Maine Artisan Bread Fair


DATE: Saturday, JULY 29, 2017.
HOURS: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
PLACE: Skowhegan State Fairgrounds. Directions.
COST: Free! Everyone is invited, and we encourage you to bring your family and friends to enjoy.
Vendors Over 60 vendors await you at the Artisan Bread Fair. Please see the list below, continually updated.

Come for delicious breads and pastries, handmade pizza baked in a wood-fired oven, handmade kitchen wares, Artisan halvah, maple syrup, jams, butter, cheese, the best books and equipment for baking at home, professional bakers to answer your questions, live music, beautiful kitchen linens, demos, and superb Maine made foods.

The Maine Artisan Bread Fair is one of a kind. It is a fair dedicated solely to Real Bread and everything associated with this most ancient and central staple. The Maine Grain Alliance has sponsored the Bread Fair for seven years and the offerings have grown each year. Demonstrations range from bread baking using sourdough (with starters to take home!) to tortilla making. A children’s area will be expanding this year- kids can make (and cook and eat!) their own pizza, play with dough, and lots more. While you will be captivated by the wares in each booth, you will also be able tantalize your taste buds as you sample foods ranging from pizzas cooked in wood-fired ovens to tacos in tortillas baked fresh on-site, sweet pastries, and a variety of other locally produced delicious food.

2017 Vendors:

Abel & Schafer

Above the Dam, LLC |

Back 40 Bakehouse

Barred Owl Creamery |

Blue Hill Spoonworks

Borealis Breads

Bread Pots |

Casco Bay Butter Company |

Clearwater Honey Company |

Crooked Face Creamery |

Dailey Woodworking |

Enchanted Kitchen at Fire Fly Farm |

Fiore Olive Oils and Vinegars |

Gracie’s @ The Highlands

Grange Corner Farm |

Gryffon Ridge Inc |

Halvah Heaven |


Herb and Vine at Common Folk Farm

Herb-in-Fusion |

Homestead Turning |

Jones Limited |

Madder Root |

Main Street Skowhegan |

Maine Grains |

Maine Island Soap |

Milton Christianson Watercolors

North Star Orchards

Northwoods Gourmet Girl

Oats Any Time |

P & C Pottery

Redington-Fairview General Hospital |

ReginaSpices |


Sawyer’s Maple Farm |

Songbird Farm |

Sprig Woodwork

Stone Fox Farm Creamery |

Sugar Tree Cafe |

Sunshine Apothecary |

Tempest in a Teapot |

The Bankery, LLC |

The Potter’s House |

Turning page farm

Vermont Amber Organic Toffee |

Whitehill Farm

Wholesome Holmstead

Wholly Crow |

Yo Momma’s Apron Strings |

Maine Artisan Bread Fair keeps it fresh and keeps on growing – Portland Press Herald