A celebration of Thomas Jefferson's agricultural and epicurean legacy
Will the event still be held if it rains? The Heritage Harvest Festival will be held rain or shine.
Will food and beverages be available? Fresh, local, and organic snacks and meals will be available for purchase on Saturday, September 22, including vegetarian and vegan options. Learn More. For Friday lunch, please visit the Café at Monticello.
Where can I park?How will I get from the parking to the festival? On Friday, parking is available at the David M. Rubenstein Visitor Center Parking Lot.
On Saturday, general parking will be available at the Piedmont Virginia Community College (PVCC). Shuttle buses will transport guests to and from the festival all day until 6 PM.
VIP Parking is available at the David M. Rubenstein Visitor Center Parking Lot. Please see Directions & Parking to learn more about festival parking.
How much time do I need to allow for travel between workshops? The festival will be held at Monticello, on the West Lawn. You should allow 20 minutes for travel time between the Visitor Center. Shuttles run continuously throughout the day.
How can I participate in the Festival? Visit our Exhibitor, Vendor, and Volunteer pages for information on how you can get involved. Please contact us early, as we have limited space for vendors and exhibitors.
Can I bring my dog to the festival? No. While we love our pets, dogs are not permitted on the shuttles or at the festival. Service animals are exempt.
How do I get more information? Further questions? Contact Us.