Ten Thousand Villages

Atlantic Festival Sales

Each year Atlantic Festival Sales brings a global marketplace
of fair trade merchandise to about 40 communities for a day or two at a time.



Truck in back of store in Petitcodiac   Loading truck
We load rented trucks with crafts and fixtures and come to the community.

Truck out side church
We arrive at the site of the sale and ...

Set up   Set up
local volunteers help unload the truck, unpack and set up the "store".

set up   set up
ornaments, carvings, onyx jewelry, toys, even fairly traded coffee is displayed.

Shopping
The shoppers arrive and make their choices.

Cashiers and packers
After the sales are finished, everything is repacked,
loaded and we move on to another community.

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Parts of this site were last updated on June 6, 2011

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