40th Annual Renaissance Jamboree Set For Saturday, April 28

The 40th edition of the annual Renaissance Jamboree will be held this Saturday, April 28, as downtown Bloomsburg will be filled with hundreds of people attending the annual event  full of family activities, live entertainment, craft vendors, food, drink and much more. Free parking with shuttle service will be available from the Bloomsburg Fairgrounds. 

For more information, including a list of entertainment, artists and crafters, nonprofit organization participants and a map, visit the official Jamboree website

The Renaissance Jamboree is co-sponsored by Bloomsburg University and its Program Board, Downtown Bloomsburg, Inc., the Town of Bloomsburg, and The Columbia Montour Chamber.

Here is the news release from the Bloomsburg Police Department regarding parking regulations for the event.

The Bloomsburg Police Department would like to remind everyone of certain parking regulations enforced for The Annual Renaissance Jamboree taking place this Saturday, April 28, 2018. 

The event will close Main Street/SR0011 from Iron Street to Railroad Street, and Market St. from W. Ridge Ave to W. Pine Ave.  Uniformed officers, fire police and regulatory traffic control devices will detour traffic around Main Street using Railroad Street and 6th Street.  The event starts at 10AM and runs through 5PM and is a family oriented event.

No Parking is in affect daily on Main Street and Market Square from 2AM – 5AM.  Parking will also be prohibited on Market Street from Main Street to Ridge Avenue and from Main Street to Pine Avenue.  Additional No Parking will be enforced on W. 3rd & Market Street near the Wesley Church and on Main Street at Iron in front of Saint Paul’s ChurchCars parked in these areas on Saturday will be ticketed and towed 2AM – 5AM. 

Portable restrooms will be located on Iron Street @ E. Main Street, on Center Street @ Main Street, at the Courthouse on Main St., and on Oyer Ave. @ W. Main St.

Handicapped Parking is available at the rear of the Public Library along W. Pine Ave.  Metered Parking is free on Saturday; however all other parking regulations will be enforced across the day. For more information call the Bloomsburg Police at (570) 784-6779.