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Hillsboro prepares for craft show

The 39th annual Hillsboro Arts & Crafts Fair will be from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 20 in downtown Hillsboro.

Approximately 300 vendors from around the state and country and 30 food vendors will have items for sale, including local artists who are selling jewelry, copper items, baby accessories, and homemade jelly.

Parking will be available in residential areas near the downtown area and at Marion County Fairgrounds with a shuttle service. Handicapped parking also will be available.

The fair is rated among the top 100 arts and crafts show in the country and could attract as many as 40,000 people to the town of less than 3,000 people.

For more information, contact the Hillsboro Chamber of Commerce at (620) 947-3506.

Last modified Sept. 10, 2008