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Historic Dates

October 2, 1973

Bedford Village Historic District is placed on the National Register of Historic Places

Oktober 3, 2014

Bedford Historical Society holds first ever Oktoberfest.


October 4, 1930

Governor Franklin D. Roosevelt speaks at the 250th Anniversary of the founding of Bedford

October 11, 1972

Bedford Library is given toe the BHS

October 15, 1689

The citizens of Bedford vote to build the first Meeting House

October 18, 1987

200th Anniversary of the Bedford 1787 Court House and the signing of the Constitution with guest speaker Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia







Saturday, October 3rd

Craft beer and wine, Bedford Brew, seasonal food and live music under a grand tent on the Green!

Thanks to our sponsors including Morgan Stanley, Captain Lawrence, Sperry Tent and Bedford Magazine.

Tickets are $150 today and can be purchased at the door


Secrets of the Stones - Old Burying Grounds

Friday, October 23rd from 4:30 - 6:30

Join us as storytellers bring to life the tales of those who now rest in the Old Burying Ground. Tours, storytelling, jack-o-lantern carving contest and refreshments at Historical Hall. Tickets are $5 for children, $10 for adults or $25 for a family.

For more information click here or to purchase your tickets click here.


Save the Date


Saturday, May 21, 2016