The 2018 Middletown Peach Festival will be held Saturday August 18, 2018 beginning at 8:45am with the annual Peach parade on Broad Street and will conclude at 4pm. Many activities are centered around Main Street. Main Street and a portion of adjoining N Cass Street will be closed to traffic for the event. Entertainment is scheduled throughout the day around town. There are activities for children, a local artist exhibit, historical exhibits, a peach pie contest, crafts, music, food, games, and of course – Peaches! The Peach Festival is a rain-or-shine event! Last year’s attendance was about 27,000 people.
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The New Castle County Farmers Market Program (NCCFMP) will provide family-friendly, community gathering places for consumers to be able to purchase freshest local foods available. It will also provide alternative educational and marketing opportunities for local farmers, growers, producers and small businesses to help create sustainable, economically viable and socially responsible market system, in addition to improving the variety, freshness, nutritional value and distribution of fresh farmland foods to the community. The NCCFMP is also designed to promote the enjoyment of the benefits of New Castle County Parks and participation in outdoor activity and healthy living.
The NCCFMP will provide a fun, lively, entertaining, outdoor community destination each market session where families and friends can purchase great local goods, foods and produce while also enjoying outdoor activities, live local entertainment and the benefits of each respective New Castle County park venue.