January 30, 2017 in Editorials
Country Living magazine has announced the dates and locations for the 2017 Country Living Fair season. The Country Living Fair will kick-off in Nashville, Tenn., on April 21-23, 2017 with additional Fairs to follow in Rhinebeck, N.Y. (June 2-4), and Columbus, Ohio (Sept. 15-17). The Fair will finish up in Atlanta, Ga., on Oct. 27-29.
The Country Living Fair brings the magazine’s content to life and gives readers access to a unique shopping experience in four special outdoor settings across the country. Each Fair features 200+ vendors from more than 25 states, and is expected to draw more than 20,000 visitors from across the country. Vendors include: antiques sellers, food purveyors, artists, furniture makers, crafters, and more. Guests will also have a chance to meet Country Living editors and their special guests, attend cooking, crafting, and DIY demonstrations, book signings, sample locally-sourced, artisanal food, and shop the Country Living General Store.
Fair schedule and dates are as follows:
Country Living Fair Nashville
April 21, 22 & 23, 2017
Wilson County Expo & Ag Center, Lebanon, TN
Location: Wilson County Expo & Ag Center, 945 E Baddour Pkwy, Lebanon, TN 37087. Parking is free and plentiful.
Country Living Fair Rhinebeck
June 2, 3 & 4, 2017
Dutchess County Fairgrounds, Rhinebeck, NY
Location: Dutchess County Fairgrounds, 6550 Spring Brook Ave, Rhinebeck, NY 12572. Parking is free and plentiful.
Country Living Fair Columbus
September 15, 16 & 17, 2017
Ohio Village, Columbus, OH
Location: Ohio Village, 800 East 17th Ave, Columbus, OH 43211. Usual parking fees apply.
Country Living Fair Atlanta
October 27, 28 & 29, 2017
Stone Mountain Park, Atlanta, GA
Location: Event Meadow on the grounds of Stone Mountain Park, a scenic recreation area 16 miles east of downtown Atlanta [Exit 8 off of U.S. Highway 78]. Regular parking fees apply daily.
The 2017 Country Living Fairs are produced by Stella Show Management Company. For tickets and additional information, including a list of vendors and discounted hotel rates, contact Stella Show Management Co. at 1-866-500-FAIR or www.stellashows.com. For additional details, visit www.countryliving.com/fair. Attendees will be able to engage with Country Living at the Fairs by using the hashtag #CLFair and share their favorite finds using the hashtag #CLFairFinds.
Additionally, new for the 2017 Country Living Fairs are Make-and-Take Workshops, sponsored by Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores. The Fair is teaming up with inspirational makers with Jo-Ann to create a curated selection of workshops at each Fair this year. Attendees can pre-register and choose from a wide breadth of Make-and-Take workshops for a nominal fee, and take home a treasure they’ve only dreamed of making! The workshops will help to spur creativity and teach attendees how they can turn inspiration to reality. Stay tuned to stellashows.com for details and registration information as it becomes available.
Tickets on sale now:
One-day admission is $13 in advance and $16 at the door; three-day weekend passes are available for $15 in advance and $20 at the door;
An Early Bird three-day weekend pass is available for $40 and grants early admission at 8:30 a.m. on Friday and Saturday;
Free admission for children ages 16 and under.
Hours: Friday, Saturday & Sunday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; gates open for Early Bird ticket holders at 8:30 a.m. Friday & Saturday.
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