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Fenton Non-Profits Host Fun-Filled Craft Weekend November 23 & 24
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October 23, 2013
Fenton United Methodist Church
Holiday Craft & Small Business Expo
State Road Craft Fair
MI - Fenton is known for a variety of great things, but now, thanks to a
partnership between two local non-profits and several businesses it can
be considered a weekend craft fair destination.
well-known events, The Fenton United Methodist Church Holiday Craft
& Small Business Expo and The State Road Arts & Craft Show, are
now being held on the same weekend for the fifth year in a row, on
Saturday, November 23th and Sunday, November 24th.
“This is a
great opportunity to bring the community out to both of these fabulous
events,” says Bonnie Leyder of the Fenton United Methodist Church.
weekend will kick off with the Fenton United Methodist Church Holiday
Craft & Small Business Expo 10-3 PM on November 23. More than 70
vendors will fill two floors of the Family Life Center at 119 South
Leroy Street, Fenton. Enjoy a great lunch! The 1:00 fashion show will be
presented by Creative Fashions, Battle Alley, Holly.
Prize Gift Certificates include a 2 Night Stay at Fairfield Inn, $50
Raymos, 2-$25 Creative Fashions, Mancino’s $30 Certificate, The Quilters
Garden $25 gift card and a certificate for ½ dozen cupcakes from Round
Town Cupcakes! Last year saw $2,000 in Prizes and Silent Auction Items!
Proceeds from the event will benefit the Fenton UMC’s Family Life
Center and its Local Ministries. Admission is just $2.
Road Craft Show is now in its 38th year and features more than 160
juried vendors. The event benefits the State Road PTO with the proceeds
funding scholarships, books and supplies. It will take place at the
Fenton High School at 3200 S Shiawassee in Fenton on November 24 from 10
am to 4pm.
Out of town visitors will enjoy group rate discounts
during the Craft Fair Weekend at Fenton’s Fairfield Inn. Call
810-629-0400, Code FCSN for $74.99 King or Queen. Many other businesses
will also have great deals!
“It’s really going to be a special
weekend,” says Leyder. “A lot of people really love craft shows, and we
encourage visitors to come enjoy Fenton and all of the great businesses
we have here.”
For more information about the Fenton Craft Weekend and all Fenton events, visit www.FentonBeCloser.com.