My Town: 37th French Market Shopping Extravaganza

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AKRON, Ohio — Artisans and craftsmen from all over northeast Ohio and neighboring states are participating in an annual juried fair.

The 37th annual French Market Shopping Extravaganza will be held Friday, February 21 and Saturday, February 22. Market hours will be 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday.

Admission is $6 per person at the door.

More than 45 artisans are participating in this year’s fair, which will include jewelry, pottery, clothing, outdoor decor, artwork and other works. Raffle tickets will be sold for $1 each or six tickets for $5.

The annual French Market Shopping Extravaganza benefit’s Akron’s WITAN’s Community Project Fund. The fund raises money to provide grant donations and allocations for non-profit organizations and services.

For more information about the French Market Shopping Extravaganza and the WITAN Community Project Fund, click here.

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