Country Living magazine announced today that the annual Country Living Fair will return to Lebanon taking place on April 22-24 at the James E. Ward Agricultural Center in Lebanon. The Fair is expected to draw more than 20,000 visitors from across the country.
The Country Living Fair brings the magazine’s content to life and gives readers access to a unique shopping experience featuring more than 200 vendors from 25 states, including antiques sellers, food purveyors, artists, furniture makers, crafters, and more. Guests will also have a chance to meet Country Living editors and their special guests, attend cooking, crafting, and DIY demonstrations, book signings, sample locally sourced, artisanal food, and shop the Country Living General Store.
“We’re thrilled to be back in Nashville kicking off the Country Living Fair’s 2016 season,” said editor-in-chief Rachel Hardage Barrett.
Featured vendors include: Farmhouse Frocks (beautiful upcycled clothing), Grandmother’s Buttons (antique button jewelry), FOUNT (handmade leather goods), JBS Mercantile (unique crafting kits), Mary Gregory Studio (country life oil paintings), Raw Materials Vintage (vintage linens and textiles), Scarlett Scales Antiques (Franklin, Tenn. antiques shop), and South Porch Antiques (antique and vintage designs).
Attendees will be able to engage with Country Living at the Fairs by using the hashtag CLFair and share their favorite finds using the hashtag CLFairFinds.
• One-day admission is $13 in advance and $16 at the door; three-day weekend passes are available for $15 in advance and $20 at the door;
• An Early Bird three-day weekend pass is available for $40 and grants early admission at 8:30 a.m. on Friday and Saturday;
• Free admission for children ages 16 and under.
Friday, Saturday and Sunday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; gates open for Early Birds at 8:30 a.m. Friday and Saturday.
Held rain or shine outdoors under tents, the Fair takes place at the James E. Ward Agricultural Center, 945 East Baddour Parkway in Lebanon. Parking is free and plentiful.