Bazaars List For The Week Of June 7, 2018

June 7, 2018 GMT

We’ve got the details on bazaars, fairs and festivals in Northeast Pennsylvania this summer:

Salem Township Berwick Carnival through June 9; 637 E. Fifth Street, Berwick. Food and games.

St. Lawrence Catholic Church Parish Flea Market, June 2, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., 800 W. Central Ave., Williamsport.

Edwardsville Pierogi Festival, June 8-9, downtown Edwardsville. Food and goods vendors, children’s activities and more. Parade, Saturday, 11 a.m. Cookoff contest, Saturday, 2 p.m. Visit edwpierogi.com or Edwardsville Pierogi Festival on Facebook.


Divine Mercy Parish Picnic, June 7-9; 312 Davis St., Scranton. Food, games and prizes. Raffle with $7,500 grand prize. Entertainment: Thursday, The NeXGEN; Friday, Strangers Rock; Saturday, Take 3.

St. John the Evangelist Parish Flea Market, June 14, 5 to 9 p.m.; June 15, 9 a.m. to noon and 2 to 6 p.m.; June 16, 9 a.m. to noon. St. Mary Magdalene Church Basement, 416 Church St., Honesdale.

McAdoo Fire Co. Annual Bazaar, June 14-15, 4 p.m.; June 16, noon; 34 S. Kennedy Drive, McAdoo. Entertainment: Thursday, Stillwater (Unplugged), 7 to 10 p.m.; Friday, North of 40, 7 to 10 p.m.; Saturday, Just Us Polka Band, 1 to 4 p.m.; Toolshed Jack, 7 to 11 p.m. Firefighters parade, Friday, 7 p.m.

Wright Township Volunteer Fire Department Bazaar, June 15-16, 5 to 11 p.m.; June 17, 3 to 10 p.m.; St. Jude Church grounds, 420 S. Mountain Blvd., Mountain Top. Food, games, basket, big ticket items and more. Firefighters parade, Sunday, 2 p.m. Entertainment: Friday, Flaxy Morgan; Saturday, Guilty Pleasure; Sunday, DJ Carol and JT. Visit wtvfd.com.

Swoyersville Community Ambulance 70th Birthday Bazaar, June 15-16, 4 to 10 p.m.; June 17, noon to 6 p.m.; 99 Scott St., Swoyersville. Games, music, vendors, children’s activities and food. Entertainment: Friday, Flatland Rukus, 6 p.m.; Iron Cowboy, 6 p.m.; Sunday, deejay Lisa Provau; talent show and pie-eating contest.

Salem Township Beach Haven Carnival, June 20-23; 1316 Salem Blvd., Beach Haven. Fireworks, Friday. Food and entertainment.

Corpus Christi Parish Seventh Annual Bazaar, June 21-22, 6 to 10 p.m.; June 23, 5 to 10 p.m.; Immaculate Conception Church grounds, 601 Luzerne Ave., West Pittston. Games, flea market, basket raffle, children’s games, instant bingo and more. New food this year includes homemade meatballs and hand-filled cannoli. Entertainment: Thursday, Water Street, 6 to 10 p.m.; Friday, Handsome Devils, 6 to 10 p.m.; Saturday, Orange Whip, 6 to 10 p.m.


St. Leo’s/Holy Rosary Church Summer Festival, June 21-23, 6 p.m., 33 Manhattan St., Ashley. Games for all ages, bingo, free parking, bottles of cheer, instant bingo, children’s game tent and homemade food. Entertainment: Thursday, DJ Bouncin’ Bernie; Kerry Dancers, 7 p.m.; Friday, Strawberry Jam; Saturday, Sister Esther.

Firwood United Methodist Church Annual Festival, June 21-22, 6 to 10 p.m.; June 23, 6 to 9 p.m.; 399 Old River Road, Wilkes-Barre. Games, food and more.

Mary, Mother of God Parish at Holy Rosary Church Block Party, June 21-23; corner of West Market Street and Wayne Avenue, Scranton. Basket raffles, bingo, book nook, children’s game, baked items and a variety of food. Veterans ceremony, Thursday, 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Entertainment: Thursday, Handsome Devils, 8 to 11 p.m.; Friday, Picture Perfect, 7 to 11 p.m.; Saturday, Jim Cerminaro, 5 to 6:30 p.m.; the Chatter, 7 to 1 p.m.

St. Faustina Parish Homecoming Festival, June 22-23, 5 p.m. to midnight; June 24, 4 to 11 p.m.; St. Faustina Grove, 141 Old Newport St., Sheatown section of Nanticoke. Food, music and games. Entertainment: Friday, Flaxy Morgan; Saturday, Iron Cowboy; Sunday, Honey Pot Productions deejays and 40 Lb Head. Mass, 4 p.m. Saturday at the Grove with music by Joe Stanky and the Cadets.

Church of the Resurrection Annual Summer Festival, June 22, 4 to 9 p.m.; June 23, 3 to 8 p.m.; Musser Lane and Main Street, Muncy. Rain or shine. Food, live music, basket raffle, wine and candy wheel, bake sale, silent auction, children’s games, prize and quilt raffles. Entertainment: Friday, Catawissa Military Band, 7 p.m.; Saturday, Richard and Nate Ahearn playing acoustic hits from the 1960s and 1970s, 7 p.m. Attendees are invited to bring lawn chairs; entertainment is free but donations are accepted. For information, call the church office at 570-546-3900.

Our Lady Queen of Peace Parish Flea Market, June 22, 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.; June 23, 7 a.m. to 4 p.m.; June 24, 1 to 4 p.m.; State Route 209 and Weir Lake Road, Brodheadsville. Antiques, furniture, toys, clothes, housewares, silent auction, basket raffle, gift card raggle, bake sale and more varieties of food. Visit www.qopchurch.org.

St. Mary’s Parish Annual Bazaar, June 23, 4 to 11 p.m.; June 24, 4 to 9:30 p.m.; 3529 St. Mary’s Road, Wapwallopen, Dorrance Township. Rummage sale, theme basket raffle. Homemade food including potato pancakes, pierogi, haluski, sausage and peppers, meatballs and chili. Entertainment: Saturday, Flirtin’ with Yesterday, 4 to 7 p.m.; Sunday, Flaxy Morgan, 5 to 9 p.m.

Tunkhannock Founders Day, June 23, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Area of Tioga Street, Tunkhannock. Arts, crafts, food, artisans, musicians.

Elmhurst/Roaring Brook Volunteer Fire Co. Annual Picnic, June 27-28, 5 p.m., June 29-30, 6 p.m., 245 Blue Shutters Rd, Elmhurst Township. Entertainment: Wednesday, Cruise night with 300 vehicles; Thursday, parade, 7 p.m.; Take 3; Friday, The Sperazza Band; Saturday, Old Friends. For information, visit erbfire.org.

Nativity of Our Lord Parish Annual Picnic, July 6, 6 to 11 p.m.; July 7, 5 to 11:30 p.m.; July 8, 5 to 10 p.m.; 529 Stephenson St., Duryea. Giant indoor flea market, cash raffle, bingo, beautiful baskets, variety stands, children’s games and various games of chance. Ethnic and picnic foods, wings, hand-dipped ice cream, bake sale, homemade potato pancakes. For information, visit www.nativityduryea.org. Pre-picnic flea market, July 5, 5 to 8 p.m. in Sacred Heart Hall. Entertainment: Friday, Dawgs, 7 to 11 p.m.; Saturday, The Sperazza Band, 7:30 to 11:30 p.m.; Sunday, Double Shot the Band, 6 to 10 p.m.

Good Shepherd Church Summer Festival, July 7-8; 87 S. Hunter Highway, Drums. Tricky trays, raffles, games, face painting and bounce house. Potato pancakes, pierogi, haluski, halupki, meatballs, sausage and steak hoagies, smoked corn on the cob, pulled pork, ice cream, refreshments, beer and wine coolers. Entertainment: Saturday, Community Youth Band and Cellar Dwellers, 1 to 2 p.m.; The Frost, 2 to 4 and 5 to 6 p.m.; Kartune, 6 to 9:30 p.m.; Sunday, Donny Dee, 1 to 3 p.m.; Elite Dance Troupe, 2 to 2:30 p.m.; Lady A and Destiny Group, 3 to 6 p.m. Fireworks, Saturday, 9:30 p.m.

Immaculate Heart of Mary Parish Summer Picnic, July 8, noon to 4 p.m.; St. Basil’s Church, 101 Church St., Dushore. Picnic under tents on the hill above the church. Creative theme baskets, instand bingo, a cash raffle and a bouncy for children. Sno cones, smoothies, sausage sandwiches and ham dinners. Baking contest, 1:30 p.m. Bingo, 2 to 4 p.m. Polka band, noon to 2 p.m.

Queen of the Apostles Parish Pig Roast, July 8, noon to 4 p.m.; Queen of the Apostles Parish Hall, 742 Spring St., Avoca. Takeout available all day. Additional seating under outdoor tent. Menu includes roasted pig on the spit, wimpies, hot dogs, corn on the cob, salads, dessert, soda and water. Cash prize grand raffle, basket raffle, children’s games and a bake sale. Tickets are $20 for adults, $10 for children ages 6 to 12, and free for children aged 5 and younger. Tickets are available in advance or at the event. For information, call the parish office at 570-457-3412 or visit the parish page on Facebook.

St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish Festival, July 12-14, 5 to 11 p.m.; 116 Hughes St., Swoyersville. Games, prizes and more. Homemade pierogi, piggies, halushki, pizza and more. Entertainment: Thursday, John Stevens’ Doubleshot, 7 p.m.; Friday, Sweet Pepper and the Long Hots, 7 p.m.; Saturday, Hoopla Band, 7 p.m.

St. Joseph Marello Parish Picnic, July 12-14, 5 to 10 p.m.; parish grounds, 237 William St., Pittston. Ethnic and picnic foods include tripe, sausage & peppers, porketta sandwich, pasta fagioli, potato pancakes, pizza, cheese steaks, and more. Beer, wine, and homemade desserts: pizza fritta and cannoli. Children’s games, basket raffles, cash raffles, bingo and instant bingo, and a large indoor flea market. Entertainment: Thursday, Sweet Pepper and The Long Hots; Friday, Flaxy Morgan and a performance by the Masters Athletic Elite Tumbling Team; Saturday, AM Radio.

Our Lady of Mount Carmel at Lake Silkworth Summer Fest, July 13-14, 5 to 11 p.m.; July 15, 3 to 9 p.m.; 2011 State Route 29, Hunlock Creek. Rain or shine, undercover. Indoor air-conditioned flea market and games. Homemade pierogi, piggies and more. Entertainment: Friday, Infinity; Saturday, Sweet Pepper and the Long Hots; Sunday, Flaxy Morgan. Polka Mass, Sunday, 2 p.m., with George Tarasek Polka Band, 2 to 6 p.m.

Slocum Twp. Volunteer Fire Company Bazaar, July 13-15; 1923 Slocum Road, Wapwallopen.

Holy Family Parish Summer Festival, July 14, 5 to 10 p.m.; 828 Main St., Sugar Notch. Rain or shine; under tents. Homemade potato pancakes, pierogi, haluski, wimpies, sausage and peppers, clam chowder, French fries, hot dogs, nachos and cheese, ice cream and sno-balls. Games of chance, bingo, children’s games, cash and prize raffle. Raffle prizes are $1,000 in cash prizes, variety gift cards, food and dining gift cards and lottery tickets. Entertainment: Sammich Kings.

St. Patrick’s Parish Summer Festival, July 13-14, 5 to 10:30 p.m.; 1403 Jackson St., Scranton. Entertainment, Friday, EJ the DJ, 5 p.m.; Old Friends, 7 p.m.; Saturday, Poets, 4 p.m. Outdoor Mass, Saturday, 3 p.m., with the Poets.

St. Eulalia Parish Bazaar, July 19-20, 6 to 10 p.m.; July 21, 5 to 10 p.m.; Blue Shutters Road, Roaring Brook Twp. Grandma’s attics, tricky tray baskets, bake sales, 50/50 cash raffle, games and homemade food. Entertainment nightly. Mass, 4 p.m.

St. Nicholas Parish Bazaar, July 19-21; 226 S. Washington St., Wilkes-Barre.

Exaltation of the Holy Cross Bazaar, July 20-22; church grounds, 420 Main Road, Hanover Twp. Under the big tent; rain or shine. Homemade food, potato pancake express and full-service tiki bar. Entertainment: Friday, Souled Out; Saturday, OZ and Sweet Pepper and the Long Hots; Sunday, 40 Lb Head and Flaxy Morgan. Mass, Saturday, 4 p.m.

Holy Name of Jesus Parish Picnic, July 20, 5:30 to 10:30 p.m.; July 21, 5 to 10 p.m.; July 22, noon to 5 p.m.; Transfiguration Church site, 213 W. Green St., West Hazleton. Rain or shine; under tents. Games, grand raffle, bingo, bake sale, next-to-new stand and tricky trays. Homemade food, including potato pancakes, halupki, halushki, pierogi, fried dough, french fries, hot dogs, hamburgers, pizza, wings, sausage and peppers and soup. Entertainment: Friday, Alibi, 6 to 10 p.m.; Saturday, Big Country, 6 to 10 p.m.; Sunday, DJ Richie Green, 1 to 5 p.m.

St. Barbara Parish Annual Bazaar, July 21, 5 to 10 p.m.; July 22, noon to 7 p.m.; Memorial and Erie streets, Exeter. Air-conditioned flea market and homemade summer foods. Sunday, car and truck show.

Holy Trinity Orthodox Church Annual Bazaar, July 27-28, 4 to 10 p.m.; 401 E. Main St., Miners Mills section of Wilkes-Barre. Bake Sale, children’s booth, instant bingo, gift cards and large baskets. Ethnic food platter with stuffed cabbage, fried pierogi, halushki and kielbasa, pierogi with butter and onions, clam chowder, sausage and peppers, cheesesteak with peppers and onions, hamburgers and cheeseburgers, hot dogs with sauerkraut, corn on the cob, potato pancakes and funnel cake. Entertainment: Friday, Jump Start; Saturday, John Stevens’ Double Shot.St. Maria Goretti Parish Summer Festival, July 27-28, 5 to 10 p.m.; July 29, 4 to 9 p.m.; 31 Laflin Road, Laflin.

St. Paul’s Lutheran Church Summerfest, July 28, 10 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.; 474 Yalick Road, Dallas.

Christ the King Parish Picnic, July 27-29; church grounds, Betty and Main streets, Eynon.

St. Robert Bellarmine Parish at St. Aloysius Church Bazaar, Aug. 2, 6 to 10 p.m.; Aug. 3, 6 to 11 p.m.; Aug. 4, 5 to 11 p.m.; Parish grounds, Barney and Division streets, Wilkes-Barre. Food, games, prizes and indoor flea market. Entertainment: Thursday, Tommy and the Original Tones; Friday, The Tommy Guns Bands; Saturday, Sperazza Band. For information, call 570-823-3791 or www.facebook.com/bellarmine.aloysius.

Sacred Heart of Jesus Parish Family Picnic, Aug. 2-3, 6 to 11 p.m.; Aug. 4, 5 to 11 p.m.; Parish grounds, 215 Lackawanna Ave., Dupont. Games, prizes and refreshments. Homecooked Polish and American foods. Entertainment: Thursday and Friday, John Stevens’ Doubleshot; Saturday, Joe Stanky & the Cadets.

St. Mary’s Byzantine Catholic Church Summer Festival, Aug 3-5; Parish Social Hall, 522 Madison St., Wilkes-Barre.

Annunciation Parish Picnic, Aug. 3-4; St. Gabriel Church, 122 S. Wyoming St., Hazleton. Food, entertainment, children’s game and raffle for a 2018 Toyota Corolla.

Holy Cross Parish Annual Chicken Barbecue, Aug. 5, 11:30 to 4 p.m.; Delaware Ave., Olyphant. Dinner includes half chicken, potato, vegetable and dessert for $10. Children’s dinners include chicken nuggets, fries, dessert and soda for $5. Also available are hot dogs, soda, fries, ice cream, ice cream sodas, basket raffle, cash raffle, bake sale, children’s games, music and bingo. Tickets go on sale July 1 in the church. For information, call 570-489-0752.

St. John the Evangelist Parish Annual Community Bazaar, Aug. 9-11; Parish grounds, Broad and Church streets, Pittston.

Plymouth Alive Kielbasa Festival, Aug. 10-11; Main Street, Plymouth. Food, vendors, kielbasa contest, live entertainment.

Ss. Anthony and Rocco Italian Festival, Aug. 10-12; St. Rocco’s Church, 122 Kurtz St., Dunmore. Food and games. Entertainment, Friday, Dunmore High School Marching Units and Cheerleaders, 6 p.m.; Picture Perfect, 7 p.m.; Saturday, Holy Cross High School Cheerleaders, 6 p.m.; Prima Elite Academy of Dance, 6:30 p.m.; Popstar Drive, 7 p.m.; Sunday, The Luongo Brothers Band, 2:30 p.m.; Take Three, 6 p.m. Feast Day Mass, Sunday, noon, followed by procession at 1 p.m. Fireworks, Sunday, 9 p.m.

St. Matthew’s Parish Annual Festival, Aug. 10, 6 to 10 p.m.; Aug. 11, 1 to 10 p.m.; Aug. 12, 1 to 6 p.m., 78 Ridgeway St., East Stroudsburg. Food, games and entertainment.

St. John the Baptist Church Annual Family Picnic, Aug. 10-13; 126 Nesbitt St., Larksville. Theme basket stand, gigantic flea market, bingo, games and more. More than 40,000 handmade pierogi, halushki, potato pancakes, piggies, clam chowder and more Polish, Slovak and American food. Entertainment: Friday, John Stevens’ Doubleshot, 6 to 11 p.m.; Saturday, George Tarasek, 5 to 11 p.m.; Sunday, a “Pierogie Wedding” story; Intentions, 6 to 10 p.m. Mass, Saturday, 4 p.m.

St. John Vianney Barbecue, Aug. 11, noon to 5 p.m.; St. Pius X Church, 3615 state Route 106, Clifford Twp. Chicken barbecue, 50/50 raffle, basket raffle, games of chance, bake sale and refreshments.

St. John Neumann Parish Summer Festival, Aug. 16, 6 to 10 p.m.; Aug. 17, 6 to 11 p.m.; Aug 18, 5:30 to 11 p.m.; Nativity of Our Lord Church grounds, 633 Orchard St., South Scranton. Food, entertainment, raffles, white elephant sale and more. Entertainment: Black Tie Stereo, Blush and Majic. Call 570-344-6159 for information.

Harwood Fire Company Bazaar, Aug. 17-19, 874 Old St., Hazle Twp. Entertainment: Friday, Kartune; Saturday, Tommy Guns Band; Sunday, North of 40. Firefighters parade, Saturday.

Rock Lake Picnic, Aug. 18, 11:30 to 3:30 p.m., St. Katharine Drexel Parish, 2048 Creamton Dr., Pleasant Mount. Takeout available until 3 p.m. Flea Market, bingo, prizes, games and refreshments. Mass at 6:30 p.m. Square dancing from 8 to 11 p.m.

Our Lady of the Abingtons Fall Festival, Sept. 15, 5 to 11 p.m.; Sundays, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.; church grounds, 207 Seminary Road, West Abington Twp. Saturday, Pig roast, festival food and entertainment. Sunday, chicken barbecue, hay rides, children’s games and bountiful baskets.

Bloomsburg Fair, Sept. 21-29; Bloomsburg.

St. Michael’s Christmas Bazaar, Dec. 8, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., church hall, 106 N. Washington St., Canton. Artisan craft items, raffle, homemade soups, barbecue sandwiches, Christmas candy, breads and cookies.

Don’t see your event? Email it to jumpstart@citizensvoice.com. The listing will be updated with new events through bazaar season. Visit citizensvoice.com/bazaars and facebook.com/nepabazaars for the complete list.