Once a year, Main Street in Medford will be transformed into a quaint winter wonderland, featuring holiday festivities galore with an old-time flair. The festival is free and typically attracts more than 10,000 people from Medford and many surrounding communities. Locals never fail to catch up with old friends on the street; there’s something for everyone! This event is co-hosted by the Main Street Merchants & the Medford Business Association.

Dickens Festival is always the first Saturday of December! It’s a time honored holiday tradition!

Holiday Carolers * Great Food * Hot Chocolate * Magic, Comedy, Juggling * Live Presentations * Free Admission * Free Parking * Rain or Shine * A Fun, Family Event for All Ages

email: dickensmedford@gmail.com for info!

Fill out this form to be notified when planning/applications open up for the next event!

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It’s time to step into a world of enchantment and become a part of the Dickens Festival 2023, a celebration that promises to be even more extraordinary than before! We’re inviting you to be a vital part of this unforgettable event on December 2, 2023. Whether you’re an artist, a food lover, a volunteer, a sponsor, or a non-profit organization, there’s a place for you in this heartwarming celebration.

🎨 Apply to be an Artist: Have a creative spark? Showcase your talents and become a part of the artistic wonder that the Dickens Festival is all about. Apply now to be an artist: Artist Application Link

🚚 Apply to be a Food Truck / Food Vendor: Calling all food enthusiasts! If you’ve got a passion for tantalizing taste buds, then this is your chance to shine. Apply as a food truck or food vendor: Food Vendor Application Link

🏒 Apply to be a Non-Profit Vendor: Organizations with a heart for making a difference, we invite you to join us and showcase your noble causes. Apply as a non-profit vendor, there is no fee, but we ask you to provide an on theme activity, so get creative!: Non-Profit Vendor Application Link

πŸŽ©πŸŽ„πŸŽ… Sponsor the Dickens Festival: Bring the magic to life as a valued sponsor of this extraordinary event. Your support ensures that the Dickens Festival shines brighter than ever before. Sponsorship details: Sponsorship Application Link

πŸ™ŒπŸΌ Sign Up To Be a Volunteer: Want to make a meaningful impact? Volunteer your time and be a part of the behind-the-scenes magic that makes the Dickens Festival come alive. Volunteer now: Volunteer Application Link

✨🎁 Don’t Miss Out: The Dickens Festival is a chance to be part of something truly extraordinary, to contribute to the joy and memories that will last a lifetime. Join us in making this year’s festival the most enchanting yet!

For inquiries or more information, please contact DickensMedford@gmail.com

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A giant thank you to SJ Title for being our presenting sponsor!

Be a Part of the Dickens Festival 2023 on December 2, 2023:
Apply to be an Artist:

Apply to be a Food Truck / Food Vendor:

Apply to be a Non Profit Vendor:

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Sign Up To Be a Volunteer:

2019, 2021 & 2022 generously sponsored by: Zallie’s Shoprite of Medford!

2021 Sponsors – Thank you!