MARK YOUR CALENDARS! The season’s most anticipated event, Bethany Family Harvest Festival, will be Oct. 6, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Bethany Airport on Route 63. Activities include free children’s rides, mechanical bull, tractor pulls, barrel racing, a magician and clown, petting zoo, Fun Run, live music, Gymkhana (equestrian) games, free food and much more! Admission is FREE to Bethany residents with a nominal fee for out-of-towners.
It is a wonderful way for businesses, civic organizations and the people of Bethany to come together and celebrate the wonderful community of Connecticut’s #1 Small Town!
Organizers are seeking sponsors for some of the many activities.
- A “sponsorship” is a donation of $250 or more. The name of your business will be advertised in all of our marketing materials and a table can be provided to showcase you business.
- “Activity Sponsor” sponsors one of the many activities. We will advertise your name as the activity sponsor. A table will be provided to showcase your business. These sponsors must provide staff to man the sponsored activity.
- Reserve a Space to “Showcase your Business/Craft.” For a donation of $25 we will advertise your name in our program. A table will be provided to showcase your business/craft. This fee is waived for nonprofit organizations.
- Residents can also make a donation of $25 or more to be a “Fan.”
Volunteers are needed to help staff the day of the event. This is a great way to meet your customers and neighbors.
Sponsors are needed for: Rat Race, Mechanical Bull Rides, Amber Alert, Arcade-to-Go, Fried Dough, Small Moon Bounce, Fun Run, Popcorn, Snow Cones, Cotton Candy, Coffee and Munchkins, Pie Baking Contest, Fall Photo Contest, Kids Decorating Pumpkins Contest.
Please call Janice Howard at 203-393-2100, ext. 127, to register for a particular activity. Activities will be assigned on a first-come, first-serve basis.