Here’s what’s coming up on Friday, September 8th!

Fulton County Center for Regional Growth will host the final Twilight Market on September 8, 2017 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. on North Main Street in Gloversville. The Twilight Market is a three-part summer series held in the heart of the downtown business district and is meant to welcome families, community members, and friends for a night of entertainment.

September’s market is themed Fresh Start and will be a great way to start off the autumn season. Market activities will include live music, a farmers market, community tables from Fultmont Community Church, Fulton County Museum, HFM Prevention Council, and Gloversville Public Library in addition to a free showing of The Secret Life of Pets at the Glove Theater, face-painting and a children’s activity presented by Mohawk Harvest Cooperative Market.

North Main Street will also be humming with several opportunities to meet neighbors, volunteer for future activities, and get a fresh start to the new school year. Micropolis Cooperative Gallery will be hosting a meet the artists reception from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. The event will feature the works of guest artist Marion Kratky along with other Micropolis artists. The Chamber of Commerce will be hosting two separate events. From 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., join as the Fulton Montgomery Regional Chamber of Commerce kicks-off its new Women’s Advisory Council. Council members will be on hand to discuss the group’s mission and initiatives. The HFM Prevention Council Art Show will also be taking place inside the Chamber’s rotunda. Experience artwork, poetry and various forms of creative expression by people in recovery and other friends of HFM Prevention Council.

“This summer’s Twilight Market has been an amazing experience and has shown a community spirit beyond what I had hoped for,” said Jennifer Jennings, Downtown Development Specialist in Gloversville. “The Twilight Market’s success this year has definitely set us all up for a promising fresh start as we begin to plan downtown events in 2018. New businesses are opening their doors this month, a new school year has just started, and we are all ready, willing, and able to lend a hand as we focus our attention to a revitalized downtown.”

Vendors present on September 8, 2017 include:

  • Arcadian Pastures (prepared food)
  • Electric Cookie Jar
  • Leaning Tree Designs
  • Libby’s Natural Soaps
  • Merry Hill Farm
  • Peace of Pottery
  • Slate Valley Farm
  • Stump City Brewing
  • Windhover Farm

 

Event sponsors include Key Partner, Nathan Littauer Hospital, major sponsor, Fulton County Board of Realtors, and friends of the market Fulmont Community Church, Micropolis Cooperative, Inc., NBT Bank, Patriot Federal Bank, Shannon Rose Design, and WEST & Company CPAs PC.

 

Twilight Market events for August 11, 2017 include:

Music at the Market

  • 5:00 to 6:30 p.m. – Gloversville Community Music
  • 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. – The Durey Creek Band

Activities Include

  • Face painting and children’s activity – Mohawk Harvest Cooperative Market
  • Meet the Artists event (5-7 p.m.) – Micropolis
  • Women’s Advisory Council Kick-off (4:30 – 6:30 p.m.) – Fulton Montgomery Regional Chamber of Commerce
  • HFM Prevention Council Art Show – Fulton Montgomery Regional Chamber of Commerce
  • FREE movie! Secret Life of Pets (7:30 p.m. start) – Glove Theater *seating is limited, please plan accordingly
  • Before I Die Wall – Mohawk Harvest Cooperative Market
  • More!

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