Thursday, November 16, 2023

Get Out! And Come to Fair Petworth, Sat, Nov 18, 11am-5pm

by Peggy Robin

I have received the following invitation from our friends in Petworth:


We can't wait to see everyone at Celebrate Petworth this Saturday, November 18 from 11am-5pm on the 800 Block of Upshur Street.

This year's festival has...

·  60+ Artisans & Exhibitors (view the vendor list here) - start your shopping for unique gifts.

·  Six incredible acts on the Main Stage, fueled by Washington Gas. MC'd by Drew of Petworth News! Learn more about the Main Stage line-up here

·  An adorable Dog Show, presented by District Vet, with great prizes to local businesses. It isn't too late to register – sign up here.

·  An amazing day omovement, music, and dancing in the Kids' Zone, presented by Tara Hoot! Your kids will love this year's Kids' Stage line-up, which includes Mr. Rob, Teatro de la Luna, and more. Check out the performers here.

·  Activities all day in our Activity Tent: Join us from 11 AM-2 PM to decorate a plant pot and plant a seed (sponsored by Petworth Ace Hardware) and from 2 PM - 4 PM to Create Your Own Character Zine with An Open Book Foundation.

·  Fabulous specials from local Petworth businesses – valid only the day of the festival (check out their deals here).

But wait, there's MORE! This year, we're excited to have an amazing line-up of FREE pre-festival family fun! Join Petworth Peanuts at 8am for a Kids Fun Run at Sherman Circle (for ages 3-10), enjoy a free Stroller Strides class with FIT4MOM DC at 9am, and then hop over to Yoga for Movers and Shakers with Lighthouse Yoga at 10am on the Petworth Playground. 

And a huge thank you all of our other festival sponsors, including:
Eddie Suarez (Realtor with TTR Sotheby’s International Realty)
Ryan DaSilva (Realtor with The Navigate Group at Compass)
Capital City Co.
Pepco, an Exelon Company
 District Vet, sponsor of this year's Dog Show
De Colores Spanish Immersion Montessori

Solstice Smiles
Tara Hoot, Petworth’s neighborhood drag queen
 St. Paul's Rock Creek Episcopal Parish
Petworth News
 Our pre-festival activity sponsors: Fit4Mom DCLighthouse Yoga Center, and Petworth Peanuts

P.S. We still need volunteers to make it happen! Join us

Thank you and see you soon,

Petworth Main Street and the CelebratePetworth Team


The Get Out! event of the week is posted on the Cleveland Park Listserv and on All Life Is Local on Thursdays.

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