Family Fun

Enjoy these beautiful automobiles during the festival. They will be parked Downtown on Sunday from 11:30am to 1:00pm....

Saturday & Sunday September 23rd & 24th, Noon – 5 pm Town Park   Learn your creative arts ABC’s and how to turn fun into FUNKY. Kids of all ages will thrive in the bounty of playful activities, workshops, and whimsical art projects. Highlights include: harvest relay, animal...

Friday September 22, 6:30 pm  Town Park Football Field   Time to put on your black and red, and bring your stompin’ feet over to the Football field! This is sure to be an exciting game, as 2013 and 2014 State Champs and 2015 and 2016 Semifinalists Paonia...

Friday September 22, 12 - 4 pm Downtown Paonia’s downtown is on Grand Avenue, 2nd, and 3rd Streets. We invite you to stroll around town, and discover the charm of Paonia, while finding some great specials for Paonia Promenade. We have art galleries; farm supplies and farm fresh...

Photography Contest: Saturday, September 9 Show Opening: Thursday, September 21 Blue Sage Center for the Arts   1 camera. 3 square miles. 19 hours. Do you have what it takes to capture the essence of Paonia?  Find out by joining in the Picture Paonia Photography Contest on September 9, 2017. Here’s...

Saturday September 23, 10:30 am Town Park   Contra is a communal-style folk dance, from American Colonial times, that is fun and easy to learn. Partners dance in parallel lines, opposite -- or “contra” -- to their partners. In response to the Caller's instructions, each couple interacts with...

Fly by on Friday Sept 22, 4:15 pm Town Park Football Field Pilots are adding a new dimension to the Mountain Harvest Festivities for 2017!  Aircraft that operate from the North Fork Valley Airport will fly over the Paonia Town Park Friday, September 22, at 4:15pm. Join us...

Sunday September 24, 12 –2 pm,  Town Park, Lion’s Pavillion   Join Slow Food Western Slope for a Disco Soup seasonal spread. This spread will be prepared with fresh ingredients, sourced from local farms, that would have otherwise gone to waste. With this Disco Soup, Slow Food Western...

Contest: Sunday September 24, 10:00am Performance: Sunday September 24, 4:30pm, Town Park   Hula Hoop, Hula Hoop; anyone can play from three to one hundred and ten! Join a free hula hooping contest, play in the hoop zone in front of the playground, and see an amazing hoop...

Saturday September 23, 7:00pm – 1:00am Downtown What’s better than live music all night long? Live music in five venues, all night long! Mountain Harvest Festival is proud to present a great line up this year, coordinated by Sam Peart. You can catch all nine bands and Ecstatic...

Saturday September 23, 10 am The Cirque Cyclery   Paonia has seen a renaissance at 232 Grand Ave. Formerly, North Fork Video and historically, Paonia Post Office, it has undergone a huge renovation and is now The Cirque Cyclery aka The Cirque. Inside the industrial modern space are three...

Saturday September 23, 9 am Town Park   If ‘we get what we give' then perhaps spending an hour to care for ourselves could be the greatest gift we can give.  Yoga is an ancient (ancient=tried and true) science designed to release stress and calm the mind. ANYONE...

Saturday September 23rd, 9 am Poulos Park    Ready to ride around our stunning valley? The Paonia Bicycle Club is offering a free, guided ride for enthusiasts of varying abilities. Leaders will be provided to insure riders know the route. Choose to ride 10, 25, or 50 miles....

Friday September 22, 3:45 - 4:15pm Poulos Park to Town Park We love our bicycles in Paonia; and we love parades! So let’s combine them! Be part of parading the downtown visitors to opening events at Town Park on Friday afternoon. Rally the whole family, throw on...

Friday, September 23, 12-4pm Downtown Paonia's Downtown is on Grand Avenue, 2nd and 3rd Streets. We invite you to stroll around town, and discover the charm of Paonia, while finding some great specials for Paonia Promenade. We have art galleries; farm supplies and farm fresh food; clothing,...

Saturday, September 23, Noon Town Park, SE Pavilion Join us on Saturday, September 23rd at the main shelter in the Paonia Town Park for the 5th annual Mountain Harvest Vegan Potluck Luncheon. This is a great opportunity to get creative and share a “plant-based” dish, from soup...

When: September 23rd, 2017, from 12 pm - 2 pm. Where: Paonia Town Park, Next to bandstand   The popular Grape Stomp Competition is a must-see event, generously sponsored by Orchard Valley Farms and the Black Bridge Winery. This fundraising event benefits three local non- profits: Solar Energy...

Friday September 22, 5-7 pm  Town Park   In true Mountain Harvest tradition, Paonia’s Lambert Grange will once again sponsor the annual “I Love Pie” Contest in conjunction with the Chili Cook-off. Pie categories are:   Best Harvest Pie Best Cream Pie Best Double Crust Fruit Pie Best Gluten and Dairy Free Pie Best...