Two-day Hermitage Arts Festival gets underway Saturday
The City of Hermitage kicks off a two-day celebration of arts and crafts this weekend at Rodney White Park.
In addition to entertainment, fun for kids young and old, food, and fireworks, the Hermitage Arts festival features dozens of artists and artisans offering their creations. Admission is free.
You’ll find some of the most unique and unusual, one-of-a-kind gifts, jewelry, clothing accessories, home decor, and artwork for sale by local artists.
Saturday, July 30 • Noon - 9:00 pm, fireworks at 9:30 pm
Sunday, July 31 • 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday, July 30
Noon - 1:30 p.m. • FX Project
2:00-3:30 p.m. • Soundbite
4:00-5:30 p.m. • Steve Vuich
6:30 - 9:00 p.m. • Menagerie
9:30 pm • Fireworks
Sunday, July 31
10:00am. • Boot Camp - Open to the Public with instructors from Cycle Life
11:00am - 12:30 p.m. • Gordan James
2:00 - 3:30 p.m. • Slam Band Sam
Haitian Sensation – Chicken, Rice & Beans,
Macaroni & Cheese, Cupcakes
HHS Cheerleaders – Dippin’ Dots
Miss Elaineous Dance Studio – Meatball Subs and Hotdogs
Ye Old Kettle Korn
Mosses Ears & More – Elephant Ears, Shaved Ice, Cotton Candy, Fresh Cut Fries
Rita’s Italian Ice & Custard – Italian Ice, Misto, Shakes, Cookie Custard Sandwiches, Pretzels
Pap Pap’s Smokehouse - Pulled Pork, Chicken, Sausage, Mac & Cheese
Sandy’s Meltdown - Gourmet Grilled Cheese; Fries
The Whole Sh’bang - Pasta Bread Bowls, Burgers, etc.
The Ice Cream Truck - Ice Cream Novelties
Nacho Mama’s Tacos & More - Tacos and More
Smoky Martin’s - Smoked Pork, Brisket, Ribs, etc.
Saturday, July 30, 2022
Noon-4:00 p.m. • Chalk on the Walk
Noon-4:00 p.m. • OH WOW’s Mr. Ralf
3:30-6:00 p.m. • Mike The Balloon Guy
Sunday, July 31, 2021
1:00 p.m. • City of Hermitage Recognition Ceremony
12:30-3:00 p.m. Mike The Balloon Guy
Community Library will be in the children’s area with books & activities
Studio C - (Wholelife Services) - Handmade crafts
Animal Protection League of Western PA – Candy bars, dog and cat accessories.
Jennifer Neider (Jenny Neider Photography) – Hermitage, PA – Wildlife photography.
David Varner (4 Ever Rings) – Vienna, OH – Stainless steel stamped rings.
Carol Moyer (Carol’s Gourds & Crafts) – Hadley, PA – Birdhouses, bowls, hand-woven rugs, and purses.
Francis Picciotto & Monica Herrera Graces (Anibal Coffee) – Pittsburgh, PA – Featuring Columbian farmers from local Columbian growers.
Melanie Broadwater (Suds & Cedar) – Transfer, PA –Handmade soap and body products.
Bill Hauger – Hand-turned wood products.
Bethany Krystek – Hermitage, PA – Beaded jewelry, crocheted accessories and toys.
Sandy Garcia (Sandy Store Crafts) – Hermitage, PA – Beaded and hemp items for the home.
Denise Carone (Green Acres Alpacas) – Greenville, PA – Alpaca socks, hats, gloves, teddy bears, sweaters, etc.
Judy Rorabaugh – Hermitage, PA – Handmade dog bandanas, blankets, pillows, wine gift bags.
Sam Beneviat (MB’s Gems & More) – Sharon, PA – Rare and exotic gemstone jewelry, paintings on slate, hand-tied fish flies.
Darla Rogers (Pease Pots) – Hermitage, PA – Handmade functional wheel turned pottery.
Wendy Mosbacher (Designs in Polymer Clay) – Meadville, PA – Weird and whimsical pieces of art.
William Wike – Brookfield, OH – Decorative and unique wood products.
Amy Moore (Spirit Seeker Designs) – Canfield, OH – Handcrafted natural crystal gemstone bead jewelry.
Julia Metz (Silver Frog, LLC.) – Monaca, PA – Handmade beaded jewelry items.
Bill Metz (Wood Docs, LLC.) – Monaca, PA – MIxed hardwood cutting boards, wine and beer bottle bird feeders, 3D wooden puzzles.
Mandie Uzarski – New Castle, PA – Crocheted items such as coasters, pot holders, hot plates, etc.
Tracy Jones & Evan Muszik – Hermitage, PA – A Trace of Clay, clay sculptures
Gayle Robbins – Beaver Falls, PA – Sewn fabric items, including purses, wallets, wristlets, etc.
Marlene Sikera Pulaski, PA – Christian artwork featured on greeting cards, prints, candles.
Chandler Beatty – West Middlesex, PA – Wildlife paintings.
Stacey Squatrito (Stacey’s Dolly Boutique) – Hermitage, PA – Handmade designed doll clothing.
Marjorie Zampogna (ohyousillygoose!) – Hermitage, PA – Upcycled clothing, home décor.
Cathryn Stranahan (Ravenmaid Creative) – Union City, PA – Original 2D and 3D acrylic paintings, hand painted ornaments, hemp jewelry, etc.
Stacey Keating (Stella’s Sundries) – Hermitage, PA – Natural homemade soaps.
Luke Allen Handmade line-cut prints
Andie Parady Fiber based pieces inspired by animals and nature
Rory O’ Donnell Paintings, terrariums
Amy Carlos Titus (Eastwick & Co.) - Intention jars, Chakra balancing bottles, Wreaths, Home Blessing Balls
Michael Slefanick (Art by Reef) - Hermitage, PA - Watercolors
Jenna Whiting (Chainsaw Art) - Edinburg, PA - Chainsaw art
Deanna Tyree (Tyree Pottery) - West Middlesex, PA - Pottery
Cynthia Kelleher (Face Paint Pittsburgh) - Mt. Jackson, PA -Face painting
Tabitha Snyder (Healthy Lifestyle Consulting & Developing) -
Butler, PA - Medicinal Jewelry
Jennifer Dombeck - (Jennifer Dombeck Crafts) - Hermitage, PA - Bookmarks, wooden shelves, etc.
Shenango River Watchers - Sharon, PA
Rachel Stine (Querida Designs) - Oil City, PA - Textile and Fiber art
Suzanne R. Rich (Handcrafted by Suzanne) - Austintown, OH - Tree of life designs
Kelly Ryan (Kelly Ryan Designs) - Grove City, PA - Stained glass
Debbie Baer - Brookfield, OH - Handmade jewelry