sunday, juNE 2, 2019, 11am-4 pm
Yorklyn Day returns in 2019 for our third year! Watch for announcements and opportunities for artists, vendors and event details!
HIGHLIGHTS FROM LAST YEAR’S EVENT: We've got the Yorklyn Day Brochure ready for you to look at. See what this special day has in store for you. YORKLYN DAY BROCHURE 2018.
Discover the historic hamlet of Yorklyn, Delaware, and enjoy family fun for all ages! At CCArts, experience live music on our outdoor stage, a juried artisan’s market, kids art activities, pottery wheel demo, plein air painting demo, a beer garden tent, Whereabouts Cafe and more food options and a sidewalk chalk festival.
Ample free parking is provided at H.B. Middle School, with complimentary shuttles allowing easy access to all the event locations including Auburn Heights (for Steamin' Day fun), The Yorklyn Pool for pickleball demos and tours of the pool, Dew Point Brewing Co. for outdoor music, lawn games, beer sampling and more food trucks, and the Yorklyn Bridge Trail, where a lively Kid Zone including pony rides, Jungle John plus more vendors and food trucks await. ADMISSION IS FREE! Some fees are associated with select activities (such as train/antique auto rides and mansion tours at the Auburn Heights estate, though the estate and museum are open for free).
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Juried Artisans include:
Mary Adams, Feather Stitches, Totebags with designer fabrics
Nancy Butler, Alley Cat Jewelry Studios, Beaded jewelry
Pam Horstmann, Painted Threads, Handwoven and felted clothing and accessories
Svetlana Howells, Svetlana Designs Jewelry, Jewelry inspired by nature and garden themes, lavender products.
Carole Huber, Potted, Clayworks, Functional stoneware
Sandra Johnson, Plain Work, Handcrafted Leather bags
Fran Kovatch, Rustic Aesthetic, Jewelry and soy candles in vintage containers
Becki Mott-Lynn, Flossie’s Umbrella, Jewelry with Vintage components
Stephanie Przybylek, Creative Animal, Paintings on wood, canvas and driftwood with nature and coastal themes
John Styer, The Lathe-Meister, Functional wood items for the home
Sue Ann Cox, The Fairy Potter, Clay fairy houses and Delaware landmark pottery.
Gilda Jennings, GCJ Uniques, Jewelry using gemstones and natural materials.
Mary Coleman, Quilted fabric baskets, runners, pillow and wall hangings.
Proceeds from the event benefit the Center for the Creative Arts and Delaware State Parks.
EVENT DETAILS: The event will be held on Sunday, July 1, 2018, from 11am to 5pm in the heart of Yorklyn, Delaware. Primary activities take place at five central locations — (1) Auburn Heights Estate, 3000 Creek Rd.; (2) Center for the Creative Arts, 410 Upper Snuff Mill Row & Rt. 82; and (3) Yorklyn Bridge Trail, 1157 Yorklyn Rd.; (4) Dew Point Brewing Co., 2878 Creek Rd; The Yorklyn Pool, 389 Lower Snuff Mill Row — with shuttles providing continuous pick-up and drop-off service to all areas, including ample free parking at H.B. Middle School (745 Meeting House Rd., Hockessin).
Here’s more information about the event:
Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/YorklynDay/