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Mountain Craft Days

Mountain Craft Days is the Somerset Historical Center’s major educational event, held annually on the first weekend after Labor Day. This three-day outdoor festival features 125 crafts persons, artisans, and entertainers interpreting the rural folkways of western Pennsylvania. The event draws over 9,000 visitors to the site each September, from all across the northeast and around the world.

In 2022, Mountain Craft Days is scheduled for September 9th, 10th, and 11th. It runs from 10:00am to 5:00pm each day.

2022-2023 Mountain Craft Days Brochure


How can become an artisan at Mountain Craft Days?

If you are a skilled artisan interested in sharing your art with others at this event, please review the application guidelines in the letter linked below. If you need more information or have any questions, please contact us at (814)445-6077 or email at:

Mountain Craft Days Application Letter