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42nd Acushnet Apple Peach Festival
September 9 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Acushnet will celebrate its 42nd Apple Peach Festival on Saturday, Sept. 9, and Sunday, Sept. 10. The time-honored tradition features food, music, crafts, and entertainment. This year, the outdoor event will mark 42 years of giving thanks for the fall harvest.
Parking is free (donations are accepted), and shuttle buses will be available leaving from Acushnet Middle School.
On Sunday, the parade starts at 10 a.m. from Pope Park and arrives at the festival grounds around 11 a.m. The entertainment schedule for Sunday is Gonsalves Tia Kwon Do, All Along, Stephanie Lamb with Last Call, Gary Langevin Ensemble, Temporary Phase, Dirty Sanchez Band, and Matt Borrello Band.