Portage Parks Department to host market on the square beginning July 10

By: Portage Parks and Recreation Last Updated: June 30, 2020

Music, crafts, food and movies will once again fill Founders Square Park here beginning July 10.

The Portage Parks and Recreation Department will host Market on the Square every Friday from July 10 through Sept 11 at the downtown park, located just north of Central Avenue and west of Hamstrom Road.

The market will be held from 3 p.m. to 9 p.m. and feature vendors selling unique crafts, breads, jams and food. Music will begin at 6 p.m. featuring bands from throughout the Region, with Dan Reisen kicking it off on July 10. Free family-oriented movies will begin each Friday at dusk, with "Frozen 2" on July 10.

For more information on the Market on the Square, contact Amy Armstrong, Portage Parks and Recreation program and events coordinator, at 219-762-1675.