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7th Annual Artisan Market at Hornbaker Gardens

The event will include an art market with 36 fine artists selling their original work in mediums including jewelry, pottery, painting, fiber, gourd art, mosaics, mixed media, metalart, photography, leather, woodworking, and fused glass. Henna Designs by Katie will be painting henna tattoos. There will be August Hill wine tasting, craft beer from Tangled Roots Brewery, Kramer's Kitchen and Grandma Rosie's Wood Fired Pizza serving lunch, Cows Coffee on Wheels, fresh-picked local produce from Hungry World Farm, delicious baked goods from 

Braker's Dozen and Sisler's ice cream. 

 

Our local potter, Ann Crosby, will be working her pottery wheel and encourages you to give it a spin. Matt Denault, rock balancing artist, will be working throughout the day creating his fantastic rock sculptures. The live music stage will include lan Franciskovich, Dulcimer Dreams with hammered and mountain dulcimers, Al & Jeannie Brown, Jeff Manfredini, Daniel Watkins, and Kat Bloomquist. Free Admission. 

 

The Homestead Festival is also taking place in Princeton from September 6-8 with fun . activities for all ages. Hornbaker Gardens is located 5 miles southeast of Princeton, Illinois. -- 

 

Music Line-up: 

10am lan Franciskovich

11am Dulcimer Dreams Noon Al & Jeannie Brown 1pm Jeff Manfredini 

2pm Daniel Watkins 

3pm Kat Blomquist 


 

THE HOLLOWAYVILLE UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST WILL BE HOLDING ITS ANNUAL GERMAN BUFFET  AND COUNTRY STORE ON SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 15**.

 

THE MEAL WILL BE A SALAD BAR, PORK AND  KRAUT, ROAST TURKEY IN GRAVY, HAM, GERMAN POTATO SALAD, RED CABBAGE, MASHED POTATOES, CORN AND BEANS. ALSO INCLUDED IS DESSERT AND BEVERAGE

 

SERVING WILL BE FROM 11:00 A.M. TO 2:00 P.M. DONATION IS $12.00 FOR SENIORS AND ADULTS, YOUTH 7 THRU 12 IS $6.00 AND CHILDREN  6 AND UNDER EAT FREE.

THE HOLLOWAYVILLE U.C.C. IS LOCATED JUST OFF OF ROUTE 6, 10 MILES