MARIPOSA — Celebrate summer, celebrate local small business and celebrate hope for children and families in the community as the first Mariposa Summer Fun Street Fair will be on Friday, Aug. 11 on 7th Street in downtown Mariposa.
This free fun-packed, all-ages festival will feature all local merchants, vendors and music. The Summer Fun Street Fair is a perfect event for families and adults alike, with Rio Bravo and the Redding Brothers playing all of your favorite dance songs.
Local chefs, artists, artisans, farmers and entertainers will display their incredible creations for you, and guests will enjoy delicious food, sweets, wine, beer, gifts, games, face painting and art. Music and festivities will start up at 3 p.m. and go until 9 p.m. Organizers encourage everyone to come out and celebrate the summer and support your local community. Sponsors include Sierra Tel.
This event is hosted by local nonprofit CASA, or Court Appointed Special Advocates of Mariposa County. CASA has been serving local foster children in the court systems and community since 2004. A portion of the proceeds from this event will go toward CASA.