Fall is finally in the air and we’re here to help you catch a taste of it! Grab your sweater and a scarf and get ready for our FREE Harvest Festival weekend at The Markets. Aside from yummy Fall treats to eat from our local merchants, we’ll have plenty of other events and shopping to enjoy.
Fun Activities for the Kids
From 11:30 am – 3 pm we’ll have plenty of free kids’ activities including a bounce house, super slide, face painting, pumpkin decorating, and old-fashioned games. We’ll also have a kids’ stage area for the following events:
|Kids’ Stage Schedule|
|11:30 AM – 12 PM||Kindred Wellness Cafe, Zumbini Demonstration|
|12 PM – 12:30 PM||Kim’s Karate, Martial Arts Demonstration|
|1 PM – TBD||Star Spangled Banner and Kids’ Parade|
|2 PM – 3 PM||MJ’s Starlights Baton & Dance Studio|
* For the Kids’ Parade Contest, we invite children to decorate their bikes, wagons, battery-operated cars, scooters, strollers, etc., and march with us down the Markets’ Main Street. (We simply ask you to refrain from political themes.) Please no motorized vehicles. Prizes given for the top 3 entries.
Fun & Shopping for the Adults
With live demonstrations from local artisans, you’ll find plenty to entertain you! Plus, if you’re looking to shop, some of our special visitors will have a variety of unique items for purchase.
- goat milk soap
- pallet creations
- crocheted, knitted, & hand-sewn items
- chair caning
- resin crafts
- wellness gifts
- gourd art
- clay works
- fairies n’ such
- hemp products
Main Stage Music
The Village Idiots will be playing from 10 AM – 3 PM on the main stage. Simply bring your chairs and enjoy sitting in the Market’s town square area. That Pig Place will also be serving its infamous pork bbq, so you can enjoy a bite while you listen.
Event Date:Saturday, October 8, 2022
Event Time:10 AM - 3 PM
Event Location:The Markets at Shrewsbury