Bennington Vermont Crafts FestivalPosted on: May 28th, 2010 by Patti Eddington
Bennington Mayfest 2010 – 25th Anniversary - Bennington Vermont
Planning a Vermont getaway. Join us for Mayfest, Vermont’s largest juried arts & crafts festival to be held in downtown Bennington Vermont on Saturday May 29, 2010. Artisans and specialty food vendors come from all over to participate in Vermont’s premiere spring kickoff event. Mayfest takes place on the Saturday of Memorial Day weekend every year. Mayfest artisans or their family members create and design all wares sold. In 2009 over 12,000 people attended.
The recent addition of over 10 live entertainment venues took the event to a new level adding excitement and turning Mayfest into a day-long event.
In downtown Bennington Vermont, Main Street becomes a pedestrian only thoroughfare for Mayfest; the street will be filled with fantastic artisans and entertainers.
Mayfest plays host to some of the finest jewelers, potters and art displays that can be seen anywhere in New England. In addition to quality crafters you will find many of the area’s fine non-profit organizations.
Escape to Vermont and enjoy Mayfest in Downtown Bennington in 2010 or 2011. Bed and breakfast getaway packages available.