Mayfest Returns to Maytown on May 7th

Mayfest is back and will be held on Saturday, May 7th from 10:00-3:00. This year’s theme for Mayfest is “Celebrate Maytown!”. There will be artifacts, demonstrations, shows, food, and fun. Activities are planned for all ages!

Mayfest 2022 will feature:

• Scavenger Hunt using our new historical banners…earn wooden nickels
• Display in the Museum of Old Home Week, the town’s first celebration
• Display of school yearbooks in the Maytown Church of God
• Demonstrators of various historical crafts
• Food trucks loaded with delicious treats
• Folk singers/song writers with a hometown flair, “Glenwood”
• 2:00 Wedding ceremony at the square of a local couple married in the 50’s
• Program featuring second grade students’ songs and dances
• Art contest for local first grade students with all pictures on display
• Traditional Maypole dance
• Historically themed crafts for kids
• Real “PENNY” candy stand
• Car Show
• Quality vendors of all types
• Homemade chicken corn soup
• Agility Dog Demonstrations
• Ever popular town cake walk around the square
• Artists’ show and demonstrations
• Building tours of the old Union National Bank & Jack Frank’s restored garage
• And more…………………

Celebrating the history of our small town is important and we hope that this event will spark local interest and bring together young and old in our community! Won’t you join us?
Questions or to volunteer – Call the Museum and leave a message. (717-426-1526)

Service dogs permitted.