With its tree-lined streets, historical buildings, fine restaurants, and charming shops, Kennett Square is truly a walking town to be enjoyed. Other attractions by foot include a modern YMCA, Bayard Taylor Memorial Library, and Anson B. Nixon Park that includes a lake, groomed trails, picnic pavilions, tennis, basketball and volleyball courts, and a discus golf course. Come enjoy festivals weekends from early May until mid September when the annual Mushroom Festival occurs.
Recurring Events in Kennett Square
(except holidays and/or some holiday weekends like Memorial Day)
Sunday nights 7 p.m.: Open Mic Night @ The Flash
Monday nights 7 p.m.: Blue Monday Jam @ The Flash
March through December
First Friday Art Stroll - On the First Friday of the Month 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Cinco de Mayo Fiesta - Sunday on/before May 5
Kennett Run - First Saturday after Mothers' Day
Farmers' Market - Friday afternoons from mid-May through October
Brandywine Polo - Sundays at 3 p.m. from Memorial Day weekend through September
Memorial Day Parade - Last Monday in May starting at 10 a.m.
Free Concert Series at Nixon Park - Wednesday's 7 p.m. mid-June to early August
Mushroom Festival- First weekend after Labor Day: Parade Fri.eve; Festival Sat&Sun
Kennett Square Brewfest - First Saturday in October
Halloween Parade - Last Wednesday on or before Halloween
Holiday Downtown Open House & Parade - Black Friday (day after Thanksgiving)
Horse-drawn Carriage Rides - Sundays in December - noon to 3 p.m.
Annual Historic Holiday Home Tour - Second Sunday Afternoon in December