COUNTRY LIVING FAIR RETURNS TO COLUMBUS SEPTEMBER 13-15
Country Living magazine announced that the annual Country Living Fair will return to Columbus, Ohio, taking place September 13-15, 2019, at Ohio Village. 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+ curated vendors and makers 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 OH vendors, including:
Farmhouse Frocks (Amish Country, OH, Amish-made clothing for all sizes designed by mother-daughter team), FOUNT (Cleveland, OH; luxury leather bags and accessories), Green Bubble Gorgeous (Delta, OH, handcrafted luxury bath and body goods), Hites Heirloom Pumpkin Farm (Kenton, OH; heirloom pumpkins, gourds, country antiques, furniture), La Bonne Vie Designs (Mentor, OH; market bags, statement jewelry, ornaments), Miss Parolee’s Pies (Springfield, OH; cobbler), Oceanne (Cleveland, OH; modern handmade jewelry), and more.
There will also be many Fair favorites coming from afar, including: Findings@SummerHouse (Point Pleasant Beach, NJ, jewelry made from vintage finds), JBS Mercantile (Mt. Juliet, TN, vintage home decor), juNxtaposition (Pittsburgh, PA; eco-luxury jewelry, bohemian clothing and accessories), Rough and Tumble Vintage (Schuylkill Haven, PA, handmade eco-friendly one-of-a-kind clothing), South Porch Antiques (Spencerport, NY, antique and vintage designs), 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 Baker Nest, Small Town Junk, Barnhouse Vintage Market, Camp David Interiors, The Cotton Shed, Urban Farmhouse, and others offering vintage wares that complement the City Farmhouse aesthetic.
There will be a number of special guests at the Columbus Fair, including:
- Annie Sloan, creator of Chalk Paint®
- Nancy Fuller, Food Network star, author of Farmhouse Rules
- Junk Gypsies, purveyors of the world’s finest junk, authors of Junk Gypsy
- Kimberly Schlapman, Little Big Town vocalist, author of Oh Gussie!
- Katie Baker, Barn Quilt creator, antiques enthusiast
The 2019 Country Living Fair in Columbus 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 Columbus 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, the Fair takes place at the Ohio Village, 800 East 17th Ave, Columbus, OH 43211. Usual parking fees apply.
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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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