Saturday, September 27, 11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Sunday, September 28, 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm, 5 Little's Lane, Newbury, Mass.
$10 Historic New England members, $15 nonmembers (admission good for one day of the festival)
Enjoy two days of music, baseball, and farm activities featuring four centuries of American music. Featuring Soule Monde, Entrain, Driftwood, and many more, this festival celebrates everything from traditional to bluegrass, funk, folk, and beyond. See the full schedule.
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 corn husking. 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. To purchase family tickets in advance please visit the Newburyport Education Foundation website.