Annual Autumn craft and treasures market planned in Sycamore


SYCAMORE – The 46th annual Autumn Craft & Treasures Market, sponsored by the Sycamore Music Boosters and partnering with Heartland Bank, is part of the Sycamore Pumpkin Festival weekend Oct. 27 and 28.

This event will be held at the Sycamore High School Fieldhouse, Saturday, Oct. 27 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, Oct. 28 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. There are close to 200 vendors featuring a wide variety of quality crafts, handmade wood products, specialty items such as wool products, candles, spices, candies, antiques, ceramics and much more. 

Craft & Treasures Market admission fees are $2 for adults, $1 for senior citizens, $1 for students kindergarten - 12th grade and free for children under 5.  Parking is free.  A handicapped lot will be available on the north side of the field house just off Johnson Avenue. There will be golf cart shuttles running during operating hours. Please note that no animals will be allowed except those used for special needs assistance. Various student music groups perform on Saturday.

Visitors numbering in the thousands come every year from all over Northern Illinois to browse and purchase items for sale. More than 200 adult and student volunteers help exhibitors, supervise traffic, operate the concession stand and work at admissions, guard posts and various other jobs. 

Raffle tickets for a chance to win $10,000 will also be available to purchase at the Autumn Craft & Treasures Market. Raffle tickets are $20 for one ticket or $100 for six tickets. This cash raffle is a fundraiser for Make a Difference DKC and Sycamore Music Boosters; for more information on this please visit makeadifferencedkc.com.

Vendor applications are being accepted as space is available. For vendor information and application, contact Kristine Ohman, Vendor Chair via e-mail at [email protected]

Additional information can be found at our web site at www.sycamoremusicboosters.com.

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