Bringing in the May

An Enchanted Fairie Festival

Saturday-Sunday, May 18-19, 2024

12:00 - 6:00 PM
Berkeley Springs State Park, Berkeley Spring, WV

What is Bringing in the May?

Bringing in the May is a FREEMorgan Arts Council event meant to celebrate Spring and the return of flowers, fun, and ….fairies! Come join our revels… there will be much to rejoice, now on our third year!. The State Park will be filled with music and other entertainment, and vendors will offer their art and craft wares inspired by the fae. Our shops will have fun things for all ages, and there will be bubbles and fairies everywhere. Wear your wings, or wear your horns, any kind of fairie creature is welcome. (Humans must be accompanied by a fairie!)

What Will You do at Bringing in the May?

Dance the Maypole • Get your fairy name • Wish on the Wishing Tree • Play with bubbles • Join a drum circle • Dance to the music • Build a fairy house... And more!

Schedule Now Available!

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Our Fantastic 2024 Poster

Please check out this year’s wonderful poster by Jasper Night. It's another gorgeous fae knockout!

Visit the Artist’s web site at Nightsong Alchemy

View or download a large version
suitable for printing.

2024 Performers Include...

Shimmy Mob, Frenchie and the Punk, Los Rapidos, Wind Dance Sword Dancers, Soolah Hoops, The Young Ukes, Better Weather, Black Cat School of Rock, Big Whimsy, Tri-State Ukelectics Orchestra, Shangö Mountain Taiko, Black Cat Youth Vocals,
and so much more more!

Our Artists

Vendors of handmade fairy delights

A Touch of Magic
Art of Jenny Davies-Reazor
Ally B Ceramics
Amazing Braids
Coral and Vine
Elemental Choice
Enchanted Realms
Fairy Hair by Claire
Fantasy Art by Puppetina
Flow Hippy
Frog Valley Artisans
Harper's Fairies
JB's Imaginarium
Jenni Buffington Art
Roselyn Mendez
Mythical Designs by Miscellaneous Oddiments
Music Mountain Arts
Pretty Little Addictions
Rainbow Moon Dyes
Raven Cat's Wands & Things
Rite of Raven
Songbird Farm
Torch and Thread
Uber Kio
Vintage Vestments
Wolfbite Fiber Works
WV Wildflower Jewelry

Our non-profit organizations

Give Purrs a Chance and Friends Fur Life
Humane Society of West Virginia
Four Quarters Interfaith Sanctuary
Charlies’ Angels VACTERL Foundation
CEOS Garden Club
Morgan Arts Council
Eastern Panhandle Community Band
Shangö Mountain Taiko
BlackCat Music Cooperative

Participating Shops

Portals Metaphysical
Himalayan Handicrafts
Sage Moon
Fleur De Lis Cheese Shop
Mountain Laurel Artisans
Jules Enchantments
Marley Max Candles
Antique Mall
Mineral Springs Trading Co.

Thanks to our Sponsors!

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Sleepy Creek Campground on the Potomac

Sleepy Creek Campground on the Potomac is over 50 acres of private campground located in Morgan County West Virginia, beautifully situated where Sleepy Creek meets up with the Potomac River! It is located in the small unincorporated town of Sleepy Creek, just outside of Berkeley Springs.

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Fantastic Realities Studio

Fantastic Realities Studio is a small, boutique, graphics and web design studio specializing in providing world-class Art, Graphic and Web Design services to the small business community. Owner and Creative Director Kurt Griffith is a veteran Art Director, Graphic & Web Designer, Illustrator, Photographer, and Design Consultant with over 40 years of experience as a creative professional.
This lunatic also plays a half-dozen kinds of drums, and performs with Shangö Mountain Taiko!

Gat Creek Furniture
Travel Berkeley Springs
Charlotte’s Cafe
The Town of Bath
River Bend Family Medicine
Morgan Arts Council

All those who bought “virtual tickets” THANK YOU!

Contact us if you'd like to be a Bringing In The May  Sponsor.


Donate to Bringing In The May!

Donations through Morgan Arts Council — for Usage, Select "General Fund"
Even small donations help us out a lot, and help keep the festival a FREE event!

Become a Vendor

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Clik the above link to find out about being a vendor at Brining in the May.
15. Vendor applications will be open until March 1, 2024



Please consider volunteering at this FREE event! Or helping out in any way!
Contact the organizers.

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This program is presented with financial assistance from the WV Department of Arts, Culture and History, and the National Endowment for the Arts, with approval from the WV COmission of the Art, & local hotel/motel taxes.