Experience Berea, Kentucky, your destination for arts and crafts, shopping, music, nature, dining, education and learning, relaxing, and more.
Located just southeast of Lexington, off I-75 at Exits 76 and 77, Berea is home to a thriving population of weavers, instrument makers, furniture artisans, jewelry designers, glass workers, potters, painters, sculptors and musicians. Summer brings great opportunities to explore Berea and craft new experiences:
FESTIVAL OF LEARNSHOPS | JULY 12–AUGUST 2
Various Dates • Times • Locations
With more than 160 classes offered, participants can select among workshops that last from two hours to four days to pursue varied interests, including sustainable living, media arts, collage, painting, Appalachian crafts, fiber arts, jewelry, glass, literary arts, puppets, music, stone carving, woodworking, or professional learning for educators. Many of the learnshops are family-friendly, so children can enjoy youth-friendly offerings, or intergenerational learnshops.
BEREA CRAFT FESTIVAL | JULY 12–JULY 14
Indian Fort Theater
Friday & Saturday, 10am-6pm • Sunday, 10am-5pm
Over 100 juried artists from more than 15 states will be on site demonstrating and selling their creations. This event also features food, music, dancing, artisan demonstrations and much more.
LEVITT AMP BEREA MUSIC SERIES | JULY 19–OCTOBER 4
Artisan Village / Artist Circle • Friday Nights, 6pm-9pm
Featuring national, regional, and local live music and performance art, handmade arts and crafts vendors, Kentucky Proud local foods, children’s activities, and a family-fun atmosphere.
Begin your experience today at VisitBerea.com.