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Maryland Faerie Festival

Come visit me this weekend at the Maryland Faerie Festival! I will be dressed in my Faerie finest and selling whimsical handmade crowns, hats and hair pieces!

The festival is Saturday and Sunday May 15th and 16th from 10 AM to 6 PM in the Patuxent 4H Center in Upper Marlboro, MD.

The Maryland Faerie Festival provides an atmosphere and entertainment inspired by Faerie folklore and literature. Join fairies of all shapes and sizes along with vendors and artists in the celebration of Unicorns, this year's theme. Featuring new surprises for children of all ages, with Faerie Mushroom Checkers and Rip Van Winkle Bowling. Enjoy the new and expanded Labyrinth. Look for more intrigue and excitement from the Faerie Treasure Hunt or meet Faerie Royalty. The Maryland Faerie Festival features many vendors, artists, and performances surrounding the theme of unicorns.

For more information visit www.marylandfaeriefestival.org.

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