Billings, MT -Saturday, October 8th, 2016 is Downtown Billings’ 13th Annual Harvestfest under Skypoint from 9am to 4pm. Hosted by the Downtown Billings Alliance (DBA), this fall festival features Arts & Crafts tents, Farmers Market produce, a variety of food trucks, free children’s activities, a pumpkin pie baking contest, the Fall Gift-Basket Raffle, and live entertainment under Skypoint at Broadway and 2nd Ave. Montana Brewing Company will host a seasonal beer garden outside at 113 N. Broadway from 10am-4pm. The public can expect eight varieties of Pumpkin Beer, complimentary t-shirts, and special glassware give-aways.
The pumpkin pie baking contest will take place under Skypoint starting at 11am with the contest results announcement at 1pm. The contest is open to the public and applications can be found on downtownbillings.com. All applicants must bring their pies to Skypoint at Broadway and 2nd Ave. by 10am the day of the festival. The Kid’s Area will be located on Broadway near 3rd Ave. from 9am-3pm. Activities will include face-painting and free crafts. There will be games for adults and children including a pumpkin seed spitting contest and the Cornhole Bean Bag Toss. Additionally, the Fall Gift-Basket Raffle will feature gift-baskets donated by downtown merchants and all proceeds will go to DBA street beautification projects.