Fall Harvest Festivals

There are lots of great Fall Festival's going on this weekend. Two that definitely sound like fun are the Harbor Harvest and Harbor East's Fall Harvest Fest. Both are FREE and both have lots of kid-friendly activities.


Saturday, October 17, 2009

11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.


Harbor East celebrates autumn’s bounty and the season’s best shopping and dining with Harbor East’s Fall Harvest Fest. Musical entertainment will include The Crawdaddies from 11 am to 1 pm; Mambo Combo from 1:30 to 3:30 pm; and the Junkyard Saints from 4 to 6 pm.

Throughout the neighborhood, guests will be able to enjoy spooky strolling entertainment, pumpkin carving demonstrations by renowned master pumpkin carver Sean Fitzpatrick, and much more! There will also be a treat for your receipts: show $75 in merchant receipts from that day and receive a free eco-friendly Harvest Fest commemorative bag.


Sunday, October 18, 2009

10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.


West Shore Park (between the Visitor's Center and Maryland Science Center) on the Inner Harbor Promenade

The festivities continue with Harbor Harvest on Sunday, October 18, with FREE activities for kids of all ages from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at West Shore Park, located in the Inner Harbor. The park will come alive with activity featuring a hay maze, pumpkin patch and decorating, live performance by Mr. Norman, a petting zoo, face painting, cookie decorating and more.

Photo courtesy WaterFront Partnership: Laura Siciliano at the pumpkin patch