Labor Day Weekend Arts & Crafts Festival

961 Highway 4 Arnold
(925) 372-8961
Hours Open:
Pancake Breakfast 7:30 am - 11:00 am
Festival: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm (End 4:00 pm Sunday)
Vendor contact only


FREE admission & parking | Pancake breakfast: $8.00


Saturday & Sunday of Labor Day Weekend


Bristol's Ranch House Cafe grounds 961 Highway 4, Arnold, CA 95223

The Annual Labor Day Weekend Arts & Crafts Festival is held on Saturday & Sunday of Labor Day Weekend in September in the beautiful mountain resort town of Arnold, CA on Highway 4.

Situated among the pines, dogwoods and redwoods, Arnold’s popular end-of-summer celebration features over 50 booths of original crafts & art of all kinds – all exhibited by the artists. Here you’ll find woodwork, metal sculpture, yard art, pottery, jewelry, quilts, chain-saw sculptures,  soaps & spa essentials, fine art, clothing, scarves, dolls, birdhouses/feeders, fused glass plates & wind chimes, hand-painted furniture, photography, kid’s toys, hats, purses, succulents, leather, and much more!  Get face painting & henna for the kids and young at heart, and sample gourmet foods all while enjoying live music from popular Modesto band, Home Grown.

Want more art? Explore Calaveras’ Art Gallery Guide here.

Home Grown playing at the Labor Day Weekend Arts & Crafts Festival

The  Ebbett’s Pass Volunteer Fire Department always serves local Calaveras County beers, and a variety of home-made, hot prepared food booths, kettlekorn, pre-packaged foods of all kinds for you gourmet chefs, and baked goodies to round out the deliciousness! The Arnold Lion’s Club holds their all-you-can-eat pancake breakfast of ham, eggs, & pancakes both days from 7:30 am – 11:00 am.

Don’t miss our 2019 Calaveras Labor Day Weekend Fun Guide.

The Festival runs from 10am – 5pm each day on the park-like grounds around Bristol’s Ranch House Café in downtown Arnold (Formerly held at Cedar Center).

Enjoy two other annual arts & crafts festivals managed by After the Gold Rush: the Arnold Spring Peddler’s Faire and the Sierra Nevada Arts & Crafts Festival which takes place after Arnold’s Independence Day Parade.

Arts & Crafts Festival | Kaedence Eaton

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