American Music and Harvest Festival

Enjoy a full day of live music, baseball, and farm activities at the historic Spencer-Peirce-Little farm in Newbury. This festival celebrates everything from New Orleans brass bands to rock, funk, jazz, and beyond.

2018 festival info:

Saturday, September 29th
10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
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This Year’s Bands

Barrence Whitfield
Jenny Dee & the Delinquents
Julie Rhodes
Soggy Po Boys
Busted Jug Band
The Portermen
Chuck Walker Jazz

Experience a variety of farm activities and crafts during the festival:

  • Meet friendly farm animals;
  • Watch the Essex Base Ball Association play by 1861 rules;
  • See tractors and other farm equipment from the last eighty years;
  • Try your hand at corn husking;
  • Learn how farm machines pump water, press cider, and help with the harvest;
  • Enjoy a wagon ride through brightly colored autumn fields;
  • Tour the 1690 stone and brick manor house;
  • …and much more!