Location

Valley Vegfest will take place on Saturday, April 7, 2018 from 10AM-4PM at the J.F.K. Middle School in Florence, a neighborhood of Northampton, MA.

Click the marker on the map below for directions:

Getting There

JFK Middle School is fully accessible with plenty of free parking, located on Bridge Road just a few minutes from  I-91, exit 19 if headed north, or exit 20 if headed south.  Florence can also be reached by bike from many surrounding towns via the Manhan, Northampton, and Norwattuck Rail Trails.  Bike maps and info here.  By bus, take the R42 Northampton/Williamsburg from Northampton to Look Park – JFK Middle School is a short walk from there.  More bus schedules and information here.  Carpools are also encouraged!

Estimated travel time by car:
Amherst, MA – 20 minutes
Greenfield, MA – 25 minutes
Springfield, MA – 30 minutes
Brattleboro, VT – 40 minutes
Pittsfield, MA – 50 minutes
Hartford, CT – 50 minutes
Keene, NH – 60 minutes

If you are visiting and would like to stay over, Smith College has a nice listing of local accommodations.

What to Bring

Admission is free and everyone is welcome!  Donations are much appreciated– extra funds remaining after expenses will be donated to local farm animal sanctuaries.  Bring a friend, bring the whole family!  Enjoy free food samples from exhibitors, or grab lunch from one of our food vendors.  Don’t forget to save room for dessert!