40th Annual Gloucester Waterfront Arts and Craft Festival

40th Annual Gloucester Waterfront Festival

Dates: August 21, 2021 One Day Only Due to Weather
Hours: Saturday 9am to 6pm 

Stage Fort Park, Hough Avenue, Gloucester, MA 

GPS Address: 24 Hough Ave, Gloucester, MA

Free Admission Friendly Pets on a leash are welcome 🙂
The Waterfront Festival is held Rain or Shine . . . but not Hurricane or Shine.
Saturday looks perfect! We are keeping an eye on the weather for Sunday.
Safety first, always.
(Note: $20.00 Fee to park at beach parking)

Click here to view the Exhibitor List

Over 150 Juried Artisans, Craftspeople, Food Vendors, Authors and Musicians from throughout the United States will display and sell their American made works; including Fine Jewelry, Pottery, Custom Signs, Quilts, Decorative Painting, Fleece, Fine Art Photography, Stained Glass, Handbags, Etchings, Leather, Floral Design, Sheep Skin Accessories, Scarves, Children’s’ Clothing, Fashion Hats, Fused Glass, Soy Candles, Nonfiction, Baskets, Original Painting, Fine Art, Puzzles, Personal Care, Furniture, Pet Treats & Accessories, Tie Dye, Landscape Photography, Garden Decor, Ladies Apparel, Aerial Photography, Folk Art, Toys, Wreathes, Slate, Painted Stemware, Sea Glass Jewelry, Country Wood Crafts, Doll Clothes, Aroma-therapy, Cutting Boards, Sports Team Apparel, Nautical Home Décor, Up-cycled Crafts, Fiber Art, Mosaics, Oil Paintings, Resin, Ornaments and much more. 

Bring your appetite for the food court, featuring traditional fair fare including Kettle Corn, Paella, Hot Dogs, Sausage, Fresh Wraps and more.

Sponsored by



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Due to Covid-19, we are unable to have the Kids Area with Giant Inflatables this year.  Also, there will be no Fund Raiser Lobster Bake for the Chamber, just not enough staff or volunteers.