The 8th annual New Ulm Women’s Expo and Craft Fair takes place Saturday at Jefferson Elementary in New Ulm. Co-Organizer Betty Uehling says the event has grown alot since it’s inaugural year, and now has over 90 vendors. The Women’s Expo runs from 9am to 2pm Saturday at Jefferson Elementary. Vendors include home businesses, specialty items, crafts, books, and much more. Admission is free, and food will be on hand as well. The event is part of the New Ulm Shopping Opener, which includes holiday open houses at New Ulm specialty shops, a food expo at the New Ulm Community Center, citywide craft shows, and more. Information can be found at www.shoppingnewulm.com.