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GVFKA Sponsored Events

 

 4 seasonal gatherings of the GVFKA are scheduled each year.  Our knap-ins are all open to the public. 



WINTER KNAP-IN

         Traditionally held each year on Saturday of the last weekend in January.

         Saturday January 28, 2023  10:00 AM - 5:00 PM Letchworth State Park, New York

         Conference Center

         Winter 2023 Knap-In Flyer - Coming soon!


         Open to the public; bring a dish to pass for a pot-luck lunch and your own beverages; 

         official meeting of  the GVFKA Board of Directors- all are encouraged to attend.



SPRING KNAP-IN

         Traditionally held each year in May.

         Saturday May 21, 2022  10:00 AM - 5:00 PM Letchworth State Park, New York

         Trailside Lodge 

         Spring 2022 Knap-In Flyer

 

         Open to the public; no concessions will be available;  participants are encouraged to bring their own

         beverages and a dish-to-pass for a potluck lunch

         official meeting of  the GVFKA Board of Directors- all are encouraged to attend.



SUMMER KNAP-IN


Stone Tool Craftsman Show - Letchworth State Park, New York

          Traditionally held each year in August the weekend before Labor Day weekend.

 

          Friday August 26 10 AM - Sunday August 28, 2022 2 PM

          Highbanks Recreation Area

          Open to the public;  food concessions and group camping available for the weekend.

 

          Flyer & Details for the 2022 Stone Tool Craftsman Show

 

             Participant Advance Registration: Vendors & Campers


          Schedule of Events and Information


             Flintknapping Competition:  Format, rules, categories

 

          See a video of the 2010 Show

 

 

FALL KNAP-IN

         Saturday, November 5, 2022  10:00 AM - 5:00 PM Letchworth State Park, New York  

         Conference Center

         Fall 2021 Knap-In Flyer - see for more details and directions to the event

 

         Open to the public; bring a dish to pass for a pot-luck lunch and your own beverages; 

         official meeting of  the GVFKA Board of Directors- all are encouraged to attend.

 

 

 

 

Primitive Skills Events Sponsored by Other Organizations

 

Flint Ridge Knap-In - Flint Ridge State Memorial, Ohio