Top 10 handmade festivals


Soon summer, a series of travel, travel, fairs and festivals. For yourself and we have made a small list of summer festivals (not fairs !!!), in which you should participate handmade craftsmen. This look is not a guest, a tourist or a resident of the city, namely the handmade masters, which comes to the festival for trading with its products and, of course, rest.

The festival will be held on June 14-16, 2019 in the city of Penza, microdistrict satellite. The festival is included in the top 200 of the best, it presents about 1,400 participants from all cities and regions of Russia and even neighboring countries. 10 playgrounds, 2 music scenes. Sales are very good, since in addition to the inhabitants of the city, a lot of guests come out to the festival and even neighboring regions. Very good organization and maintenance of masters.

Bazhavsky Folk Creativity Festival

The festival will be held June 21-23, 2019 at the village of Demarino Restorsky district of the Chelyabinsk region. The largest handmade festival of the Urals and Siberia. It takes a huge area. Enough hard requirements for the selection of participants. Masters and crafts from all over Russia, even Kaliningrad and Primorye. Masters always have very good sales, because the festival comes specifically for handmade products. The contribution for the participation of the masters is purely symbolic.

Festival of music and crafts

The festival will be held July 12-14, 2019 Sun. Shushensky Krasnoyarsk Territory. One of the most significant events of the Siberian region. The handmade masters are presented at the Fair «City of Masters», in addition to this there is a shopping street. Very many guests, good sales. Not only the Krasnoyarsk Territory comes down, but also the nearest regions. Last year there were about 40 thousand people.

Pershushinsky Festival of the author’s song

July 4-7, 2019, Samara region Mastryukovsky Lakes. This is a truly international festival, which collects tens of thousands of guests. Very good sales from the masters, well for sale textiles, eco-products. Positive and warm atmosphere.

Bushievsky Festival Engraving and Decorated Wedge Weapons

The festival will be held June 20-22, 2019 in the city of Zlatoust. Large fair of decorative and applied creativity. The only festival where the weather does not play any role. Chamber and quiet atmosphere, concert program, Kuznetsov show, bell tongue festival, chefs show. Zlatoust is one of the few cities where manual work is very valued. Good sales.

Festival «Sol-Iletsky Watermelon»

The festival will be held on 23-25 August 2019 on the square at the city administration. Often it is combined with the day of the city. This is an urban festival-fair. In addition to good sales (a lot of vacationers), you can have a good time, relax on the lakes, correct the exhausted liver mineral water, flashes the clay (in this form, of course, it is advisable not to trade).

Abalak Field

The festival of reconstructors will be held on July 6-7, 2019, Tobolsky district, Village Abalak. Stunning nature. The input for guests is paid, but the price is symbolic. Sales from the masters are very good. The festival program is very saturated. It should be noted high-quality support for the organizers. Eco-products, textiles, clothing, historical decorations are sold very well.

The international holiday festival will be held on August 20-25, 2019 in the Tomsk region. Last year there were masters from 36 countries and 24 regions of Russia. Trade topics are free, you can trade at least. Competitions skill in a carpentry, Bereste, forging business. Very many guests and masters. Very good sales, if you are lucky with the weather.

Ilmensky Author’s Festival

The festival will be held on June 28-30, 2019 in the GLC «Solar Valley» (Miass). A lot of guests, a chic atmosphere. The second festival of the author’s song after the Grushinsky. The most important thing is to be lucky with the weather. This is primarily a musical festival, the Fair of Masters works on it more for «entourage», there are sellers of industrial goods. But sales in general are not bad. Like the author’s music and not far go? — a good choice.

Festival of ethnic music and folklore «Crupushka».

August 23 — 25, 2019, this festival will be held in the 12th time in Kazan, the Allegory District, pos. Cructure. It is quite expensive participation compensated by high sales. There are a lot of guests and handmade masters.

This list should not be considered as a rating, it is not an attempt to highlight the best or worst festival. In addition to the above, in Russia there are a large number of events and festivals, but we haven’t been to them yet, so we can not say anything about them.

If you know any big, iconic festivals, where participating handmade masters and they have good sales — write in the comments, we will be very grateful.