Arts on Main- Winchester, KY
Searching for a terrific place to tour and explore? Look no further than Winchester, Kentucky. This little town is full of great eats, drinks, art and shopping.
Visit Arts on Main at 31 North Main Street to discover a large selection of delightful, handmade goods forged by highly skilled Kentuckians. Peruse masterful woodworking, leather, fine art, photography, plush items, gourds, soaps, pottery, jewelry and stained glass. You will fall in love with the enchanting, painted cow images, colorful, dyed silks and beautiful, hand thrown pottery. This two-level store houses handcrafted goods from twenty plus artisans!
The Winchester Art Guild was established in 1978 and has a long history of supporting talented artists from the area, collaborating with Arts on Main and sponsoring trade festivals. One of the most popular events is their Daniel Boone Pioneer Festival held annually. This year it will take place in downtown on Saturday, September 4th from 9:30AM-6PM and Sunday, September 5th from 10AM-5PM. The streets will be filled with 100 craft and food vendors. You won’t want to miss this fun!
Mark your calendars for October 2nd 10AM-5PM for the yearly Arts on Main Street Fair. This event welcomes crafters and commercial businesses highlighting the downtown’s restaurants and shops.
Arts on Main store hours are Wednesday - Saturday from 10AM-5PM. Keep an eye on their social media for extended days and hours during the holiday season.
Visit www.WinchesterArtGuild.com to window shop online. When you see something you fancy, contact them for the maker’s information to shop directly from the artist. Keep in mind that many crafters are available for custom work.