Upcoming Events

Members of the handcrafted soap and cosmetic industry like to get together to talk shop, network and learn new soap and cosmetic making techniques. Soapmaking groups around the country and the world often have "gatherings" of various kinds. Those that have been submitted to the HSMG are listed below.

This list does not include classes held by HSCG Teachers, which can be found on our Find Classes page.

Sunday, April 12, 2015

Soapmakers' Luncheon

San Diego, CA, United States

Whether professional or novice, cold/hot process or melt-and-pour, all soap makers are welcome to attend this free Soapmakers' Luncheon in San Diego, California. This luncheon is intended to motivate soapmakers and to serve as a network for anyone interested in handmade soap and cosmetics. These meetings are free and open to the public, simply pay for whatever you order from Marie Callender's menu. If you make soap, please bring two bars: One to trade with a fellow soap maker and one to give to the wait staff.
Sunday, 2:00 - 4:00 pm
Marie Callender's Restaurant
6950 Alvarado Road
San Diego, CA 92120

For more information, see the Event Website

Saturday, April 18, 2015

2015 HSCG Conference

Indianapolis, IN, United States

The 2015 Conference will be held April 18 - 20, 2015 at the Westin in downtown Indianapolis, IN. In addition to three jam-packed days of sessions, classes and demonstrations, there will be an Exhibitor Hall filled with vendors and suppliers, fantastic food, special events every night, and lots of time to network with old friends and meet new ones.

For more information, see the Event Website

Friday, June 5, 2015

6th Annual Soapmakers Seminar (Texas)

Round Rock, TX, United States

Two day event (June 5-6) held at the Williamson conference Center at the Wingate Hotel in Round Rock, TX.

For more information, see the Event Website

Saturday, July 11, 2015

Florida Soapmaker's Gathering

Maitland, FL, United States

Saturday, Jul 11, 9-5 and Sunday, July 12, 8-12. Soap swap, demos, teachings, goodie bags, door prizes. Continental breakfast and cold lunch on Saturday.

For more information, see the Event Website

Sunday, July 12, 2015

Soapmakers' Luncheon

San Diego, CA, United States

Whether professional or novice, cold/hot process or melt-and-pour, all soap makers are welcome to attend this free Soapmakers' Luncheon in San Diego, California. This luncheon is intended to motivate soapmakers and to serve as a network for anyone interested in handmade soap and cosmetics. These meetings are free and open to the public, simply pay for whatever you order from Marie Callender's menu. If you make soap, please bring two bars: One to trade with a fellow soap maker and one to give to the wait staff.
Sunday, 2:00 - 4:00 pm
Marie Callender's Restaurant
6950 Alvarado Road
San Diego, CA 92120

For more information, see the Event Website

Sunday, October 11, 2015

Soapmakers' Luncheon

San Diego, CA, United States

Whether professional or novice, cold/hot process or melt-and-pour, all soap makers are welcome to attend this free Soapmakers' Luncheon in San Diego, California. This luncheon is intended to motivate soapmakers and to serve as a network for anyone interested in handmade soap and cosmetics. These meetings are free and open to the public, simply pay for whatever you order from Marie Callender's menu. If you make soap, please bring two bars: One to trade with a fellow soap maker and one to give to the wait staff.
Sunday, 2:00 - 4:00 pm
Marie Callender's Restaurant
6950 Alvarado Road
San Diego, CA 92120

For more information, see the Event Website

Saturday, April 16, 2016

Ohio Soapers Gathering

Springfield, OH, United States

18th Annual Gathering! Everyone Welcome! Exciting schedule! For info find us at Ohio Soapers on Facebook. Contact us at OhioSoapers@email.com

For more information, see the Event Website

Ohio Soapers Gathering

Springfield, OH, United States

18th Annual Gathering! Everyone Welcome! Exciting schedule! For info find us at Ohio Soapers on Facebook. Contact us at OhioSoapers@email.com

For more information, see the Event Website