Released on May 4, 2022 - 9:15am


The Laurel Board of Trade is celebrating its 40th annual Main Street Festival this year, on Saturday, May 7th from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

After a two-year hiatus for COVID-19, vendors, musicians, arts and crafters, and hopefully visitors will be back in a very big way for this rain or shine event.

  • 57 groups are participating in the Parade which starts at 9 a.m.
  • 40 arts and craft vendors, 20 food vendors, and 40 Main Street merchants and other general sales vendors will line Main Street. (Don’t forget to pick up a Mother’s Day gift for mom.)
  • Bands will perform at two locations:

                       -near the former Revere Bank lot at 316 Main Street

                       -at the Quill lot—about 376 Main Street

  • Missing children can be reunited with parents at the LBOT Information Booth at 384B Main Street

Only severe thunderstorms or lightning would force a cancellation. 

Tune into the City of Laurel Social Media site--@laurelcityoem on Twitter for emergency notifications.

That information will also be shared on the City of Laurel-Government Facebook page—and  @laurelpio, @cityoflaurel, and @laurelpd on Twitter and Laurel Emergency Operations Facebook.

The Parade will be broadcast LIVE on Laurel TV-Comcast 996 or 71 or Verizon Channel 12, weather permitting.  You can also watch a livestream at Be sure to check the City of Laurel-government Facebook page for photos and other fun before, during and after the day’s event.

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