76th Waterford Fair "UNMASKED & From the Safety of Your Home"

event Oct 01 6:00 pm - Oct 04 5:00 pm
(GMT-04:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
label Virtual
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Hosted by Waterford Foundation
Tickets Sponsors Participants

HOMES TOUR INTERACTIVE MAP
HOMES TOUR INTERACTIVE MAP
Check out the 2020 Fair Homes Tour: Looking back at Waterford's Commercial Past
Waterford Craft School WORKSHOPS
Waterford Craft School WORKSHOPS
Invite your friends and family to join you in a fun & creative virtual experience . . . separate but together! Materials kits are delivered to your home and include a live Q&A with your instructor. 'Blooming Sunflower Pincushion' with Rebekah L. Smith; '"Make Me Mine" Leather Clutch' with LIsa Ditty, 'How to Grow Your Own Tea Garden' with Megan... + More
Juried Artisans
Juried Artisans
Check out our participating artisans here. Their contact information is included. Please reach out to them directly regarding their work and purchasing from them!
Official Waterford Fair Signature Cocktail ~ the Tanyard
Official Waterford Fair Signature Cocktail ~ the Tanyard
Kick back and enjoy this special Fall cocktail while you play online at the Fair. The Tanyard, which features two local libations: Apple Brandy from Catoctin Creek and Attitude Adjuster (hard cider) from Fabbioli Cellars, has the perfect blend of fall flavors to help us get into Fair spirit. Click on the link image to view the recipe.

Schedule


Ticket options

Price: $10-109
TICKET: Virtual Fair "Unmasked"
$10.00 / ticket
+$0.90 FEES
12 days left
Non-refundable
Your VIRTUAL Fair ticket includes the following videos: 2020 Homes Tour: Looking Back at Waterford’s Commercial Past (6 residences and 3 Foundation buildings) Living historian... + More
PACKAGE: Treats & Sweets of the Fair
$47.00 / ticket
+$3.08 FEES
4 days left
Non-refundable
Enjoy some of our fair favorites! The "Treats & Sweets" package" includes: 1 - homemade apple butter (pint); Presbyterian Church 1 - "Waterford Harvest Blend" tea... + More
PACKAGE: Waterford Farms to Your Table
$39.00 / ticket
+$2.61 FEES
4 days left
Non-refundable
These items come from farms in and near the village. Take home a taste of Waterford's agricultural offerings with this package: 1 - bottle of honey from our own Phillips Farm hives (8... + More
PACKAGE: Two Twisted Posts Winery -- Virtual Tasting
$109.00 / ticket
+$6.74 FEES
4 days left
Non-refundable
Enjoy a wine and cheese evening from the comfort of your own home. This package features wines from local winery, Two Twisted Posts, and includes 3 bottles of TTP's wine: 2014 Vidal Blanc,... + More
ARTIST TALK & Blooming Sunflower Pincushion KIT
$95.00 / ticket
+$5.92 FEES
1 day left
Non-refundable
This kit-based project designed by artist and instructor Rebekah L. Smith is suitable for seasoned stitchers. This kit ships from Ohio. To allow for possible COVID shipping delays, please register... + More
WORKSHOP Knead, Shape & Bake: English Muffins
$25.00 / ticket
+$1.79 FEES
10 days left
Non-refundable
Flour up your hands and explore the art of yeasted bread baking. In this workshop, you will learn how to measure, mix, knead, shape, and bake 12 English Muffins. This workshop includes a half-hour... + More
WORKSHOP Knead, Shape & Bake: French Bread
$25.00 / ticket
+$1.79 FEES
10 days left
Non-refundable
Flour up your hands and explore the art of yeasted bread baking! In this workshop, you will learn how to measure, mix, knead, shape, and bake 3 loaves of French Bread. This workshop includes a... + More
WORKSHOP Knead, Shape & Bake: Oatmeal Molasses Bread
$25.00 / ticket
+$1.79 FEES
10 days left
Non-refundable
Flour up your hands and discover the art of yeasted bread baking! In this workshop, you will learn how to measure, mix, knead, shape, and bake 2 loaves of Oatmeal Molasses Bread. This workshop... + More
WORKSHOP Yeasted Bread Series: English Muffins, Oatmeal Molasses, French Bread
$65.00 / ticket
+$4.15 FEES
10 days left
Non-refundable
Dive deep into the art of yeasted bread baking! In this 3-session series, you will learn how to measure, mix, knead, shape, and bake 12 English Muffins, 2 loaves of Oatmeal Molasses Bread, and 3... + More
PARENT/CHILD WORKSHOP Knead, Shape & Bake: English Muffins
$40.00 / ticket
+$2.67 FEES
10 days left
Non-refundable
This ticket is suitable for one child age 10+ and one adult baking partner. Flour up your hands and explore the art of yeasted bread baking! In this workshop, you will learn how to measure, mix,... + More
PARENT/CHILD WORKSHOP Knead, Shape & Bake: Oatmeal Molasses Bread
$40.00 / ticket
+$2.67 FEES
10 days left
Non-refundable
This ticket is suitable for one child age 10+ and one adult baking partner. Flour up your hands and explore the art of yeasted bread baking! In this workshop, you will learn how to measure, mix,... + More
PARENT/CHILD WORKSHOP Knead, Shape & Bake: French Bread
$40.00 / ticket
+$2.67 FEES
10 days left
Non-refundable
One ticket covers one child age 10+ and one adult baking partner. Flour up your hands and explore the art of yeasted bread baking! In this workshop, you will learn how to measure, mix, knead,... + More
PARENT/CHILD WORKSHOP Yeasted Bread Series: English Muffins, Oatmeal Molasses, French Bread
$85.00 / ticket
+$5.33 FEES
10 days left
Non-refundable
One ticket covers one child age 10+ and one adult baking partner. Dive deep into the art of yeasted bread baking! In this 3-session series, you will learn how to measure, mix, knead, shape, and... + More
CHILD WORKSHOP Relief Printing for Letterboxing (Ages 7+)
$48.00 / ticket
+$3.14 FEES
11 days left
Non-refundable
Put on your explorer hat and get ready to embark on a printmaking adventure! In this half-hour, pre-recorded tutorial, you will learn how to design, carve, and print your very own stamp for... + More
WORKSHOP "Make Me Mine" Leather Clutch
$65.00 / ticket
+$4.15 FEES
2 days left
Non-refundable
Learn basic sewing skills to create a beautiful leather clutch in your own home! This clutch is big enough for your cell phone, keys, and little lip. LPD Studios will put your custom kit together... + More
WORKSHOP How to Grow Your Own Tea Garden
$70.00 / ticket
+$4.44 FEES
1 day left
Non-refundable
In this LIVE, online workshop you will learn about ten easy-to-grow herbs that you can use to create your very own herbal tea garden. Topics include how to harvest, dry, and blend herbs to create... + More
WORKSHOP Working with Natural Dyes
$80.00 / ticket
+$5.03 FEES
1 day left
Non-refundable
Delve into the wonderful world of natural plant-based dyeing in this pre-recorded one-hour tutorial with instructor Nichole Gerding. Follow up the workshop with a fascinating a 1/2 hour live... + More
PARENT/CHILD WORKSHOP Working with Natural Dyes
$100.00 / ticket
+$6.21 FEES
1 day left
Non-refundable
This workshop is appropriate for young people ages 10+ with adult supervision. Delve into the wonderful world of natural plant-based dyeing in this pre-recorded one-hour tutorial with instructor... + More
WORKSHOP Introduction to Soapmaking
$75.00 / ticket
+$4.74 FEES
5 days left
Non-refundable
Learn to make your own melt-and-pour bars of soap, that you'll personalize with scent and botanicals! A week before the Virtual Fair, you will receive a link to a one-hour, pre-recorded... + More
PARENT/CHILD WORKSHOP Introduction to Soapmaking
$95.00 / ticket
+$5.92 FEES
5 days left
Non-refundable
This workshop is appropriate for young people ages 10+ with adult supervision. Learn to make your own melt-and-pour bars of soap, that you'll personalize with scent and botanicals! A week... + More


Applications

Interested in participating in this event:
5 active applications
Share Fair Memories & Dedications -- Video "Memory Book"
Deadline: Sep 28, 2020
Support the Foundation and help keep the tradition of booklet page sponsorship alive as we go digital this year due to the pandemic. Share your Fair memory or create a dedication to be posted on the Fair event page and website as part of a video memory book!
 
 
Entertainer's Messages/Music
Deadline: Sep 25, 2020

We know fairgoers will miss seeing you all. Please provide a video clip, up to 40 seconds, for use during the virtual Fair. Share a performance, a backstage peek at what you do, a greeting from quarantine and/or a wish to see everyone in person in 2021 and we'll play it over the weekend, during the virtual event, 10/2-4/20. 

 

If you have a website or social media page for yourself that you would like to promote, feel free to have it on a sign or banner somewhere in the video or say something like "We look forward to seeing you in 2021 and until then follow us on instagram at xzy."

2020 Waterford Fair Costume Contest Entry
Deadline: Sep 25, 2020

Show us your best 18th or 19th century Waterford look! The winner will be revealed the weekend of the Fair and will receive two weekend passes to the 2021 Fair.

 

Photos may be serious, funny, or anywhere in between. Use your imagination, and if you want to make the image really special ,come out to the village for a perfect backdrop. Click on the button to the right "start application" to upload your photo entry now!

Upload a Short Video Message
Deadline: Sep 26, 2020

We know fairgoers will miss seeing you all. Please provide a video clip, up to 40 seconds, for use during the virtual Fair. Share a bit of your story, a behind-the-scenes peek at what, where and how you do what you do, a greeting from quarantine and/or a wish to see everyone in person in 2021 and we'll play it over the weekend, during the virtual event, 10/2-4/20. 

 

If you are an artisan, feel free to have your contact info or website on a sign or banner somewhere in the video or say something like "We look forward to seeing you in 2021 and until then follow us on instagram at xzy."

Advertisers Videos
Deadline: Sep 28, 2020

Thank you for choosing to provide a video advertisement for the virtual Fair this year!


Hosted by Waterford Foundation

Joined Eventeny in July 2020
event 1 event location_on Waterford, VA, 20197
The mission of the Waterford Foundation, Inc. is to preserve the historic buildings and the open spaces of the National Historic Landmark of Waterford, Virginia and through education to increase the public’s knowledge of life and work in an... + More

event
Dates
Oct 01 6:00 pm - Oct 04 5:00 pm
(GMT-04:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
label
Category
Virtual

Mark your calendar and plan to join us, online and in spirit, October 2-4 to participate on Fair weekend, unmasked and from the safety of your own home. Shop, tour, taste, and be entertained!