The historic village of Boiling Springs, PA will again be the scene Saturday, June 3, 2017, of the 31st Foundry Day Arts & Crafts Festival. The juried arts & crafts festival is held the first Saturday of June each year in this quaint Cumberland Valley site by the Appalachian Trail.
The juried festival will feature the original works of 100 fine artists and craftsmen of the Pennsylvania Guild of Craftsmen as well as professional artists and craftsmen from throughout the country.
The event, running from 9:00am to 4:00pm, rain or shine, takes over the streets surrounding the picturesque Children’s Lake, spanning from the Memorial Clock Tower to the walking bridge.
Admission is Free.
Free shuttles will be available from the Boiling Springs High School to the festival site. Handicapped parking is available.
The outstanding juried art and fine craft festival includes fine art, pottery, furniture, fiber, jewelry, wheat weaving, handmade brooms, decorative painting, leather, enameling, woodworking, glass, doll sculpture, photography, and ironware.
The Appalachian Trail Conservancy and Trout Unlimited will also be a part of the festival, supplying educational and visitor information.
Entertainment will be ongoing during the festival including various activities for children. A variety menu of food and drink will be available by local organizations and commercial vendors.