Adirondack Harvest Festival

Adirondack Harvest Festival

The Adirondack Harvest Festival features an afternoon event with live demonstrations, a huge farmers' market, food and beverage vendors, children's activities, live music and more.  Event is held at the Essex County Fairgrounds with free admission. 

Saturday, September 21

10:00 am: HARVEST FEST HIKE with Champlain Area Trails (CATS) (1 1/2 to 2 hours). Begins and ends at the Essex County Fairgrounds. Meet at the Fairground’s main entrance and hike Viall’s Crossing Trail (5 miles). $10/per person, kids under 18 free.

12:00 pm on: Celebrate the Champlain Valley Harvest!

  • ~Shop the season’s best ever FARMERS’ MARKET with over 30 regional agricultural vendors displaying the valley’s harvest (12 to 4 pm)
  • ~FOOD TRUCKS: Tasty snacks made with local ingredients: Papa Duke’s BBQLomelis Mexican FoodFull Cord Pizza; & Farmers Cone Creamery
  • ~MUSIC: Ploughman’s Lunch; William Lee Ellis & Steve Feinbloom duo; DJ Sam
  • ~BREWERS & VINTNERS: Ausable Brewing Co.Livingood’s BreweryHid-In-Pines Vineyard
  • ~TALKS: Conservation & Farming; Local Brewing; Pollinators; Beekeeping
  • ~DEMONSTRATIONS: Flax Processing & Spinning; Cider Press; Draft Horses
  • ~ACTIVITIES: Draft Horse Brushing; Container Gardening Contest; Draft Horse Wagon Rides; Straw Bale Toss Contest
  • ~WORKSHOPS (small fee, includes take-home items): Shiitake Log Cultivation; Herbal Tea Blending
  • ~KIDS’ ACTIVITIES (small fee for some): Pony Rides, Face Painting; Goat Petting; Beet Print Making & Art Show; Mr. ‘Bagahead; Seed Collages; Sack Races and other contests.

Music & beer tent continue to 6:00 pm

After-Party next door at Ledge Hill Brewing Co. with more of Lomelis Mexican Food! 6700 Main St., Westport (west end of the Fairgrounds near the RR tracks)



Essex County Fairgrounds
Route 9N, Westport, New York
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Sat, 09/21/2019
10:00 AM