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Fall Festival accepting vendor applications for community event on campus

A variety of crafts and food booths pepper the Fall Festival landscape.
6/14/2011 —


10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m., Saturday, October 1

Craft Vendors: $40 and $25
Food Vendors: $100

The Fall Festival committee at Penn State New Kensington is accepting applications through July 1 for food and craft vendors who want to set up booths during the third annual campus-wide event.

The festival runs from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. and features a free outdoor concert, as well as a car show, bed races, kids activities, and an alumni tent. The craft vendor fee is $40 with access to electrical power or $25 without power.

The food vendor fee is $100 and includes a 10' x 12' space, a table and two chairs, and electrical power. Only one vendor can sell a particular food item, and the applications will be reviewed on a first-come, first-served basis.

For more information, contact Sharon Levett at 724-334-6012 or sql1@psu.edu via e-mail. For more about the Fall Festival, visit http://www.nk.psu.edu/FallFestival online.

About the Fall Festival
The third annual Fall Festival, a community event geared to local residents, as well as students and alumni, is set to run from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 1, spread over the campus's 72 acres.

Events will include food vendors, car show, bed races, kids activities, an alumni tent, and an outdoor concert. The festival committee is currently in the planning stages of the schedule of events.

The festival gets underway officially the day before with the third annual Chancellor's Gala. The event brings together donors, alumni, students, faculty and staff, and features dinner and entertainment.

For more information on the Chancellor's Gala, call 724-334-6056.

The third annual community Bed Race hightlight's festival activities.


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