Saturday, October 18th - 6:30pm to 10pm


See you tonight at Oktoberfest. If you haven't purchased tickets, a limited number will be for

sale for $250 at the door.


Historical Society Members

Help us:


  • priority and discounted invitations to events
  • (each couple attending the Oktoberfest will save $50 over non-members)
  • invitations to member-only events and lectures
  • the satisfaction of knowing they've preserved the past for future generations!






















Historical Hall Events

Monday, 10/20 through Sunday, 10/26

PureThread Pop Up Store

Fashion designers, organic skincare experts, jewelry artists, home textile designers and greenthumbs will have items for sale at the Hall on Monday - Friday from 10am to 6pm and Sunday from noon to 5pm.


Saturday, 11/8 and Sunday, 11/9

Bedford Antiques Show

While the Historical Society is not offering an Antiques Show this year, dealers from the past along with many new dealers will be at the Hall Saturday from 10am to 5pm and Sunday from 11am to 5pm.


Historic Dates

October 2, 1973

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

October 4, 1930

Governor Franklin D. Roosevelt speaks at the

250th Anniversary of the founding of Bedford

October 15, 1689

The citizens of Bedford vote to build the first Meeting House