Saturday, September 11, 2021 (10am-3:30pm)

The Yadkin Valley Harvest Festival is an annual event where, for one day of the year, the entire downtown area of Yadkinville is transformed by celebration and fun festivities! Celebrate the changing of the seasons with the Yadkin Arts Council and all the citizens of Yadkin County.

Festivities include activities for every member of the family, live music, agricultural displays, food vendors, and more! And, the Center Bistro will be open for business!


COVID-19 remains a concern in our community and it is our goal to hold as safe of an event as possible. We encourage festival attendees to help us meet this goal by following these guidelines:

Outdoor Vendor Booths and Activities

  • Masks will be encouraged whenever you are within six feet of another person.
  • Hand sanitizer stations will be located throughout the festival.

Inside the Yadkin Cultural Arts Center

  • Masks will be required to go inside the center including the Willingham Theater, the Welborn Gallery, and our indoor restrooms.


8am – “Never Forget” 20th Anniversary of 9/11 Commemorative Event presented by the Yadkin County Government (more info HERE)



10am – None of the Above (

11:30am – Blues DeVille (

1:30pm – Big Daddy Mojo (

This year we will be presenting live music on the Yadkin Cultural Arts Center Plaza!

The festival will be set up on Elm Street, Jackson Street, and the campus of the Yadkin Cultural Arts Center, including the Willingham Theater and Center Bistro. Free parking is available in the Elm Street lot (access off of Birch St.), Main Street, and in the surrounding areas.


Amusements: Fun time Inflatables

Handmade Craft Vendors:  Anderson Farmstead, Barbara’s Unique Creations, Basically Undecided Shop, Beloved Boutique, Bloomin’ Plates, Country Folks, Cultivating Home Co., D-Daddy’s Crafts, Encouraging the Nations, Fandabidozee, Fields of Faith Flowers, Flynt Service Company, Huckleberries, Hummingbird Craft Shop, Kathleen’s Resining, LB Creative Designs, Little Wagon Boutique, LulaRoe by WendyGayle, Melissa’s Spare Time Crafts, Michele Smith, Parker’s Packhouse Creations, Pocket Full of Posies, Rae Leigh Artistry, Razz Custom Woodworking, Roxanne’s Vinyls, ShantyTown Woodworks, Simply Sue’s Bowtique, South Oakridge Baptist Church, The Barkery home of Melissa’s Natural Pet Treats, The Barn Door, The Classy Branch, Twice the Charm, Whitney’s Custom Glitz, Yadkin Arts Council ArtMe Members.

Agricultural Vendor: Yadkin County Farm Bureau, Yadkin Farmers Market, NC Cooperative Extension Yadkin County, and Yadkin County Master Gardeners.

Food Vendors: 4 Foster Slushies, A-Maize-ing Kettle Korn, BJ’s Fry Shack, Crushers, Garden Route Coffee, LLC, Maplewood Baptist Church, Rascal Jack’s Sandwich Shack, Soul to Bowl, Super Snack Shop, The Center Bistro, Tilleys Dogs.

Retail Vendors: Activewear on Main, LLC, Apache Solutions, LLC, Colorstreet Nails, Unsung Hero Designs, Gassed Up, Jennagirl Boutique, Laurel Valley Boutique, Leaffilter North LLC, Mary Kay, Prospective Press, Start Studio, Stevie Paige Boutique, The Parlor at North Bridge Boutique, Tupperware, Yadkin County Veterans Council.

Promotional Vendors: Compassion Care Center, Curves, Girl Scouts – Carolinas Peaks to Piedmont, Historic Richmond Law School,  Nick Smitherman for Sheriff, The Gideons International, Yadkin County Democratic Party, Yadkin County GOP, Yadkin County Historical Society, Yadkin Family YMCA, Yadkin Gray Eagles Camp 1765, Yadkinville Lions Club, Yadkin Vision Center, Yadkin Nursing Center.

Informational Booth and First Responders: Yadkin County Rotary Club, Yadkinville Rescue Squad and EMS, Yadkinville Fire Department, Yadkinville Police Department, Yadkin County Sheriff’s Office, Yadkin County Interact Club.

The Yadkin Arts Council’s 44th Annual Yadkin Valley Harvest Festival would not be possible without the help of our wonderful sponsors including our Presenting Sponsors: Unifi, Indera Mills, Lomar Enterprise Inc. & Allen and Associates / Platinum Sponsor: Ireland Insurance / Gold Sponsors: First National Bank, and Yadkin Vision Center / Silver Sponsors: Countryside RV, Skyline National Bank / Bronze Sponsor: Edward Jones / Tent Sponsor: Gentry Family Funeral Services for providing shade for our outdoor dining area! 


Vendor Regulations

Food Vendor Regulations

*There  are no more food vendors spaces available. If you are  interesting  in being placed on our  waitlist  please call 336-679-2941 or  email


*If you wish to be considered as a vendor for the 44th Annual Harvest Festival in 2021 download and read the regulations before submitting your application through the online registration button. In order to avoid duplication on certain types of vendors, the Yadkin Arts Council reserves the right to approve all applications before your are officially accepted into the Yadkin Valley Harvest Festival. If you submit your form and it is not approved we will call to let you know. If you have any questions or concerns about this policy please call 336-679-2941 or email


*The deadline for entry has been extended to August 15, 2021 – any request after that date is subject to a $25 late fee


*There  are no more food vendors spaces available. If you are  interesting  in being placed on our  waitlist  please call 336-679-2941 or  email