At this Nationally acclaimed festival, artisans are nestled in and around interesting farm buildings dating from Festival patrons enjoy fine art, pottery, weaving, basket making, blacksmithing, sculpture, woodworking, folk art, jewelry, furniture, and gourmet food. Musicians, puppeteers, folk dancers, and magicians entertain on a variety of rustic stages, at a tree-lined farmstead reminiscent of rural life a few generations ago. Festival guests also enjoy a complimentary shuttle from the Fair to the Historic circa Red Oak Covered Bridge built by renowned engineer Horace King. Saturday and Sunday for a unique family outing and historic farm country experience. The fair is open from 8 a.
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Cotton Pickin Fair in Gay, GA | Art, Antiques, Crafts
Gay, anchor the eight 8 acres venue. Over artisans and antique specialists from across the United States are nestled in and around interesting farm buildings. Musicians, puppeteers, folk dancers, and a magician entertain on a variety of rustic stages across a tree-lined farmstead reminiscent of rural life a hundred years ago. A grand variety of delicious southern food prepared on site benefits local nonprofit organizations and charities. Tag your Instagram Memories with cottonpickinfair. Facebook Contact Us Application. First priority is given to our local nonprofit organizations many of these organizations have been with us for over forty years.
GAY, Ga. Gene King lives in Gay, Georgia. About people live in the community about an hour south of Atlanta. Twice a year they organize a popular festival once referred to as the Gay Fair. Now it's known as the Cotton Pickin Festival.
Century old cotton wagons mark the entrances of The Cotton Pickin' Fair. The Cotton Pickin' Fair is more than its famous entourage of exhibitors and crafters. The fairgoer quickly learns The Cotton Pickin' Fair is a veritable Sunday Dinner of the senses: Music and delicious cooking aromas fill the air - Color is everywhere - Gaily decorated booths and displays - Children playing games and riding ponies - Magicians - Dancers and performers - There's even an old-time puppet show. No pets please. View Online-Only Events.