Artisan Bread Fair



2019 Vendors

Vendor Info & Application


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.

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 Details:

DATE: Saturday, JULY 31st, 2021

HOURS: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m

PLACE: Skowhegan State Fairgrounds

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.

From 95 North, take exit 133 (Waterville/Skowhegan) onto Rt. 201 North and head to Skowhegan. At the light in Skowhegan, take a right and go into town. Go around the rotary of buildings and take a right. About 1 mile on left is the entrance to the fairgrounds. Next to Wal-Mart.
From 95 South, Take exit 157 (Newport/Skowhegan), turn slight right onto ME-100/ME-11 north, take a sharp left onto Main Street/Route 2 south. Follow Route 2 into Skowhegan, go through the rotary, turn right onto Madison Avenue About 1 mile on left is the entrance to the fairgrounds. Next to Wal-Mart.

General Guidelines for the Artisan Bread Fair:

1. The ABF does not permit pets on the fairgrounds or in the parking area. Animals left in cars or tied up may be removed by the local animal control officer.

2. ABF enforces Maine laws prohibiting public drinking of alcohol and use of illegal drugs on the fairgrounds.

3. Audio and video devices are prohibited unless they are part of an approved demonstration or display.

4. Littering is prohibited. Please control all waste and convey it to the receptacles provided throughout the fair and police your area at the end of the day.

5. ABF assumes no liability for damage to or loss of personal property.

2019 Vendors

Jones Limited |
Grey Goose Gourmet |
Gryffon Ridge Spice Merchants |
Blue Hill Foods / Lucy’s Granola |
Tuition Builders
The Potter’s House |
Wholly Crow |
Northwoods Gourmet Girl w/ Wicked Maine Pops |
ReginaSpices |
Marston Country Crafts
Sprig Woodwork |
Stone Fox Farm Creamery
Gracie’s ~ farm to wagon food truck
Whitehill Farm
Maine Grains |
Barred Owl Creamery |
Milton Christianson Watercolors
Dailey Woodworking |
The Honey Exchange |
The Condimented Pantry |
Sunshine Meadows Goat Milk Soap
Zen Bear Honey Tea, LLC |
Adamo’s Italian Bakery |
Wolfgang Mock/ Breadtopia |
Spring Day Creamery |
Pleasant Hill Grain |
Brazen Baking |

Yo Momma’s Apron Strings |
Daily Bread Bakery |
P & C Pottery
Turtle Rock Farm |
ACE Sharpening Belfast
Mill Cove Baking Company |
Sugar Tree |
Hootenanny Bread
The Bankery, LLC Custom Cakes and Pastries |
My Pie |
Sawyer’s Maple Farm |
Sunshine Apothecary |
Casco Bay Creamery |
Borealis Bread
Back 40 Bakehouse |
Blue Lily Pottery
Tupperware by Charlin |
Midsummer Nights Meadow Farm |
Balfour Farm |
North Star Orchards |
Crooked Face Creamery |
World Medical Guide |
Betsy’s Fancy Fudge |
Roberta’s Herbs |

2021 Vendor Guidlines

Please complete the online vendor application, or:
Download and mail your application to:

Maine Grain Alliance, Attn: Bread Fair, PO Box 1140, Skowhegan, ME 04976

We will assess applications upon receipt, and quickly alert everyone with the results as soon after April 24th as practicable. Space allowing, we may accept applications after that date.

Vendor Details & Pricing
We cannot supply tables, chairs, or other equipment.

Indoor space, 10’ X 10’: $75
Outdoors space, 10’ X 10’: $50

Weather protection is your responsibility. Multiple spaces will be available outside. Anyone with an outdoor booth may relocate under the grandstand in the case of rain.