Our Hours are 10AM to 4PM, Rain or Shine with the Pickle Parade commencing at 10:00AM
We are located on Main Street in Winchester NH 03470
Parking will be available at the Winchester School 85 Parker Street
A shuttle bus will be available all day. The shuttle is provided by Winchester A.C.C.E.S.S.
Handicapped & VIP parking is located in the lot at Town Hall.
Please respect the use of this lot for those who truly need it,.
But as always, we encourage all visitors. to carpool
We will be having a Canning Contest.
There will be two categories:
Best Appearing Home Canned Pickles
Best Appearing Home Canned Pickled Item
Please find the application on the forms tab.
We all love our furry friends, but please make sure your pets are leashed or in a carrier. As always, service animals are always welcome. Due to a large number of people, we do recommend that you leave them home. But if you need to bring Fluffy or Rover please make sure you have plenty of water for them.
The 2019 festival will be held on Saturday, September 28th from 10:00AM – 4:00PM.
Vendor set-up is between 7AM and 9AM. A volunteer will be available to show you your assigned booth space.
Last year we had approx. 3-5K people in attendance, please monitor the weather and bring enough product to last through 4 PM.
Vendors that leave early, without vendor committee approval, will not be invited back.
We are environmentally conscious and ask that you recycle when possible and remove any trash you create.
We also ask that your booth sell a pickle-related item; the winning vendor will be chosen by the Pickle Festival judges and will have their vendor fee waived for the 2019 Winchester Pickle Festival.
Congratulations to 2017 winners. Marilyn Worcester, who sold pickle shakers and Marvin Bentley who sold pickle fudge.
All food vendors must meet the health requirements for the State of New Hampshire. https://www.dhhs.nh.gov/dphs/fp/homestead.htm
The Winchester Pickle Festival will also have a canning contest. There is a separate form for this which you can find on our Forms & Application page.