Kirk’s Crossing Events Continues Today, June 22 Through June 23; Main Street Art Fair Set For Today

Community members parade through Kirklin during the Kirk’s Crossing Parade.

The Kirk’s Crossing Festival began its festivities on Thursday, June 20 with the Kirklin Volunteer Fire Department Dan’s Fish Fry at the Kirklin Fire Station, which set the stage for the following three days of festivities throughout Kirklin with more events today, Saturday, June 22.

Kirk’s Crossing will span from June 20 through June 23 with numerous activities for community members of all ages, garage sales throughout Kirklin, the Kirklin Main Street Art Fair and much more. Kirklin Main Street Director Angie Mollenkopf encouraged community members to join the talented artists of Kirklin during the Art Fair, set to take place on Saturday, June 22 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. during the Kirk’s Crossing Family.

“Join us for our 10th Annual Art Fair, showcasing talented artists from Central Indiana,” Mollenkopf wrote. “Explore a variety of works, including jewelry, pottery, paintings and 3D art–there’s something for everyone. In addition to the art, enjoy vintage finds, delicious food and unique crafts from our vendors. Don’t miss out on visiting our charming antique shops, Lady Mae’s Boutique and Kirklin’s Variety Store. Plus, Travelers Point Distillery will be offering tastings and bottle sales downtown. Mark for calendars for a day of creative and community in Kirklin.”

Saturday, June 22 (Town garage sales, face painting by CCHS Choir, food vendors, booth vendors, DJ music and entertainment, yard games, kids events, inflatables all day):

  • Breakfast by The Bridge At park Shelter House (7 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.)
  • Kirk’s Crossing 5K Run At Park with Awards to Follow (8 a.m.)
  • Pickleball Tournament At Park Courts (9 a.m.)
  • Car Show Registration At Park (10 a.m. to noon)
  • Parade Registration and Line Up At Ross and Illinois (11 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.)
    • Following Parade: Parade Float Awards On Stage
    • Freddy Fever Meets Fans and Signs Autographs At Park Until 1:15 p.m.
    • Chicken and Noodle Dinner While Supplies Last At The Legion
  • Talent Show Registration (12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.)
  • Blood Drive: Give Blood At Kirklin Fire Station (12:30 p.m. to 3:45 p.m.)
  • Silly Safari Animal Show On Stage (1 p.m. to 2 p.m.)
  • Car Show On Perry Street with Awards to Follow (1 p.m. to 3 p.m.)
  • Fire Department Fundraiser At Park (1 p.m. to 6 p.m.)
  • Kids Inflatables, Rock Climbing Wall, Bungee Trampolines On Large Ball Diamond (1 p.m. to 7 p.m.)
  • Pizza and Pie Eating Contest Registration (1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.)
  • Talent Show On Stage (2 p.m. to 3 p.m.)
  • Bingo by CCHS Cheerleaders In Shelter House (2:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.)
  • Kids Dance Party On Stage (3 p.m. to 4 p.m.)
  • Corn Hole Warm-Ups/Check-Ins (4 p.m. to 5 p.m.)
  • Adult Pizza Eating Contest On Stage (4 p.m.)
  • Kids Pie Eating Contest On Stage (4:30 p.m.)
  • Corn Hole Tournament On Basketball Court (5 p.m.)
  • Kids Free Door Prizes On Stage (5:30 p.m.)
  • Adult Free Door Prizes On Stage (6 p.m.)
  • Garden Tractor Pull Registration (6 p.m.)
  • Garden Tractor Pull On Park Track (7 p.m.)
  • Free Bubble Foam Party For Kids By Large Diamond (7 p.m. to 9 p.m.)
  • Beer Garden In Shelter House (7 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.)
  • Outlaw Nation On Stage (7 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.)
  • Band Break Adult 50/50 On Stage (8:45 p.m.)

Sunday, June 23:

  • Community Church Service On Stage (10:45 a.m.)
  • Community Lunch At Shelter House (Noon)