Arts & Crafts Community Festival
Mountain Day will be held on Saturday, October 14th 2023 from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM. It is a rain or shine event!
Click here for Online Registration - Deadline is September 29th 2023!
Click here for Mail-in Registrations - Post Marked by September 22nd 2023!
Mountain Day is an annual downtown festival held in the beautiful mountain town of Buena Vista, Virginia. A regional tradition, Mountain Day brings thousands of people to enjoy.
Mountain Day 2023 is Saturday, October 14th from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM in downtown Buena Vista on Magnolia Avenue between 20th and 22nd Streets. There are large parking areas within close proximity to the event, offering a convenient location for vendors and customers to access vehicles. The event is rain or shine.
The registration Deadline is September 29th, 2023!
All event terms & conditions are found below:
Mountain Day focuses on arts, crafts, music, and folkways. We encourage vendors to sell primarily handmade items. The Mountain Day Committee reserves the right to decline any food vendor application not compatible with the objectives of the event. The event also includes informational and nonprofit booths.
For Profit Vendor: $50
Nonprofit Vendor: $35
Food Vendor: $75
Demonstration Booth: We accept completed applications for Demonstration Booths. Qualifying demonstrators will have their fee reduced or waived.
The Mountain Day Committee reserves the right to reject any vendor applications not consistent with the community and artistic spirit of the event.
Regular Merchandise Vendor:
For-profit business vendors selling or providing information on goods or services for sale. This includes vendors selling pre-packaged food products.
Nonprofit vendors selling goods or services, or providing information.
Virginia State Law requires that food vendors MUST have permanent or Health Department licensure OR a Temporary Food Event (TFE) permit from the Health Department and post it where readily observable. Those who have not obtained this temporary food permit should contact the Rockbridge-Buena Vista-Lexington Health Department (540-463-3185, ext. 4) for food permit information.
We love demonstrations! If you have a skill or art/craft process you would like to demonstrate, may have your registration fee reduced or waived. Please fill out the exhibitor application, found here, and note that you are offering demonstrations (in addition to sales).