The 35th Annual Midlothian Village Day Festival & Craft Fair will be held rain or shine on Saturday, October 15, 2016 at Midlothian Middle School. The day starts with a parade along Midlothian Turnpike. The parade is sponsored by the Midlothian Foundation. More parade information can be found by going to the Midlothian Foundation's website at www.midlothianparade.org.
The Midlothian Village Day Festival is held every year on the 3rd Saturday in October. There is no cost for admission to the Festival.
Games and inflatables are available for the children.
Tickets must be purchased from the MJWC Ticket Booth.
Ticket prices are 75¢ each.
Games for children are
75¢ each (1 ticket)
Inflatables are $2.25 each (3 tickets)
Unlimited (from 10am-3pm) inflatable rides and games wristband pass is $10.00
Food is available for purchase from concession stands located in the parking lot. An assortment of food is available to choose from: usually there are hot dogs, hamburgers, cotton candy, sodas, etc. Cost ranges from $1 to $5 (approximately). Take a look at the Food Vendors page for a listing of food available at this year's Festival!
Live entertainment occurs throughout the day. We have had bands, dance troupes, jump rope groups, gymnastics teams, martial arts demonstrations and more. Check out the stage and see who's up next! If you are interested in performing as part of our entertainment, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Area crafters and retail consultants have booths in front of the school building. Please browse through their wares and get some of your holiday shopping out of the way early! Crafter booths have hand-made items and retail goods - go to the Crafters page to see a list.
There is also a raffle sponsored by the Midlothian Junior Women's Club. Information about both can be found at the MJWC Ticket Booth and Information Tent.
The Festival is sponsored each year by the Midlothian Junior Women's Club, a non-profit organization. The proceeds from the Festival support local charities. MJWC projects include the Cinderella Dreams Project. Charities supported by MJWC include: Richmond Friends of the Homeless, Caritas, Richmond Habitat for Humanity, Hospitality House @ MCV, Meals on Wheels, etc. Finally, MJWC also supports education of students by awarding scholarships to two local high school students and by provided support to Falling Creek Elementary, a Title 1 school. Your support, as a patron, food vendor, crafter, entertainer or Festival attendee, enables us to give back to our community. We thank you!