Fall Festival Turns 45 Years Old

Aug 6th, 2014 | By | Category: Sugar Loaf, Sugar Loaf BLOG

Sugar Loaf Fall Festival ArtRain or shine, the Sugar Loaf Fall Festival will celebrate its 45th year on October 11, 12, 13, from 10:00am to 6:00pm. It is the perfect place to spend the weekend watching the leaves turn colors, getting a breath of fresh cool air, and enjoying the festival filled with dozens of visiting crafters from the tri-state region.

Radio station, WPDH invites you to the New American Oktoberfest as part of the 45th annual Sugar Loaf fall festival this Saturday, October 11th in Sugar Loaf NY on the grounds of the Sugar Loaf Performing Arts Center. This Oktoberfest features American craft beers and Hudson Valley Food in the heart of Sugar Loaf. Event is Noon-6pm. Brooklyn Brewery will be pouring our own Oktoberfest and food will be available courtesy of Billy Joe’s Ribworks. There will be plenty of live music including Connor Kennedy fresh off of this year’s Mountain Jam festival. Admission is free! Hope to see you all there.

There will be food vendors of various kinds and a whole line up of live music in the garden. The Entertainment schedule will include a range of styles such as blues, classic rock, folk and more. Many bands are local and many write their own songs. You will have a taste of some of the best local musical talent in Hudson Valley.

Fall Fest St 2010The hamlet of Sugar Loaf is a community of creative craftspeople, artists and specialty shops nestled under Sugar Loaf Mountain in picturesque Warwick Valley, Orange County, New York. Surrounded by apple orchards and horse farms, it has had a distinguished reputation as a crafts community for over 250 years. Today, Sugar Loaf remains true to its heritage as the year round home of many independent business men and women. Many of these artisans live and work in the original barns and buildings that date back as early as the 1700’s.

Sugar Loaf has an outstanding selection of handmade art, crafts and gifts. There are many unique shops offering you a broad range of goods from paintings, photography, stained glass, handmade soaps, pottery, jewelry, woodworks, leather, candles, crystals, gemstones, floral arrangements, herbs and teas; even a little practical magic if you dare In Sugar Loaf, you’ll find craftsmanship, uniqueness, and variety that cannot be found elsewhere.

FacepaintedYou’ll find everything within easy walking distance. Spend the day strolling through our wonderful collection of shops while enjoying all the festivities. When your hunger beckons stop at the well known established Barnsider Restaurant or the award winning Cancun Inn Mexican Restaurant. Marie’s Deli offers you a delicious sandwiches and a variety things from the grill. Laura’s Sweets will be the perfect dessert or snack. You can also visit one of the food vendors for a rejuvenating quick meal or a refreshing drink.

Our visiting vendors will have treats like kettle corn, sausage and pepper, roast beef sandwiches, ice cream, local honey and much, much more. There will be fun for the kids with a kid zone. For more information, call 845-469-9181. Travel from NYC is about one hour from the GW Bridge.

Come visit Orange County’s oldest crafts hamlet.
This FREE event is open to all.

Please click here for Sugar Loaf’s official 2014 Fall Festival Vendor Guidelines.

Please click here for Sugar Loaf’s 2014 Fall Festival Vendor Application Form.


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