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Fall Harvest Festival 2018

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Name: Fall Harvest Festival 2018
Date: October 8, 2018
Time: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM EDT
Event Description:

Come to downtown Newburyport on Sunday & Monday of Columbus Day weekend for our annual Fall Harvest Festival! Enjoy great food, live music, and family fun while celebrating autumn's arrival. Explore downtown shops as well as craft vendor booths from artisans all over New England!

Bring the kids in the morning for children's entertainment in Market Square.

17th Annual Scarecrow Contest
One of the most fun parts of the Newburyport Fall Harvest Festival is the fun, interesting scarecrows decorating all the lamp posts downtown. This year will be the 17th annual scarecrow contest! This contest is free, fun, & open to the public! Entries by individuals, families, teams, schools, churches, clubs, organizations, and businesses are all welcome. The goal of this contest is to create a gallery of fun, inventive scarecrows throughout Market Square. Get creative!   Click here for an application.


Vendors are now being accepted for several types of spaces.  Please click on the appropriate application for more information. CRAFTERS - Only handmade products are accepted.


Food Vendors
10am - 5pm Sunday & Monday in Market Square

Craft Show
10am - 5pm Sunday & Monday

Kids' Entertainment - Market Square
Sunday & Monday from 10:30-11:30 am
10:30AM-11:30AM Brian Doser performs children's entertainment

Live Music in Market Square 1pm - 4pm
1:00PM - 4:00PM Party On band performs

Scarecrow Contest Judging - PEOPLE'S CHOICE
Sunday 12pm to Monday 2pm

Event Media:
Downtown Newburyport
Date/Time Information:
Sunday & Monday,
October 7 & 8
10:00am - 5:00pm
Contact Information:
Elisabeth Hurley, 978-572-1494
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38R Merrimac Street, Newburyport MA 01950
Phone: 978-462-6680
Fax: 978-465-4145