The 49th Mad River Valley Craft Fair at Kenyon’s Field in Waitsfield, Saturday, Aug. 31 and Sunday, Sept. 1, features 105 juried artists, four bands, food court (including craft cocktails and local beer), kids’ bounce house, door prizes, seated massage, workshops and demonstrations. The fair runs 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., both days and most of the activities will be under a tent so don’t worry if it rains. The event benefits Valley Players Theater. Tickets are $5 for adults at the door. Children 12 and under free. madrivercraftfair.com.