Food & Drink, Live Music, Kids Activities, Wagon Rides, Bounce House & More
Thursday June 13th, 5-9 pm
Friday, June 14, 5-10 pm
Saturday, June 15 12-10 pm
This memorable and well-loved Amherst event, organized jointly by the Amherst Area Chamber of Commerce and the Amherst Business Improvement District (BID), and presented by Atkins Farms Country Market returns to the Amherst Common June 13 – 15th, 2019 – Father’s Day Weekend.
Thirteen vendors offer tantalizing samples from their menus: Bart’s Ice Cream, Bistro 63, Esselon Café, Gohyang Korean Restaurant, Maple Valley Creamery, Momo Tibetan, Osteria Vespa, Paradise of India, Panda East, Sunset Grill & Pizza, Taste Thai, The Pub and Vibeman’s Jerk Shack. Atkins Farms Country Market, a presenting sponsor and part of the organizational team will be at the central info and beverage tent. The Taste is once again proud to be a zero-waste event with assistance from USA Hauling & Recycling and the Town of Amherst Department of Public Works.
Muddy Brook Farms offers hay rides and The Roberts Group sponsors the always popular Bounce House. For a quieter time, Reader to Reader, a non-profit literacy organization will provide a Storyzone complete with childrens’ books to engage young readers. Chef Bill offers food demos for kids this year on Thursday and Friday. Adults can enjoy the Craft Beer Garden with wine and beer, including a range of fresh craft brews from local breweries.
The WRSI River Stage returns and features amazing local musicians performing multiple genres including bluegrass Americana, Jazz, World Beat, Reggae and the BBQ rock of Trailer Park. Amy Fairchild, a phenomenal singer/songwriter and musician returns to the Valley on Thursday. The entire line up, updates and info can be checked at WRSI’s MUSIC LINE UP PAGE