• 22nd Annual Bristol Harvest Festival Coming September 25th

    The Bristol Harvest Festival kicks off its 22nd year on Saturday, September 25th. The day’s activities, sponsored by the Addison County Chamber of Commerce and hosted by the Bristol Recreation Department and Bristol Core, is a celebration of the town and community to be enjoyed by all ages. Activities on Saturday, September 25th take place between 10:00 am and 4:00 pm. The day includes a great lineup of local musicians playing at the bandstand every hour throughout the day, including:

    • 10:00 am: Bob Recupero
    • 11:00 am: Rick Ceballos & Lausanne Allen
    • 12:00 pm: Whiskey & Wine
    • 1:00 pm: Greg Ryan
    • 2:00 pm: Nate Gusakov
    • 3:00 pm: Atom and the Orbits
    From 10:00 am to 4:00 pm the Town Green is also the site of more than 50 crafters’ and vendors’ booths offering fine handcrafts, locally made products, food and more. The Food Court will include Mediterranean Mix, All Star Tacos, Foster & Sons Fine Foods, Richard Lansing and Rainbow Ice.

    Art on Main, a Bristol arts cooperative, with have their annual silent auction of artwork on the green, a major fundraiser for this nonprofit. The Cub Scouts will have information available at Holley Hall. And new this year, the Bristol Core partnership has organized a Moose Scavenger hunt at Main St businesses. Find the moose around town, fill your card, and you’ll be entered into a drawing for great prizes. Also, Main St businesses will have sidewalk sales going on throughout the day.

    For a full schedule of events, visit the event website at BristolHarvestFest.com.

    Bristol Harvest Festival wouldn’t be possible without the generous support of its sponsors: All entertainment this year is sponsored by Bristol Park Dental. Other sponsors include Bristol Works, Cousino Financial Services, Casella Waste Management, Waitsfield & Champlain Valley Telecom, Champlain Valley Plumbing & Heating and Silver Maple Construction.