Food & Craft Vendors
Falcon Ridge 2013 Craft Vendors - Imports - Radio - Info Booths
- Acoustic Live
A listings guide for the New York tri-state area.
- Africa Traders Market
Imported traditional, hand made instruments, clothing and decorative arts directly from Senegal and a women's coop in Ghana.
- Amend-O-Matic Stamp Mobile
Ben of Ben & Jerry's fame wants to get corporate dollars out of politics -and have fun doing it. Visit this handmade contraption - part kinetic art and part Coney Island - that will stamp your dollars with a message about $ and democracy.
Imported, hand crafted batik and naturally dyed clothing and jewelry, some designed by the owners.
- Arco Iris
Fair trade handicrafts, tapestries and clothing from Nepal and Indonesia.
- Birdmen Ukuleles
Accessories made from coffee sacks and ukuleles made from skateboard decks and used cigar boxes.
- Body Art by Michelle
Fun, all natural body art hand painted by Michelle with her own handmade dye derived from the henna plant from India and North Africa.
- Caffé Lena
The oldest continuously operating coffeehouse in the US, in Saratoga Springs, NY.
- Dancing Bear
Native Art tapestries, prints, scarves, accessories, hair feathers and more.
- Donnelly Colt
Water bottles, buttons, stickers, post cards, posters, banners and more, made in the USA.
- DownStreet Art
DownStreet Art is a public arts program shaking up downtown North Adams, Mass. with new openings and events the last Thursday of the month through October 31.
- Eagle Ray Traders
Quality, hand batiked clothing made in Bali and Indonesia.
This husband and wife team from Florida make scroll saw work pictures, boxes, earrings, and cigar box instruments; aprons, hats, purses and stuffed critters.
- Eat More Kale
Vermont's one-at-a-time original designs - tee shirts, aprons and Eat More Kale stickers.
- Faerie Fyne
Face and body painting by Majalehn. Playful glitter tattoos, sweet and shady parasols, garlands and masques.
- General Store
Forget something back home? Drop by the general store for camp necessities.
- Gut's Tie-Dies
Lively and colorful, hand sewn and hand tie-died clothing and tapestries, all made by the owners.
- Holston Mtn. Hat Project
All hand crocheted, knitted or sewn hats, headbands and hair ties made in the owner's home in Tennessee.
- Hooked Productions
"Live the Life You Love" line of bamboo and organic cotton clothing, designed and made in Ithaca, NY.
- Indigo Moon
Fair trade clothing designed by the owners, in natural fibers. Accessories, blankets, hackey sacks and backpacks from Mexico and Guatemala.
- Ivy Reed
Clothing for men and women, all designed by the owner, half made in her Pennsylvania studio and the rest in Bali.
- Leslie Gray
Clothing and bags designed by the owners and made from recycled and hand processed silks, brocades and other fabrics from India, Thailand and Indonesia. Ethnic style silver jewelry.
- Light Wing Designs
Recycled silver and glass jewelry, handcrafted using their own design and techniques in their solar powered workshop in Vermont.
Hand crafted wooden xylophones, limberjacks (dancing figures), bull roarers (Abioriginal instrument) and "buzzing bees" (toy percussion instruments) from Mill River, Mass.
- MASS MOCA
Mass. Museum of Contemporary Art's Fresh Grass Music Festival.
- Mat Mi Thai
Women's clothing made by a women's coop in Thailand, tapestries from India and bags from Nepal.
- Metal Magic
Candle and electric lanterns, handmade since 1994 from recycled tin cans, which cast flickering shadows in patterns when lit.
- Mexica Crafts
Hand made leather mocs, boots, purses and more, as well as bamboo and gourd instruments and beaded jewelry all reflecting the family's Aztec heritage.
- Pacha Mama
Native South American crafts, instruments and textiles, most made in Salasaka, Ecuador. Native North American botanicals and incense. All eco-friendly and fair trade.
- Peace Soap
Handmade artisan soaps and shea butters, crafted by the owner in Sea Cliff, NY. Cleansing the world with peace, one body at a time.
- Primitive Technologies
Primitive Technologies recreates the material culture of prehistoric Native American life. Wood fired pottery and masks, and works with gourds, wood, stone, bone, shell.
- Rainbow Kids
Hand dyed clothing and accessories for people of all ages from newborn to adult 3XL, using organic and conventional cotton from Dharma Trading Company, a Fair Trade company.
- Reincarnations Costumes & Photography
Step back in time and make a memory. Dress up in hand made era costumes, play with props and hats, and get a portrait made in sepia tone.
- San Francisco Sock Company
We are a socially responsible and environmentally conscious company embracing creative self expression and sustainability. We are proud to use beautiful bamboo fabric in our clothing because it makes you look and feel great and it is good for the world.
- Sophia Bonita
Women's dresses and tops made in Brazil, Thailand, Nepal and India.
- Spinnin' Threads & Gems by Jen
Handmade clothing and silver wrapped gemstone jewelry. All one-of-a-kind pieces, mostly recycled and ecofriendly.
- Sunflower Trading
All kinds of hats! Sun hats, derbys, top hats, Ivy caps, Irish caps and more. Shorts, shirts and waxed jackets for men and women.
- Swinehundt Designs
Unique gifts and wearable art. Scarves, handbags, head coolers, glass beads, wine stoppers, upcycled decoupage and much more, all hand made in Troy, NY.
- Wild Ravens
Hand dyed, hand painted art garments and accessories and limited edition, signed, numbered hand pulled prints, all with the owner's original artwork.
- Yarina Threads
Imported goods from Central and South America, including hand made, fair trade clothing from the owners' family and community. Instruments, ponchos, dream catchers and more.
- WBCR Radio 97.7 FM
Non-commercial, volunteer low power community radio from Great Barrington, Mass.
- WFUV Radio 90.7 FM
New York's rocks and roots public radio from Fordham University. A faithful sponsor of Falcon Ridge Folk Festival.
- WPKN 89.5 FM
Listener-supported, non-commercial, non-profit radio from Bridgeport, CT.
You can visit with many Falcon Ridge vendors on Facebook.com and Etsy.com
Falcon Ridge Festival Food
Ah! The scent of baking chocolate, Italian pizza, exotic curries, 100% Fair Trade organic iced coffee, local farm fresh veggies and so much more, all for Falcon Ridge Funny Money. Falcon Ridge dollars are freshly minted for our 25th anniversary, so bring your US cash to the ticket booths and trade it in today.
Return to a ticket booth to exchange whatever funny money is leftover, or donate it to a local cause, before the festival closes on Sunday.
Pizza, fried dough, blooming onions, fresh cut French fries, potato chips chicken wings, mozzarella sticks, onion rings, chicken fingers, Italian sausage subs, Italian ices, and soda water.
- Berkshire County 4-H Fair Association
Local 4-H teens scoop out Berkshire gourmet hard ice cream, sorbet, frozen yogurt & assorted ice cream novelties.
- Bistro Box
Gourmet road food. Tuscan and Cuban Paninis (hot pressed sandwiches), gazpacho (cold tomato based soup), Cesar and southwestern salads, chicken wraps. Fresh berry shortcake for dessert, and assorted drinks.
Fresh and local, from the farm to the festival. Soba noodle salad, vegan Banh Mi, Mediterranean burrito, sweet and savory turnovers, granola bars, popcorn, and whatever surprises the local farmers offer our chef. Kombucha and iced coffee.
- Crescent Foods
Veggie burritos, spinach quesadilla, Cajun red beans & rice, portabello wrap, Szechuan noodles, veggie salad wrap, iced chai, green & assorted teas, , french toast, breakfast burritos, spinach feta omelotte, home fries, OJ, fresh lemonade
- Falcon Ridge Food
Breakfast Bar only this year
- How We Roll
Comfort food in an egg roll. Brilliant! Mac and cheese, chicken dinner, shepards pie, pasta, curry - fried in an egg roll wrapper. Even the salads are in fresh rolls.
- KC Roasting Pit
It's summer - gotta have a barbeque. Pulled pork sandwich, hickory smoked BBQ chicken, bratwurst, sweet potato fries, beverages.
- Nyota's Ting
Vegan curries, mock goat, chicken & BBQ specialties; black bean and corn cold rice salads; collard greens and brown rice; soy burgers and vegan Philly steak, live mushroom curry and live Cajun nut meat. Vegan whole-grain pancakes & vegan french toast, scrambled tofu, vegan sausage, breakfast potatoes. Caribbean beverages and spring water.
- Pierce Brothers Coffee Roasters
Get your Fogbusters here. 100% Fair trade, organic, air roasted in small batches, iced or hot gourmet coffee and espresso, and tea. Gatoraid, frozen drinks, sodas, cookies, muffins and scones.
- Real Falafel
Falafel, hummus, shwarma, middle eastern salads & wraps, lamb, beef or chicken gyros, grape leaves, baklava, scrambled tofu & feta cheese omelets, assorted spritzers & beverages.
- Skinny Pancake
Full menu of sweet, savory & breakfast crepes featuring meats, cheeses, veggies, fruits and sauces, sourced as locally as possible.
- Solar Café
Solar powered goodness. Fruit smoothies and fresh juices, handmade chai (iced or hot), organic teas. Plus garlic grilled cheese, quesadillas, burritos, vegan noodles with peanut sauce, vegan French toast and vegan stir fry.
- Taste Budd's
Chocolate confections baked on site. Chocolate pudding cake, black out bars, peanut budder meltdowns, vegan chippers, Enerchi, chocolate and fruit scones, Danish and muffins. All beverages 100% Fair trade and organic: coffee, cappuccino, lattes, teas, chai & cocoa; cold milk, soy or almond; spring water.
- Thai Jasmine
Pad Thai, lo mein, chicken sesame, chicken satay, beef teriyaki, tofu stir fry and curry, veggie fried rice, tofu veggie stir fry, Thai spring roll and beverages.
- Traveler's Kitchen
Potato pancakes with sour cream and applesauce, Popeye quesadilla, Tuscan Temptress, Colorado wrap, tempeh Ruebem, Hotsie Totsie wrap, Portobello wrap. Mint iced tea, grape spritzer, iced chai.