Holiday Craft Faire 2023

Sunday, Dec 10


<< No reservations required. Please RSVP to the Facebook event!

Had enough of box stores and online shopping? The Ashokan Center’s 2nd annual Holiday Craft Faire is the answer. Our performance hall will be transformed to showcase an incredible assortment of locally made crafts. Our wonderful elves (staff) will be ready to help you in the Tin Shop (make an ornament), Broom Shop (make a wood-handled sorghum broom), Blacksmith Shop (make a fire poker, heart-shaped trivet, or plant hanger), and Discovery Room (make a natural holiday wreath.)

Plus a family photo booth in the Ashokan sleigh, live holiday musical offerings, and an array of tasty food for sale.

10am-2pm: Shop, Eat, Make, and Be Merry! 

Make old-timey gifts by hand in our Tin, Broom, and Blacksmith Shops*
Make a natural wreath with Molly Mason*
Rustic photo booth with in our newly restored sleigh*
Easier activities like bookmark-making, felted soaps DIY the lobby
Winter clothing drive requesting gently used hats, coats, gloves, and boots
Delicious hot food and beverages for sale and jolly seasonal music

* We recommend arriving early to sign up for these hands-on activities

No cost to attend. All craft and food sales benefit the Ashokan Center.


Please bring coats, hats, boots, gloves to donate for our winter clothing drive! Many school kids who come to our field trips are underprepared. Thanks for helping us help them!

Interested in vending? Please apply here!

Want to volunteer? Email

No dogs are allowed on site. 

Event proceeds support The Ashokan Center’s ongoing work to inspire learning and build community through shared experiences in nature, history, music, and art. Learn more: Educational Field Trips • Music & Dance Camps • Weddings & Retreats


CALL 845-657-8333 x3