Heritage Day schedule

by susan on September 29, 2009

Annual pumpkin lighting, Southborough MA

Heritage Day is less than two weeks away. The event this year features some of the same things you look forward to every year, plus a few new ones. Here’s the schedule.

Saturday, October 10

  • 3:00 – 5:00 pm Scarecrow contest drop off at Community House. Winner will be announced October 12.  Scarecrows will be on display through October 17.

Sunday, October 11

  • 9:00 am Registration opens for Heritage Day Road Race (Neary School)
  • 10:00 am Heritage Day Road Race begins
  • 2:00 – 6:00 pm Historical Society Museum Open House
  • 4:30 – 6:30 pm Light Up Southborough pumpkin drop-off in front of library
  • 7:00 – 8:30 pm Pumpkin lighting and viewing on Common St.

Monday, October 12

  • 7:00 – 9:30 am Vendor set-up, St. Marks Field (Routes 30 and 85)
  • 9:30 am Vendors open
  • 9:30 am Parade line-up at St. Anne’s Church
  • 10:00 am Annual Heritage Day Parade begins
  • 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Friends of the Library book sale (Southborough Library)
  • 11:00 am – 2:00 pm Fire Department open house
  • 11:30 am – 2:00 pm Luncheon at the Community House
  • 11:30 pm Life Flight helicopter lands on St. Marks Field
  • 2:30 pm Third Annual Pie Eating Contest (sign up at the gazebo)
  • 3:30 pm Vendors close & clean up
1 Diane Mulherin October 1, 2009 at 11:11 AM

Hi! I am hoping you can help me. I am a vendor, I make and sell doll clothes,children’s clothes, baby blankets and more. I just found out about Southborough day and was wondering A. is it too late to register B. How much is a space C. do you already have people selling doll clothes D. How do I get a registration form? I look forward to your reply and hope you can help.
Sincerely, Diane Mulherin

2 susan October 1, 2009 at 8:56 PM

Diane, I’m not exactly sure who vendors should contact, but I’d start by calling the Recreation Department at 508-229-4452.

3 Emily October 2, 2009 at 7:51 AM

Diane – You can reach the organizers via email: southboroughheritageday@yahoo.com or 508.330.2020

Hope this helps.

4 susan October 2, 2009 at 9:39 AM

Thanks, Emily.

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