Special Event

57th Annual Arts and Crafts Fair

Sunday, August 27, 2017

9 am-4 pm

Artisans and craftspeople from across Wisconsin come to Wade House to display and sell their wares at one of the most longstanding fairs of its kind in eastern Wisconsin. There is something for everyone at this lively family event on the tree-line grounds of the Wade House Historic Site.

Some of the regions' best artists and craftsmen will exhibit at this fair and employ a variety of mediums

EnlargeTree-lined image with Wade House Arts & Crafts Fair vendors.

Wade House Arts & Crafts Fair

There is something for everyone at this lively family event on the tree-lined grounds of the Wade House Historic Site.

including painting, sculpture, ceramics, mixed media, printmaking, jewelry, fiber art, glass, wood, leather, metal and photography. 

This outdoor celebration of the arts also features good food with a wide range of culinary delights.

Rides on Wade House's reproduction stagecoach will be offered at a modest fee of $2 per person. 

Proceeds from this event help support the educational, historic programming at the site.

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Wade House
Wade House Historic Site, W7965 State Hwy 23
Greenbush, WI 53026

Location Information

Wade House, an 1850s stagecoach inn built to serve traffic along the plank road that connected Fond du Lac and Sheboygan, tells the story of frontier entrepreneur Sylvanus Wade and his family during the Civil War years. In addition to the inn, the historic site includes the recently reconstructed Herrling sawmill, one of the few working, water-powered sawmills of its kind in the nation. Wade House is also home to the Wesley Jung Carriage Museum, which houses the state's largest collection of antique carriages and working wagons.

Accessibility Information

Reasonable accommodations will be made for individuals requiring wheelchairs for mobility. Call ahead to make arrangements.