Warrens Cranberry Festival - Warrens, WI
N 44° 07.817 W 090° 29.994
15T E 700006 N 4889382
Quick Description: The Warrens Cranberry festival takes place the last weekend of September. Warrens, WI is in the middle of Wisconsin cranberry growing country. This small town is inundated in people over the three days of this festival.
Location: Wisconsin, United States
Date Posted: 10/1/2007 11:59:07 AM
Waymark Code: WM2AA4
From the Cranberry festival's web site:
"The Cranfest farm market, antique/flea market, and the arts & craft show offers an incredible shopping experience!
The Farm Market has over 100 vendors with fall produce from painted pumpkins, dried flowers, flavored honey, candy, Amish noodles, apples, and a variety of cranberry items; fresh cranberries, juice, Craisins, cranberry sauce, jams and jellies.
The Antique & Flea Market has approximately 350 vendors selling new merchandise, toys, collectibles, gloves, primitives, sports cards, sweats, fishing & hunting supplies, jewelry, leather, southwestern art, depression glass, crocks, as well as a large art & craft area. You can find these downtown and at the ballpark.
The Art & Crafts Show has more than 800 booths with vendors coming from all over the country. The booths are hand picked for their unusual and interesting art or craft. The Cranberry Festival is a great place to do some early Christmas shopping. In all, the festival boasts over 1,500 booths of arts & crafts, antique & flea market, and farm market items covering more than three miles of booth frontage."
Other activities at the festival include a parade on Sunday, various contests, a military tribute, and tours of some of the local cranberry marshes.
Admission to the festival is free. Parking ranges from $5 on up depending on how close you are to the action.