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Fall For Peabody Festival + Foliage Bike Ride

  • pin Lt. Ross Park (Cy Tenney) 36 Johnson St. Peabody, MA 01960 United States (map)

Help build your community! Join us for a FREE, all day festival celebrating Peabody.

The festival Kicks off at 10am with an 11-mile, foliage bike ride along the Peabody Independence Greenway Bike Path. This is a fun ride, not a race.

All bikers are asked to pre-register online:

If you don't plan to ride, come down to Lt. Ross Park around 11am for music, a kiddie bike parade and costume contest, games, food truck + food vendors, a pop-up pub, and much more. Over at Crystal Lake, we'll be featuring demos for fly fishing, SUP, kayaking, and Curious Creatures. Full schedule below.

Fall For Peabody Festival Schedule Overview:

10a: 11-Mile Fun Foliage Ride along the Independence Greenway Bike Path. Bikers must provide their own bikes + register. Route info in link at the bottom of this page.

11a-on: Music, games + activities begin at Lt. Ross Park (Cy Tenney); including inflatables, lawn games, pumpkin painting with Newhall Fields Community Farm, and more.

11:30a-on: Vibe Food Truck, Treadwell's Ice Cream Peabody, Champions Pub, Peabody, The NexMex Thing, Best Bagel, Brooksby Farm Cider Donuts + Apple Cider

12p: Kids costume bike parade + contest at Lt. Ross Park. Break out the Halloween costumes a little early this year and come cheer your little one on in the kiddie bike parade. Prizes available for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place.

1-3p: Crystal Lake activities begin: A short walk down the bike path, you'll find Curious Creatures, fly fishing demos by Hooked Guide Services, LLC, and SUP + kayak demos by Kayak Learning Center.

3-6p: Pop Up Pub begins: Granite Coast Brewing Company + Essex County Brewing Co + Far From The Tree Cider!

Rain date: October 6th

CLICK HERE for route info and more about the festival:

Thank You to Our Organizers & Vendors:

To our planning committee, sponsor, Phil Richard Insurance and The City of Peabody - Government for making this event happen!

Friends of Peabody Independence Greenway Bike Path who are dedicated to the betterment of our city’s Bike Path + green spaces.

DJ CAS, for providing music + entertainment

Newhall Fields Community Farm @ Tillies Farm + Brooksby Farm for providing pumpkins + painting supplies

Peabody Recreation for providing games, inflatables, + activities, and lots of planning

Food providers: Vibe Food Truck, Champions Pub, Peabody, Treadwell's Ice Cream Peabody, Bagel World, The NexMex Thing, and Brooksby Farm.

Beverage providers: Granite Coast Brewing Company, Essex County Brewing Co., Far From The Tree Cider

Earlier Event: October 4
Peabody Garden Club Meeting
Later Event: October 10
Game Night