GREENCASTLE — Over 100 crafters, merchants, food vendors and community groups will be on hand for the 52nd Annual Greencastle Sidewalk Days this weekend.
The annual summer event, hosted by the Greencastle-Antrim Chamber of Commerce and sponsored by Jay Reece Prepaid – Boost Mobile, begins at 10 a.m. Friday with a welcoming ceremony led by Greencastle Mayor Ben Thomas.
Traffic will be closed on Baltimore Street from Route 11 east of the Square to Washington Street, as well as on South Carlisle Street to Franklin Street during the hours of the event from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Friday and from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday.
Activities and entertainment are scheduled for both days.
On Friday, Antietam Humane Society will be presenting adoptable animals from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Kids Zone located at the Greencastle Presbyterian Church, 57 West Baltimore.
At 1 p.m. musician, Mitch Morrill will be performing in the Square followed by Morning Sky Duo at 3 p.m. and Marshall Stone at 5 p.m.
On Saturday, entertainment begins at 9 a.m. in the Square with a puppet performance by Barb & Friends, followed by a demo by Thompson’s Karate Studio.
Music by finalists from Franklin County Visitors Bureau’s A Capella Unplugged contest begins at 11 a.m., followed by Bob Keel at 1 p.m. and South Bound Buffalo at 3 p.m.
Entertainment sponsors for this event include Franklin County Visitors Bureau, Manitowoc, and West Penn Power. The volunteer sponsor is ELM Shoes, and Summit Health/WellSpan is serving as the comfort station sponsor.