Bridgewater Autumn Fest 9/29

Bridgewater State University
131 Summer Street
Bridgewater 02324

10:00 am – 4:00 pm

CALL: 508-259-1171


This FUN-tastic day includes over 100 vendors, where you can sample the wonderful products and services our BBA Members and other vendors have to offer, delicious food & treats from local eateries, music & MC by JAS Productions, music with the BRRHS Band and Middle School Band and Chorus, Four in a Row (Beatles cover band), Felix and the Jazz Cats, and John Balutis, BSU Arts for Youth, crafts and face painting, live demonstrations and performances, activities for the kids, pumpkin decorating, train rides, moon bounce from Grant’€™s Rental, Petting Zoo, the Bridgewater Fire Department smoke house, Bridgewater Police Department K-9 demo, Poppee the Clown, child ID digital photo and fingerprinting (with the Fellowship Lodge A.F. & A.M.), Joe’s Crazzy Critters, Stardust Gym. Admission is free.

Hoppy Fall Festival @ Heritage Gardens 9/22

Celebrate fall and the resurgence of small craft brewers. The event features beer tasting from local and hyper-local breweries. Staff from each brewery are on hand to answer questions about their beers and brewing processes, plus you can indulge in fare from local food trucks while you enjoy your drinks in an autumn biergarten at the largest public garden in southern New England! Visitors can also enjoy backyard games and activities, watch a home brewing demonstration, and learn the differences between beer styles in a “Beer Styles Decoded” talk lead by Cisco Brewers.

Tasting Tickets: $35 Members; $40 Non-Members. Price includes museum admission. Must be 21+ to taste beers and valid ID is required to enter the event.

Current Breweries(with more joining all the time!)
Cape Cod Beer
Devil’s Purse Brewing Co.
Cisco Brewers
Castle Island Brewing Co.
Hog Island Beer Co.
Independent Fermentations Brewing
Naukabout Beer Co.
6A Brewing Co.
Barnstable Brewing
Untold Brewing
Mayflower Brewing Co.

Tasty food from:
Wolf Pizza – Handmade pizza with local ingredients
Trolley Dogs – Specialty Hot dogs
The Local Scoop – Ice cream
The Pineapple Caper Cafe – Gourmet grilled cheese!
Cape Cod Donuts