WHERE: Historic Poole Forge,
1940 Main Street,
Narvon PA 17555
(Lancaster County Pennsylvania Craft Shows.)
DESCRIPTION: Come join us for a day of family activities. At our picnic pavilion, we begin the day with arts and crafts for children, along with the wildlife display of local mammals and reptiles. At 10AM in the Pavilion, there is a Raptor Show of Hawks and Owls for both children and adults. The day long, multi-field Amish youth volleyball tournament begins and Penn’s Woods Puppet Theater presents 4 shows throughout the course of the day. Our Gruber Wagon is on display. Antique Brass cars are also on display and parade through the park at noon just after the Pet parade. Local art, historical and native American craft vendors have demonstrations and goods for purchase. The Lancaster Spinners and Weavers Guild are also demonstrating throughout the day as well as Berks County Heritage Center, Amity Colonial Dancers and local traditional blacksmiths and beekeepers. There is an extensive silent auction, ending at 1:30PM with goods and gift certificates donated by our local businesses as well as our Annual Poole Forge Community Quilt up for raffle. The afternoon also brings the ever popular Turtle Race in the Conestoga Creek. We will have children’s pony rides alongside the covered bridge and at noon with the pony cart and pet parade. We continue with the exciting Goat Races that were introduced last year – BYOG – Bring Your Own Goat and try out our obstacle course. The Ironmaster’s mansion, with it’s recent renovations is open for tours and live music throughout the day on the porch. The Caernarvon Ladies Auxiliary, Hen House Grilling, Egg Rolls and Lickity Split all have a great selection of food, beverages and ice-cream for sale. We finish the day with an Airplane Candy Drop over the park. This a free event for the community, with entertainment for both children and adults.
Arts and crafts vendors wanted.
Vendors who sell food items wanted (baked goods, candy, coffees, teas, dip mixes, spices, etc.)
Non-profit organization vendors wanted.
EVENT CONTACT: Dawn Rise Ekdahl at firstname.lastname@example.org
or 484 797-5302