Schedule of Happenings, Performances, Dinner Events, and More!

Luminarium Dance Co. Performance at Gristmill

Sunday, July 24, 2016

Luminarium Dance Company is proud to present this year's Cultural Community Outreach Project: 300 Years. Join us for an afternoon of dance and live music celebrating the Wayside's tricentennial, featuring outdoor performances by Boston's award-winning Luminarium Dance Company and composer Mali Sastri. This 40-minute performance of contemporary dance and live music (voice and cello) will be presented three times:

The Grist Mill at Longfellow's Wayside Inn
72 Wayside Inn Rd, Sudbury MA

Strawberry Concert

Tuesday, July 26, 2016 - 7:00pm

The Strawberry Concerts for 2016 presents "Quintessential Brass" at 7PM in the Martha Mary Chapel.  Tickets are $15 in advance.  Concert & Dinner Package is $40 and includes dinner, strawberry shortcake (of course!) and includes tax and gratuity.  Call the front desk at 978-443-1776 to purchase tickets and make your reservations.

Annual Craft Beer Festival

Friday, July 29, 2016

Join us for our Annual Craft Beer Festival in the Wayside Inn Events Tent!  Steve Spector & Friends will be rockin' the tunes while you sample beers from local breweries like Berkshire Brewing Company, Jack's Abbey, Clown Shoes, Sam Adams and Battle Road Brewing Company.  $25 includes all you can eat 'Tavern Foods' and live acoustic music from Steve Spector & Friends.  All Beers just $3 each.  This event sells out quickly and advance reservation is required.  Please call 978-443-1776 for tickets.

Strawberry Concert

Tuesday, August 2, 2016 - 7:00pm

Strawberry Concerts 2016 presents "Southern Rail" at the Martha Mary Chapel at 7PM.  Tickets are $15.  Dinner and concert package is $40 and includes dinner, strawberry shortcake (of course!) tax and gratuity.  Please call 978-443-1776 for tickets and reservations.


Friday, August 5, 2016 -
6:00pm to 9:30pm

Join us for our Annual Countryfest!  Festivities include a BBQ buffet, rockin' live music from Country Band "Thirty 6 Red" and plenty of cold beers (and drinks!) for all the country lovin' folks.  Tickets are $30 and include admission and BBQ dinner.  Cash bar for the cowboys and gals.  Get your tickets early, this event always sells out quickly!  Call 978-443-1776 for tickets to this event.

Henry Ford Night

Friday, August 12, 2016

Join us for a celebration of Henry Ford!  More details to come, stay tuned!

Ford Classic Car Show

Saturday, August 13, 2016 - 3:00pm

Come check out the Ford Classic Car Show this summer! 

Colonial Cider Festival & Fundraiser for Wayside Inn Cider Mill

Friday, September 9, 2016 - 6:00pm

Please join us at our First Annual Colonial Cider Festival to help celebrate America's most beloved beverage! All proceeds will be used to support the restoration of the Wayside Inn cider mill.

See the attached flyer for more information. A $65 donation includes pig roast, cider (hard and soft), a handmade commemorative mug, tours, and music/dancing into the evening. Local brewers from Downeast Cider, Angry Orchard, Stormalong, Lookout Farms, and Harpoon will be providing tastings until 9pm.

Craft Fair

Saturday, September 10, 2016 to Sunday, September 11, 2016

Come celebrate our Annual Craft Fair!  Our vendors will line our fields with beautiful handmade goods.  

Scottish Celtic Band - North Sea Gas

Friday, September 16, 2016

Our Friends from the North Sea Gas band will be joining us for a special show!