Festival of Arts, Craft & Entertainment

Festival which focuses on folk art and crafts is the oldest event of this kind in the region. Visitors can get to know old crafts, which are demonstrated by lacemakers, woodcarvers, basket-makers, tinkers, jewellers, cutlers, toy-makers, gingerbread-makers, weavers and other. Performances, concerts and competitions for children and adults are part of the festival. You can also try ore mining by a hammer or a cutter, drilling, gold-washing, mine surveying or painting on mining models of Bethlehem.Two-day event usually takes place at the end of May in area of the open-air mining museum.