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Harvestfest and Kidsfest

Short Sand Beach

York, ME

35th Annual Harvestfest & Kidsfest - October 19, 2019
York Beach, Maine

Festival Hours: 9:00am - 4:00pm

Kidsfest takes place all in one location just inside the York’s Wild Animal Kingdom entrance, expect to see, face-painting, ceramic painting, train rides on the Roaming Railroad,  Story telling by Dan Blakeslee as Dr. Gasp, Shows at 10:30 and 12:30. Back in 2019 ~ Mad Science of Maine hands on sound booth at 11:30 and 1:30. Halloween Spooktacular Science Show under the big tent in the ball field at 3:00.

Kidsfest is a Pet Free and Smoke Free Event!

Note: The Pumpkin Carving and Stroll activity has been retired. The 2018 Kidsfest was the last year for the pumpkin carving and stroll. The activity was offered at the Kidsfest location each year, however the activity was privately sponsored and facilitated. We extend our sincere appreciation to those who donated their time, pumpkins and volunteers in order to include this activity during Kidsfest for many years!

Free Horse Drawn Wagon Rides  
Two handsome Belgian horses from Meadow Creek Farm in Sumner, Maine, will delight young and old with this fun family activity. Rides will be offered for free during Harvestfest on Saturday from 10:00am to 4:00pm. Meet Butch and Becky Durgin, owners of the Belgians, and then hop on board their 18-passenger covered wagon for a leisurely stroll through the streets of Short Sands Beach. The pick-up area will be located near the entry gate for the York Beach Ballpark on Bay Street. The wagon rides are proudly sponsored by York Hospital.

Train Rides 
Train Rides will be available on the Roaming Railroad for $3 a ride. This year, the Roaming Railroad will run just inside the York’s Wild Animal Kingdom entrance.

Mad Science
Hands On Sound Booth 11:30 & 1:30 Spooktacular Science Show 3:00 under the ball field tent 

Face Painting 
Amie Romano will be on hand to do face painting!

Paint for Fun 
Paint for Fun with their ceramic items and forever pumpkins for kids to paint.

Story telling
By Dan Blakeslee as Dr. Gasp "  Shows at 10:30 & 12:30      


Saturday, 19 October, 2019


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