Downtown Farmington is vibrant and walkable - a gathering spot for residents and a destination of choice for visitors from neighboring communities. Our family-friendly calendar of events fills the year.

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Heart the Art: Hot Cocoa Crawl

Mask up and join us outside on Thursday Nights in February!  Stroll along Grand River with your Syndicate beverage, enjoy live music, shopping, and help direct the mission of public art in Downtown Farmington. A portion of the proceeds from participating businesses will be donated to the next public art project in Downtown Farmington.

Ladies Night Out- April 22nd, 2021

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Grab your friends and join us along with participating merchants for Ladies Night Out held in April and November! Now as you shop, you can enjoy your favorite glass of wine or cocktail in The Syndicate, Downtown Farmington's social district.



Farmington Farmers & Artisans Market

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The Farmington Farmers & Artisans Market, Saturdays from May through November, features flowers, plants, vegetables, fruit and bakery goods. Arts and crafts are also featured while music fills the air.


Art on the Grand
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Art On The Grand, held in early June, is an exciting street fair with a variety of quality work from artists across the country. You’ll find special paintings, sculptures, photographs, jewelry, pottery and much more.


Rhythms in Riley Park - Starting July 23, 2021!

Rhythms in Riley Park fills the downtown with lively music on Friday nights from June through August. All kinds of bands play with one goal – to put you in a fun, summertime mood. Join the crowd of hundreds for these free concerts in the park.


Lunch Beats - Starting July 21, 2021!



Lunch Beats is Downtown Farmington's newest concert series! Bring your sack lunch or carry out at one of our delicious restaurants. You can bring your own picnic blanket or sit on one of the restaurant patios surrounding Riley Park. All performances will be held at the Sundquist Pavilion in Downtown Farmington.


Farmington Founders Festival 
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The Farmington Founders Festival, in mid-July, is a weekend of music, art, crafts, food and fun for all ages. Watch the parade as it marches by and have a great time. The Founders Festival is hosted by the Greater Farmington Area Chamber of Commerce.


Harvest Moon Celebration 
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Enjoy life in a small town as Farmington’s two-day Harvest Moon Celebration welcomes the fall season to the Sundquist Pavilion and Riley Park. Enjoy great bands, hand-crafted beers and delectable wines, and a taste of Downtown Farmington restaurant fare.


Grand Raven Festival
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As the nights grow longer and the season chills the air, our festive downtown spirit takes flight.  Join us in Downtown Farmington during October to enjoy Raven-inspired family friendly fun.



Halloween Fun in Downtown Farmington
 
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Halloween Fun in Downtown Farmington is on 10/26!  Join us for family friendly fun beginning with the Haunted Farmers Market, story time at the Farmington Community Library, a free movie at the Farmington Civic Theater, and Trick-or-Treating downtown from 2-4pm at participating businesses.


Holly Days
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Tis the season to be jolly with Holly Days hosted by  Greater Farmington Chamber of Commerce! Celebrate the season with free holiday movies, visits from Santa and kids’ events. Merchants open for a head start on shopping! 

Due to putting our communities health and safety first, the traditional Light Up The Grand Parade and Tree Lighting have been adapted for 2020.  Click here for more info on Holly Days 2020.


Family Fun in Riley Park 

Great summertime fun for kids, parents and grandparents! Bring a lawn chair or blanket and come enjoy the show. Forget making dinner! Come early, visit your favorite Downtown Farmington restaurants for carry-out and have a picnic in the park.



Historic Charm. Eclectic Character. Vibrant Community. Visit Downtown Farmington.

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Chris Barr
MJ Hrutkay
Sean Murphy and Courtney Showalter
Sean O'Reilly
Theresa Miller
Pat Shelton