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Asparagus Valley Pottery Trail Marks Two Decades!

asparagus valley pottery trailThe 20th Annual Asparagus Valley Pottery Trail is a highly anticipated event for pottery enthusiasts and art lovers alike. This year, the free, self-guided tour will take place on Saturday and Sunday, April 27th and 28th, featuring eight studios with 29 nationally recognized potters. The trail is easily accessible from Boston, Hartford, and the Albany area, winding along the picturesque back roads and historic towns of the Upper Connecticut River Valley in Western Massachusetts.

The Pottery Trail is a celebration of the area's rich agricultural history and cultural vitality, as well as the longstanding connection between pottery and food. Visitors can grab a passport, have it stamped at all eight studios, and enter to win a piece of pottery from one of the participating artists. With 29 chances to win, this is an opportunity not to be missed.

The trail has been a beloved tradition for 20 years, attracting pottery enthusiasts from across the region. The event offers a unique opportunity to meet the artists, learn about their techniques, and see their work up close. Visitors can expect to see a diverse range of pottery styles and techniques, from functional pieces like bowls and vases to decorative sculptures and installations.

The Pottery Trail is more than just a tour of studios; it is a celebration of the artistic community in western Massachusetts. The event brings together potters, art lovers, and community members to celebrate the beauty and creativity of pottery.

The Asparagus Valley Pottery Trail's name is a tribute to the areas rich agricultural history, with many farms and farmers' markets offering fresh produce and other local goods. Plus, the event always takes place during the harvest season for Asparagus, a local treasure which grows in abundance.  

The 20th Annual Asparagus Valley Pottery Trail is a must-see event for anyone interested in pottery, art, or the cultural vitality of western Massachusetts. With its beautiful scenery, talented artists, and unique opportunities to engage with the local community, the trail is an unforgettable experience.

Grab a map and learn more about the artists at asparagusvalleypotterytrail.com


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