Sep. 7—The Smyrna Crafts and Drafts Festival, presented by Superior Plumbing, is Oct. 29-30 on The Village Green, 1282 Village Green Circle in Smyrna.
The festival, formerly known as the Fall Jonquil Festival, features over 150 arts & crafts booths, a variety of food booths, an entertainment stage, a children's section, big screen TVs with all the big games and a beer garden featuring a variety of craft beers.
Artisans from all over the Southeast feature their own hand-made crafts, paintings, clothing, furniture and jewelry. The festival food choices vary from cotton candy, candy apples, corn dogs, hand-dipped ice cream, snow cones, polish sausage, chicken sandwiches and BBQ. The abundance of children's activities includes big and small inflatables and sand art.
Peter Hart's puppet show appeals to everyone in the audience with unique marionettes and puppet characters that sing, dance, juggle, play fiddle, break apart and come back together, squirt water and are even launched by catapult across the stage.
Kids and adults alike will can enjoy Scott Thompson of Peachtree Station performing adjacent to the Food Court. Participants can bring a blanket and sing-a-long.
For more information, call Laura McLaughlin or Bill Watson at 770-423-1330.