Fort New Salem Foundation, Inc. will assist Fort New Salem in preserving and advancing the educational, historical, cultural and social aspects of Nineteenth Century West(ern) Virginia.

 

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6th ANNUAL JOHN RANDOLPH SPRING ARTS KICK OFF

If you are a crafter and interested in participating, please contact us

Saturday April 23, 2016   noon - 5 PM.

The John Randolph Spring Arts Kick Off  is our annual event to open Fort New Salem. It features live demonstrations and sales by various artisans and live entertainment

 

 

ENTERTAINMENT
The Powell Family Band 1-3 pm
Carol Markstrom 3-4 pm.
(2015 academy of Western Artists Western Female Vocalist of the Year)
Native America Drumming

VENDORS
Porters Finds & Grinds (Coffee)
Back in Time Antiques
Boyce Art Glass
Jenna Cheuvront Photography
Pamala Hayhurst (candles, lotions and soaps)
Radiant Stars

DEMONSTRATIONS (some vendors also sale items)
Potter
Wooden spoons
Blacksmith
Paper Marbling
Printing
Quilting
Potholder rugs
Spring Heart Cooking
 

It is named in honor of the founder of Fort New Salem. John, then a professor at Salem College, was the visionary who in the late 1960’s saw a need to preserve our regions Appalachian heritage. In the 1970’s John efforts led to the development of the Fort New Salem campus with many of the cabins being brought in during that time. 

More information will be posted as the event nears.

General Admission                                                        $5*

           *Children 10 and under admitted free with paying adult

This event is sponsored by The Clarksburg – Harrison Cultural Foundation, The Fort New Salem Foundation, Clarksburg Printing and Martin Ventures LLC / EastGate User Cars LLC

If you are a crafter and interested in participating, please contact us.

Fort New Salem Foundation, Inc.  

81 Settlers Lane    PO Box 186 Salem, WV 26426  

E-mail           304-695-2220