East Village Fair
Our 184th Fair: October 1, 2022
Enjoy! This year celebrate our vibrant East Lexington community! We will host an amazing flea market in our Community Center, and much more outdoors, including a bake sale, plant sale, flea market and book sale and other fall activities.
You Can Help!
Sections and programming are being planned now through September. Please reach out to email@example.com to participate!
Donation Guidelines for 2022
One of America’s Oldest Community Fairs
In 1839 the “Ladies of East Lexington” held a fair to raise funds “to aid in the erection of a Christian Church in East Lexington.” That first fair included a toy shop for children and entertainment by the Brigade Band. The tradition has continued almost every year since. At right, 1951 fair-goers celebrate with 19th century costumes.
Today, Follen’s October fall festival fair joins nearby Waldorf School, Wilson Farms, and the Lexington Historical Society to celebrate our heritage and welcome the harvest. The fair includes a big flea market, children’s games, food hot and cold, produce, pies, cheese, crafts, music, and much more.