635 S Broadway
Tarrytown, NY 10591
Fall Crafts at Lyndhurst returns on September 16, 17, 18, 2016 showcasing items you just can’t find at the mall! This semiannual curated shopping event is located in the beautiful Hudson Valley, along the banks of the inspiringly beautiful Hudson River, which National Geographic, Fodor’s and Time Magazine have all recently named one of the “Top Places to Visit” in the world.
Fall Crafts at Lyndhurst is a celebration of all things handmade for the whole family and features over 275 modern American makers, artists, designers and craftspeople from across the country. These exceptional indie artists infuse each of their pieces with a distinctive creative vision. Festivalgoers can meet these talented emerging and seasoned artists who will be selling their exciting contemporary creations at Westchester County’s most beloved arts event and favorite shopping experience. Truly a destination event not to miss!
The show includes one-of-a-kind and limited edition designs in every material imaginable. Find earrings made of sterling silver and stingray; handbags made from wood; scarves made of bamboo; necklaces made of meteorites; pens made of money; and bowls that look like cantaloupes, alongside contemporary craft pottery, wood furniture, handwoven fashions, bronze and steel sculpture, blown glass objects and more. Visitors should also plan to visit the gourmet food and specialties section to fully experience hand-crafted delights.
Fall Crafts at Lyndhurst will also have many creative activities and interactive art experiences. Visitors will have the chance to make their own Shibumi silk scarves with Patricia Disantis; dance to live music by Billboard chart toppers The Lindsey Webster Band; watch and participate in craft demonstrations by potter Scott Martin and wood turner Don Hart; enjoy a smorgasbord of tantalizing foods for lunch (including delicious vegan, vegetarian and gluten free options); wander around the Sculpture Garden; play a new instrument in the interactive musical experience, sample and bring home yummy sweet or savory gourmet specialty foods and beverages; and entertain the kids with a variety of children’s activities including face painting, storytelling, balloon animals, stilt walkers and more! And don’t forget to take a tour of the incredible Gothic Lyndhurst mansion! Tours are discounted with admission to Fall Crafts at Lyndhurst.
For more than 30 years hundreds of thousands of people have enjoyed this semiannual cultural phenomenon that has become one of the most beloved arts festivals in the United States. Crafts at Lyndhurst has raised almost four million dollars for the National Trust for Historic Preservation, and has helped sustain the careers of thousands of artists from across the country.
Check out what all of the fuss is about on September 16, 17, 18, 2016. A weekend pass is $12; seniors (62+) are $11; children 6 – 16 are $4 and children under 6 are free. Show hours are Friday, 10am-5pm; Saturday, 10am-6pm; Sunday 10am-5pm. For more information, discount coupons, group rates and travel directions visit www.artrider.com or call 845-331-7900. Crafts at Lyndhurst is held at 635 South Broadway in Tarrytown, New York, is under tents and is a rain or shine event. Pets are allowed on the Lyndhurst property but not inside the festival site.