2020 Colonial Market Fair Participants

Click on the underlined participants to learn more about their craft.

This list is updated weekly.

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Craftsmen and Re-enactors

Robert Banzhoff*                                    Surveyor

Joan Betzold                                            Basket Making

Jamie Carter                                            Blacksmith

Michael Carver                                       Colonial Brewer

Paul Gasparo                                          Leather work

Eddie Glawe*                                           Surveyor

Kate Hayes                                              Boxes and Tape, Loom Weaving

Reed Hellman                                         Earth Oven Cooking

Dean Howarth**                                     Natural Philosopher and His Cabinet of Curiosities

Brian Keith                                              Rope Making

Joseph Lamp                                           Robin’s Rangers

Bill Orsinger*                                           Surveyor

Nastassia Parker                                     Seamstress/Jemima Banneker

Roberta Perkins                                      Laundress

Mary Schwartz                                       Doll Making

Shana Selway                                          Author of “Tick Tock Banneker’s Clock”

Robert Smith                                           Benjamin Banneker

Wayne Twigg*                                          Surveyor

Music and Dance

Joan Dubinsky/Craig Packard                Calithumpian Band

Don Francisco                                           Flute

David Fakunle                                           African Drumming

Monumental Fife and Drum Corps       18th Century American Music



Flair Cuisine                                                Vegetarian and non-vegetarian food options available


*Saturday Only

**Sunday Only

Foundation Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 262

Fulton, Maryland 20759

Email: info@bannekerfoundation.com


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Site last updated: 3/16/2021

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Benjamin Banneker Historical Park and Museum

300 Oella Avenue

Catonsville, MD 21228



The Colonial Market Fair is sponsored by the Benjamin Banneker Foundation, Benjamin Banneker Historical Park and Museum staff, and the Baltimore County Department of Recreation and Parks. For more information on the Foundation, visit our website at www.bannekerfoundation.com. The Benjamin Banneker is a proud supporter of the Benjamin Banneker Historical Park and Museum.

Should you require special accommodations (i.e. language interpreter, large print, etc.) please give as much notice as possible by calling the Park Office at 410-887-1081 or the Therapeutic Office at 410-887-5370 / TDD: 410-887-5319.