WALDOBORO — Harvest Fest, a free community-thank you event in Waldoboro will feature games and free food, Saturday, Oct. 26, under a tent at Dow Furniture.
A free harvest lunch will highlight locally made products like Morse's Sauerkraut, Moody’s Diner mini whoopie pies, School House Farm Apples, and Spear Farm hay bales for seating (as well as a hay maze for kids).
Hot dogs with all the fixings and an assortment of chips will also be available, all free of charge while supplies last from 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
There will also be a free to enter corn hole tournament with 2 person teams competing for $400 in Dow Furniture Gift Cards and a custom Cornerstone Financial corn hole set. The tournament will start at 10:30 a.m.
Potential competitors for the corn hole tournament and mattress games can sign up at dowfurniture.com, stop by Dow Furniture, or sign up the same day as the Harvest Fest, from 9 - 10 a.m.
And finally, to cap off the Harvest Fest, people will be free to enter Dow Furniture Mattress Games. Two person teams will race in a timed competition including a mattress flipping race followed by a mattress pull/push race. Entrants will be competing for a $1,799 Scott Living Mattress as the grand prize. The mattress games will start at 2 p.m.
“Dow Furniture is all about local Maine businesses which is why they are partnering with Cornerstone Financial of Waldoboro to put on this year’s Harvest Fest at Dow Furniture under the big tent right off Route 1 in Waldoboro on Saturday October 26,” according to a news release.
“I have had the joy of serving individuals and families in the Midcoast area since 1988,” said Allan Beck, president of Cornerstone Financial. “It is my pleasure to partner with Dow Furniture in this event to say thank you to our community.”
Dow Furniture is a family owned mattress and furniture store in Waldoboro that has been serving its community since 1955 and is partnering with Cornerstone Financial, another established locally owned business, to put on this year’s Harvest Fest. Cornerstone was founded in 1988 assisting individuals in many aspects of their financial lives including Medicare insurance plans, Asset Preservation, Social Security Planning, Life insurance, Estate Planning, and more. Cornerstone has new offices in Waldoboro at 816 Atlantic Hwy, Waldoboro just up the road from Dow Furniture.