The 10th Annual Harvest Festival, in Forbes Park, Hespeler, is right around the corner! Join us September 28, 2019 for our FREE event!

Join us for our annual free family community event! Live Music, Games for the whole family, Pie Eating Contest, Mini Golf, Bouncy Castle, Inflatable Obstacle Course, Petting Zoo, Vendors, BBQ, and more!


  • Grand River Inflatables
    • Mini Golf Course
    • Bouncy Castle
    • Inflatable Obstacle Course
  • Petting Zoo (runs 10am-3pm)
  • Games
    • Pumpkin Tic-Tac-Toe
    • Pumpkin Bowling
    • Potato Sack Races
  • Face Painting
  • Pumpkin Decorating
  • Colouring Center
  • Scarecrow Storytime
  • Fire Hall
  • Bird Houses with Home Depot



Scarecrow Storytime at 11:00 am, Hespeler Idea Exchange! Sing and dance with Stephanie Scarecrow and then explore fun farm activity stations in Idea Exchange until 2:00pm.

Fire Hall

Visit the Fire Hall – Cambridge Fire Station #2 from 10am-4pm to meet some amazing community heroes and tour the station!

Colouring Contest!

Bring your masterpiece to the Hespeler Harvest Festival being held at Forbes Park to be entered into a contest to win some great prizes and display your artwork for the day. Unable to make it but would still like to enter? You can submit your colouring page at the HVNA office, 1620 Franklin Blvd. Door #8. Download by clicking the link below!

Colouring contest closes September 28 at noon.

Pie Eating Contest

Enter our Pie Eating Contest! We have 4 different rounds, depending on your age! Each will take 10 people and the winner gets an awesome prize!

  • Adult, 18+ : 12:30-12:45
  • Children, 6-9 : 1:30-1:45
  • Children, 10-13 : 2:30-2:45
  • Children, 14-17 : 3:30-3:45
A HUGE thank you to our Sponsors and Partners:
Hespeler Village
City of Cambridge
Hespeler Optimist Club
Cambridge Fire Department
Idea Exchange
Food Basics
Home Depot
Vendor Fair
HVNA is coordinating a vendor fair in Forbes Park to accompany our Harvest Festival.  Its a great way to showcase our local artisans and entrepreneurs.  Please visit the link below for more information and application.

Volunteer Today!

Interested in being a volunteer for the event, set-up, take down, or even leading up the event? Email us today!