MetroWest Visitors Bureau Presents 6th Annual MetroFest Saturday at Bowditch Field

FRAMINGHAM – The MetroWest Visitors Bureau welcomes all to attend the 6th annual MetroFest on Saturday, June 15, 2019. The event will be held at the Bowditch Athletic and Cultural Complex, 475 Union Ave, Framingham, MA from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm.

This family-friendly event is FREE admission with tremendous thanks to our many sponsors (listed below*) and we couldn’t do it without the dedication of our nearly 100 volunteers.

Make sure you show up hungry, there are 20 different food trucks coming. To name a few, Ulhmans Ice CreamClydes CupcakesSabor Latino, and so many more.

Throughout the day, you will be able to enjoy a variety of music and entertainment, with a little something for everyone. Enjoy sounds of rock, rhythm, & blues from performances by The River ProvidesThe ReminisantsEguie Castrillo and his Orchestra.

MetroFest 2019 will have a wide variety of fun activities for all ages to enjoy with over 100 crafters and exhibitors. Family-friendly activities will include Touch-A-Truck, rock climbing wall, magic and bubble shows, community stage performers, classic cars and so much more.

MetroFest 2019 is very excited to showcase a variety of offerings from MetroWest region: the Marlborough Curling Club, bounce houses and obstacle courses in Kids Town; and a tasting tent featuring Exhibit ‘A’ Brewing Company, Bacon’s Wine & Spirits pouring a selection of wines, and Lookout Farm Brewing & Cider Co. 

“MetroFest unites residents, visitors, and businesses together from the MetroWest area and is the largest arts and culture event of its kind in the region,” says Jill Schindler, Interim Executive Director of the MetroWest Visitors Bureau.  This is the 6th annual MetroFest and we are excited to continue to showcase the tremendous assets across this region. There is so much to do and see!  The MetroWest region possesses such amazing cultural diversity and that is what we highlight at MetroFest-from the food and music to activities, community entertainment, tastings of the region’s locally produced beer, wine, and cider, business and activities.  There is something for everyone and this is a family-friendly, FREE event.  Come one, come all, and relish in the richness of the region” 

*The 6th Annual MetroFest is made possible through generous sponsorships from Main Stage Sponsor: MetroWest Savings Bank, Event Partner Sponsor: City of Framingham,  Area Sponsors: Avidia Bank, Bernardi Auto Group, Framingham Parks and Rec, MetroWest Medical Center, Participating Sponsors: Advocates, Bath Fitter, Brewster Ambulance, DCU, LimoLiner, and the MetroWest Express.  Media Sponsor: MetroWest Daily News and Supporting Sponsors: Ameriprise Financial Services, APEX Entertainment Center, BMW, Camp Cody, Charlie Pasewark, Keller Williams, Distinctive Hospitality Group, Eversource,  Framingham State University, LeafFilter,  MassBay Community College, MetroWest Chamber of Commerce, Mutual One Bank, Natick Center Cultural District, RCN, Renewal by Andersen, Rescom Exteriors, RIHI, SkyBokx 109, Sleep Number, Solar Flair, The VERVE Crowne Plaza Hotel,  Techniart, T-Mobile, United Home Experts, Verizon Fios, Wegmans,  Wellesley Sports Center.


The MetroWest Visitors Bureau is the only regional organization with the mission of stimulating the MetroWest economy by marketing the region’s assets. We have served hundreds of businesses, nonprofit agencies, and municipalities since our founding seven years ago. This independent nonprofit organization markets the region’s cultural and recreational venues, retailers, restaurants, accommodations, and educational and other services to visitors and residents alike. These marketing efforts also serve to brand the region, build collaborations across sectors and towns, support jobs-producing enterprises, and make residents and employees proud of where they live and work. The Commonwealth of Massachusetts matches each dollar raised by the Visitors Bureau, which doubles the impact of every revenue source.  Contact the MetroWest Visitors Bureau through their online submissions, or visit them online at www.metrowestvisitors.orgor

Framingham Source Editor Susan Petroni

Susan Petroni Framingham Source Editor Email: Phone: 508-315-7176

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