Spirit of Shrewsbury Fall Festival

Saturday, Sep 29, 2018 at 10:00am


Schedule of Events

10 am - 4 pm: Annual Spirit Of Shrewsbury Town Expo
Over 100 exhibitors and thousands of visitors, the Town Expo is truly a celebration of town, civic, educational, religious organizations and its business community, organized by the Spirit of Shrewsbury Fall Festival Committee.

10 am - 4 pm: Annual Spirit Of Shrewsbury Craft Fair
Approximately 30 craft vendors from all over Massachusetts will be showcasing their one-of-a-kind items. This is a great opportunity to beat the holiday rush and find unique, personal gifts for those special people in your life,.

10 AM - 12 Noon: Live From The Oak Street Expo
Shrewsbury Media Connection will broadcast live with interviews from various vendors and community groups participating in the Town Expo.

10 am - 4 pm: Interactive Demonstration
Shrewsbury High School Robotics Team, FIRST Robotics Team 467 will operate student built robots. Team members will explain how they are designed and how they work with hands on demonstration, demonstration under the awning of Oak Middle School.

Location: Front Of Oak Middle School

10 am - 4 pm: Feast Of Nations Food Trucks & Tables
Come one, come all to the feast of nations, enjoying foods from AMERICA, INDIA, TASTE OF BRAZIL (ALMA,) PUERTO RICO; and include PAPA GINO'S PIZZA, CHIC-FIL-A, ICE CREAM (OF COURSE,) AND SAY CHEESE. These foods will tantalize your taste buds with flavors from all over the world, while enjoying the Festival. Organized by Spirit of Shrewsbury Fall Festival Committee.

Noon - 4 pm: Animal Affair
Come to the Petting Zoo and interact with adorable goats, pigs, chickens and ducks, All ages,.

4 - 7 pm: Shrewsbury Youth & Family Services Fundraiser
Support Shrewsbury Youth & Family Services, Inc. (SYFS) as they host their first Community Pasta Dinner. Open to all supporters, families and neighbors. Dinner includes homemade pasta, meatballs, salad, dessert and beverages (non-alcoholic.)
Food Court Tent (located behind Oak Middle School,) Rain Location: Oak Middle School Cafeteria.
$10 per person, Free for ages 5 and under, if purchased in advance by September 15
Day of event tickets; $15 per person; ages 5 and under Free

Location: The Side Of Oak Middle School

10 am - 4 pm: Fall Family Carnival In The Gym
Games and activities for the entire family, organized by the Shrewsbury High School FIRST Robotics Team 467, The Colonials: Proceeds will benefit STEM initiatives in Shrewsbury Public Schools. Tickets are $1.00; 6 tickets sold for $5.00; 12 tickets for $10.00

10 am - 5 pm: Kids Got Talent In The Auditorium
Talent Show competition organized by the Spirit of Shrewsbury Fall Festival Committee & India Society of Worcester for children to showcase their talent in singing, dancing, acting, juggling, magic, martial arts, playing an instrument, standup comedy, impressions, etc.
Age groups include: Little Stars (2-3 years), Elementary (4-8 years), Tweens (9-12 years), Teens (13-17 years)
Solo performers only, no duos or groups. One entry per child. Maximum performance time is 3 minutes. Top three performers in each age group will be awarded a prize.

Location: Inside Oak Middle School

12 Noon - 7 PM: First Annual Benefit Concert
Presented by the Spirit of Shrewsbury Fall Festival Committee. Beneficiaries are St. Anne's Human Services, Shrewsbury Youth and Family Services and the Worcester County Foodbank.
Grab your family and your friends, bring a chair or a blanket, and come on over to Sherwood Middle School for a multi-band concert, featuring bands with a local connection.

12:00 Noon - Opening Ceremony

12:15 - 1:00 p.m. - Whitney Doucet And Moonshine Band

1:15 - 2 p.m. - Dark Horse

2:15 - 3:30 p.m.- Nemes

3:45-4:45 p.m. - The People's Party

5:00 - 7:00 p.m. - Pink Talking Fish - A Fusion of Pink Floyd, Talking Heads and Phish.
Please bring non-perishable food items to donate to the Worcester County Food Bank.

Location: On The Stage Behind Sherwood Middle School