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Mad River Valley Craft Fair Labor Day Weekend

Cows grazing

49th Annual Mad River Craft Fair:

Come to Kenyon’s Field in Waitsfield, Saturday & Sunday, August 31 and September 1, 10 am – 5 pm, rain or shine. 110 juried artists, four bands, delicious food court (including craft cocktails and local beer), and door prizes! A great day to browse handmade items and meet the artists.  You will find a wide variety of high quality crafts. This annual event is a highlight of the Labor Day weekend. It is just about 15 minutes drive from the B&B. Click on the photo for more details.

Smart Phone Photography Workshops:

11 am & 3 pm both days. Take your mobile photography to the next level! Elena Kendall-Aranda, an award-winning photographer, focuses on lighting, settings, perspective and editing techniques! Free, just bring your phone.

Weaving Demos:

Mary Anderson of Loominations of Vermont weaves on a four-harness floor loom throughout the weekend. Lawson's Finest Liquids TaproomIf you have a half hour and pay a small fee you can weave your own dish cloth with her help. To find out more or sign up ahead: You can also sign up at the show.

Other weekend highlights:

Of course you can stop in at the Waitsfield Farmers’ Market on Saturday morning on your way there, and maybe enjoy a brew at the beautiful new Lawson’s Finest Liquids Tap Room on your way back!


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