The festival is always a full day of fun and excitement for the entire family loaded with great local artisans and crafters, Blue Ridge Model A's and Car Cruise In featuring classic cars & street rods, a children's area, & craft demonstrators.

Crafters

Entertainment Area & Schedule

Businesses & Non-Profits

Children's Area

Car Cruise-In 

Open Jam with the Happy Hallows String Band 

Heritage Trade and Skills Demonstrations

  • Basket Maker/Weaver - Peggy Linkous, Blacksburg, VA

  • Basket Maker/Weaver - Susan Frank, Christiansburg, VA

  • Blacksmith - Adam Mount

  • Blacksmith - Josh Langfitt, Blacksburg, VA

  • Broom Maker, Jerry Veneziano

  • Bullet Maker - Melvin Lester

  • Corn Shuck Chair Bottoms - Claudia Young Mullins, Blacksburg, VA

  • Fur, Feather, & Scales - Phillip & Dr. Kerri Cooper-Bailey, Christiansburg, VA

  • Handcrafted Leather - Henry Bryant, Elliston, VA

  • Handmade Tables and Chairs - Sam Linkous, Blacksburg, VA

  • Hand Spun and Dyed Yarn/Wool - Lochlania Tobey, Christiansburg, VA

  • Millstone Preservationist - Jimmy Price, Prices Fork, VA

  • Quilter - Pam Puckett Frazier, Meadows of Dan, VA

  • Wood Bowls and Pens - Glenn Buss,  Blacksburg, VA

  • Wood Turning - Morris Schlesinger, Hillsville, VA

2017 Kiwanis Wilderness Trail Festival

 

Festival Activities