Prince Rupert’s first Harvest Festival scheduled for Oct. 26

October in Prince Rupert is synonymous with Hallowe'en Fest, but this year there is a second festival happening late in the month.

October in Prince Rupert is synonymous with Hallowe’en Fest, but this year there is a second festival happening late in the month.

The Salmonberry Farmer’s Market is hosting the first ever Harvest Festival at the Jim Ciccone Civic Centre on Oct. 26 from one p.m. to six p.m. The day will include games and activities for people of all ages, including hoola hooping and a drum circle, interactive art with Leanna Spence, a community art show, vendors and community group displays .

There will also be contests and prizes for best jam, baked pie, quilt, photography, local harvest item and more.

Drop by 307 West 3rd Ave. or the library for a full list of categories and to register.