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Office of News and Information
Johns Hopkins University
901 South Bond Street, Suite 540
Baltimore, Maryland 21231
Phone: 443-287-9960 | Fax: 443-287-9920

April 16, 2009
CONTACT: Mary Mallaney or
Jon Bernhardt
(410) 516-7692, springfair@gmail.com

Spring Fair 2009: April 24, 25 and 26

WHAT: The 38th annual Johns Hopkins Spring Fair, featuring:

♦ Free admission.
♦ Carnival rides and inflatable games.
♦ Five Free daytime concert performances.
♦ 60 craft vendors with quality work hand-crafted by artisans from across the nation and other commercial goods such as jewelry, clothing, pottery, glassware, paintings, drawings, collectibles and literature.
♦ A children's section promoting literacy where children can step into their favorite stories through interactive games and contests.
♦ An extensive food court featuring a selection of 30 different food vendors.
♦ A non-profit section featuring 35 national and Johns Hopkins non-profit groups.
♦ Beer Garden featuring a variety of beers on tap (Decker Gardens).

CONCERT: The Roots, on Saturday, April 25, at 7 p.m., on the Ralph O'Connor Recreation Center Practice Field. Tickets are $25 for the general public and $10 for Johns Hopkins students with valid student IDs. Ticketing information is online at www.jhuspringfair.com and tickets.zooptix.com.
WHEN: Fair hours
Friday, April 24, noon to 7 p.m.
Saturday, April 25, and Sunday, April 26, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Beer Garden Hours
Friday, April 24, 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Saturday, April 25, noon to 6 p.m.
Sunday, April 26, noon to 5 p.m.

WHERE: The Johns Hopkins University
Homewood Campus
3400 N. Charles St.
Baltimore, Md. 21218
PARKING: On-site parking is available at the South Garage and San Martin Garage, both located on The Johns Hopkins Homewood Campus. Directions and additional parking information may be found online at www.parking.jhu.edu/parking_visitors.html.

Information about the fair is available online at www.jhuspringfair.com.