29th annual Connoisseurs’ Marketplace takes place in downtown Menlo Park July 18 and 19
Presented by the Menlo Park Chamber of Commerce, the 29th Connoisseurs’ Marketplace will be held July 18-19 from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm along Santa Cruz Avenue in downtown Menlo Park. More than 200 fine art and contemporary craft exhibitors will be participating at this free event, which will feature a Culinary Arts Corner with demonstrations by 10 Bay Area chefs.
“We are delighted to bring this unique celebration of the arts to the community. We hope you will enjoy the wonderful art, food and entertainment as well as all the terrific restaurants and retail businesses that make downtown Menlo Park such an inviting place to live and visit,” says Fran Dehn, President/CEO of the Menlo Park Chamber of Commerce.
The stage at Fremont Park will host music: jazz performed by Doug Miller and Mike Keating Quintet along with marimba music played by Singing Woods.
There is also a new Kids’ Creative Center where the City of Menlo Park Community Services representatives will offer free art activities all weekend.
Photo from 2009 Connoisseurs Marketplace by Chris Gulker