Shaker Village to host 25th annual craft fair

Published 9:47 am Thursday, August 4, 2022

Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill will hold its 25th annual Craft Fair on the weekend of August 6-7. As one of Kentucky’s premier craft events, the Shaker Village Craft Fair attracts the elite among regional artisans as well as up-and-coming new  artists.

Each day from 10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. visitors can shop for Shaker reproductions and an  assortment of handcrafted items including pottery, jewelry, glassware, woven rugs, needle  craft, basketry, leather goods, floral design and more.

The fair runs through the heart of the Village along the historic turnpike and features more than 70 vendor booths. Guests can stop by the Shaker Village Bar to grab a cool drink or craft  cocktail and pick up lunch or snacks from various food trucks. Live music performances will be showcased throughout the day. Other activities include special demonstrations, exhibits,  hayrides and giveaways.

General Admission is discounted for the Craft Fair at $10 for ages 13 and above, $5 for ages 6- 12, and free for children five and under and all Annual Passholders. Admission includes entrance into the Craft Fair and access to all Daily Adventures at Shaker Village.

Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill in Harrodsburg is located just 40 minutes away from Lexington,  and 80 minutes outside of Louisville. To plan your visit to Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill, or to  learn more, visit shakervillageky.org or call 859.734.5411.