39th annual Mathews Market Days set for Sept. 6-7
The public is invited to visit the Courthouse Green in the heart of Mathews County on Friday, September 6, and Saturday, September 7, from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. for the 39th annual Mathews Market Days.
Also, on Saturday from 8-11 p.m. the public is invited to the annual Street Dance on the corner of Brickbat Road and Court Street. Admission and parking are free.
On Saturday only, shuttle bus transportation will be available at no cost from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. The bus will pick up at Lee Jackson/Thomas Hunter Middle School (Church Street/Route 611) and at Mathews High School (Buckley Hall Road/Route 198) and stop at the corner of Court Street and Church Street. This is also a designated area for handicap loading and unloading.
Street closures have been approved in the courthouse area, which include but not limited to the following: Route 1003, Route 1002 Court Street and Route 1001 Brickbat Road from September 5 at 12:01 a.m. through September 8 at 5 p.m.
Mathews Market Days will be sporting new banners this year, directing visitors to the Spelling Bee Contest and the Classic Cruisers Show and Shine Car Show. Also look for the eye-catching 6-foot-tall blue and white banners with the Market Days logo.
On display under a tent next to the monument will be all entries of the craft and homemade products fair.
More information on Mathews Market Days will appear in next week’s Sentinel.
Visit http://www.mathewsmarketdays.com for more details on Mathews Market Days.