this event visit the Hobby Show website or contact the venue on +39 06/65074200-201. features a wide range of accommodation in Rome, including the Sheraton Roma Rome.

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