We’re pleased to present diverse festivals each year at Mabee Farm. Information for visitors and vendors is below.
Schenectady County Independence Day Celebration
Wednesday, July 3, 2019
5pm to 10pm, free
Join us for a free, outdoor, riverside concert as we celebrate Independence Day! Fireworks will close the show. Food and alcoholic drinks will be available for sale, and crafters and vendors will be on site as well.
Saturday, July 13, 2019
11am to 3pm, free
Join us for CanalFest at Mabee Farm — day of FREE family activities that celebrate the Erie Canalway! The festivities include live music, petting zoo and pony rides, rehabbed wild animals, boat rides, food and craft beer, barn-raisings, craft vendors, FREE ICE CREAM, and family-friendly tours of the historic Mabee house.
Mabee Farm Arts & Crafts Festival
Saturday, August 24, 2019
10 AM to 3 PM, $5
We’re bringing together the very best of the Capital Region’s handcrafted goods! Join us as 65 artists and crafters fill Mabee Farm with eclectic, beautifully handcrafted items. All items are handmade here in our region, and include jewelry, home decor, fine art, ceramics, soaps, candles, woodworking, and more!
Tickets are $5 for adults and include blacksmithing and woodworking demos, exhibitions, and tours of the historic Mabee Farmhouse.
Note that submitting an application and application fee does not guarantee a spot in this show. Only artists crafting 100% handmade, authentic, and creative items will be selected to take part.
Schenectady County Fall Foliage Festival
Sunday, October 13, 2019
11am to 3pm, free
A celebration of all things fall! Join us for hayrides, pony rides, and boat rides, pumpkin painting and crafts, birds of prey, dog herding demos, hot mulled cider, live music, craft beer, and so much more!