35th Townshend Pumpkin Festival
On the Common
Saturday, October 14, 2023
10 am to 4 pm
On October 14th on the Townshend Common from 10 am to 4 pm for an unforgettable celebration of all things autumn in the heart of Townshend, Vermont. Our annual Townshend Pumpkin Festival is a cherished tradition that brings together families, friends, and the local community for a day filled with joy, laughter, and vibrant seasonal colors.
Immerse Yourself in the Spirit of Harvest:
At the Townshend Pumpkin Festival, we embrace the bounty of the harvest season with open arms. From the moment you step foot on our festive grounds, you’ll be greeted by the enchanting sights, sounds, and scents that capture the essence of fall. Experience the magic as you stroll through our picturesque common, adorned with pumpkins of all shapes and sizes, showcasing the artistry and creativity of our community.
An Array of Delights for All Ages:
We believe that the Townshend Pumpkin Festival is an event for everyone, from the young to the young at heart. Delight in the smiles and laughter of children as they partake in the pumpkin decorating contests or enjoy pony rides. Engage in friendly competition during our scarecrow decorating and corn-hole contests. And as the sun sets, tap your feet to the rhythm of live music performed by talented local artists. There’s something for everyone in the family to enjoy.
Discover Local Treasures:
As you explore the festival, you’ll have the opportunity to peruse the wares of our talented arts and crafts vendors. From unique handmade jewelry and artwork to beautifully crafted home decor, you’ll find treasures that reflect the beauty and ingenuity of our community. Support local artisans and bring home a special memento from the festival, adding a touch of Townshend’s spirit to your own home.
Savor the Flavors of the Season:
No festival is complete without delicious food to tantalize your taste buds. Indulge in the flavors of fall as you sample our mouthwatering pumpkin pies, savor comforting dishes made from local ingredients, and sip on seasonal beverages that warm your soul. Our food vendors are dedicated to showcasing the best of the region, offering a delectable array of culinary delights that will leave you craving more.
Community, Unity, and Fun:
The Townshend Pumpkin Festival is more than just an event; it’s a testament to the spirit of our community. It’s a day to come together, support one another, and create lasting memories. Join us as we celebrate the bonds that tie us, the joy that radiates from shared experiences, and the pride we feel for our town.
Save the Date:
Mark your calendars for October 14th and gather your loved ones for an extraordinary day at the Townshend Pumpkin Festival. We can’t wait to welcome you and share in the magic of this cherished tradition. Stay tuned for more updates, announcements, and sneak peeks as we prepare for a day filled with laughter, creativity, and a touch of pumpkin-spiced wonder.