Allen West Festival 2021

Founded in 1998, the Allen West Festival is held on the second weekend in June each year. This year, it will be held June 12 and 13 from 10:00AM to 6:00 PM each day. The Festival is held on Allen Street from Elmwood to Wadsworth and Wadsworth Street from Allen to Hudson.

The festival is produced by The Allentown Association, Inc. and promotes local artists and craftspeople from throughout Western New York as well as Allentown Businesses. In recent years there have been over 150 participating artists, vendors, restaurants and local businesses!

This event is the largest fundraiser for the Allentown Association.  Proceeds help with the Association’s mission to promote historic preservation in the Allentown National Historic District as well as regionally and to benefit the Allentown neighborhood though community gardens/beautification, crime and safety awareness and to promote the year-round cultural attractions of the Historic District.


CLICK HERE to download the 2021Allen West Artist/Vendor Application

All applications must be sent to the Allentown Association, Inc. and be postmarked NO LATER THAN March 31, 2021 in order to be considered for this year’s festival. Due to COVID-19, Fees can be sent in by May 13, 2021.

If you rolled over your 2020 application and fees, YOU ARE ALREADY ACCEPTED. However, you MUST still complete a new application form. Write “Application rolled over from 2020” across the Top before mailing the application.

Rolled-over 2020 applications must also be postmarked no later than March 13, 2021.

Artists/vendors will be notified by mail if you are accepted.  If you still do not see the email, please email

  • Date: 06-12-2021