Lila Story of Lisbon showing off her white fairy princess costume which she proudly wore in the Costume Parade at last year’s harvest festival. The 2018 Lisbon Harvest Festival will be held Saturday, Oct. 27 at the MTM Center from 3-5:30 p.m., with a rain date Oct 28.

LISBON — Children have the opportunity to show off their costumes in a parade at the Lisbon Harvest Festival on Saturday, Oct. 27 from 3-5:30 p.m., with an Oct. 28 rain date, at the MTM Center on 18 School St. in Lisbon Falls.

Free activities include a family pumpkin carving contest with cash prizes — see positivechangelisbon.org for details.

There will also be pie eating contests for kids and adults, as well as  activities run by local non-profit groups including pumpkin decorating, face painting, connect four, body bumpers, corn hole, costume photo booth and more.  RMT Farms of Litchfield will have a visiting emu and alpaca for petting.

“This festival is just one of the many amazing events throughout the year that make my town such a great place to live. I love being a part of this growing and thriving community,” said Lynette Carver of Crosman Funeral Home in Lisbon Falls and member of the festival planning team in a written statement.

This annual Harvest Festival is organized by Positive Change Lisbon. Contact [email protected] for more information.

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