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Throop Arts + Food Festival

From art classes for kids to creative cuisine, it's the mix making up the second annual "Throop Arts + Food Festival" in Lackawanna County.

Newswatch 16's Ryan Leckey highlighted Saturday's event that showcases more than 70 vendors with a big focus on local mom and pop shops along with area charities.


  • WHEN: Saturday, April 22 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • WHERE: Throop Civic Center, 500 Sanderson Street.
  • COST: Free admission
  • PARKING: Available at the Throop Civic Center and the Throop Little League Field where shuttles will be busing people to and from the free event.
  • ART CLASS SIGNUP: To get involved in the free art classes, registration ahead of time is required. Click here to get involved.

For a map of the layout and vendors that are expected, head here!

For overall event information, click this link!