Celebrating our Appalachian makers

Appalachian Makers Market 2023

Enjoy the event or participate as a maker


Exhibitors, Vendors & Patrons

Appalachian Festival - Beckley-Raleigh County west virginia - August 19-27, 2023

Organized by the Beckley-Raleigh County Chamber of Commerce, the Appalachian Festival is now in its 26th year.
The week-long festival features events throughout the week celebrating Appalachian heritage and culminating with the Appalachian Makers Market.
This year the Chamber is highlighting Appalachian cuisine and local businesses by incorporating a restaurant week into the Festival’s activities.
The mission of the Festival continues through the years by adding new events and activities focused on life in Appalachia.
We welcome you to join us for all of the events of the 2023 Appalachian Festival - August 19-27, 2023

Appalachian Makers Market: August 25-26, 2023

Times: Friday 10am-6pm   Saturday 10am-6pm

Location: Beckley-Raleigh County Convention Center

Entry Fee: $5 adults, children 12 and under free

Appalachian Festival: August 19-27, 2023

Location: Citywide

Schedule of Events

Mia Bailey - 2023 Appalachian Festival Queen