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Sep 5, 2012
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Madison Parks Fall Festival featuring Craft Show and Big Rig Gig
Madison Parks Fall Festival
September 29, 9a.m. - 3p.m.
Elver Park, 1250 McKenna Blvd.
Madison Parks Fall Festival has something for everyone, showcasing the area's artistic talent with outdoor arts and crafts and providing an up-close look at the unique trucks and heavy machinery used around Madison.
Madison Parks is pleased to host the first Fall Festival, featuring a craft show and the Big Rig Gig on Saturday, September 29, from 9am-3pm. The Craft Show will include artists and crafters selling original pieces such as quilts, jewelry, paintings, and other decorative items. At the same time, the Big Rig Gig provides kids of all ages a chance to get an up-close look at all the unique trucks and heavy machinery used in the City of Madison. It will also provide an opportunity for attendees to meet the people who use these trucks on a day-to-day basis. Additionally, Madison Parks will offer hayrides around Elver Park for $2 per person. It will be an event the whole family can enjoy with many types of art on display, handmade items, massive trucks and machinery, and hay rides fall festival. Admission is free to the public and will be held outdoors at Elver Park at 1250 McKenna Boulevard, Madison, WI 53719.
Vendors wishing to participate in the craft show can still sign up online.
If driving to the event, parking is available in Elver Park. Guests are encouraged to bike or ride a bus to the event! Do you need directions? Visit the following websites to plan your trip: Bike Madison or Madison Metro.