Fredonia History Days

July 10 & 11, 2015                      
"Fredonia's Best Garden Contest"
 will take be taking 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 10, 2015


6:00 - 9:00 PM      Classic Car Show - Barker Commons, Main St.  Registration is FREE and  

                                    starts at 5pm – sign up at the registration  table. 

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


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

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


Saturday  July 11, 2015

9:00 AM - 1 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.

10:00-12:00                    Registration for the History Parade in Barker Commons East.  With line up at Risley St. & Temple St.

12:00 PM                            Hisortic Parade Honoring Lt. Alonzo Cushing, Past and Present Military Personnel
                                             will take place on Temple St.  There will be a Ceremony in Barker Commons West Gazebo                                                                     immediatly following the parade to remember Lt. Cushing, his service to this community and country                                              and his recent award of the ongressional Medal of Honor  - 
                                                    the medal will be present and on display during ceremony.

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

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

4:00 PM - till S/O    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

7:00-9:00            Historic Candle Light walking tours of the Village of Fredonia - tickets 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 Dec. during the official Village Tree Lighting.

This year's chosen recipient for the donation is : 

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 is always looking for interested persons willing to volunteer and help out with any of our events or if you have more time and want to help promote the community and the area consider joining our Board of Direcotors and help work on planning and implemeting all of our events. To Volunteer or if interested in joining our volunteer Board of Directors send email to