Valdese, NC – It is time once again to begin preparing for our town’s most cherished tradition, the Waldensian Festival! This 47th annual celebration47th Annual Waldensian features a two-day display of quality entertainment, artists and food vendors, and a commemoration of the heritage of Valdese. Festival dates are August 12 & 13, 2022.

We invite vendors of all kinds to take part in this special tradition. We look forward to hosting a wide variety of crafters, artists, specialty food vendors, and entertainers from all around the country. Completed applications can be mailed to PO Box 655 Valdese, NC, emailed to, or faxed to 828-874-2311. A link to the vendor application can at