Event date and times:
October 7, 2012, 5:00 AM
to 5:00 PM
The 31st annual Takoma Park Street Festival is scheduled for Sunday, October 7th, 2012 from 10:00am-5:00pm in Old Takoma: Carroll Avenue in Takoma Park, MD to Carroll Street, NW in Takoma, DC. Visitors are encouraged to make a day exploring historic Old Takoma and attend this popular community event. The streets will be filled with music, artisans, community groups, children’s activities, food vendors and variety of green companies.
Admission is free! Attendees will enjoy strolling, shopping and dancing though beautiful Old Takoma. A diverse collection of affordable items from over 150 artisans makes holiday shopping easy. Shoppers will find paintings, photographs, pottery, silk-screening, soaps, stained glass, jewelry, wood-working, textiles, ceramics, kids’ items and much, much more! Once again, music lovers will not be disappointed. The festival has three stages that play host to 18 popular, local bands performing music from indie folk, rock, jazz, blues, reggae and everything in between. Community groups are a big part of the festival in socially conscious Takoma Park too. Festival goers have the opportunity to meet a wide variety of non-profit organizations ready to share information. Kids also love the festival with kids’ activities, inflatables and FUN!