Gloucester Waterfront Festival

Come to Stage Fort Park in Gloucester for the 36th Annual Waterfront Festival.

Historic Stage Fort Park along Gloucester Harbor will once again blossom into the colorful 33rd Annual Gloucester Waterfront Festival. A collection of over 175 Juried Artists and Craftsmen from throughout the U.S. will display their unique creations, live music, plus delicious ethnic foods. A pancake breakfast and traditional New England Lobster Bake complement this picture perfect seaport event!

Free live "family style" entertainment includes Celtic, Ragtime Bands, Country and Folk Music. North Shore Old Car Club will display over 125 Antique Autos on Sunday. Come and sample an array of gourmet delights such as Herbal Dips, Trail Mixes, Jams & Jellies, Maple Products, Dried Fruit & Nuts, Salsa, Mustards, Vinegar's and more.

  • The Gloucester Waterfront Festival runs Rain or Shine.
  • Handicap Accessible.
  • Friendly pets on a leash are welcome.


  • Fine Jewelry
  • Watercolors
  • Pottery
  • Custom Signs
  • Bird Houses
  • Quilts
  • Silk & Dried Floral Arrangements
  • Wildlife Art
  • Dolls
  • Pressed Flowers
  • Painted Antiques
  • Photography
  • Metal Sculpture
  • Western Wear
  • Sand stone
  • Carved Birds
  • Maps
  • Fiber Arts
  • Stained Glass
  • Music Boxes
  • Scroll Work
  • Masks
  • Candles
  • Copper
  • Wood Burning
  • Slate
  • Tapestry Bags
  • Nautical Crafts
  • Shaker Style Furniture
  • Baskets
  • Oil Paintings
  • Primitive and Folk Art
Saturday & Sunday, August 19 & 20, 2017
Parking: $10 per car
(Free parking along Stacy Blvd and Gloucester High School)