The Merwinsville Hotel Restoration in Gaylordsville will open its annual arts and fine crafts show Oct. 11 with a reception with the artists from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.

The reception will feature hors d'oeuvres, beverages and desserts, and music by Danny D.

The hotel is celebrating its 170th anniversary this year. The show, which will be open Oct. 12-14 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., will feature artwork, photography, jewelry and fine crafts.

Admission to the reception is $20 through PayPal by visiting www.merwinsvillehotel.org and $25 at the door. Admission for hotel members is $20.

Admission to the show at the hotel at 1 Brown's Forge Road Oct. 12-14 is $1.

For information, visit www.merwinsvillehotel.org or call 860-350-4443.