The Dutchfest offers family fun for everyone! Check out our list of activities here –

SCA 5K Run/ Fun Walk

Saturday, May 7, 2022

The SCA 5K is part of the Dutchfest Spring Fling. The race starts and ends on the Shalom campus. The 5K course begins and ends Shalom’s soccer field, crosses the picturesque Conococheague Creek and going over rolling country roads. The course is mostly asphalt but there is a portion that is grass.

5K Divisions: 8 & Under, 9-10, 11-12, 13-14, 15-16, 17-20, 21-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+
1st place medals will be awarded to the male and female winner of each division. $50 prize for male & female over-all winner.

More information coming soon. Check back soon for registration!




Kids Activities

The Shalom DUTCHFEST offers activities for children of all ages – check out the tractor pulled barrel ride, face painting, 3 bounce houses, petting zoo, sports competitions, and a number of indoor activities (rain or shine). Purchase children tickets at the Information Booth.

$6 – all day wrist bands
$10 – all weekend wrist bands
50¢ – single tickets

Friday Activities include:
Tractor Pulled Barrel Ride – 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm
3 Bounce Houses – 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm
– Ages 4 and younger
– Kindergarten – 2nd grade
– 3rd-5th grade

Saturday activities include:
Pony Rides – 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Petting Zoo – 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Preschool Game Room – 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Game Room – 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Craft Room – 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Goldfish Room – 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Face Painting – 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Tractor Pulled Barrel Ride – 10:00 am to 3:00 pm
Bounce Houses – 10:00 am to 3:00 pm
– Ages 4 and younger
– Kindergarten – 2nd grade
– 3rd-5th grade

SCA Fun Walk

The SCA 1K Fun Walk will be held on Saturday, May 7 at 10:00 am. The cost is $10 and includes a free t-shirt if registered by Wednesday, April 14th. Mr. Shaker and Shalom teachers will lead all contestants on the fun walk. There will be several stops for challenge exercises (not tough ones). All students in PreK* through 2nd grade are eligible to participate in the challenge. Those who complete the challenge will receive a special edition Shalom Dutchfest Spring Fling activity fun bag. Space is limited to the first 60 participants.
*Please note – PreK students must have parent/guardian accompany them. 

Registration coming soon.

Used Book Sale

Hundreds of used books (fiction, non-fiction, children’s, cooking, and more!) are available for a bargain – we also have magazines and movies. Priced to sell!


The 2022 Shalom Dutchfest will feature local small business vendors! Want to be a vendor? Call 717-375-2223.