Prosperity's Hoppin' with Arts & Crafts
May 12, 2023 and May 13, 2023
May 12, 2023 Prosperity Business Association will host the Inaugural BBQ Competition as part of our Sesquicentennial Celebration. Cooks will fire up the smokers and bring a festive feel to our downtown. Beginning at 6 pm Live Blue Grass Music will be on the Main Stage and the square will come alive with Blue, Brew and BBQ.
The Prosperity's Hoppin' with Arts and Crafts Festival continues on Saturday May 13 when judging the BBQ Contaest takes place at 10 am on the Main Stage. We celebrate not only our local arts and crafts and downtown stores, there will also be 40+ vendors in our Prosperity Market set up in the square, which will be closed to traffic. A kid zone will be set up with carnival rides and games for the young and young at heart.
Prosperity's Hoppin' Festival is also about our town's history, 2023 Prosperity turns 150 years young and we have plenty to do and see to celebrate our Sesquicentennial. Come out on May 12, 6pm to 10 pm and Saturday, May 13, 2023 - 10 am to 3pm and enjoy our vast Market in addition to our wonderful shops and restaurants Prosperity has to offer.
Oh yea, and you can take your picturet with the largest sculpture of a frog in the Southeast by local metal artist James Sizemore. Why? Because our town was once known as Frog Level.
Food? Don't worry about it. With several local restaurants downtown, and other local food vendors, you are taken care of.
Join us Friday, May 12 2023 from 6:00 pm until 10:00 pm in the Downtown Square for the Inaugural Prosperity's Hoppin' with Arts and Crafts BBQ Cook Off and come back May 13 at 10 am to see the winner crowned and enjoy the festival.
Interested Arts and Crafts vendors for Saturday morning in the Square?
· Cost of 10' x10' space on the square is $50.00. The square will be closed to traffic.
· You must provide your own tent and tables do your own set up
· Deadline for applications is Thursday, April 27, 2023.
Click here for vendor form: VENDOR FORM 2023 HOPPIN'
Cliick here for BBQ Contest Registration: BBQ Contest Registration