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WGBY Asparagus Festival

2018 WGBY Asparagus Festival in Hadley, MA

Celebrate All Things Local & Agricultural

Saturday, June 2, 2018
Hadley Town Common
Rte. 9 (Russell Street), Hadley MA

Farmers/Makers' Market

Over 100 farmers, vendors, and community partners from across Western Massachusetts will host booths, helping WGBY to celebrate all things local and agricultural.
Meet the Market Vendors »

Live Music

Don’t miss headlining bands from Signature Sounds. Parsonsfield, The Western Den, and Girls Guns & Glory will provide live music all day. So, wear your dancing shoes.
See Who's Performing »

Kids' Fun & Family Activities

WGBY's Asparagus Festival is fun for the whole family. From Curious George and the Very Hungry Caterpillar to PBS Kids games and storytimes, there's plenty to keep the young ones content and occupied.
Find Family-Friendly Things to Do »

Learn & Get Crafty

The WGBY Demo Tent offers plenty of fun and learning opportunities for both children and adults.
Plan to Attend a Demo »

Get a Taste of the Valley

Food and agriculture are built into the culture of the Pioneer Valley. Spend the day at the WGBY Asparagus Festival, and you'll get to taste a little of that foodie connection.
Find Something Good to Eat »

Local Craft Beers

The Pioneer Valley knows its libations, and some of the region's most creative brewers are on hand.
Explore Participating Breweries »

Chef's Spearit Lunch

The WGBY Chef’s Spearit Lunch is a multicourse dining experience with asparagus-themed dishes from five popular Pioneer Valley chefs. Buy tickets »

Festival Sustainability

The WGBY Asparagus Festival serves its food and beverages using compostable serveware from Alternative Recycling Systems. The West Hatfield, Mass.-based waste management company will also handle all waste and recycling at the event.

Event Sponsors

Proceeds from the WGBY Asparagus Festival support public television and PBS programming in western New England. The 2017 event was made possible by Dennis Group, Greenfield Savings Bank, Whole Foods Market Hadley Store, Dave's Soda and Pet City, Yankee Magazine, MassLive.com, and the Daily Hampshire Gazette.

Special thanks to the Hadley Historical Commission and the Town of Hadley.