UMass Amherst

Apple Harvest Festival

The Apple Harvest Festival is a re-creation of an old-fashioned New England community fair, coupled with the presentation and sale of beautiful art and fine crafts. The festival is the largest fund-raising event of the year for the Amherst Family Center.

Below you will find the application for the 29th Apple Harvest Festival as well as the event flyer.

Apple Harvest Application

Event Flyer

Vendor Information

The Apple Harvest and Crafts Festival is open to any artist or craftsperson working in the United States. The jury is comprised of members of the Festival committee. A limited number of non- craft exhibitors will be allowed but these exhibits must not resemble artisan-produced work.
Commercially manufactured items, imports, and other items from commercially sold kits will not be accepted.
Food vendors must obtain a food permit.
For further information see Vendor Application.

Apple Harvest Sponsors

The Amherst Family Center thanks all Festival sponsors for their support!

Connect With Apple Harvest Artisans, Performers, and Preschools

The OFR is pleased to offer artisans, crafters, performers, and preschools that are participating in our annual 28th Apple Harvest Festival the ability to connect with the public year round. If you are looking for a unique special gift or service this may be the place for you. The following links are to the artisan website links or E-Mail according to the artisan's preference. Enjoy!

Michael Dunn Jewelry by Michael Dunn

Michael Cohen Tiles by Michael Cohen

Yankee Home Improvement by Emily Nkosi

The Common School

Migrant Winds Prints by Connie Barbour

Beth Wallace Photography by Beth Wallace

Amherst Montessori