The retail event that features the very best makers, vintage purveyors, and artisans has relocated from Springfield Oaks County Park to the Karl Richter Center located 920 Baird Street in Holly. The KRC is home to the Village of Holly Administrative Offices and has over 20,000 square feet of useable space that will be filled with a juried group of vendors that incorporate shabby chic, farmhouse style, industrial, repurposed, vintage, and the cream of the crop makers and doers. The event will also feature its annual HandsOn Handmade Series offering instructional classes and make and take projects.
Weekend in the Country will take place on Friday, September 23 from 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. and Saturday, September 24 from 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Friday night admission is $10, Saturday admission is $6. Ages 12 & under are free. Patrons can park with ease on Saturday by utilizing the Shabby Shuttle from Holly High School (6161 E. Holly Road). Pre-sale tickets and additional information can be found at WeekendInTheCountry.com
Weekend in the Country is produced by Mercantile Fairs, the creator of retail based consumer shopping events such as Handcrafters Markets, Weekend in the Country Vintage & Makers Markets, Junk Bash Vintage Market and Shed 5 Flea. Mercantile Fairs has been in business since 2007 and is one of the fast growing events and marketing companies in the industry. Mercantile Fairs creates, promotes and manages not to be missed shopping experiences. For more information, please visit www.mercantilefairs.com