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Vandalia Gathering

See you May 26 -28, 2017 for our 41st Gathering!
Music·Dancing·Stories·Crafts·Food and Fun plus Old-Time activities for Young'uns
FREE Admission
Learn about the festival

Parking for the Gathering:
There will be no charge to use metered parking on the Capitol Complex Friday evening after five and all day Saturday and Sunday. Guests may also park in the parking garage at no charge, though the elevator will not be working.
Vendors and performers will be directed to their assigned parking spots.

Enjoy more of Charleston’s arts and music scene!
Check out festivAll!
Transportation available in town


View the Vandalia Award Winner portrait gallery.


Photo Galleries

2001 | 2002 | 2003 | 2004 | 2005 | 2006 | 2007 | 2008 | 2009 | 2010 | 2011 | 2012 | 2013 | 2014 | 2015 | 2016

Contest Winners

2001 | 2002 | 2003 | 2004 | 2005 | 2006 | 2007 | 2008 | 2009 | 2010 | 2011 | 2012 | 2013 | 2014 | 2015 | 2016

Liars Galleries

2001 | 2002 | 2003 | 2004 | 2005 | 2006 | 2007 | 2008 | 2009 | 2010 | 2011 | 2012 | 2013 | 2014 | 2015 | 2016

2016 Vandalia Schedule

This Years Food Vendors and Craft Vendors.

The Goldenseal list of all Vandalia Winners.

Music contest rules, the Liars Contest rules and the Baking Contest rules.

Sample the music of Vandalia on CD and check out the store.

Are you on Facebook? Become a fan of the Vandalia Gathering!

Staying in town? View the Kanawha Valley Regional Transportation Authority bus schedules.

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