Conway Festival of the Hills & Road Race



Conway, MA (1 Elm Street, Conway, MA 01341, Conway MA)

October 1 from 10 am to 4 pm.   The Conway **Festival of the Hills and Road Race.** Rain or shine at the town field in historic Conway center in Western Massachusetts.

Enjoy a wide range of exhibits, activities, and demonstrations, including live music, a craft fair, food vendors, local products, the famed log splitting contest and skillet toss, and of course, fried dough with maple cream. Lots of free activities for kids and tweens. Admission, parking, and almost all festival activities are free of charge.  The festival raises scholarship money for the town’s high school graduates.

In addition to the festival on Sunday, there is a full weekend of activities, including art exhibits, a book sale, turkey dinner and a road race.

The Covered Bridge Classic 10K road race. The fee for the 10K is $30.  For a child runner, with a parent also entered, the fee is $5. This year’s race is part of the 2023 SMAC Race Series. Online registration for the race is at:, through September 29th. You can also register on the day of the race, October 1, in front of Conway’s Field Memorial Library until 9:40am.

A complete schedule of weekend activities, course maps and other detailed information is available at You can also find the festival on Facebook at