Harvest Festival Weekend

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October 15, 2011 through October 16, 2011

11 a.m. - 3 p.m., rain or shine.

Stamford Museum and Nature Center


All Ages

$10, 3 and under free

Description: Enjoy hayrides, apple cider demonstrations, a scarecrow contest and pumpkin carving. Wear a costume and participate in a parade led by a special guest. Also, meet the newest members of Heckscher Farm - two female guinea hogs - and help name them. Festival visitors can submit suggestions for the piglets' names for "Name Our Pigs" Challenge. Those who suggest the winning names will receive free admission for four to the farm's upcoming family festivals in March and May.

Other activities include an apple slingshot, farm animal demonstrations, face-painting, storytelling, and children's crafts.

Address: 39 Scofieldtown Road
Stamford, CT 06903
Phone: 203-322-1646
Website: stamfordmuseum.org