Heritage Arts

Be delighted by demonstrations of traditional skills in the Heritage Arts area. A favorite of festival-goers, The Heritage Arts area provides an authentic setting for craftspeople from around the country to demonstrate such arts as blacksmithing, engraving, spinning, weaving and other skills.

GGAF Heritage Arts Awards:

  • Heritage Arts Awards of Excellence 10 Awards ($200 each)
  • “Jean Hamlen Memorial Award” ($250)
  • “Jean Helton Memorial Award” ($250)
  • “Buddy Page Legend Award” ($500)
  • “Living Culture Award” ($500)



Apply to be a Heritage Arts Exhibitor for 2023.

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Application deadline: July 17, 2023. Notification of Heritage Artists August 9, 2023.