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85th Annual Harvest Festival!

October 12, 2019 10:00 am to October 13, 2019 5:00 pm

Berkshire Botanical Garden

Saturday, October 12 and Sunday, October 13, 10 am - 5 pm

2019 Sponsors: Meadow Farm Equipment, Red Lion InnCanyon Ranch, and Berkshire Green Septic Services

Considered one of the Berkshire’s most iconic autumn events, the Garden’s Harvest Festival is held on Columbus Day weekend and encompasses the entire 20-acre Garden campus, which is brimming with children’s activities, pony and hay rides, games, live entertainment, over 100 regional artisan vendors, a farm market, tag and plant sales, and education offerings scheduled throughout the weekend. Proceeds from this event benefit the Garden’s horticulture and education programs. Admission is $7 for adults; children under age 12 are admitted free of charge. Save time in line: advance admission sales are available through October 9 through the Garden's Visitor Center, open daily 9 - 5. 

New this year! Berkshire Business Discount

Through September 27, bundles of 20 admission wristbands are available to Berkshire businesses for $100 -- a $40 savings on general admission with the benefit of no lines or waiting for Harvest Festival entry. There are no limits on the number of bundles businesses can purchase. Wristband bundles can be purchased through the Garden's Visitor Center located on Route 102 in Stockbridge, or call 413 320-4794 to have them shipped directly to your business. Please mention BERKBIZ19 to redeem this offer.

See a Harvest Festival photo album 

Vendor applications for the 2019 Harvest Festival are now being accepted. Please contact
Dana Audia for information.

Through October 4, we are accepting tax deductable donations of gently used clothing and household items, small furniture (nonupholstered), collectables, and art for our Harvest Festival Tag Sale, Accessories Sale, and Opportunity Clothing Sale. Donation bins are located behind the Education Center located on Route 102. Accessories can be dropped off at the Garden's main office weekdays, 9-5. We can not accept donations of the following: appliances, electronics, computer equipment, large furniture/mattresses, books, magazines, medical equipment, high chairs or car seats. Please call 413 320-4794 if you have questions about donations. Thank you for supporting the Garden and its Harvest Festival!

2019 Vendors (list updated weekly)

A Familiar Face

Abby Berkson Ceramics & Illustration

Afri-Root Collective

Anni Maliki

Artisans and Arthropods


Baah Boots

Backyard Candles

Barbara Roth

Bard College at Simon's Rock

Barrington Brewery


Benny Balloons

Berkshire Country Day School

Berkshire Humane Society

Berkshire Mountain Gourmet/7 Barrels

Boho Originals



by Francine K

CC's Chips & More

Carr's Ciderhouse

Caryn King Studio

Cathy's Creations



Dutch Desserts

Earthly Remedies by Erin


First Flower Farm/Pearls

Flavors of Lebanon

Flora Pottery


Freezin' Hole Furniture & Woodcrafts

Grass Hill Alpacas

Green Mountain Energy

Handmade by Mallorey

Hannah Lynn Jewelry

Happy Face Painter

Holiday Brook Farm

Hort & Pott

Huggable Friends

I'm Not Gonna Get Ticked

Ioka Valley

I See Spain

Island Cow Ice Cream

Jane Lyon Jewelry

Jeff's Granola

Jim Gambaro Photography

Joy & Son Woodworks

Just Nice Wood



Little Cat Metals

Maggie Kern Gifts

Mielke Confections

Miss Hall's School


Myriad Mirage

Nuthatch & Bluet Studio

Nutmeg Potters

Odyssey Stoneware

Papa Dogs

Pareen Jewelry


Seabird Soleil

Shire Fire Candles

Stephen G. Donaldson Photography

Sunbug Solar

Sunmeadow Alpacas

Taleo Handmade

Taproot Threads

The Peach Tree

Timi's Greek & Middle Eastern Food

Upcycled Mittens

Valley View Acres

Women's Peace Collection


Something new is always coming up at the Garden!

Open Daily 9AM to 5PM

May 1st through Columbus Day
Here in beautiful Stockbridge, MA

Under 12

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Help Our Garden Grow!

Your donation helps us to educate and inspire visitors of all ages on the art and science of gardening and the preservation of our environment.

All Donations are 100% tax deductible.