Mohawk Valley Events

Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Dolgeville Violet Festival

June 10 - June 12

The Annual Dolgeville Violet Festival 2022

June 10, 11 and 12

Friday, Saturday and Sunday

The Violet Festival preserves the historical aspects of the Village of Dolgeville through the use of innovative, artistic, and educational displays throughout the year. The community’s rich horticultural history culminates with this annual three-day event.

The Festival draws more than 75 vendors, 80 organizations that participate in the parade, and over 10,000 people to the Village during the three-day event.

2022 Schedule of Events

Friday, June 10th

  • 9am Village Wide Garage Sales
  • 6pm-8pm Dolgeville Manheim Historical Society Open
  • 6:30pm The Violet Festival Opening Ceremonies, Welcome at Joe Condello Gazebo, Plowe Park, Presentation of Lyndon Lyon Community Award to Carmelita Maddocks, Crowning of the Violet Festival King & Queen, Bill & Pat Alguire
  • 7pm Violet Festival Princess & Little Mister Pageant
  • 7pm-11pm Whiskey Creek at Rustic Ties (no cover charge)
  • 7:30pm-9pm Dolgeville Community Band Concert at Gazebo

Saturday, June 11th

  • 6am-9am Vendors set up
  • 7am-10am Pancake Breakfast at Dolgeville Firehouse
  • 9am Village Wide Garage Sales
  • 9am-5pm Dolgeville Manheim Historical Society open
  • 10am The Dolgeville Violet Festival Parade
  • 10am-5pm Art Exhibit and Flower Show at The Graystone* (formerly Daniel Green Co./Dolgeville Mill)
  • 12pm-2pm Holiday City Blues Band at Plowe Park Stage
  • 12pm-done Boy Scout Chicken BBQ at Auskerada Place Basement
  • 12pm-4pm Free Crafts in front of Military Monument
  • 12pm-5pm Registration for Pooch Pageant in front of stage
  • 12pm-5pm Tyoe’s Chainsawing Demonstration
  • 1pm Parade Trophies Announced
  • 1pm-4pm Dolgeville Central School Student Art Show K-12 plus BOCES Pre K & Dolgeville Pre K held at The Graystone*
  • 2pm Tour of The Graystone
  • 3pm Tour of The Graystone
  • 2pm-4pm Walrus at Plowe Park Gazebo
  • 4pm-6pm Mini Vans at Plowe Park Stage
  • 6pm-7:30pm Ashleigh DeCarr at Plowe Park Gazebo
  • 7:30pm-10pm Violet Festival’s Got Talent Contest
  • 10pm Fireworks display from Summerhouse Hill

Sunday, June 12th

  • 7:30am Registration/Packet Pick Up “Run for the Violets” , 5K Run/Walk and 1K Kids Fun Run
    Dolgeville Firehouse, 20 S. Helmer Ave.
  • 7am-11am Pancake Breakfast at Dolgeville Firehouse
  • 8:30am Run for the Violets 5K Run/Walk, USAT+F Certification # NY13048JG starts at Dolgeville Firehouse
    (Some streets will be temporarily closed for the safety of participants and motorists. Thank you in advance for your cooperation.)
  • 9:30am 1K Kids Fun Run – Free of charge starts at Dolgeville Firehouse
  • 10am-11am Ecumenical Service at Plowe Park Gazebo
  • 10am-4pm Art Exhibit and Flower Show at The Graystone*
  • 11am-11:30am Poetry contest at Plowe Park Stage
  • 11:30am-1pm Pooch Pageant at Plowe Park Stage
  • 12pm-4pm Dolgeville Manheim Historical Society open
  • 1pm-3pm Lower Tolpa at Plowe Park Gazebo
  • 1pm-4pm Dolgeville Central School Student Art Show
  • K-12 plus BOCES Pre K & Dolgeville Pre K held at The Graystone*
  • 3pm-5pm Remedy at Plowe Park Stage

Ongoing Events Of Saturday & Sunday

  • Craft Show – Flea Market
  • Horticulture and Food Vendors on Main Street
  • Ladies Garden Flower Show at The Graystone*
  • Featured Artist at The Graystone*
  • “Bounce Houses” on Softball Field
  • Village Wide Garage Sales
  • Theme Basket Tickets sold at Violet Festival Info Booth Drawing Sunday about 4pm
  • Dolgeville Central School Art Works, K-12th grades – created by students from Mrs. Anne K. Jasewicz, Ms. Floretta Prestigiacomo and
  • Mrs. Lisa Rohacek classes – on display at The Graystone*
  • Saturday 1pm-4pm & Sunday 1pm-4pm

*The Graystone (formerly Daniel Green Co./Dolgeville Mill)

Details

Start:
June 10
End:
June 12
Event Categories:
, ,

Venue

Dolgeville, NY
56 S Main St
Dolgeville, NY 13329 United States
+ Google Map
View Venue Website

Details

Start:
June 10
End:
June 12
Event Categories:
, ,

Venue

Dolgeville, NY
56 S Main St
Dolgeville, NY 13329 United States
+ Google Map
View Venue Website