Sierra Nevada Arts and Crafts Festival (Labor Day Weekend)

September 3-4, 2022 | 10am-5pm
Bristol's Cafe Parking Lot, Arnold

The 50th Annual Sierra Nevada Arts and Crafts Labor Day Festival is held in the center of downtown Arnold, a mountain resort town on the road to Bear Valley Ski Resort on Highway 4, among the pines and redwoods, on the grounds of Bristol’s Ranch House Café’. The Labor Day weekend festival will feature high-quality, hand-crafted artisans, specialty food and antiques that will make this a memorable event for many years to come! Enjoy the crisp mountain air as you walk among the booths and try the specialty food while enjoying the wonderful mountain environment.

The Event's Cuisine

Ranchview Jerky

Out of Carson City, Nevada, we are proud to offer Gourmet Brisket Beef Jerky of the highest quality. Ranchview Jerky is created using premium Brisket. All of our Beef Jerky is made with no added preservatives or MSG, no nitrates, no fillers and no bind …

Natures Candy Company

Gourmet Nuts and Dried Fruits, most of which are grown on our family farm in Turlock, CA.   Using fresh nuts and natural ingredients,  we strive to provide you with a better way to snack.

The Event's Artists

Sew Rodriguez

Coin purses/pouches, make up bags, key chains, Wreaths

Stumpwater Pottery

Wheel thrown and hand made porcelain and stoneware pottery that is both beautiful and functional. The pottery is handmade and high fired in the California Sierra. Come to one of several festivals and meet the artist and take home a piece that can be en …

Heller Enterprises

placemats, potholders, plastic bag holders, paperback book covers, gift bags, coasters, tortilla warmers/potato bags, cork wreaths, stuffed pumpkins (seasonal), xmas wreaths and tree skirts (seasonal)

LEEBA

Dana Spanierman’s passion for creation began as a child. Designing for women has always been in her family. Growing up on the east coast, her grandmother owned a women’s clothing store, LEEBA, or “loved one.” In 2014, Dana founded LEEBA to honor her gr …

Katizzi

We design and create original jewelry that combines beautiful natural woods, and handmade lampwork beads. We have recently partnered with One Tree Planted to donate a tree for every set of wood earrings that we sell. We have also partnered with Sa …

By Natures Designs

Polished rocks, seaglass/abalone/rock jewelry. Seaglass sun catchers, pet rocks, bolo ties, earrings, necklaces

Bob’s Woodworks

Handcrafted wildlife wooden clocks and trees.

Madee’s

Madee’s was founded in 2017 by teenage sisters, Abbi & Madee. Madee woke up sick at the age of 10. She was diagnosed with POTS aka Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome, Mast Cell Activation, Ehlers-Danlos and Dysautonomia. There currently is n …

john chappell design

    John Chappell Design About the Artist                     Upon graduating with a degree in Zoology from U.C. Davis, John moved to the Mont …

DIA DE LOS TODOS

My apparel brand  is a mashup of  the Day of the Dead with local sports themes with all the designs created by John Hersey

A Touch of Glass

Lilly utilizes an array of techniques to create her colorful glass art. From building a back ground scene by pouring crushed glass in layers into a glass frame, to layering one color or many different colors on top of each other to create a bright and …

Cool Pottery

POTTERY- Hand thrown functional pottery with home made food safe glazes.

Highway One Station

Premium Hemp CBD products for people and pets.

Shades of Jade

Hand-crafted jewelry and carvings using semi-precious stones and nephrite jade from California, Wyoming and Canada.  As avid jade hunters, our enthusiasm for the stone further blossomed into carving and jewelry design.  Inspired by nature and …

gneiss wood

Gneiss Wood take piece of drift wood found from all over the San Francisco Bay and burn engravings into them. We engrave words, images and poetry. Our work is inspired by things that open the heart–nature, poetry, mindfulness, and love.

Evan’s Unique Pens

Fine Hand Crafted Wooden Writing Instruments and Other Items

Cutco

We are not a public company, but Cutco has been manufacturing super high quality things for the kitchen including Cutlery, cookware, flatware and accessories since 1949.  We are very excited to be a part of this event! Cutco Cutlery is the market …

After The Gold Rush

Handcrafted jewelry for over 40 years ~ All natural gemstones, pearls, & crystal necklaces, bracelets, earrings and anklets.  We make many of  our own Sterling Silver pendants from vintage, re-cycled pieces, then re-purpose those into ‘up …

Second City Arts

Second City Arts is a mixed media booth designed to be interesting to the whole family.  We make night lights out of wood and stone, have meteorites (!) both as individual pieces or crafted into items, and the best coasters in the world!  The …

MTK Metal Art

Amazing Custom Metal Art

Hatch Iron Works

Iron works for yard

Dan Colwell

I really enjoy barbecuing, I had so many bbq tools I had to gather just to get ready to bbq.  My bbq tool makes it so much easier, I grab it and I’m ready to go.

Fractured Art Co.

CUSTOM AND PREMADE FRACTAL BURNED WOOD ART.

HarvJan’s Crafts

intarsia [in-tahr-see-uh]: An art or technique of decorating a surface with inlaid patterns, esp. of wood mosaic, developed during the Renaissance. Intarsia is the making of decorative and pictorial mosaics by laying precious, exotic and domestic woods …

Canvas Prints by Jerome

Canvas prints of wonderful nature scenes

Bill Bloom Arts

Ceramic artist Bill Bloom creates original Raku and Cone 5 sculptural work.  Each unique piece is individually slab-built, textured, and richly glazed.  His mystical designs are composed of imagery inspired by mythic, nature, sacred geometry, shamanic, …

Sassy Succulent Designs

Living succulent wreaths and displays including air plants and orchids

Ken Mayer Photography

Ken Mayer is a photographer living in Sonora.  He has been a member of Professional Photographers of America since 2014.  His work can be seen on several mediums such as; web site, paper, metal and canvas.  Known for his landscape and se …

Vendor Information

The 50th Annual Sierra Nevada Art’s and Craft’s Festival ( Labor Day  weekend) is held in the center of downtown Arnold, a mountain resort town on the road to Bear Valley Ski Resort on Highway 4, among the pines and redwoods, on the grounds of Bristol’s Ranch House Café’. The Festival is open to all craftspeople, artists, antique dealers, and some commercial, and all types of food booths .

Booth fees are $250 for a 10 by 10 (NO Commission)

All food vendors – pre-packaged as
well as prepared foods now have to get a Calaveras County Health Dptm. permit – $92 for a single event; $95 for an annual permit.

Antique dealers please email  for pricing