Organizing and executing a show the size and scope of the Bellefonte Arts & Crafts Fair takes all year under the best circumstances. As you may expect, most of the arrangements happen in the final months. Unfortunately, COVID-19 happened and the impact to the planning is unprecedented. It is not possible to make the many… Read More 2020 BACF Cancelled, 2021 Planning Underway
Preparations are underway for our 37th annual Bellefonte Arts & Crafts Fair held on the streets of downtown historic Bellefonte on July 31st and August 1st 2020. Committee members, along with many community volunteers ask that you support this event by becoming a financial sponsor. People from near and far come to downtown and surrounding… Read More Become a Sponsor!
Best New Artist – Alex Ramos (www.alexramosstudio.com) Alex Ramos is a painter specializing in realist and photo realist depictions of landscapes, buildings, and still life. He uses acrylic paints on canvas and paper, using small brushes to execute lifelike depictions of places and items in the artist’s encounters. Alex draws especially from the places he… Read More And the 2018 Winners Are…
SATURDAY, AUGUST 11, 2018, 8:30AM Talleyrand Park, Downtown Bellefonte Created by Jeremy’s friends and family, Herbie’s Home “TOWN LOOP” (HHL) was originally a community run/walk and bike ride event put on in memory of Jeremy…to remember him, to honor him, and to give something back to the community who gave so much to them. This year will… Read More Herbie’s Home “Town Loop” 2018
CHILDREN’S ACTIVITIES Children and youth will certainly enjoy the FREE activities planned during the 2018 Arts & Crafts Fair. All children’s activities are on the courthouse lawn. Arts & Crafts Activities on the Courthouse Lawn: Friday & Saturday 10 am – 1 pm Ocean Theme: scratch art turtles, sand art, noodle coral reefs, crab headbands,… Read More Especially for the Kids!
Best New Artist Craig Peterson, Artwork on the Run, Indiana, PA Best Returning Artist Elizabeth Jabco, Cady’s Sweet Boutique, Pleasant Gap, PA Best in Show Yvonne Mardis, Pottery by Bonny, Lock Haven, PA Committee’s Choice Art Heim, Heimworks, State College, PA
The line up is complete! Preview the entertainment schedule here: Friday Gazebo: 10:30 – 11:30 Papa and Picker 12:00 – 1:00 JT Blues, John Thompson 1:30 – 2:30 Matt & Sky Acoustic Duo 3:00 – 4:00 Curtin Street Quartet 4:30 – 5:30 Bluegrass Redemption Main Stage Friday… Read More 2016 Entertainment Announced
2015 Award Winners: Best Returning Artist – Tammy DeCastro, Eleanor Grace Designs, Bellefonte, PA Best New Artist – Jerry Cole, Huddleston, VA Committee’s Choice – Karen Acciani, Tassels by Sew Karen, Harleysville, PA Best in Show – Cliff Rigby, Rigby – Troy, PA Our congratulations to all of the award winners for their fine work… Read More And the 2015 winners are…