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Harvest Fest 2012 presented by Eastern Bank - Tickets Now Available

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Harvest Fest 2012 presented by Eastern Bank
Saturday, October 27, 2012
Session 1: 1-5pm, Session 2: 6-10pm

It’s that time of year again! One of Greater Boston’s best annual tasting event and nonprofit fundraisers, Harvest Fest brings together some of the the best businesses in the local movement under one amazing roof at Arts at the Armory for your tasting pleasure. This year Harvest Fest will take place on Saturday, October 27. Session 1 is from 1-5pm and Session 2 is from 6-10pm.

A VERY limited amount of EARLY BIRD tickets are now available (UPDATE (9/7):  EARLY BIRD TICKETS ARE NOW SOLD OUT, SUPPORTER AND SUPER SUPPORTER TICKETS ARE STILL AVAILABLE). Walk up tickets are available. This event has sold out the past two years, so make sure you show up early to secure your tickets before they are gone!

Early Bird - $25 (SOLD OUT) // Supporter Ticket - $30 // Door (if available) $35 // Super Supporter Ticket - $40+ —-whatever level, this is one of the best values all year long.

Note: If you are an SLF Member, you receive $5 off any SLF Event ticket, including Harvest Fest Tickets.  You can join as a business, nonprofit, artist or community member Learn more here.


Participating Breweries:

  • Berkshire Brewing Company
  • Blue Hills Brewing Company
  • Clown Shoes
  • John Havard’s Brewhouse
  • Mayflower
  • Naragansett
  • Pretty Things Beer & Ale Project
  • Rapscallion
  • Somerville Brewing Company (aka Slumbrew)

Participating Restaurants

  • 3 Little Figs
  • Arts at the Armory Cafe
  • City Chicks
  • Cuisine en Locale
  • Daddy Jones
  • Eat at Jumbos
  • Foundry / Saloon
  • The Independent
  • Olde Magoun’s Saloon
  • Pescatore
  • PJ Ryans
  • True Grounds


  • Cask Mouse
  • DJ Nate Bluhm
  • Michael J. Epstein Memorial Library

Filed under: Events, Harvest Fest

  • Amy Smith

    Ummm - what is the date of this event??

    • Somerville Local First

      Great question and sorry for not including the most important piece of info about this awesome event! We’ve just updated this page.

      This year Harvest Fest will be on Saturday, October 27. Session 1 is from 1-5pm and Session 2 is from 6-10pm.

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  • blue

    what does the $30 ticket price actually include?

    • Andy Pyman

      Here’s what you can expect to get with your ticket:
      Unlimited 2 oz tastings from 8 local breweries1 serving of food from some of Somerville’s finest eateries, adding up to a meal’s worthLive, local music (The Michael J. Epstein Memorial Library by day, DJ Nate Bluhm by night)Fun photo booth, photos snapped at no cost~$500 in great raffle prizes availableCostume contest w/ $50 Redbones gift cert. awarded to the winner (1 winner each session)Support SLF and build a STRONG local economy!

      • Aaron D. Pyman

        I see I’m not the only one asking that question - perhaps you should updated this, or one of the other posts, with that info?

  • Lizzy

    Where is it taking place?

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  • David Day

    Let’s do this!!!

  • Angela

    Hopefully this is the blog post to enter the contest.. :)

  • willow135

    Free tickets would be the best thing for us after a long day of moving!!!

  • Matt

    Somerville Local First rocks! Looking forward to ‘festing this weekend! (Hopefully with a free ticket!)

  • Aaron D. Pyman

    I would love to go! Sounds like a great event (and I’d get to see my brother, Andy!)

  • melanie

    looks like fun! would love to go.

  • Court

    Can’t go wrong with Magouns and most of those breweries

  • Sarah Sherman

    I’d love to head to Harvest Fest!

  • Chris Brat

    free tix gra!

  • jwizzle42

    Winning all around! Pick me! As they would say in Iceland, “Skål!”

  • smeetie

    I’d love to go! I live right across the street and love SLF and the Armory.

  • Beefstick

    Free tix would be ever so nice!

  • angie

    Would love to go!

  • Somerville Local First

    Congrats Laura! You were chosen at random by our Facebook fans as the winner of our contest. Email for deets!

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