Event: Apple Harvest Festival
Venue: Welles Street Riverfront Park – Glastonbury
Date: October 13th-15th
Description: Located at a bend of the Connecticut River, the Apple Harvest Festival and 5K Race has continually been ranked as one of the state’s most popular events, including Hartford Magazine’s #1 Best Annual Fesitval. Enjoy three days of live music, vendor booths, food trucks, amusement rides, the Angry Orchard 5K, a Harvest Pub and much more. It’s an all around experience, that new generations revisit year after year.
Event: 35th Annual Fine Arts and Crafts Festival
Venue: Roseland Cottage Museum – Woodstock
Date: October 14th-15th
Description: Roseland Cottage hosts one of the leading juried fine arts and crafts shows in New England, featuring 175 local artisans and their wares: jewelry, painting, printmaking, woodwork, pottery, clothing, metalwork, and much more. Enjoy live music, a food court, and first-floor tours of Roseland Cottage.
Event: Friday Night Food Festival
Venue: River Island Art Park – Woonsocket
Date: October 13th
Description: The Friday Night Food Festival is a family-friendly outdoors event that highlights local food vendors, artisans, and entertainment for the community. The October 13th event will be partnering with Woonsocket’s Parks & Recreation Department to host “movie in the park”. At 7:30 we will be playing Disney’s “Hocus Pocus”, so don’t forget your lawn chairs and blankets! Admission is FREE!
Event: Revolutionary War Encampment
Venue: Amos Greene Farm – Charlestown
Date: October 14th
Description: The Charlestown Historical Society will present a Revolutionary War Encampment at the historic Amos Greene Farm in Charlestown. The encampment will be portrayed by the 2nd RI Regiment, British, 54th of Foot, and the French. The day will include skirmishes, a reading of the Declaration of Independence, an historical cemetery visit and daily camp life exhibitions. Also performing will be the Cape Cod Blue Jackets Fife & Drum Corp. Historically-related vendors and crafts exhibitions. Parking will be at the Charlestown Elementary School, 363 Carolina Back Road Rt. 112, and there will be a shuttle bus to take visitors to the farm site. A donation of $5.00 for adults 14 years and over is suggested. No pets.
Event: Community Center of Northern Westchester Annual Benefit
Venue: Bedford Historical Hall – Katonah
Date: September 30th- October 1st
Description: The Center’s Cocktail Party and Auction raises funds to provide food, clothing, and other programs to families in need in Northern Westchester Recent auction items included Broadway tickets to The Book of Mormon and Kinky Boots; a golf outing with a former Rangers player, a private tour of The Frick Collection and local restaurant experiences.
Event: Pound Ridge Harvest Festival
Venue: Pound Ridge Town Park – Pound Ridge
Date: October 14th
Description: The Pound Ridge Harvest Festival is a celebration of local food and culture. Free to enter, the Harvest Festival highlights local merchants and specialty food purveyors who select their most enticing dishes to serve. Craft breweries are on hand with copious pours of the finest brews, and a wine tasting features a variety of wines hand selected by the town’s specialty wine stores. The kids pavilion features a root beer garden, face painting, fun games, contests and more!