Fredonia History Days

July 8 & 9, 2016                      
"Fredonia's Best Garden Contest"
 will take place this weekend!
  Entries will be accepted in two catagories; 
"Best Flower Garden"  & "Best Vegetable Garden"
Applications will be made available on line and at 
various locations in the village beginning late May/early June

Friday  July 8, 2016


6:00 - 9:00 PM      Classic Car Show - Barker Commons, Main St.  Registration is FREE and starts at 5:00 PM – sign up at the registration table.  

7:00 - 9:00 PM      Historic Candle Light walking tours of the Village of Fredonia - tickets can be purchased the night of at the Village information booth    

                                           Barker Commons Park


Live music in the gazebo by  from 6:00-9:00 PM  

***CANCELLED*** DFT Telecommunications will be holding their BBQ chicken & ribs fundraiser this evening as well...visit them at 44 Temple St.


Saturday  July 9, 2016

9:00 AM - 1:00 PM          Fredonia Farmers' Market - Church St. in front of Village Hall , various foods and craft vendors

9:00 AM - ?                       Antique vendors will be set up on "Antique Avenue" (Church St.) behind the Gazebo where you can shop for hidden gems one of 

                                            kind items and old treasures, (weather permitting)

10:00 AM - 6:00 PM        Re-en-actor Encampment - meet re-en-actors from the Civil War in Barker Commons East Main St.  Learn about life during the civil 

                                            war and in Fredonia's early days

10:00 AM - 6:00 PM        Historical Organizations and Authors displays in the history tent - Barker Commons West Main St.
10:00 AM - 12:00             Registration for the History Parade in Barker Commons East.  With line up at Risley St. & Temple St.

10:00 AM - 6:00 PM        Craft & Food Vendors Barker Commons West

10:00 AM - 6:00 PM        Psychic/Mediums will be available to do various types of readings throughout the park (Fee)

4:00 PM - till S/O              ***CANCELLED*** Fredonia High School Key Club Chicken BBQ fundraiser on Church St. in front of Village Hall

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM           Live music in the Gazebo, Band TBA

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM           Historic Candle Light walking tours of the Village of Fredoniatickets can be purchased the night of at the Village info. booth Barker Commons Park

More events to be added!!



There will also be a 50/50 raffle over the 2 day Festival.  Tickets are $2 each or 3 for $5. 

Proceeds will be part of  Festivals Fredonia Annual "Give Back Donation"
Donation will be made during the Miracle on Main St. Festival in December during the official Village Tree Lighting.

This year's chosen recipient for the donation is : 

Forest Lodge #166 Free & Accepted Masons


Details will be added as they become available so make sure to check back often!!

If you are interested in being a vendor at or participating with this festival
or have questions, contact event Chair, Jamie Rocque at

To receive an application via mail / email please email event chair Jamie Rocque at and be sure to include what type of vendor you are, product you wish to sell, your name, number, email address and your mailing address and an application will be sent to you.


Festivals Fredonia, Inc. is always looking for interested persons willing to volunteer and help out with any of our events.  If you have the time and the energy, and want to help promote the community and the surrounding area, consider joining our Board of Directors and help with planning and implementing our events. To Volunteer or if interested in joining our volunteer Board of Directors, send an email to