CLEARFIELD – Everyone is invited to “have fun” at 10e Annual downtown Clearfield Fall Festival October 9.
The festival is organized in conjunction with the Clearfield Pumpkin Run / Walk 5K and a car, truck and motorcycle show.
The day begins with the 5km race through the streets of Clearfield. The registration day will take place from 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 a.m.
The runners will take to the streets quickly at 8:30 am. More information is on www.DiscoverClearfield.com.
Vendors will fill Market, Locust and Third streets for the Family Fall Festival, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Free entry.
Festival-goers can partake in a range of fall dishes while mingling with over 100 artisans.
Their works will range from ceramics, wood, leather and metalwork to jewelry, glass, photography and mixed works of art.
Many downtown merchants will also be offering fall sales and there will be live music at the Courthouse Plaza.
Local country artist Joe Quick will perform from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and Temptation Alley from 1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Children will have the chance to “Chalk Up Clearfield”, as well as participate in other games, activities and face painting.
The eighth annual Auto, Truck and Motorcycle Show will take place in and around the Third Street parking lot.
Registration will take place from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Registration is $ 10 and proceeds will go to the Wounded Warrior Project.
Art teachers and students from the Clearfield Area School District created scarecrows to decorate the downtown area for fall.
Everyone is encouraged to vote for their favorite at the Clearfield Revitalization Corp booth. on Third and Market streets.
At 1 p.m., the Howl-O-Ween Pet Parade will take place in the Express Café parking lot.
The parade is sponsored by the Allegheny Spay & Neutral Clinic, Waggin ‘Trains and In-Home Pet Sitters of Central PA.
Animals must be kept on a leash and up to date with their vaccines. No animal should be forced to wear costumes that cause discomfort or injury.
You can bring your pet in disguise and owners are welcome to dress up as well. Prizes will be awarded; participation is free.
In addition, the Clearfield Arts Studio Theater will host the “Tussey Mountain Moonshiners” at 2 pm as part of the day’s festivities.
At 2 p.m., Habitat for Humanity will welcome John Farr, Chairman of the Board, to his home from his bike ride that began in South Carolina.
For more information, please call 814-765-6000; e-mail: [email protected] or visit www.DisoverClearfield.com.