Our Lady of Assumption (OLA) Lynnfield, MA – Craft Fair 2023

OLA is proud to present our inaugural craft fair! Come join us for a wonderful selection of vendors, raffle prizes, homemade hot chocolate and other tasty concessions. We will also be having a special visit by Father Christmas himself, Santa Claus! Santa will be available for pictures throughout the event for a small fee.

The event is 10AM to 3PM on Saturday December 2, 2023 in the OLA cafetorium.

There is a free craft table for kids so everyone can get their holiday shopping done with ease.

We still have space available for craft vendors. Each space is $55 and can accommodate up to one 8ft by 3ft table. There is a discount if you purchase two spaces. If needed, tables are available to rent and up to 2 chairs are provided complimentary by request. The application to register is below:

We look forward to seeing you all there! If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to reach out via the the event Facebook page (listed below) or via messenger!

Event Location:
Our Lady of Assumption School Cafatorium (Indoors)
40 Grove St. Lynnfield, MA 01940

Event Date/Time:
December 2, 2023 from 10AM – 3PM

Event Facebook Page:

The Market at Fountains

As summer winds down and we enjoy cooler nights, come on out to our annual Market at Fountains!
We will have food trucks, live music, local craft vendors, face painting, pony rides, a petting zoo, and more. You won’t want to miss this fun community event here in the Boro!

Food Trucks + Onsite Dining Options:
The Dough Box
Yayo’s O.M.G. Tacos
Chang Noi Thai-Lao
Burger Republic
Just Love Coffee
Steakhouse Five
Nothing Bundt Cakes
The Soda Bar

To apply to be a craft vendor, visit https://fountainsatgateway.regfox.com/market2021. Spaces are limited!

AFRIBEMBÉ FESTIVAL: Black Solidarity = Black Freedom

In the revolutionary spirit of Black August and understanding that unity is key to Black Freedom, this year’s AFRIBEMBÉ FESTIVAL, hosted by the Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institute and Friends of Art Park Alliance, is this year, makes a special call for global Black Solidarity. Powered by the Black genius of both emerging and renowned African descendant creatives with roots throughout all the Diaspora, AFRIBEMBÉ is an opportunity for us to rejoice in our creativity, artistry, intellectuality, and musicality.

Experience our 3rd annual AFRIBEMBÉ FESTIVAL:

Bembé Stage ft: Tabou Combo, Afro Dominicano, DJ Reborn, Durieux, Rue Brown, Boricua Legends, DJ Sabine, and Nkumu Katalay and The Life Long Project Band.

Children’s Village, activities for our next generation of creatives and leaders.

SoulFull Food Plaza, comfort food from across the Diaspora.

AfriBembé Marketplace, merchandise, arts and crafts.

Critically Black Dialogue Series: A panel discussion on Black Solidarity in collaboration with The Shabazz Center.
And more…

Collectively, our community has made important strides in our struggle for self-determination and resistance against systemic racism around the world. Join us in celebrating and honoring our ancestors and revolutionaries, and in encouraging the new generation of activists to further this legacy.

Registration is free and by registering you are guaranteed entry to the event between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Capacity is limited, non registered attendees will be admitted on a first-come, first-serve basis. Register at www.Afribembe.com

Blake’s Annual Lavender Market

Blake's Lavender Festival

Blake’s Annual Lavender Market is scheduled for July 7-9.

Tickets are $10 and children 12 and under are free. Tickets can be purchased in advance at the website. 

Admission to Blake’s Annual Lavender Market includes:

    • Over 150 artisans featuring Made in Michigan products
    • FREE classes, speakers and demonstrations on topics such as natural wellness, aromatherapy, farming and gardening, benefits of local honey and more!
    • DIY make and take workshops with real lavender
    • Children’s activity tent with FREE crafts and entertainment for kids 12 and under
    • U-pick lavender, fruits, and vegetables
    • Lavender infused food and drinks including lavender lemonade, ice cream, cupcakes, donuts, and more!
    • Free parking

Show Hours:

    • Friday 10:00 – 5:00
    • Saturday 10:00 – 5:00
    • Sunday 10:00 – 5:00

WI Artisan Fair

A handmade only artisan fair hosted at the La Crosse Center in downtown La Crosse August 21st-22nd 10-4.
Door prizes, children’s games, face painting available. Concessions pending covid restrictions.

WI Artisan Fair

A handmade only artisan fair hosted at the La Crosse Center in downtown La Crosse August 21st-22nd 10-4.
Door prizes, children’s games, face painting available. Concessions pending covid restrictions.

Artisan Market

A handmade ONLY artisan market held at the Sartell MN Community Center gyms September 25th. Free admission. Concessions pending covid restrictions.