In 2001...

The Faire ran from June 30 to August 26, 2001.

A fond farewell (but not goodbye) was given to Bill Farnham and Ruth Farnham, who were Arts and Crafts Directors at Bristol since 1988. Since their retirement, Lord Mayor's Walk was renamed Farnham's Way in honor of them.

The Midsummer Stage was given a new paint job.

A cast-wide production of A Midsummer Night's Dream was performed on the Midsummer Stage.

The Lord Mayor's Forum was given a back-drop.

New buildings were built in [[[New Market]].