Berea plans festival

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The Berea Craft Festival has become one of the most anticipated and celebrated craft events in the Southeastern United States. The Festival, ranked 57th in the nation by Sunshine Artist Magazine, will celebrate its 32nd anniversary July 12-14, at Indian Fort Theatre in Berea.

More than 120 artists from 15 different states will round out this years’ full house.

This year there will be record number of educational demonstrations including, broom-making, vegetable yarn-dyeing, blacksmithing, chair making, pottery and jewelry. There will also be a booth for children to explore their own creativity.

Berea Festival Dancers will also be there to share traditional dances from all over the world.

Gates open at 10 a.m. daily and close at 6 p.m. Admission is $6 for adults, $5 for seniors and children under 12 are free. There is plenty of free parking.

For more information, visit www.bereacraftfestival.com or call 859-986-1585.