Posted on Monday, November 26, 2012
Fall 2012 Fair & Festival Schedule
September 29 -- VT's Forum on Fair Trade Business, Burlington, VT
4:00 - 6:00pm Contois Auditorium City Hall
Meet local, fair trade companies, hear from Ben & Jerry's and Equal Exchange and learn about the challenges of sourcing cocoa. Free
October 7, 2012 -- Hawthorne Valley Fall Fair, Harlemville, NY
10:00am - 4:00pm Hawthorne Valley Waldorf School and Farm
Enjoy hay rides, puppet shows, fresh pressed cider, music, delicious, organic food and amazing vendors. Free
October 18, 2012 -- Fair Trade Cafe and Marketplace, Colchester, VT
11:45am - 1:15pm St. Michael's College in Farrell Room in St. Edmund's Hall
Hear from a visiting fair trade artisan from Guatemala and meet local, fair trade companies. Free
October 20, 2012 -- Fall Fair, Garden City, NY
10:00am - 4:00pm Garden City Waldorf School
Fun games and activities for kids, puppet shows, lots of food and great vendors -- an all time favorite of Dolma's. Free
October 27 - 28 -- Fair Trade Towns Conference, Chicago, IL
Check out this amazing marketplace with fair trade vendors from across the country. Part of a fair trade conference. The marketplace is free and open to the public.
November -- Celebrate Fair Trade at PJC, Burlington, VT
Peace & Justice Center, 60 Lake St.
Celebrate with Dolma and PJC with a block-printing demo
November 30 - December 2 -- Vermont International Festival, Essex Junction, VT
You will love this celebration of cultures which includes food, music, dancing and crafts from all over the world. Located at the Champlain Valley Expo on Rt. 15.
December 8 -- Solidarity Craft Fair, Montpelier, VT
This amazing event is a fundraiser for Planting Hope, a Montpelier based non-profit that works with communities in Nicaragua. A lovely display of local artists and fair trade crafts blend together to make a wonderful event -- not to be missed.
December 15 - 16, Cultural Survival, Harvard University Bazaar, MA
Come celebrate many cultures of the world with us in Boston this holiday season. Hours are 10:00am - 6:00pm at 1730 Cambridge St.
December 21 - 23, Cultural Survival, Prudential Bazaar, Boston, MA
Come celebrate many cultures of the world with us in Boston this holiday season.
Friday and Saturday, 10:00am - 10:00pm and Sunday 11:00am - 6:00pm at Belvidere Arcade, 800 Boylston St.