Why not start October off with the Crafts of Rhinebeck Fall Festival in Rhinebeck NY. This craft fair began 24 years ago. However the history leading up to that point was a bit more colorful according to information on the Dutchess County Fairground site.
Vendors come from all over the Northeast to participate in this event; and there is a wide variety of wares available.
Here are the major categories available.
Ceramics Chocolates Fiber Fine Art Glass Jewelry Leather Metal mixed medium Photography Wood Specialty Products and Gourmet Food Wineries
Location Dutchess County Fairground - Route 9 Rhinebeck NY 12572
Date & Time October 1-2, 2011 10AM-5PM
Cost $7 put free to under 12 year of age
So I hope you will have fun at the Crafts of Rhinebeck Fall Festival in Rhinebeck this weekend.