Hops & Homestead Festival

October 28, 2017, 12 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Bald Top Brewing Company
1830 Thrift Road
Madison, Virginia, VA 22727

Hops & Homestead Festival



Welcome Madison area Vendors, Artists, Crafters, farmers, and Homesteaders!  Bald Top Brewing Co and Rural Madison Inc. are proud to present the 2017 Hops & Homestead Festival, featuring local seasonal produce, fine arts, hand made and hand decorated crafts, homesteading and agricultural demonstrations, live entertainment, food, and children’s activities. This 1 day festival is a family oriented event designed to promote the rural nature of Madison County and surrounding areas. The festival will be advertised locally and in Central and Northern Virginia by TV, radio, flyers, newspapers, magazines, and social media. The Festival is a great opportunity for regional high-quality vendors artisans producers and crafters of handmade arts, crafts, produce, and products. All art vendors are juried, ensuring that you’ll be in good company. The price for most 10′ x 10′ booths is $75; discounts are offered to 501(c)(3) nonprofits, or to vendors having scheduled crafting/skills/homesteading demonstrations.

We hope you will join us in celebrating all that the Madison Virginia region has to offer! For more information about the festival, please contact us.



Ready to sign up as a vendor?  Please either

a. Download, read and return the forms along with your check.


b. Read the guidelines (above) and pay now with a credit or debit card. Bring the Indemnity Agreement (above) with you on the day of the event.

10X10 Commercial space $75

10X10 Demo-only space (no sales), $25 refunded after event

10X10 Non-profit space (no sales), $25 refunded after event


Bald Top Brewing Co. Rural Madison


Bald Top Brewing Co. is a destination farm brewery in Madison, VA. The nano brewery specializes in crafting unique, delicious beers in a variety of styles and flavors. Located in the beautiful foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, the Tap Barn overlooks acres of rolling pastures and houses live music and a rotating roster of food trucks every weekend.

Rural Madison is a 501(c)(3) non-profit citizen’s organization dedicated to thoughtful planning and policies for sustainable growth, stewardship of our natural, cultural and historical resources and the protection of the rural character of our region.