Celebrate the harvest and the beginning of fall foliage season with arts, crafts, music, a farmers’ market, an apple pie contest and much more on the town common of Bethel, Maine's most beautiful mountain village.
Don’t miss the Chowdah Cookoff – hundreds of hungry tasters line up as many of your favorite restaurants vie for Peoples’ or Judges’ Choice!
Always the third Saturday in September.
Congratulations to the winners of the 2017 Chowdah Cookoff and Apple Pie Contest!
Apple Pie contest:
Professional: Jenn Himes, Camp @ Sunday River Resort
Amateur traditional: Fred Coseglia
Amateur Non-traditional: Sarah Southam
Farmers, artists & crafters, and community groups are welcome to become vendors at Bethel Harvestfest.
Area restaurants vie for Judges' Choice & People's Choice prizes
Apple Pie Contest
Enter your apple creation in one of three categories: Professional, Amateur Traditional, or Amateur Nontraditional.