Festival Info

General Information – The 36th Annual Mushroom Festival

Dates and Times

Saturday, September 11, 2021: 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Sunday, September 12, 2021: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

NEW LOCATION FOR 2021- 600 S Broad Street lot

 

The Mushroom Festival is a rain or shine event. In severe weather some events may be canceled or rescheduled. Updates, when possible, will be made to the website.


 Pets
We love animals too, but…. leave your pets at home. By Kennett Square Borough ordinance, and for the safety of your pet and others, pets are not allowed on the grounds of the Street Festival.


Frequently Asked Questions
Click here to browse the list of Frequently Asked Questions.  You may find a quick answer to your question.

Admission
$5 per person (ages 12 and up). Proceeds from the sale of the admission wristbands goes toward the Mushroom Festival’s grant program.

Satellite parking lots with shuttle bus service to the Festival are available. (click here to learn more). There is limited street parking in Kennett Square during the Mushroom Festival. Finding a space can be difficult, which is why we recommend using the satellite parking lots.




 Street Festival Vendors
The lot of Kennett Square will be lined with nearly 120 vendors for the Festival.


 Where to Buy Mushrooms
Take home some of the freshest mushrooms you’ll ever taste. The Mushroom Sales Booths are marked on the Festival Map.

Your mushrooms will be kept cool and fresh in refrigerated To Jo Mushroom trucks until you’re ready to leave.


Mushroom Festival Souvenir Booth
Show your Mushroom Festival spirit with a 36th Annual Mushroom Festival t-shirt—men’s, and women’s sizes available. The Souvenir Booth is a great place to pick up the popular Mushroom Lover’s Cookbook and there are still copies of the 30th Anniversary Mushroom Festival Cookbook available.


 


Painted Mushrooms Canvas Silent Auction
Check out the creativity of the students from Kennett High school with their painted mushroom canvases. They will be on display during the Festival at the Painted Mushroom Booth  (corner of Broad and State Streets). You’ll be able to take home one of these unique creations if yours is the winning bid in the silent auction!


 Pets
We love animals too, but…. leave your pets at home. For the safety of your pet and others, pets are not allowed on the grounds of the Street Festival.


The Mushroom Festival is a celebration of mushrooms, Southern Chester County, and fun. It is the Mushroom Festival’s policy to provide a safe, family-friendly atmosphere for all Festival patrons and volunteers. Enjoy your day!

Questions?
Call the Mushroom Festival Office: 610-925-3373 or email themushroomfestival@gmail.com