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33rd annual Laudholm Nature Crafts Festival

Saturday, September 12, 2020 – Sunday, September 13, 2020, 10:00am – 4:00pm Save to Calendar

A favorite with craftspeople and those who love their work, this prestigious show fits more than 120 displays in a historic seaside setting.


Not Required

To ease traffic congestion, we collect admission after you park.


  • Members: $5
  • Non-Members: $10


Laudholm Campus

This event is handicap accessible
Roger and Sue Bisaillon and their clay products at the 2015 Laudholm Nature Crafts Festival
Roger and Sue Bisaillon and their clay products at the 2015 Laudholm Nature Crafts Festival

The Laudholm Nature Crafts Festival is held in Wells, Maine, every September on the weekend after Labor Day. This juried festival attracts many of New England's finest craftspeople and thousands of shoppers. Music and food round out the 2-day event.

This Year

We are considering our options for the 2020 event. The application window is closed. Jurying is slightly delayed. Please bear with us.

  • 120+ Master Artisans
  • Thousands of One-of-a-Kind Gift Items
  • Incomparable Seaside Setting
  • More than $8,000 in Raffle Prizes

Attending the Crafts Festival

Please plan ahead: Traffic is usually heavy on Saturday morning; Sunday is quieter. The Wells Reserve at Laudholm is a smoke-free facility. Pets are not allowed on the site. To cut down on plastic bags, consider bringing a tote.

Get DirectionsMore on our BlogPhotos from Previous Shows


The Laudholm Nature Crafts Festival is the single most important event on our fundraising calendar. Please call 207-646-4521 ext 144 to sponsor the 2020 event.

2020 Sponsors

Help Promote the Event

Every little bit helps! We will update this section with links when materials are ready.

  • Say you're interested on Facebook
  • Print and post a flyer
  • Need flyers for local bulletin boards? Give us a call: 207-646-4521 ext 114
  • Email a JPG of the flyer
  • Remind your friends: "wells reserve dot org slash crafts"

2020 Exhibitors

Exhibitors for our 33rd annual event will be announced in July.


Jazz guitarist Adam Yeager, who performs with Blue Fuse, will soothe and inspire on both Saturday and Sunday

Artisans & Craftspeople:

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