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Norton Commons Art Festival

Sunday, May 19, 2024 at 11:00am
North Village Square
Prospect, KY
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A Festival for the Rest of Us Poorcastle Festival

Sunday, May 19, 2024 at 2:00pm
Breslin Park
Louisville, KY
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The East End Farmers' Market

Tuesday, May 21, 2024 at 11:00am
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Louisville, KY
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Star Valley Strawberry Festival

Saturday, May 25, 2024 at 8:00am
Borden, IN
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