About the Fair
Shop the Fair online, and support Community Theater!
The non-profit Valley Players community theater group purchased the highly successful Craft Fair in 1989, after the fair had been owned privately for 19 years. Staffed by a professional market manager and numerous volunteers, the fair provides support to maintain the Valley Players Theater on Main Street in Waitsfield. The group has been promoting cultural activities in the Mad River Valley for forty years, including production of plays and musicals, education in theatrical arts, and concerts and comedy shows.
For the first time EVER in the 50 year history of the fair, an outdoor venue is not possible, due to COVID-19 state restrictions. Instead, an Online Fair will be available starting Sept. 5 through Oct. 12, featuring many of the amazing artists shoppers have come to know and love.
The outdoor Craft Fair plans to be back on Labor Day Weekend, 2021, with special 50th anniversary events and all the features usually offered, such as: