Gone, but Not Forgotten: Crafts and Curiosities

Saturday, August 26, 12-5pm

Peruse a curated collection of unusual antiques, assorted oddities, vintage items, artwork and handmade wares at this outdoor market of the macabre. Taking place in the most fitting of venues - a 181-year-old Victorian cemetery - visitor’s will have the opportunity to explore their morbid curiosity, in addition to Laurel Hill’s scenic grounds and rich history. The afternoon will include music, cocktails and self-guided tours of the cemetery—don’t forget to bring cash! Victorian and/or Steampunk attire is encouraged.

The event will take place on Saturday, August 26 from 12-5pm at Laurel Hill Cemetery’s Gatehouse entrance at 3822 Ridge Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19132. Free parking is located in the lot across the street from the Gatehouse. The pre-scheduled rain date is Sunday, August 27 from 12-5pm.

There is a suggested $5 donation in support of historic Laurel Hill. Donations can be made at the door or online at www.thelaurelhillcemetery.org.

Vendors may apply by completing an application form. Accepted vendors will be notified via email.

Tickets 



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