31st Annual Harvest Fest at Bradley Park
In an attempt to make our 31st Annual Harvest Fest bigger and better, more traffic friendly, and more convenient for residents as well as vendors and all encompassed in a more accommodating venue; the event has been moved to Bradley Park this year (48 Albany Avenue). It will take place on Saturday, September 30, 2017 (rain date of October 1st) beginning at 1pm and will end at approximately 8:30pm with a fantastic fireworks display. Admission to Harvest Fest is always FREE!
Bradley Park provides more space for 2 stages to feature many events and entertainment throughout the day and more delineated areas such as an area for Angry Orchard to provide wine and beer to those attendees 21 and older, featured local artists, a designated children’s area to include activities, jumpy houses, and a petting zoo.
Harvest Fest kicks off each year on Friday night, September 29th, with a FREE Family Dance at the Teen Center in Wooster Grove from 7-9pm. The festival itself is hosted by the Village of Walden and the Walden Community Council and is a full day of action-packed events! Below is the tentative event schedule for the day:
1pm – Opening Ceremony
1:15pm – Little Miss Walden Competition, Stage 2
2pm – Baking Competition, Concession stand
2-5pm – Live music provided by Hillbilly Parade, Stage 1
3pm – Donut Eating Competition, Stage 2
3-7pm – Petting Zoo & Kids Jumpy Houses
4pm – Frog Jumping Competition, Stage 2
5-8:30pm – Live music provided by Dan Brother Band, Stage 1
8:30pm – Fireworks Display
Art exhibits, raffles, vendors, food and beverages for the whole family all day long!
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For vendor information contact volunteer Debbie Robb at (845) 706-1570.
For sponsorship information contact Michael Bliss at (845) 778-2177 ext. 1523