WHEATONARTS FESTIVAL OF FINE CRAFT: A MUST SEE!
Don’t miss one of WheatonArts premier annual events this weekend! The 19th annual WheatonArts Festival of Fine Craft promises a fun-filled, art extravaganza.
SATURDAY & SUNDAY, OCTOBER 7-8, 10 AM – 5 PM
1501 GLASSTOWN ROAD
The WheatonArts Festival of Fine Craft features over 150 juried artists, artist demonstrations, musical entertainment, specialty foods and a beer and wine garden. Custom, glass-blown pumpkins created on site and featured in the “Glass Pumpkin Patch” for purchase. Come see why Sunshine Artists voted our Glass Pumpkin Patch 2016 Top 200 Craft Shows!
Visit the WheatonArts Travelling Volunteer Glassblowers outdoors, and discover the arts of jewelry making, silk painting, spinning and weaving, chair caning, woodturning, wheel-thrown pottery, broom making and more.
Hands-on family friendly activities include: Pendulum Painting, Build a Creature: Printmaking, Mosaic Rocks, Scarecrow Construction and Sidewalk Chalk. Musical entertainment by Package Goods Orchestra both days from noon to 4 p.m. There’s something for all ages at this year’s Festival. Click here for ticket information and a $2 off coupon.
SOUTH JERSEY PUMPKIN SHOW
OCTOBER 13, 14 & 15
FRIDAY 5 PM – 10 PM, SATURDAY & SUNDAY 10 AM – 5 PM
SALEM COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS
735 HARDING HIGHWAY
This three-day “Festival of Pumpkins” has become one of the best ways to celebrate autumn with kids and parents alike. Festival goers will enjoy pumpkin desserts, 100+ artists and craftsmen, Salem County Fall Home Show, fun contests, give-a-ways, Pumpkin Toss, live bands, wine sampling, festival food court, NJ Largest Baked Pumpkin Pie, South Jersey Tractor Pull, pony rides and hayrides around the fairgrounds. Vote for your favorite hand-crafted scarecrows.
Admission is free, parking is $5.00 and good all three days of the festival. Visit http://www.sjpumpkinshow.com for more information.