Sappington House hosting annual outdoor fair


The Historic Thomas Sappington House in Crestwood is sponsoring its eighth annual outdoor fair the last weekend of April.

The festival will be held at Sappington Park, 1051 S. Sappington Road, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, April 29 and Sunday, April 30.

The festival features arts and crafts, garden and home decor, hand-blown decorative glass, jewelry and more. Handmade antique quilts will be on sale. Local authors will be signing and selling books.

Food will be available for purchase from the porch of The Barn Restaurant with live music featuring the Lindbergh Middle School Fiddles, Missouri Fiddles and others.

Complimentary first-floor museum tours of the Sappington House, built in 1808 and on the National Register of Historic Places, will be conducted.

Entrance to the festival is free. In case of severe weather, the fair will be rescheduled for June.

For more information, call 314-822-8171.