Vintage Days

Food and game booths, live entertainment, arts and crafts, a beer and wine garden and much more! 

Vintage Days is Fresno State’s largest student-planned celebration which attracts over 50,000 community members to campus for three days of entertainment, excitement and fun for all ages!

Friday, April 20 to Sunday, April 22, 2018
Future events: April 26–28, 2019; April 17–19, 2020

10 a.m. – 6 p.m. (5 p.m. on Sunday)

Maple Mall between Music and Satellite Student Union buildings (mapdirections)
Parking available from Shaw and Maple or Barstow and Maple entrances.

Free admission! Parking not enforced.
No pets except service animals permitted.

Volunteer at Vintage Days

Fresno State students can gain volunteer hours while supporting three days of food, entertainment and fun over the Vintage Days weekend!

Email or call Student Involvement at 559.278.2741 to sign up.

Join the team that plans Vintage Days

Fresno State students joining the Vintage Days team, will:

  • Exercise professionalism and networking skills while working collaboratively with external programs.
  • Improve one's professional written, oral, and non-verbal communication skills.
  • Strengthen one's own personal development as a leader by being directly involved in the decision-making process for a large-scale community event. 

Applications are due March 1, 2018 and will be available at For information on our committees and roles, visit our 'Programs' page.

Fundraise with a booth at Vintage Days

Student clubs and organizations can run a food or game booth during Vintage Days, which is the largest campus fundraising opportunity available to students!

Applications were due February 23, 2018. Email for more information!

Crafts Faire

Explore over a hundred arts and crafts exhibitors specializing in handmade items including jewelry, children's toys, home decor, and much more!

Crafts Faire applications were due January 31, 2018.

Vendor Alley

Vintage Days hosts a variety of third-party businesses and organizations who wish to host activities and gain exposure at the annual festival that attracts over 50,000 visitors.

Contact Karen Franz at 559.490.5818 or to become a part of Vendor Alley.

Food and Beverage Vendors

While the majority of food booths at Vintage Days are allocated to recognized student organizations on campus, providing important fundraising opportunities to these groups, we welcome third-party vendor booths to provide additional variety and professional quality!

Applications were due February 9, 2018.

Visit our 'Sponsorships and Advertising' page or for sponsorship levels, advertising specifications or our tax-deductible donations form. Artwork due by March 1, 2018.


Organizations that contribute to Vintage Days receive a full-page, color ad in the Vintage Press, our program of events, logos on our printed marketing materials, and many other opportunities for reaching our 50,000 annual attendees and growing following in the community!


Our event program, the Vintage Press, offers full-color and black & white ad space, as well as graphic design support for our advertisers. Don't miss this opportunity to reach a circulation of over 4,000 festival attendees and community members of all ages!


Vintage Days is a non-profit organization and gladly accepts tax-deductible donations, including gift certificates or products. These contributions will be given out as prizes during our many festival activities and your gift will be acknowledged in the Vintage Press and during the events.

Performance Stage

The stage at Vintage Days is a venue for all types of performers to showcase their talents. From bands, to dance groups, DJs and more, performers are welcomed to apply to take the stage in the spring. Click here to see last year's lineup!

Applications were due November 22, 2017Contact for questions or for performance samples.


Directly south of the Satellite Student Union, Vintage Days hosts student clubs and organizations and programs of notable achievement to display to the community.

Email or call Student Involvement at 559.278.2741 for information.

President's Showcase of Excellence

The showcase features a variety of innovations, planning and process improvement projects or initiatives from Fresno State faculty and staff.

Visit for information about the projects on display in the President's Showcase of Excellence.

Follow us for updates: 
FacebookTwitterInstagram and vintage_days on Snapchat!