Vermont Woodworking & Forest Festival returns to Woodstock’s Billings Farm
& Museum this September!
Vermont-Calling all lovers of farms, forests, and fine woodworking! This fall,
one event celebrates those great aspects of Vermont. The Vermont
Woodworking & Forest Festival will be held on Saturday & Sunday,
September 23-24, 2017 in Woodstock, Vermont at the Billings Farm & Museum
and the Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historical Park from 10am to 5pm
each day! The Vermont Wood Manufacturers Association has held this event for
the past 14 years and has once again been named a Top TEN FALL EVENT from the
Vermont Chamber of Commerce!
The farm and park
are directly across the street from each other so visitors can park for free at
Billings Farm and enjoy both events easily! Visit with more than 20 artisan
vendors and woodworking demonstrators who will be in the Visitor Center, barn,
and on the farm lawn. Vermont wooden furniture, utensils, jewelry, bowls,
cutting boards, home & kitchen accessories & other woodenware,
toys, cabinetry, flooring, wildlife carvings, bowls, and all other products
made of wood will be for sale. The event has been held in historic Woodstock
for the past 13 years and is a quintessential Vermont town that attracts
visitors from around the globe being easily accessible from the interstates and
part of the Crossroads of Vermont Scenic Byway. As our hosts and partners, the
farm and park provide the perfect Vermont experience for visitors from all over
backdrop of the Farm along with live music by local musician Mike Kelley, and
locally sourced food from Mach’s Wood Fired Pizza and Back Road BBQ, provides a
perfect accompaniment for shopping or watching live turning demonstrations
outdoors. Meet the draft horses, sheep, jersey cows and chickens as you
discover more about Vermont’s farming and forest heritage. Billings Farm, as
always, will have their cheese for sale in their gift shop. Just across the
street, visitors can enjoy horse-drawn wagon rides, forest walks, additional
woodworking demonstrations, make your own woodcrafting, and other family
activities at Vermont's only National Park.
include well known wood artisans from around our state, like Andrew Pearce
Bowls, ClearLake Furniture, Rockledge Farm Woodworks, Copeland Furniture, T.
Breeze Verdant Jewelry, Kettler Woodworks, Green Mountain Woodturning,
Birds in Wood, Art Wolff, Wildlife Sculpting, Maple Landmark Woodcraft, Vermont
Farm Table, Vermont Tree Goods, Pompanoosuc Mills, and others. Please check out
www.vermontwoodfestival.org or call 802-747-7900,
email firstname.lastname@example.org for most information about
admission, parking, and activities planned. Admission ranges from free (under
3) to $14 (adults). Free parking available on site.