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11th Annual Cranberry Harvest Celebration

The 11th Annual Cranberry Harvest Celebration, hosted by the A.D. Makepeace Company and co-sponsored by the Cape Cod Cranberry Growers’ Association and Ocean Spray Cranberries, Inc., is scheduled for October 11 & 12, 2014, from 10:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M. each day, rain or shine. Visitors are treated to demonstrations of the wet cranberry harvest, cooking demonstrations, an enormous tent full of juried crafters, paddleboat rides on scenic Tihonet Pond, food vendors, music, and more.

  • Admission is $10, $5 for seniors and military, and children under 7 are admitted free.
  • Free Parking
    (parking and transportation for guests with special needs is available, as well as bus and RV parking)
  • No pets, no dogs please
  • For more information, visit the Cranberry Harvest web site or call 508-322-4000

The festival, which features old-fashioned activities and whose admission fee includes bogside demonstrations and cranberry-related activities, was designated as one of the Top 100 Events in North America by an experienced expert tourism industry selection committee. Inclusion in the Top 100 list indicates that the Celebration offers excellent entertainment value to both tour groups and individual travelers from around the world, according to the survey’s sponsor, the American Bus Association. The Celebration is also listed as one of the six top fall food festivals in Yankee magazine.

Please allow ample time to stroll through the events and activities located throughout the grounds.

Location
A.D. Makepeace Company Headquarters at Tihonet Village
158 Tihonet Road
Wareham, MA

Directions
From the Cape or Points North
Take Route 25 (from Cape Cod) or Interstate 495 (from points north) to Interstate 195 West. Take Interstate 195 West to Route 28. At the top of the ramp turn left onto Route 28 South. Continue on Route 28 South for about a mile. Take the first left after the lights onto Tihonet Road. Follow Tihonet Road to the white-fenced bridge and the entrance to the A.D. Makepeace Company on the right.

From the South Shore
From Route 3, take Route 44 to Route 495 South then follow the directions above.

From the West
Take I-195 East to Exit 21 in Wareham. Turn right onto Route 28 South. Continue on Route 28 South for about a mile. Take the first left after the lights onto Tihonet Road. Follow Tihonet Road to the white-fenced bridge and the entrance to the A.D. Makepeace Company on the right.

Cranberry Harvest Festival Birds Eye View of Corralling Fruit

Cranberry Harvest Festival Viewing Platform

Cranberry Harvest Festival Juggler on Unicycle

Cranberry Harvest Festival