Harvest Homecoming Festival

Harvest Ahead

HARVEST HOMECOMING’S CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD COURTNEY LEWIS OFFERS A SNEAK PEEK OF THE UPCOMING FESTIVAL SEASON  PHOTO BY CHRISTIAN WATSON  HARVEST HOMECOMING 2019 is on the horizon. So, we asked Courtney Lewis, chairman of the board, for a bit of insight and input as to what to expect.  Q & A WITH COURTNEY LEWIS:…Read More

Harvest Homecoming 2018: It’s Going to Be A Bash

51st annual festival begins Oct. 6   Southern Indiana’s renowned fall festival kicks off Oct. 6 in downtown New Albany.   Harvest Homecoming returns for the 51st year, this time featuring the theme “Pumpkin Bash.”   “The name speaks for itself: it is a celebration of everything Harvest,” festival officials said in a release. “This year…Read More

50 Faces of Harvest Homecoming

There’s so much to love about the New Albany festival PHOTOGRAPHED & COMPILED BY JENNIFER MCNELLY, REMY SISK, JOSE APONTE AND ANGIE FENTON In honor of Harvest Homecoming’s 50th anniversary, the Extol Team hit the streets and asked 50 community members what they think makes the New Albany festival so special and why it continues…Read More

Celebrating Harvest Homecoming’s 50th Anniversary | Harvest of Gold

Compiled by Angie Fenton  Historical photos courtesy Stuart B. Wrege Indiana History Room | New Albany-Floyd County Public Library  Photo of Harvest Homecoming mural created by Wilfred Sieg III was taken by Tony Bennett  Photo of the Harvest Homecoming queens provided by Tyler Zoller Photography  ON THE NIGHT of Oct. 10, 1967, the community of…Read More

Harvest Homecoming | Annual Festival Is All About Fun and Philanthropy

  By Nicholas Moore | Photo by Chelsea Flint   Each year, Harvest Homecoming gives us more than delicious chicken and dumplings and great entertainment – it gives lots of money directly back to our community. The festival sponsors the Miss Harvest Homecoming, Miss Harvest Homecoming Teen and Miss Harvest Homecoming Preteen pageants, giving young women…Read More