What We Do

We’re the nonprofit that keeps

Kennett Square vibrant


Following the Main Street four-point approach of:


*Design                  *Organization              *Promotion            *Economic Vitality


Historic Kennett Square promotes, supports, and strengthens the economic and business environment and fosters the diverse cultural and social vitality of the Kennett Square community.


Our signature programs and events include:

  • Kennett Square Farmers Market (year-round)
  • Third Thursday on State Street (May – September)
  • Restaurant Week (February & October)
  • Memorial Day Parade
  • Weekend of the Arts – First weekend in June
  • Haunted History Tour
  • Holiday Programming (Light up the Square & holiday decor, Strolling Carolers, Tinsel on the Town)

Our signature fundraisers include:

  • Winterfest
  • Brewfest

Our partnerships include:

  • Murder Mystery Art Stroll – a partnership with the Kennett Amateur Theatrical Society
  • Holiday Light Parade – a partnership with the Kennett Area Restaurant and Merchants Association
  • Christmas in Kennett shuttle to Longwood Gardens for a Longwood Christmas
  • Kennett Holiday Village Market – a partnership with Kennett Township