Harvest Moon Festival-Fireworks at Dark

  • Saturday, September 30, 2023
  • 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
  • Onset Pier, 186 Onset Ave, Onset, MA 02558


Vendors! Food Trucks! Carved Pumpkin Contest! Live Music!

Guitar Raffle to Support the Harvest Moon Festival! Please visit this link >>>https://onsetbay.org/event-5065003

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED! Sign up here >>>> https://signup.com/go/ygqkPRP

Antique/Classic Car Show presented by The Rusty Nuts Car Club of Wareham... PARTICIPANTS; Please arrive before 10 a.m. Space is limited to 300 cars. Dash Plaques for the first 100 cars! FREE admission!

In Bay View Park, located at 184 Onset Ave, we will have a host of activities between 10 a.m.-6 p.m.:

Live music with Daddy O! at the Gazebo from 10 am - Noon-50's, 60's Rockabilly Fun!

Live handicraft demonstrations and information with the SCA-Society for Creative Anachronism. Read more about them here >>> http://www.sca.org

Face Painting with Creative Faces by Oplaysis Designs! FREE! Donations welcome!

Balloon Art for the kids with Circus Dynamics! Time TBD. FREE! Donations welcome

Jay the Stilt Walker from Stewart Family Entertainment! Time TBD

At The Bandshell:

1:30-2:30-CRANKIT!-Hits & deep cuts from the WCOZ & MTV eras

2:45-3:45-Move Makers 508-Local/Wareham Dance Studio

4:00-5:00-Torche-High energy rock from the 70's and 80's

5:20-6:30-Play it Again-All the great hits of the last 100 years that you will know and love!

Over 75 Craft, Merchandise and Service vendors will line the perimeter of Prospect Park (where the Bandshell is) See map below...

Carved Pumpkin Contest! $100 cash prize for people's Choice! Please, BYO-Bring Your Own, pre-carved pumpkin to the Bandshell for people's choice voting! 2 p.m. FREE TO PARTICIPATE! Please register here>>> https://onsetbay.org/event-5393278

RESTROOMS-Are available on the Town Pier/Harbormaster's Office and also in Prospect/Bandshell Park up on the hill by the Bayside Condos. There will also be a number of ADA accessible port-o-potties available on the Pier.

FIREWORKS will take place at 7:45'ish p.m.! Thank you, Pyrotecnico for bringing your display to Onset!

FYI, we will be closing Onset Ave from the Bayside Condos, 185 Onset Ave., to South Blvd and Union Ave and up to C.W. Bishop/Temple Parking Lot the morning of the Festival (around 10 am) to accommodate the classic car show.

South Blvd (the one way coming out next to Marc Anthony's) will remain open until 5'ish p.m. with left turns only back out onto Onset Ave.

10th Street along the tennis courts will be open all day.

Main Ave. will remain open

Stonebridge will remain open, but you will be detoured to the right down East Blvd.

After 5 p.m. Onset Ave from Chuck's Auto will be closed to the Condos at 185 Onset Ave.


Limited street parking available (Please, be mindful of Residential/Permitted areas! You will get a ticket)

Temple Lot on Union Ave; Hynes Field, next to Chuck's Auto (281 Onset Ave); Lopes Field (behind the playground at 248 Onset Ave) 

FREE PARKING AND SHUTTLE from Water Wizz parking lot at 3031 Cranberry Highway, East Wareham. There will be a free shuttle provided by GATRA. Drop off will be at the corner of 10th and Union, by the Food Court. 

HANDICAPPED PARKING will be made available on the Pier and by the Bandshell, first come first served. After 5 p.m., The Pier will be all HP.


For more info, to volunteer or donate please reach out to us at onsetvillage@gmail.com

Details subject to change without notice...



Rusty Nuts Car Club of Wareham, Stitches & Staples, Cape Cod Customs, Advance Auto Parts, Gateway Auto Clinic, Robertson's Auto Body, Onset Beach Patio & Grille, Marc's Auto Service, Robertson's GMC & Auto Salvage, Wareham Community Events Committee, Mass Cultural Council, Buzzards Way Garage, Sharrock's Bakery, K N K Landscaping, The Ockers Company, GATRA, Water Wizz, Yenrug Guitars

Your Harvest Moon Festival Vendors!!

1- K. Wood-By the Bay Farms-CBD Products

1A-C. Tomkiewicz-Cloverdilly Candles

2- S. & D. Paling-Nautical Home Décor Made with Locally Sourced Driftwood

3- D. Groulik-Hand Made Greeting Cards, Favors, Paper Crafts

5- D. Davis-Color Street Dry Nail Polish strips & Nail care Items

6-P. Furtado/E. Aseltine-Decorated Rocks, Shells & Planters

7-J. Soares-Jackets, Headbands, Purses made from Kantha Quilts imported from India

8-T. Ross-Ramos-Feeling Groovy-Fluid Art & Fluid Art Jewelry

9- C. Mackiewicz-Artist-Original Art Sublimated on Tumblers, Air Fresheners, Cutting Boards, Prints

10-J. Mitton-Resin & Crystal Jewelry & Art

11- K. Lambert-New England Novelty-Kids Toys, Fall Themed Items, Hell-Fire T-Shirts

12- J. Carpenter-“Freshies”-Crochet Plush Items, Shirts

13- M. Jones-The Spotted Hound Barkery-Dog Treats & More

15- Social Harmony Lodge-Info

16-Plymouth County D.A.

17-C. Nasuti-RC Wooden Wonders

18-Wareham Vikings Basketball

19-A. Strothers-Village Hoops

20-T. Chase-Lewis-Chasing Threads-Quilting & Pottery

21-A. Wujcik-Artist

22-Water Wizz

23- D. Stone Originals-Hand Painted Plaques, Pet Portraits, Pillows, Canvas

24-25- D. Alfonso-Onset Bay Trading Company-Hoodies, Shirts and More

26- D. Girard-Fabric Crafts and Accessories

27-Cilla’s Divine Care-Herbal Healing Remedies

28- N. Howlett-Themed Gnomes & Spiral Wrap Bracelets

29-Memere’s Cupboard-Jellies, Jams & Pickles

30- Wonky Paw Creations-Stained Glass

31-M. Thibodeau-Home & Garden Décor, Indoor Plants

32-The Salty Crafter of Cape Cod-Wind Spinners, Sublimated Items, Rhinestone Pens

33-34-A. Namerow-Novelties, Toys, Hats

35- L. Miles/J. Lopes-Kindness Apothecary-Hand Crafted Items

36-L. Derochea-Crochet Items & Jewelry

37-Highland & Ivy-Hand Crafted Jewelry

38- T. Bourget-Spell Oils

39- K. Pritchard-Crystals, Dream Catchers, Oils, Gemstone Jewelry

40-S. Divedi-Woven Stories

41-J. Orlowski-Art & Jewelry

42-L. Simmons-Personalized Gifts & Clothing

43-M. Ames-Resin Cups & Jewelry

44-45-46-47-C. Eaton-Hats & Accessories

48-M. Buckingham-Nautical Themed Home Décor & Gift Tags

49-K. P. M. Studio-Paper Art, Polymer Clay Pieces & Miniatures

50-S. Fenwick-Stone Jewelry & Crafts, T-Shirts

51-L. Figueroa-Flea Market Goods

52-C. Milton-Flea Market Goods

53-D. Steele-Toys & T-Shirts

54-B. Woodcock-Birdhouses, Wooden Flower Décor, Flags

55- The Cat’s Cradle-Handcrafted Jewelry

56-Wareham Free Library

57-J. Casale-The Vodka Vault


59-Move Makers 508-Dance Studio

60-R.M. Monahan-Sublimation Items & Wood Engraving

61-Taunton Federal Credit Union-Info

62-Moon Tide Art-Locally Sourced Shell Jewelry & Art

63-K. Noone-Wine Bottle Wind Chimes

64-M. Savignano-Metal Sculptures

65-R. Johnson-Artist

66-J. Rys-Greeting Cards, Magnets, Jewelry & More

67-P. High-African Trade Bead Jewelry

68-M. Senior-Embroidered Hats

69-L. MacMurdo-Art, Photos, Oils & Prints

70-D. Joyce-Soaps, Driftwood & Shell Art

71-S. Elliot-Jewelry

72-M. Machado-Portuguese Cork Jewelry & Bags

73-N. Sawyer-Designer T-Shirts, Photography & Art

74-Deveney Designs & Opulenza Designs-Sterling Silver Jewelry

75-Red Barn Village Gifts

76-Brenda’s Cakes, Pastries & More

77- M. Molhan-Retro Nuevo Jewelry

78-J. Silvia-The Crayon Guy

79-Dellaria Salon @ Wareham Crossing

80- C. Dahlberg/Divine Deva Healing-Home Made Essential Oil Items, Jewelry, Holistic/Wellness Items


You will load in via South Blvd, which is a one way coming out by Marc Anthony's

81-L. Strout-Art, Paintings, Woodburning Art

82-CR Hiatt-Author-Children’s Fiction & Adult Fiction books

83-M. Barrette-Ornaments, Sea Glass Art, Night Lights

84-D. Huston-Illustrations, Cards & Blankets

85-P. Clark-Handcrafted Cutting Boards

86-L. Dutra-Pens, tumblers, T-Shirts, Crochet Stuffies

87-H. Condon-Holly’s Heavenly Creations-Jams, Jellies, Dried herbs

88-P. Carter-Keepsake Coloring Items

89-Silmo Syrups-Coffee, Pumpkin Spice, Strawberry Syrup Pint Bottles

90--L. Fulton-Suncatchers

91-K. Mastriano-Solar Energy Assessments

92-D. Van Sluytman-Etched By Design-Etched Glass Décor

93-T. Manning-T-Shirts

94-A. Rose-Divine Design Jewelry

95-B. Coletta-A Touch of Shells-Coastal Resin Art of All Kinds

96-Department of Children and Families

97-Faith Endures by Dev

98-Green Valley Gifts

99-J. Morash/L. Oneil-Polish for Jewelry; Toys, American Girl Doll Dresses

100-The Lava Stone Zone

101-Linx Lab Jewelry

102-R. Johnson-Rocking Art

103-L. Billman-Coventry Crafts

104-S. Meadows-Linger Awhile Photography

GATEWAY AUTO CLINIC will have a tent set up by the Pier/Car Show

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