Community Events and Activities

There are a number of community activities and events which have become long-standing tradition in Amherst.  These events are typically sponsored and coordinated by local community organizations.  For more information on community activities and events, please follow the links below.

Amherst Tree Lighting Festival Schedule 2017  

Christmas in Amherst Village House Tour

Halloween 2017 - click here for info

2017 4th of July Festivities   

 * General Overview     *Schedule     *Directions: Parade Participants   

*Making a Float?       * Hot Air Balloons        *Bicycle Parade       * Puppy Parade        *Art Show      *Dog Tales

JULY 1, Get your gas grill propane tank filled at a discount and donate to the 4th of July activities at the same time:  Rymes Propane & Oils, Inc. 

Makers Market July 29, 2017 & August 12, 2017

Amherst Art Show on the Green, 2017

Amherst Tree Lighting Festival Schedule 2016  



To have an activity or event added to this page, please email Mary Guild.