Farm Fall Festival!!

Vendors and food trucks at festival

Come celebrate local, sustainable food and farming at the Fall Farm Festival during Alumni and Friends weekend on Saturday, Oct 20th, 12-4 pm!

Join us for music, food, games, pumpkin painting, face painting, farm animals, a farmer’s market, popcorn, cider, and apple cider doughnuts!

This year’s bands, featuring Hampshire staff, alumni, and students, will be:

12:00 – 2:00 pm – The Monday Project, a super-fun, semi-pro band that will sure to get you moving, featuring two Hampshire staff members.

2:30 – 3:30ish pm – Pinegoat, a terrific student band that has just put out its first EP:

We will also have delicious fresh wood-fired pizza from the Laughing Tomato and amazing vegetarian, gluten-free food from alum-owned Beets and Barley.

The farm will also be selling a variety of farm products, including garlic braids, popcorn, and our delicious maple syrup and honey.

Please note that parking at the farm will be restricted to those with handicapped stickers only; everyone else, please walk from campus or park one driveway south of the Farm Center (off of 116) at the Hitchcock Center or the Red Barn.

See you there!

pumpkin with cartoon bird painted on it

Reeve Gutsell is the Food, Farm, and Sustainability Program Coordinator at Hampshire College. She has a Master's degree in Resource Management and Conservation, as well as a long-term interest in the intersection of agriculture, environmental issues, social justice, and food systems. She enjoys the walking around the farm in all types of weather, and almost always finds something beautiful or interesting to explore.

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