COUNTRY LIVING FAIR RETURNS TO RHINEBECK MAY 31-JUNE 2
Country Living magazine announced the annual Country Living Fair will return to Rhinebeck, NY, taking place on May 31-June 2, 2019, at the Dutchess County Fairgrounds. The Fair is expected to draw more than 20,000 visitors from across the country.
The Country Living Fair brings the magazine’s content to life and gives readers access to a unique shopping experience in three special outdoor settings across the country. Each Fair features 200+ vendors from more than 30 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 special guests; attend cooking, crafting, and DIY demonstrations and book signings; sample locally sourced, artisanal food; and participate in Make & Take Workshops.
The Fair will feature local NY vendors, including:
Adams Fairacre Farms (Poughkeepsie, NY; plants, garden decor, garden tools), Hudson Valley Seed Co. (Accord, NY; original-art seed packets, heirloom seeds), Jennifer Hoertz Millinery (Brewster, NY; fine handmade women’s hats), Love Menu Art (New York, NY; vintage menu art, home decor), South Porch Antiques (Spencerport, NY; urban country chic, modern farmhouse and repurposed vintage products), Sundaes Best Hot Fudge Sauce (Greenfield Center, NY; hot fudge sauces), and more.
New to the Fair this year is the City Farmhouse Popup Shop, hosted by Kim and David Leggett of Franklin, TN. The shopping experience offers Fairgoers the opportunity to shop the Leggetts’ signature authentic farmhouse antiques along with their personally selected—new to the Fair—guest vendors. Within the Popup Shop, you’ll find The Cotton Shed (Evansville, IN; farmhouse vintage), Small Town Junk (Hillsboro, OH; antique home decor, furnishings, fashion), Skylark Lifestyle (East Greenbush, NY; farmhouse furniture and finds), Camp David Interiors (Memphis, TN; European furniture, country accessories), and others offering vintage wares that complement the City Farmhouse aesthetic. You’ll find returning Fair favorites too, like Five Corners Antiques (Essex Junction, VT; antique primitive decor), Gathered Comforts (Metropolis, IL; vintage home decor), JBS Mercantile (Mt. Juliet, TN; vintage home decor), Nora Murphy Country House (Newtown, CT; garden and home decor), and more.
There will be a number of special guests at the Rhinebeck Fair, including:
- Annie Sloan, creator of Chalk Paint®
- Holly Williams, singer/songwriter, owner of White’s Mercantile, historic home renovator
- Jackie Greaney & Paul Havel, travel and lifestyle experts
- Mary Randolph Carter, Country Living contributor and author of The Joy of Junk
- Matthew Mead, style guru, lifestyle designer, photographer
- Nancy Fuller, Food Network star and author of Farmhouse Rules
The 2019 Country Living Fair in Rhinebeck is sponsored by Jelly Belly® and is 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 973-808-5015 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, the 2019 Rhinebeck Country Living Fair will have Make & Take Workshops instructed by Fair vendors and presenters, including Annie Sloan, creator of Chalk Paint®, and Charlyne Mattox, Country Living Food & Crafts Director. View the selection of workshops available and for a nominal fee, pre-register to attend one at www.stellashows.com. Hurry, classes are limited.
- One-day admission is $13 in advance and $18 at the door; three-day weekend passes are available for $15 in advance and $25 at the door;
- An Early Bird three-day weekend pass is available for $30 in advance and $40 at the door and grants early admission at 8:30 a.m. on Friday and Saturday;
- Free admission for children ages 16 and under;
- New this year are print-at-home tickets available at: www.stellashows.com
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.
Location: Held rain or shine outdoors, in barns, and under tents, the Fair takes place at the Dutchess County Fairgrounds, 6550 Spring Brook Ave., Rhinebeck, NY. Parking is free and plentiful.
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About Country Living
Country Living is a shelter-lifestyle magazine focusing on a variety of topics including decorating, antiques, cooking, travel, remodeling, and gardening. In addition to its U.S. flagship, Country Living publishes a United Kingdom edition. Country Living is published by Hearst Magazines, a unit of Hearst, a leading global, diversified media, information, and services company. Hearst attracts more readers of monthly magazines than any other publisher. Hearst Magazines’ print and digital assets reach 155 million readers and site visitors each month—two-thirds of all millennials, and over 80% of Gen Z and millennial women in the country (source: 2019 comScore/MRI 11-18/S18). With more than 25 brands in the U.S., the company publishes over 300 editions and 245 websites around the world. Follow Country Living on Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, and Instagram. Country Living’s editorial offices are located in Birmingham, Alabama.
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