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Labor Day Weekend Features Sierra Nevada Arts, Crafts Fest

The 51st Annual Sierra Nevada Arts and Crafts Festival will be held over Labor Day Weekend, Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 2 and 3. This festival is hosted in the mountain resort town of Arnold, on Highway 4. Nestled among the pines and redwoods, this festival will feature over 60 booths of high-quality, hand-crafted artisans, specialty food and antiques that will make this a memorable event for attendees. Whether you’re shopping for yourself, your home, your cabin, or the next camping trip, you’ll be sure to find it.

Succulents, photography, tie dye, wood art, crystals, stones, iron work, fine jewelry, bags, dresses, clothing, pottery, kettle corn, dried fruit, olive oil and much more will be offered by the artisans. The Arnold Fire Department will be serving cold craft beers and featured music is by ‘The Real Dutch Brothers’ a classic rock duo playing hits from ‘60s, ‘70s, ‘80s and beyond.

The festival is held at Bristol’s Ranch House Café parking lot at 961 Highway 4 in downtown Arnold. Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. both Saturday and Sunday. For more information, email Kathryn at or call 831-345-2006. Admission and parking are free, so all are encouraged to come join the fun over this end of summer weekend.