Published on July 25, 2019

Save the Date for Hey Day 2019!

Saturday, September 14

11:00 am–5:00 pm

Tractor hayride at Hey Day © Bruce Dean
© Bruce Dean

Wachusett Meadow will hold its annual Hey Day event on September 14 (rain date is September 15). Don’t miss our farm-related demonstrations, exhibits, and hands-on activities for people of all ages! 

Featured activities include cider pressing, hayrides, canoeing, live entertainment, and pony rides for children.

  • Local vendors & crafters will have items for sale.
  • Local produce & home baked goods will also be available for purchase.
  • Princeton Arts Society will present an art show along with demonstrations of their work.
  • Princeton Agricultural Commission & Creature Teachers will be onsite with live animals.
  • A variety of refreshments will be served.

Mark your calendar now and plan to enjoy the day with us this fall!

Interested in being a vendor or exhibitor?

Volunteers needed!

Want to learn more about sponsorship opportunities?

Please contact us to find out the benefits of being a sponsor at various levels! Just call 978-464-2712 or email

Children's Vegetable & Flower Contest

Sponsored & Organized by the Princeton Agricultural Commission

Show us what you've grown! This contest is open to any child who has been involved with growing the vegetable(s) and/or flower(s) entered. The contest is free to enter, but registration is required. All entries and forms need to be received by 1:00 pm on September 14. A parent or guardian must accompany all participating children during the contest.

Registration Form & Rules