Leaves are falling and there’s a chill in the air, which means Bridgewater’s 28th Annual Autumn-Fest is just around the corner.Slated for Saturday, September 24, 2016, from 10-4 p.m., Bridgewater’s Autumn-Fest is a longstanding community tradition that attracts more than 5,000 people each year. This year’s festival features tons of great food, musical performances and family-friendly attractions, and the guide we’ve posted below provides the complete lowdown on this year’s event. Here’s everything you need to know about the Bridgewater Autumn-Fest.
28th Annual Autumn-Fest in Bridgewater
This year’s Autumn-Fest will take place rain or shine on Bridgewater State University’s campus on the quad in front of Boyden Hall. It is one of the town’s most highly anticipated events each year and features more than 100 vendors where you can sample products and services, food from local restaurants and more.Admission is free for the 28th Annual Autumn-Fest, but some events do require a fee to participate. The money raised goes toward the Bridgewater Business Association Assistance Fund, which supports local families throughout the year.
Bridgewater Autumn-Fest Live Performances
Autumn-Fest is known for showcasing a diverse lineup of performers, and this year is no different. With demonstrations from Felix and the Jazz Cats, Four in a Row, Stardust Gym, John Balutis, the Bridgewater police K-9 police dogs, marching bands, martial artists, and performing arts and dance studios scheduled, you can expect hours of entertainment at the Bridgewater Autumn-Fest.If you’re a music fan, you won’t want to miss the BRRHS Band and Middle School Band and Chorus. They’re always a crowd pleaser, and we can’t wait to hear them play during this year’s set. All the performers at Autumn-Fest are engaging and family-friendly, so check it out if you’re looking for a fun way to celebrate fall with your kids.
At the 28th Annual Autumn-Fest, kids can tap into their creative side by decorating their own pumpkins and making crafts. They can also get their faces painted, hop around on a moon bounce from Grant’s Rental, take a train ride or play in the Barn Babies Travelling Petting Zoo.While you’re at the festival, keep an eye out for Poppee the Clown and stop by the demonstration at Joe’s Crazzy Critters. There are tons of great attractions to entertain your kids at Autumn-Fest, so make sure to stop by for a fun-filled day they’ll never forget.
Bring an appetite to the Bridgewater Autumn-Fest, because there will be several concessions and a variety of food offerings. Whether you’re craving cupcakes, popcorn, pizza or hot dogs, Autumn-Fest has something to satisfy any appetite.The food vendors for this year’s festival include Brendan’s Concessions, Fiamma Bella Mobile Wood Fired Catering, Fraulein’s Bakery, Fudge n’ Stuff, JJ’s Sundae Express and more. No matter what you order, each concession stand delivers quality and freshness in every bite.
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