American Music and Harvest Festival
Saturday September 27, 2014, 11 am to 6 pm
Sunday, September 28, 2014, 11 am to 6 pm
Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm, 5 Little's Lane, Newbury, MA
Enjoy two days of music, baseball, and farm activities featuring four centuries of American music. Featuring musicians from across the country, this festival celebrates everything from tavern songs of the seventeenth century to bluegrass, funk, folk, and beyond.
Enjoy a variety of farm activities during the festival: Watch Vintage Base Ball played by 1861 rules. See tractors and other farm equipment spanning the last eighty years. Try your hand and win prizes at a corn husking bee. Learn how simple machines help farmers pump water, press
cider, and prepare food. Enjoy a wagon ride through brightly colored autumn fields, build scarecrows, go on a pumpkin treasure hunt, and make fall crafts. Tour the 1690 stone and brick manor house. Cider, donuts, and hot lunch are available for purchase.
Please call 978-462-2634 for more information.
The Newburyport Education Foundation is the organizer and primary sponsor of this community event to benefit local education foundations and schools. Proceeds also benefit: Ipswich Education Foundation, Masconomet Education Foundation, Pentucket Education Foundation, Triton Education Foundation, River Valley Charter School, and Immaculate Conception School. The recipient of the funds is selected when tickets are purchased.
Choose the education foundation you would like to donate proceeds to at checkout.
Thank you for your support!