By Katie Beckmann, Communications Manager
People of all ages from the tri-state area traveled to Blauvelt on Saturday, September 28th to enjoy the Sisters of Saint Dominic of Blauvelt's 69th Annual Autumn Festival, one of the longest-running festivals in Rockland County.
Festival attendees enjoyed a warm and sunny day filled with music, raffles, shopping with local vendors, delicious food, as well as popular autumn activities such as pumpkin painting, pony rides, a bouncy house, slide, soccer kick, football toss, apple toss, and face painting. Those in attendance also were treated with multiple performances from the students of Bach to Rock in Nanuet.
Vendors of the 69th Autumn Festival included: Origami Owl; LuLaRoe; Bach to Rock; Tastefully Simple; Beautiful Things; Mermade by Hand; Manole Bee Hives; Caminez Chiropractic; Club Pilates; Affron Fuel Oil; Young Living; Paparazzi Jewelry; The Art Kraz; Usborne Books & More; Dot to Dot Creations; Toothfairy Pillows by Betty; K&A Essence; Pritchett Apiaries; Catch Bass Apparel; Caricatures by Mia; 7 Chakras Energy; One Little Spark; and Simply Delightful.
Sponsors of the 69th Annual Autumn Festival included: Diabetic Prescription Center, Valentine Electric Inc., Pam & Pat Ray, Beckmann Appraisals, Inc., Crown Trophy, Affron Fuel Oil, Inc., Sarvis Tree Service, Inc., Sunrise Landscaping Service, Inc., Diabetic Prescription Center, Hiep Sanitation, Campbell Fire Protection, Inc., The Diercksen Family, The O'Brien Family, Hogan's Restaurant,Inc., Payton Elevator Co, Inc., Phyllis & Bruce Schweizer, Schulman & Kissel, P.C., Recon Construction Corp., and Sister Maureen Gibbons, OP.