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This Weekend's All About Craft Markets and Sidewalk Sales

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EAST PASSYUNK AVE— Crafty Balboa's annual April Showers craft market returns Saturday, bringing with it more than 50 local vendors of handmade jewelry, paper goods, screenprinted clothing, housewares, and ceramics. Check it between 11am and 5pm at the Passyunk Fountain. [Racked Inbox]

NORTHERN LIBERTIES— It's that time year again: The Northern Liberties Spring Sidewalk Sale is back this weekend. Art Star, Duke & Winston, Arcadia, Once Worn Consignment, Swag, Bloom, Ritual Ritual, and City Planter are participating in this year's event, which promises special discounts, complimentary refreshments, and general posi springtime vibes. Discounts vary by store, but Arcadia owner Ali McCloud says to expect 80% off sidewalk buys, $5 vintage, and 15% off everything else in her store. Shop the event 11am to 7pm Saturday, April 26, and 11am to 5 pm Sunday, April 27. [Racked Inbox]

OLD CITY— On Sunday, Old City's Indy Hall Arts will present Synesthesia: Music, Fashion & Fine Art, an event celebrating the artwork from more than a dozen local artists. Expect installations, fine artwork, and original music, all capped off by a live fashion display. Doors open at 7pm. [Racked Inbox]

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