30th Annual Rustic Furniture Fair

September 9 — September 10, 2017 | 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Visit the Adirondack Experience during this festival weekend and you’ll see unique interpretations of classic and contemporary rustic art presented in handcrafted furniture, furnishings, and Adirondack paintings.

Are you looking for the perfect piece of furniture for your home or camp? Look no further! Renowned artisans from all over the United States will showcase and sell their one-of-a-kind creations during the event, discuss custom-made pieces, and answer your questions about their work.

Rustic buffet for sale at a popular Upstate New York attraction, the Rustic Furniture Fair.

Rustic buffet for sale at a popular Upstate New York attraction, the Rustic Furniture Fair.

As you stroll the grounds amidst spectacularly fiery fall foliage, watch demonstrations by artisans at work, enjoy live musical performances, and explore all the Adirondack Experience galleries, including Bull Cottage, home to some of the Adirondack Experience’s renowned collection of rustic furniture and furnishings.

Rustic makers, artisans, and artists will be showing their work in tents throughout the Adirondack Experience grounds. Items are available for all levels, from beginning collectors to serious rustic connoisseurs.



  • Entrance to the Rustic Furniture Fair is included with general Adirondack Experience admission.
  • All Adirondack Experience tickets are valid for a second visit within a one-week period.
  • The Adirondack Experience’s Lake View Café will be open during the event.
  • Several public programs will be available on the Adirondack Experience’s campus throughout the event, including staff-led tours, audio guides, and numerous children’s activities.
  • All Adirondack Experience exhibitions will be open.
  • Shipping services are available from the event, thanks to our friends at the Lake Placid UPS Store.

LODGING OPTIONS: Make your reservations early to ensure you can stay exactly where you want for the 2017 Rustic Furniture Fair. Please consider patronizing the Adirondack Experience’s lodging Business Member supporters!

If you would like to sign up for the Adirondack Experience’s “Rustic Furniture Fair Bulletin,” please send your e-mail or postal address to rustic@theADKX.org and be the first to receive periodic information throughout the year about 2017 show updates; lodging, restaurant, and other deals; news about the rustic artisans; stories from the museum’s rustic collection; and more.

Media Support provided by Adirondack Life Magazine