Holiday Open House

Celebrate the Season of Joy

Join us for Rookwood’s annual Holiday Open House on November 15, 16, 17! Enjoy holiday festivities including complimentary sweets, savory bites, and drinks, while shopping our exciting new products and curated gift sets. On Friday and Saturday, discover our handcrafted ceramics through demonstrations, factory tours, and artist signings. Explore more below!

Holiday Open House Hours:

Friday November 15: 9:00 am – 7:00 pm

Saturday November 16: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Sunday November 17: 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

 


 Events + Tours


 

Friday 11/15 : Early Access Shopping + Factory Tour

Join us for early access shopping followed by a behind the scenes factory tour. Enjoy coffee and pastries while shopping new releases and one-of-a-kind pieces before the doors open to the general public at 9:00 am. Please note, tickets will be required for entrance and unavailable to purchase at the door.

$20.00

Shopping Starts: 8:00 am

Tour Starts: 8:30 am

Purchase Tickets Here

Friday 11/15 + Saturday 11/16 : Factory Tours

Go behind-the-scenes during Holiday Open House at Rookwood Pottery! Rookwood is dedicated to sharing our longstanding legacy of handcrafting ceramics that are as artistically breathtaking as they are functional. In continuation of this mission, we invite you to explore Rookwood’s 88,000 square foot production facility in the heart of Cincinnati’s historic Over-the-Rhine neighborhood. Celebrate the season of joy at Rookwood’s Holiday Open House!

Free

Various times, please RSVP below!

RSVP Here

Friday 11/15 + Saturday 11/16: Artist Demonstrations

Enjoy live demonstrations throughout Friday and Saturday from Rookwood Artists Lauren Thomeczek and Morgan Willenbrink. See how your favorite pieces are made, from the Emilia Collection to one-of-a-kind hand thrown vases!

Saturday 11/16 : Wine + Cheese Pairing with The Rhined

Enjoy a curated Wine + Cheese Pairing with The Rhined that’s expertly plated on Rookwood’s Emilia Collection. A not-to-be-missed event during our annual Holiday Open House that will provide inspiration for your next holiday gathering. Your ticket reserves a spot in the tour an hour prior to the tasting.

$40.00

11:00 am – 12:00 pm (10:15 am tour reserved spot)

1:00 pm – 2:00 pm (12:00 pm tour reserved spot)

Purchase Tickets Here

*SOLD OUT*  Sunday 11/17 : Holiday Wreath Workshop + Brunch with Una Floral

Join Una Floral as they guide you through making a festive holiday wreath.

Ticket includes all materials necessary to complete your own lush wreath, while enjoying mimosas, a waffle bar from Taste of Belgium and a tasting of artisan spreads from Prospect Jams.

$75

11:30 am – 1:30 pm

Purchase Tickets Here

She's Here!

Fionacorn makes her first in-store appearance during Holiday Open House! Artist Gary Simon will be here Friday 11/15 and Saturday 11/16 signing Fionacorn and more throughout the day.

Artist Signing Schedule 11/15 + 11/16:

10:00 am – 12:00 pm

12:30 pm – 3:00 am

Limited quantities available, so make sure to show up early!

She's Here!

Fionacorn makes her first in-store appearance during Holiday Open House! Artist Gary Simon will be here Friday 11/15 and Saturday 11/16 signing Fionacorn and more throughout the day.

Artist Signing Schedule 11/15 + 11/16:

10:00 am – 12:00 pm

12:30 pm – 3:00 am

Limited quantities available, so make sure to show up early!

Meet the Artists

In addition to Gary Simon, meet Rookwood Artist Allan Nairn on Friday and Saturday and have him sign his new pieces releasing during Holiday Open House. Artist Signing Schedule 11/15 + 11/16: 10:00 am-12:00 pm and 12:30 pm -3:00 pm


Location:

OTR Flagship Store – 1920 Race St. – Cincinnati, OH 45202

513-381-2510