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Community Day

September 15, 2024

127 The Green, Newark, DE 19971

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    Sunday, September 15, 2024 (Rain date Sunday, September 22) 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. University of Delaware Green. Free

    The City of Newark's Parks and Recreation Department, in cooperation with the University of Delaware, and the Christina School District present the area's premier fall festival on Sunday, September 15. This exciting event features fun for the entire family.

    The Green provides the perfect outdoor venue for local musicians and demonstration groups. A food court will have a variety of foods. Fine Art and Homemade Craft vendors will be displaying and selling their creations, the Children's Area is always a big hit with scarecrow making and more. Community information booths and activities are supplied by a variety of local businesses and organizations.

    Please remember that pets are not comfortable in the heat and crowds of large events, so for their safety and the safety of those attending the event, please leave your pets at home.

    Vendor packages are available at www.newarkde.gov/play. For more information call the Parks and Recreation Office at 302-366-7000 or email parksrec@newark.de.us.

    Interested vendors can register to hold a demonstration or musical performance and will receive a $15 refund off the vendor fee.

    If you are interested in volunteering, you must register under the Volunteer Opportunities tab.

    This program is supported, in part by a grant from the Delaware Division of the Arts, a state agency, in participation with the National Endowment for the Arts. The division promotes Delaware arts events on www.Delawarescene.com.

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