Previous Marketplace Events

Here are some of our past events from the Spring 2012 season of the Glassboro Marketplace.

April 7:  OPENING DAY
Featuring free photos with the Easter Bunny and Easter games for kids of all ages.

April 14:  GLASSBORO GOES GREEN
Join the Borough as they promote “Green” living ideas.  The Highway Department will even have their Shred Truck available to shred all of your old documents.

April 21:  BATTLE OF THE BANDS COMPETITION
Join local bands as they compete for first place in Glassboro’s Battle of the Bands and join Rowan for siblings weekend around town.

April 28:  BATTLE OF THE BANDS COMPETITION FINALISTS
Join our judges as they choose which band will be number one!

May 5:   GLASSBORO’S 4TH ANNUAL HEALTH FAIR
As part of the Governor’s Wellness Campaign, the Borough of Glassboro encourages and supports healthy living.  Glassboro’s Annual Health Fair will be located at the Marketplace from 11:00am – 2:00pm with a variety of vendors providing everything from blood pressure testing to fitness demonstrations.

May 12:  MOTHER’S DAY EXTRAVAGANZA
Find anything you need for that special Mother’s Day gift.  Plants and flowers will be in abundance along with special crafts made by Glassboro High School students.

May 19:  GLASSBORO VINTAGE SOUTH JERSEY WINE FESTIVAL
Sponsored by the Wine Growers of South Jersey, the festival will include wine tasting, music, crafts and lots of food.

May 26:  BBQ CHALLENGE
Join local BBQ chefs from around the region as they compete for first prize and enjoy some good old country music while you are tasting all the goodies!

June 2:  END OF SCHOOL CELEBRATION
The Marketplace plays host to a Dunk Tank to raise funds for Angels of God clothing Closet. Families will also enjoy a visit with a Glassboro Fire Truck and get free fire safety information.

June 9:  MEET THE AUTHOR & ARTIST
The Marketplace will be featuring a special meet & greet with local authors and artists.

June 16:  FATHER’S DAY BURGERS AND BEER
Glassboro’s Landmark Americana presents Father’s Day Burgers and Beer at the Glassboro Marketplace.  Bring the entire family for fun activities, food and live entertainment by Swedesboro’s own East Ave. Band, plus Marketplace vendors with produce, wine, flowers, specialty foods and gifts.

June 9:  MEET THE AUTHOR & ARTIST
The Marketplace will be featuring a special meet & greet with local authors and artists.

June 16:  FATHER’S DAY BURGERS AND BEER
Glassboro’s Landmark Americana presents Father’s Day Burgers and Beer at the Glassboro Marketplace.  Bring the entire family for fun activities, food and live entertainment by Swedesboro’s own East Ave. Band, plus Marketplace vendors with produce, wine, flowers, specialty foods and gifts.

July 12:  JULY SUMMERFEST

August 9:  SUMMERFEST CONTINUES - DOO WOP TRIBUTE FESTIVAL

August 31:  CRUISE NITE CAR SHOW
Join fellow automotive enthusiasts as they show off their cars, trucks and motorcyles of all kinds. Includes food, music and family activities.

September 15:  ST. ANTHONY’S ITALIAN FESTIVAL
Get a taste for Italian-American heritage (Glassboro style) as St. Anthony’s Society and the Borough of Glassboro present food and wine favorites, entertainment and family activities.

October 6:  UNITY DAY
Celebrate Glassboro’s diverse cultures in a fun-filled family day. Come out for music, food, kids’ amusements, crafters, a car show, an art show and 4H demonstrations. The event moves to the Bullock School in case of inclement weather.

October 13:  CRAFT & CRAFTS FESTIVAL
Check out downtown Glassboro’s first Craft Brewery festival plus a mega craft fair sponsored by the Glassboro VFW Ladies Auxiliary.